Magic Journey is a game due to release in January by Pragmatic Play. It is unique, has unconventional gameplay and features. There are no wilds, scatters or free spins. You can relish in re-spins and 8 pay-lines. They reward you whenever the corresponding symbols are activated.
Magic Journey is a fun slot inspired by Chinese culture and legends. It centres around the monkey king and pig men, there are Buddhist monks. The game is mesmerising, different and ensures unforgettable time.
The slot has 3 reels, 3 rows and 8 active pay-lines. The wagers are in the range of from 0.20 to 100 credits per spin. There are 5 characters and blank symbols that can land on the 3×3 reels. You see a scorecard in a row of 5×1 format below.
The features are unusual and your wins depend on the characters activated on the scorecard. Magic Journey has high volatility and an RTP of 96.54%. The jackpot win is 400 times your stake or £40,000.
The game uses Chinese legends and mythology with the main character – the warrior Sun Wukong. In the background, you see a traditional temple. The grid has a 3×3 format with 9 symbols of the different characters. Here are the Monkey King, Pig Man, Sha Wujing, Princess Iron Fan, Bull Demon King, Hai Long Wang, Master Tang and Nezha.
These are a mixture of humans and animals – humanoids. Below the reels, there is a 1×5 scorecard. The soundtrack is distinctive and nice. The images are greatly designed and animated with a lot of colours and look like a cartoon movie. The graphics and soundtrack are superb.
Magic Journey is based on the Chinese warrior Sun Wukong. All 5 characters have the same payout. The key to winning is to highlight symbols on the scorecard at the bottom with 5 positions. This activates them on the 3×3 grid. When the activated symbols form on a pay-line, you win.
The payouts are in the range of 2x to 400x bet for 1 to 8 winning lines as follows:
If you see Sun Wukong, the Respin feature is activated and you get 1 re-spin. During the re-spin, more symbols can land and they get highlighted. The horizontal 1×5 reel spins and either lands symbols that get activated or blank icons. If you win with these symbols forming pay-lines you will be paid. If no lines are created on the scorecard the spin ends. At the end of the re-spins, you will be paid according to the number of pay-lines you have highlighted.
Magic Journey is a nice game in a 3×3 format with an extra 1×5 horizontal reel that gives you the payouts. The re-spin feature adds more thrill and the maximum that the game can give you 400 times your stake. Be aware that this is a high volatility slot. We recommend you to try it for free and if you like it play for real.