Gonzo’s Quest Megaways Slot Game
Gonzo’s Quest Megaways Slot Introduction
Meet Gonzo, the redoutable conquistador. He’s looking for the lost city of gold but has stumbled onto an Inca temple housing huge stone blocks instead. That’s the story of Gonzo’s Quest Megaways, an online slot game that takes everything that made the original such a classic and ups the ante tenfold, incorporating the hugely popular Megaways mechanic alongside engaging bonuses and features such as free spins, cascading reels, multipliers and more!
Gonzo's Quest Megaways Game Details
- RTP (Return to Player):
- Min / Max Bet:
- $0.10 / $10.00
- Hit Rate:
- 1 in 5.0
- Auto Play:
- Diamonds per $:
- Min. 500
Gonzo’s Quest Megaways Slot Game Background
The Gonzo’s Quest Megaways online slot was released by Red Tiger on July 23rd 2020. It features a 6-reel set-up and anywhere between 2-7 rows depending on the on-screen action and size of the symbols in play; this is coupled with a max 117,649 paylines plus a max possible payout of 21,000x the stake. This is coupled with a couple of exciting special features, which are discussed in more detail below. Adding to the appeal is the slot’s conquistador-themed presentation, offering a glimpse of what an Inca temple might have looked like back in the day, with lots of little flourishes and touches that add to the immersion and atmosphere.
Gonzo’s Quest Megaways Slot Game Design
Red Tiger has created something truly special with this slot. Load up Gonzo’s Quest Megaways and you’re immediately transported to the aforementioned Inca temple, replete with square stone blocks with the carved heads that make up the symbols. Speaking of which, even the way the symbols fall is unique - rather than the usual spinning reels movement, the stone blocks just fall on top of each other, then crumble and disappear. Even Gonzo himself makes an appearance, standing on the left side of the screen, and he's very interested in what’s going on in the reels. The ambient sounds - birds chirping, distant animal sounds - along with the various musical beats - complete what’s a mightily impressive title that will almost make you believe you’re deep in the South American jungle.
Gonzo’s Quest Megaways Slot Mobile
The Gonzo’s Quest Megaways slot game is available on both desktop and mobile, including phones and tablets. The only requirement is a stable internet connection.
Gonzo’s Quest Megaways Slot Symbols
The symbols are colourful and elaborately detailed and of course take on an Incan theme, being represented with carved stone heads.
First we have the stone blocks with animal heads. These have a payout of 0.5x - 0.8x the stake for 6-of-a-kind on the reels.
Stone blocks with masks next, and these have a payout of between 1x - 4x the stake for 6-of-a-kind on the reels.
In this slot, there’s an additional mask of a deity that wears large, red earrings and a flame-coloured spiked crown. This one has the biggest payout of 15x the stake for 6-of-a-kind on the reels.
The slot’s Wild symbol is a stone block with a question mark on it. As usual, it substitutes for all other paying symbols in the game, as well as the Free Fall symbols (more on those below). It also has another feature. Up to 2 Wild symbols can land on the reels on the same spin, 1 Wild for the first 3 reels and another Wild for the second 3 reels. Additionally, Wild symbols don’t break upon participating in a win, and for this reason, they are known as Unbreakable Wilds.
The Free Fall symbol, represented by a golden disk with a mask design on it, is the key to triggering the slot title’s version of the Free Spins feature.
Couple of other things before we move on. First, you’ll have noticed that there are no playing card symbols present in this slot, so you can tell that the developer was going for total immersion into the world of the Incas here. Also, all the aforementioned symbols can be caught in the Avalanche Function, which is discussed in more detail below.
Gonzo’s Quest Megaways Slot Bonus Features
The slot game includes several bonus features, all of which are discussed below.
Each reel can reveal up to 7 symbols in view, and landing consecutive symbols on all reels after a spin could lead to the maximum 117,649 ways to win! All winning combinations are added together, payouts are multiplied by the stake. Such is the advantage of the Megaways Mechanic.
All winning symbols will cause a chain reaction, meaning that they are removed from the reels and replaced by new symbols coming into play from above the reels. Cascades continue until no more winning symbols are generated.
This function is available from the outset as soon as you land a winning combination on the reels. The winning symbols crumble and are replaced with other symbols dropping from above. If those symbols form winning combinations, then the avalanche continues for as long as there are winning symbols forming winning combinations. But that’s only half of it. Avalanches are tied to win multipliers (called avalanche multipliers in-game) and these increase as the avalanches continue. Let’s take a quick look:
- Initial Avalanche = 1x multiplier
- Second Avalanche - 2x multiplier
- Third Avalanche - 3x multiplier
- Fourth Avalanche and beyond - 5x multiplier
Free Fall Feature
this slot’s version of the Free Spins bonus round, this mechanic is triggered by landing 3 Free Fall symbols on a bet line OR 2 Free Fall symbols and 1 Wild symbol. Either way, the reward is an initial 9 Free Spins. Each additional Free Fall symbol that lands during the feature awards a further 3 Free Spins. Additionally, the Avalanche Function remains in play during Free Falls, although the values of the multipliers are increased:
- Initial Avalanche = 3x multiplier
- Second Avalanche - 6x multiplier
- Third Avalanche - 9x multiplier
- Fourth Avalanche and beyond - 15x multiplier
So the combination of the Avalanche and Free Falls mechanics - and the increased win multipliers these bring - is the key to potentially earning the biggest wins.
This is the game’s one truly new feature. When triggered, the slot may randomly start to shake and all low-paying symbols will be destroyed allowing only high-paying symbols to take their place.
Gonzo’s Quest Megaways Slot Summary
Gonzo’s Quest Megaways is the superb follow-up/sequel to the classic conquistador-themed original!
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