Big Scary Fortune Slot Game
Big Scary Fortune Slot Introduction
The Big Scary Fortune online slot game - developed and released by Inspired Gaming in October 2022 - is set in a haunted forest where spooks and spectres roam, and a creepy castle sits atop a hill overlooking a graveyard. It will take one brave soul to venture into this land where things go bump in the night!
Big Scary Fortune Game Details
- RTP (Return to Player):
- Min / Max Bet:
- £0.20 / £20.00
- Hit Rate:
- 1 in 7.0
- Auto Play:
- Diamonds per £:
- Min. 500
Big Scary Fortune Slot Game Background
Big Scary Fortune continues a trend by Inspired Gaming regarding the evolution of the Free Spins feature found in their Big series of slot games, so slots such as Big Bonus through slots like Big Spin Bonus and recently to Big Fishing Fortune. Unlike slots that issue a fixed number of free spins and a limited number of possible re-triggers (whether a payout is achieved or not), the Free Spins feature in slots like Big Scary Fortune can potentially trigger an unlimited number of spins until a bonus is collected.
Big Scary Fortune Slot Game Design
Like all the slots in Inspired Gaming’s Big series, Big Scary Fortune is a 5-reel, 3-row online slot game with an average of 10 paylines and a potential maximum payout of 2,500x the stake.
The action occurs in a creepy forest in the dead of night. A bright full moon looks down at twisted trees through which snakes a frozen lake. Meanwhile, a haunted house sits atop a hill overlooking a graveyard. The game grid - encased in a thin blue frame - dominates the centre of the screen. The game logo sits above this. The reels are transparent; this allows players to see the twisted landscape behind them. So far so typically horror-themed. However, Big Scary Fortune doesn’t take itself too seriously. This is exemplified most clearly by the slot’s symbols, which are both colourful and stylised.
Big Scary Fortune also boasts an immersive audio presentation whether you’re spinning the reels. When not doing so, you get a suitably creepy and mysterious score punctuated by subtle wailing and lamenting chants alongside other ambient sounds like crickets chirping, distant wolf howls and even the wind itself. Spin the reels and you get bell-tolling sounds and a soundtrack that wouldn’t look out of place in a certain auteur’s filmography.
Big Scary Fortune Slot Mobile
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Big Scary Fortune Slot Symbols
The game has 12 symbols, all fitting the light-hearted horror theme to a tee.
- 10 - A playing card symbols = these all have a payout of 10x the stake for 5-of-a-kind on the reels.
- Pumpkin symbols = these have a payout of 20x the stake for 5-of-a-kind on the reels.
- Ghost and eyeball symbols = these have a payout of 50x the stake for 5-of-a-kind on the reels.
- Black cat symbol = this has a payout of 100x the stake for 5-of-a-kind on the reels.
- Witch’s hat symbol = this has a payout of 200x the stake for 5-of-a-kind on the reels.
- Wild symbol = represented by a scarecrow with a pumpkin head, this symbol substitutes for all other symbols apart from the Bonus one. It appears on all reels only during the bonus game.
- Bonus symbol = represented by a bubbling witch’s cauldron, this symbol appears on all reels and is the key to triggering the Big Scary Fortune bonus round.
Big Scary Fortune Slot Bonus Features
Let’s take a look at the Big Scary Fortune slot’s bonus features!
Match 3 Game
Part of the Big Scary Fortune bonus round, the Match 3 game determines the value of the bonus Big Pumpkin used in the said bonus round. It’s played on a separate screen from the base game.
The game starts with either 6, 9, or 12 identical tiles. This depends on the number of Bonus symbols that triggered the feature. The tiles take the form of bubbling witch’s cauldrons.
Selecting a tile reveals a Big Pumpkin symbol with a cash value on it. The idea is to find two other identical Big Pumpkin symbols with the same cash value. Once you do, that symbol becomes your Sticky Big Pumpkin symbol during the Big Scary Fortune bonus round.
Big Scary Fortune Bonus Round
The bonus round proper begins after the Match 3 game. Players have an unlimited number of Free Spins until the Big Pumpkin symbol is caught.
The scarecrow appears on the reels during the bonus round. Should he land alongside pumpkin symbols, the cash values of which are collected and paid. Should more than one scarecrow make an appearance, the cash values of the pumpkin symbols are collected and paid multiple times, depending on the number of scarecrows in view.
Any Big Pumpkin symbols that land during the bonus game lock into place until a scarecrow comes along. The cash values of all the pumpkin (Big Pumpkin and normal pumpkin symbols) are collected and paid. The bonus round then ends.
Should all 15 squares be occupied by the Big Pumpkin sticky symbol, the values of all the symbols are collected and paid. The bonus round then ends.
Big Scary Fortune Slot Summary
The Big Scary Fortune online slot is a solid and hugely atmospheric entry by Inspired Gaming for a few reasons that make it worth playing. First, the audio-visual presentation is great, especially in its excellent use of theme, soundtrack and ambient sounds. Second, the slot showcases a unique Free Spins feature that combines a symbol pick mechanic with the free spins bonus round itself. This combination of features is found only in Inspired Gaming’s Big series of slot games. Third, the slot offers a possible payout of 2,500x the stake.
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