Halloweenies Online Slot from Microgaming
Halloweenies from Microgaming is an online slot game with five reels and 20 pay lines. The online slot game is a colourful cartoon rendition of a Halloween theme. The top jackpot prize is 13 000x the pay line bet which is won by spinning the right wild symbol combination.
Along with substituting wild symbols, Halloweenies features a pick a pumpkin bonus game and a free spins bonus feature. Players can choose to play 5x or 10x automatic spins but an auto play option is also available. The control panel beneath the reels is where players can select the desired pay lines, the number of coins and the coin values along with a max bet option which speeds up the betting process and starts the reels spinning. Bets start from as little as 0.01 per coin and five coins can be bet on each activated pay line.
The Halloweenies Theme and Symbols
The Halloween theme of the Halloweenies online slot game is portrayed in a comical and cartoonlike way. Bright green sludge frames the symbols and other images which include various sweets such as liquorice allsorts, jellies, love hearts and chocolates that are the lowest paying symbols.
Special symbols include a jack o lantern and a psychotic looking bunny while the higher paying symbols are those with the trick or treaters dressed up in costume. These include Frankenstein in a nurse’s costume, a skeleton appearing to be dressed up as a teenager, a wolf dressed up in a lambs costume and a witch dress up as a grizzly bear.
The Halloweenies sound effects are theme orientated with sounds of the night such as chirruping crickets and squeaking bats but there are also scary types of sounds like cackling witches, slamming doors, light footsteps and ghostly moans.
The wild symbol is only one special symbol found on the Halloweenies online slot reels. This is a substituting wild represented by four creatures that become animated when involved in a win. The wild will not substitute scatters or bonus symbols. Five wilds on an activated pay line awards the 13 000x top jackpot prize but landing four or even three of the wild symbols on an activated pay line will pay out too.
The Halloweenies Bonus Game Features
The psychotic looking bunny symbol is the Halloweenies scatter symbol. A total of 13 free spins are played when the bunny symbol appears three, four or five times on a spin. Additional free spins may be won while playing free spins by spinning more scatter symbols. The bonus game can be triggered during this feature and any winning symbol combination that lands on a free spin comes with a 3x multiplier.
In order to trigger the Halloweenies online slot pick a pumpkin bonus game the jack o lantern bonus symbol must be present at least three times. The screen will change and display a total of 13 pumpkins. The aim is to choose three of the pumpkins to reveal what prizes they hold. All of the pumpkins hold different cash amounts of which will be rewarded when chosen. The winning cash will be paid out and the main game will resume.