Review of Novomatic’s Cindereela Slots Game
If you are a fan of fairy tales and also enjoy playing slots, there is no dearth of fairy tale theme-based online or offline slots today. Novomatic recently came up with a Cinderella-themed slot, only it changed the name to Cindereela. The game has all the characters from the fairy tale and is entertaining, as it is lucrative.
Theme and Symbols
The classic fairy tale by Anne Anderson is one that fascinates and appeals to many young girls everywhere around the world. The fairy tale has been turned into several movies, theater dramas and even music videos. Now the story has found its way into casino games too. Cindereela from Novomatic is a classic five-reel slot. The symbols in the slot include Cinderella, her pet dog, the little rats, the fairy godmother, red glass slippers, the pumpkin, the charming prince, and high card values A, K, Q, J, 10 and 9.
The game music is standard Novomatic music, which can get a little annoying after a while. The graphics are plain and simple, with only the wining payline being highlighted. The only animated character in the game is the fairy godmother, with wings and a wand.
The minimum bet you can place in the game is four coins per line and the number of lines you can bet on can be anything between one and ten. Ten is the total number of paylines in the game. So the minimum bet you place will be four and the maximum bet will be 1000, with 100 coins per line. You can bet 4, 5, 8, 10, 15, 20, 30, 40, 50, 80 and 100 per line.
Bonus Features in the Game
The fairy godmother is the bonus symbol and triggers the free games feature. Cinderella is the wild symbol and replaces all, but the fairy godmother to create winning paylines Cinderella is also the highest paying symbol offering 40000 if it appears five times on a payline. The prince is the second highest paying symbol with 20000 for five of a kind. The fairy godmother also offers scatter pays, up to 8000x the bet if the symbol appears five times in a row.
Three of the fairy godmother symbols on the screen can trigger up to 30 free spins. The fairy god mother appears on the screen with the note that all wins during the free spins are doubled. As you watch, the fairy sets the clock to a specific duration, which determines the number of free spins you get. The free spins feature is executed in the auto play mode, which means the reels will spin for the set bet amount for the number determined by the fairy. All wins from the game are doubled and added to the overall wins from the free spins round.
While the scatter can help you win a lot of money, it is difficult to trigger it. The fairy usually appears twice on the reels. The autoplay option will let you play for 10, 20, 30, 40 and 50 times without clicking on the “spin” button. Also, Cindereela has a gamble option that allows you to double the win amount. So every time you win, you have to choose between gambling the amount and collecting it to be able to go to the next round.