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Gladiator is a Playtech slot machine dedicated to the gladiators of Ancient Rome consisting of 5 reels and 25 active pay lines. 10 basic images and two bonus images are spun on its reels: Wild that completes the winning combinations and activates Gladiator Bonus with instant prizes and Scatter that awards prizes in any position and launches the Coliseum Bonus with free spins. In the slot there is the possibility of activating the double or nothing game to increase the winnings and play for free with the demo slot.
Bonuses and free spins on slot Gladiator
After 3, 4 and 5 Scatter appear with the Colosseum image in any space, the player will see four lines with square stones. The player will have to choose a stone from each line. The stone in the first line will show the number of free spins, in the second line it will determine the additional multiplier, the stone in the third will choose the additional Scatter among the ordinary symbols, and the stone in the fourth line will determine the Wild. If during the free spins on the third reel of the online machine the emperor symbol appears, the player will receive three additional free spins. The free spins round cannot be extended in any other way. During the free spins the prize is paid according to the last bets of the player. There is no possibility to change the bet, number of lines or coin value.
This bonus game is activated after obtaining three symbols Wild. In front of the player, nine helmets of silver, bronze and gold will appear on the additional game screen. Each helmet brings the player a corresponding prize, the highest prizes are contributed by the golden helmet.
Symbols and winning combinations
On the Gladiator game machine there are ordinary symbols and bonus symbols, the ordinary ones are images of gladiator protagonists, Lucila, emperor, Marcus Aurelius and playing cards, they form winning combinations of 3, 4 and 5 symbols from left to right. To determine the prize for the combination the coefficient of each symbol indicated in the Paytable pay table has to be multiplied by the value of the bet per line.
The game machine bonus symbols are:
- Colosseum, is the symbol Scatter that does not depend on the pay lines. For 2, 3, 4 and 5 symbols Scatter in any slot of the slot the player will receive 1, 2, 20 and 100 times the total bet. The appearance of three or more Colosseum symbols will trigger the Coliseum Bonus game with free spins.
- Gladiator’s Helmet is Wild which spins only on the second, third and fourth reels. The Wild substitutes other symbols in the combinations, with the exception of the Scatter. In case if the helmet image appears on three reels at the same time, the bonus game Gladiator Bonus will be activated.
Double or nothing game
To launch the risk game it is necessary to obtain any winning combination and press the Gamble button. However, during the automatic spins there is no possibility to activate the risk game. The object of the game of double or nothing is to determine the color of the closed card, red or black. If the player is correct with the color of the card, he will double the last winnings and will obtain the possibility of multiplying the prize again in the risk game. In the event of a mistake, the total prize will be void and the round will be over. To end the risk game and collect the current prize it is necessary to press Collect.
How to play slot Gladiator
To play the slot you use the control panel with the following buttons:
- Click to change, determines the value of a virtual currency, from 0.01 to 5 demo credits. Demo credits are converted into coins in order to simplify betting calculations.
- Lines, sets the number of paylines from 1 to 25. Additionally, the number of paylines is determined by the numbered buttons around the game screen.
- Bet Per Line, determines the bet per line from 1 to 10 virtual coins. The value of the bet in credits depends on the cost of the coin.
- Spin, start the spin with the current bet. Repeated clicking of the button while rotating the reels will stop the spinning sooner.
- Bet Max activates the spin at the maximum bet of 250 virtual coins.
- Auto Start, activates the automatic spins mode. Above this button in the Spins window are the “-” and “+” buttons. Through these the player can indicate the number of automatic spins up to 99.
- Stop, serves to stop the reels during automatic spins.
- Info, displays the information table with payouts and short game rules on the screen.
- Gamble, after a beneficial spin of the reels, starts the risk game offering the possibility of increasing the prize of the last spin.
The panel contains the following information windows:
- The Lines button shows the number of active pay lines.
- Line Bet, shows the amount of the bet per line.
- Total Bet, reflects the total amount of the bet. This number is displayed in demo credits.
- Win, shows the amount of the last prize.
- Cashier, shows the amount of demo credits on the player’s balance.
On the reels of the online slot machine are shown the speaker buttons that regulate the sound and the wrench that opens the additional window with the buttons that serve to make personal adjustments and open the menu with detailed rules of the game. To start the game in the slot it is necessary to determine the parameters: the cost of the virtual currency, the amount of the bet per spin and the number of active pay lines.