A new free online slot machine named «Haul of Hades» developed by Novomatic company suggests you to make an unusual and ominous virtual journey. We are talking about a trip to the nether world. As you know it was called Hades in Ancient Greece and it was ruled by the same named god. If you are brave enough to launch this model, you are going to meet this dark god, but also a sad Charon and other not less colorful characters of the ancient legends.
«Haul of Hades» is a video slot with five reels and fifteen symbols at the main screen. It is possible to play by all forty active lines only where paid combinations are formed at during the game.
Bets per each of the active lines are always equal. You can stake from one to two hundred credits per each of the lines. This way, the slot accepts from forty to eight thousands coins per spin.
This video slot offers few exciting gaming features. Except of the standard symbols working by the general rules, there are elements with advanced functions, so called Giant Stacked Symbols, the gambling feature and free spins with special options.
The basic symbols make combinations at the active lines. Several same elements have to be situated next to each other at the same active line, starting from the first left reel necessarily. As usually, only the most valuable combination at each of the lines is paid.
An amount of the win is calculated by multiplying the bet per line by the index of formed combination, which can vary from x1 to x1000. In case of several combination (at different lines), all payoffs are summarized. By the end of the spin you can play in the gambling feature to double up your payoff if any was charged.
The gambling feature is designed in classic style «guess the color of the card». The customer has to choose red or black. If he guesses, his bet is doubled up. In case of any mistake he loses all money. It is possible to play several times up to the maximal limit (it depends on the bet of the previous spin), but it is possible to collect money at any moment.
Unfortunately, we don't have any information about payback index of this model. Please read about exceptions from the traditional rules and special features of the gameplay below.
The gaming symbols imaged at the reels of «Haul of Hades» video slot are the characters of Ancient Greece mythology, as well as card values form ten to ace designed in the general style. The symbols drop in stacks that lets them filling the whole reel or even the whole screen.
One of the heroes of the game is picked randomly in every round. He turns into the «Giant Stacked Symbol», which expands for all three vertical positions when it appears anywhere at the screen. Such elements are presented at all reels.
Moreover, there are such special symbols as Wild (a logo of «Haul of Hades») and Scatter (Free Spins title). Please read about their functions below:
- Wild is paid on its own, but it also replaces other symbols except of Free Spins in paid combinations.
- Scatter is imaged only at the second, the third and the fourth reels. It is stacked. When this symbol fills three central reels in the same time, the player gets right for seven free spins.
An amount of the bet remains the same during free spins, but the casino stakes instead of him. One of the gods turns into the Giant Stacked for all spins. Details are available in the informational section.
All prize features of this slot machine have been already discussed above. Any other bonus rounds or special payoffs are not provided.
A progressive jackpot is not drawn in «Haul of Hades» slot machine.
When we were testing this novelty, it was available only in English (in StarGames Casino), but we are sure that its multi-language version will be presented soon, so we won’t explain meaning of all titles.
The buttons of the active lines and betting size are user-friendly. You can easily understand how to launch a new spin without our help as well. Please pay your attention that the spinning reels can be stopped in advance, while the double click at the same button makes the spin maximally short. Space key works in the same way.
The main information about the rules can be found in the pay table, but you can also open special help window with detailed description of all features.
There are basic settings of the sound, screen and other parameters. This game can be launched right in a browser, so there is no need to download «Haul of Hades».
«Haul of Hades» is an incredibly spectacular model with lots of interesting features, so we recommend all our readers to test it personally. You won’t be disappointed by the bonus features, the special symbols and other solutions of the developers, while the graphics and animation are truly admirable.
Where to play for free or real money?
You can test «Haul of Hades» in a demo mode by the virtual bets or launch it by real money
in StarGames Casino. You would have to open an account anyway, because it is not allowed to launch the game without registration even in a training mode.
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