Review of IGT’s Slots Machine Pharaoh’s Fortune
Among the many Egyptian themed slots that you can play today, Pharaoh’s Fortune by IGT is one. The game, which is one of the top online slots developed by the company, takes you on a journey to ancient Egypt, the land of rich heritage and culture that existed a long time ago. The best part about this game is that everything related to the ancient Egyptian culture has been approached with a modern attitude.
Theme and symbols
Pharaoh’s Fortune is about an Egyptian pharaoh and his rich heritage and wealth. The symbols in the slot machine game include the Egyptian eye, a bird, the Pharaoh’s Fortune logo with a pyramid, a golden beetle with the sun, a snake, an owl, a smiling pharaoh with sunglasses on, a gladiator, a sphinx, an Egyptian dog and an Egyptian danseuse/performer all depicted in ancient Egyptian script. The Pharaoh and the queen symbols are animated in a funny way, when they appear together on a single slot, on a winning pay line The symbols in the base game rounds and the free bonus rounds differ to an extent, which makes the game as entertaining as it is.
The graphics and the animations in the game are cool and so is the background music, which is the popular song called “Walk like an Egyptian” by The Bangles. If you are a Bangles’ fan, you will simply love playing the auto-play mode on this slot, which does not interrupt the music
There are a total of 15 pay lines on this slot, and you can bet 1, 2, 3, 5, 10, 20, 30, 50, 100 and 200 credits per line. The maximum amount you can bet in this game is 3,000. The amount you wish to bet can be changed every round, except during the bonus rounds.
The interface has also been given a touch of ancient Egyptian style, to make the game all the more appealing. Start paying this game for real money, or try it our first for free or fun money to see if you really want to wager real money on it. The game is offered for free on several review sites, as well as online casinos. The game has an expected payback ranging between 92.53% and 96.53%.
Bonus features in the game
The Pharaoh’s jewel studded eagle symbol is the highest paying symbol in the game and it gives you 1,000 times your stake if you get five such symbols on a winning pay line The pyramid symbol with the Pharaoh’s Fortune logo is the wild and replaces all the symbols except the Scatter, which is the golden beetle. The scatter and wild also pay individually, if you get at least 2 of them. The pharaoh symbol triggers the free spins bonus – if you get the golden pharaoh at least three times on reels, the free spins bonus is triggered.
The pharaoh shouts out “bonus” and then the player is taken to a screen with several blocks inside the wall, with each block having an Egyptian inscription. You have to select three blocks on the wall, which will determine the number of free spins and the multiplier you get. The symbols during the bonus round change into colorful Egyptian dancers, dancing mummies and other entertaining icons!
The money you win during these bonus rounds depends on the number of lines you win during the free spin and the stake at which the free spins bonus was activated. Also, the free bonus rounds are played at the same stake as with what the bonus round is triggered.