The Rise of AI Review
This is a cyberpunk slot with 5 reels, 3 rows and 10 pay-lines. The latter reward in both directions and even starting from the middle reel. You can use wagers in the range of 0.10 to £100 per spin. The game has an RTP of 96% and you can win up to 25,000 times your stake per spin. This is thanks to the Random Multiplier that triggers at times. You can have your payouts boosted up to 50 times with this feature.
A full screen of the best paying red symbol grants 500 times your stake. If this win is boosted with the maximal multiplier of x50, you will pocket 25,000 times your bet. Besides Random Multiplier, there is another feature. If you take part in a card gamble and try to beat the dealer’s card, you will double your payout when you succeed.
The game is set in a city of a future time in fluorescent blue with purplish hues. This you can see on the background. The playing grid is made to represent a black screen of a high-tech device. On its black background, the reels aren’t separated by any frames. The symbols land on the 5×3 screen. You can see card suits made of fluorescent blue, green, orange and purple lights. They frame the J, Q, K and A cards that remind of Chinese letters with a futuristic look.
There are 3 characters as premiums. The man wears glasses and is in green fluorescent light. The woman has a fluorescent pink and purple hue and pops inside a triangle. The circular red symbol with the head might be some kind of cyborg. On both sides of the grid at random may pop a multiplier like buttons after being pressed. The soundtrack is electronic and in tune with the theme of the slot. The images are precise, clear and high-tech.
The Rise of AI Gameplay
The pay-table consists of 4 low-value cards styled in a futuristic way and 3 premiums. To score wins you need 3, 4 or 5 matching symbols on any of the 10 pay-lines. The combinations can start from the leftmost, rightmost or middle of the reels to ensure wins. This makes the 10 pay-lines function as 20 due to the paying both ways mechanic.
The J and Q pay equally – 3, 4 and 5 return 0.50, 2 and 10 times your stake. The K and A return 0.50, 4 and 20 times your stake for 3, 4 and 5 identical symbols on a pay-line. The man in green and the woman in pink pay equally and are two of the premiums. They return 1, 6 and 30 times your bet for 3, 4 and 5 symbols in combinations. The most rewarding of all symbols is the character in red – landing 3, 4 and 5 of it pays 2, 10 and 50 times your bet for 3, 4 and 5 symbols.
The Rise of AI Features / Bonuses
On each spin, you will see multipliers that activate and are displayed on the left and right of the screen. Whenever you hit a winning combination, a multiplier may be triggered. If it does, it will boost your payouts by the displayed number. This is the Random Multiplier feature and can have a maximal value of x50 in best cases.
Every win you score increased or not by the Random Multiplier you can subject to a Risk Gamble. This you can do up to 10 times in a row if the gamble is successful. You have to beat the displayed face-up dealer’s card by choosing one of the 4 face-down cards. You rely on luck and depend on the value of the dealer’s card to win. The higher it is the fewer chances you stand. If you beat his card, your win will be doubled. If not, you will lose it. The average RTP of the Risk Gamble is 84%.
The Rise of AI is a unique journey in a future which isn’t impossible at all. The game corresponds to the prevailing AI power, influence and control nowadays. This making the game up-to-date with what is happening in the world today. If you like its futuristic design and its features that can grant up to as much as 25,000 times your stake, give it a go!