Heidi Goes Wild
The Royal Family is a unique slot with a lot of boosters in the form of multipliers, extra wilds and sticky wilds. There are free spins, two additional features and the members of the royal family as card characters.
The Royal Family is a video slot by Yggdrasil, which was inspired by Vikings Go Berzerk. It includes a diversity of modifiers and chances to win more. The theme is medieval and royal with red curtains and castles.
The game has 5 reels, 4 rows and 25 fixed pay-lines that reward for left to right created combinations. You can play with wagers from 0.10 to 200 credits. The game has medium to high volatility and a return to player rate of 96.10%. The Royal Family includes a diversity of boosters and a top payout of 1,981 times your stake per spin.
The Royal Family includes a Royal Chest feature, which is active in the base game and free spins. This is one of the ways to trigger the bonus round. The other is with 3 or more scatters in a spin. You can also use the Feature Prizes mode to activate the free spins. The extra features in the slot include cash rewards from 4 to 100 times your stake. There are also extra free spins, additional wilds, sticky wilds and x4 multipliers.
The game is set in front of castles seen on both sides of the grid. The latter is made of 20 symbols from the 5 reels and 4 rows. The reels are grey and made of bricks. On them, you will see the 4 card suits styled simply – a green diamond, a purple spade, a blue heart and red club. There are 4 card royal characters of the green Jack, brown King, purple Queen and blue Ace. These are all members of the royal palace and family.
The images are cartoonish and stylish. There are also golden free spins cups, joker wilds and special symbols. Under each of the 5 reels, you will see a meter with 2 positions made of red royal curtains. The soundtrack is melodic, royal and adventurous like taken from a cartoon movie about royals. The free spins take place inside the palace. The music is more festive with trumpets and fanfares.
The low-paying symbols are the 4 card suits. The green diamond pays 0.20, 1 and 1.6 times your stake for 3, 4 and 5 symbols on a line. The purple spade gives you from 0.20 to 2 times your stake for 3 to 5 symbols. The clubs return 0.20, 1.20 and 2.40 times your stake for 3, 4 and 5 symbols on a pay-line. The blue heart pays 0.20, 1.20 and 2.80 times your stake for 3, 4 and 5 symbols in a combination.
The premiums are 4 symbols of 4 royal personalities with their respective card characters. The Jack gives you 0.80, 3 and 6 times your stake. The Queen returns 1, 3 and 7 times your stake for 3, 4 and 5 symbols. Second in value is the King that pays 1.20, 4 and 8 times your stake for 3, 4 and 5 symbols of a kind. The Ace is the best player and its value is 1.20, 4 and 10 times your stake.
The wild is the joker with the inscription on it. This symbol substitutes for missing regular ones. The scatter is the golden cup with the ‘Free Spins’ mark on it.
Part of the game is a Royal Chest feature that triggers when you land the Royal Chest symbol on reels 5. When this happens the base game, this results in you winning one of the following prizes:
Cash reward of from 100 to 2,500 coins equal to 4, 6, 8, 10, 12, 16, 20, 30, 40, 60, 80 or 100 times your stake
The second way to trigger the bonus game besides via the Royal Chest feature is with 3 to 5 scatters landed in one spin. You will receive:
You may have noticed the Collection Meters at the bottom of each reel. They offer you a third way to trigger the desired free spins. Each meter has 2 positions. Filling them by collecting any 2 feature prizes rewards you with 8 starting free rounds. The Feature Prizes are active during the free spins only.
There are 7 Common Feature Prizes, which you can collect on any reel. These include:
The Rare Feature Prizes are 5 and can be collected per reel. They included:
During free spins, all premiums royal character symbols will spin. Each of them may become sticky wild once it stops. The premiums spin and may become sticky wilds at random. Sticky wilds stay on their places until the end of the free spins.
By Activating the Royal Chest feature with a Royal Chest on reel 5 during Free Spins you can win:
Although The Royal Family includes plenty of boosters, its jackpot win isn’t very generous – 1,981x stake. Even so, you have good chances to win 100 to 500 times your stake per spin at any time in the game. If you like the features and theme of the slot, give it a try and play for real before you go on with money wagers.