Sherlock Holmes has been the main hero of different video slots devoted to the famous literature works by Arthur Conan Doyle numerous times. However if we are not mistaken, only the developers of DriveMedia company have created a slot machine inspired by Soviet movie, where Vasiliy Livanov and Vitaly Solomin have played the detective and his assistant. The following article by the reviewers of Casinoz is devoted to this interesting model.
«Sherlock Holmes» is a slot machine with ten pay lines to form paid combinations at, fifteen symbols at the screen and five reels. You can play by any number of the active lines from available quantity. Bets per each of the lines are equalized automatically.
The slot accepts from 0.10 to 40 credits per each of the lines. This way, it is possible to stake just ten cents per spin, while the maximal bet can reach four hundreds credits.
This game is provided with standard and special symbols, a gambling feature, free spins with advanced features and other interesting options.
The basic symbols win when they make solid chains at the active lines, starting from the first left reel necessarily. To make it, you need to hit at least two or three same elements. As usually, only the most valuable combination at each of the lines is taken in account, so you can make up to ten combinations by results of the spin. Some symbols work by the special rules, but we would talk about it in the following paragraph.
An amount of the payoff is calculated by multiplying the bet per line by the index of formed combination. It can vary from x2 to x9000. In case of several combinations formed by results of the same spin, all wins are summarized.
The customer can play in the gambling feature after any paid spin. Here you would have to guess the color of the card. Correct answer doubles up your bet, but any mistake means you lose your money. It is possible to play several times running.
Unfortunately, we have no information about the theoretical payback index of this model.
The gaming symbols, which you can see at the reels of «Sherlock Holmes» video slot, are images of the main heroes of the movie, a violin, a pipe, newspapers, a loupe and card symbols from nine to ace.
Such symbols as Wild (the detective himself) and Scatter (crossed sables) are provided with advanced functions. Please read about it below:
- Wild forms combinations on its own and it can also replace missed symbols in combinations of other standard symbols. In such cases it doubles up the payoffs. It can’t take place of Scatter.
- Scatter is also paid on its own, but it makes combinations independently of its location at the screen and the active lines, while wins are calculated by the total bet per round.
Three and more Scatters also trigger fifteen free spins with triple multipliers. The casino stakes instead of the player here. Free spins can be prolonged.
There are no other bonus features except of those, which were discussed above, in «Sherlock Holmes» slot machine.
A progressive jackpot is not drawn in this model.
The control panel is user-friendly and clear in any language.
There are the special windows with pluses and minuses at the panel to pick the lines and set up the bet. The maximal bet can be placed in one click with help of the special button.
There is the automatic game mode, the informational section, the pay table and settings of the sound, the graphics, speed of the spin, the screen and other parameters. It is even possible to choose the design of spinning reels.
Please pay your attention on five buttons numbered in order. They let you stop special reels during the spin. This option was borrowed from offline slots.
It is not necessary to download «Sherlock Holmes» slot machine, because this game can be launched right at the website of an online casino.
Although this model can hardly surprise the experienced gamblers in field of gameplay, it is able to fascinate many readers of Casinoz by its interesting theme. Most of us have grown up on the famous movie about Sherlock Holmes. On the other theme, the special symbols, extra multipliers, high indexes, free spins and the gambling feature are also good advantages in favor of the idea to test this video slot.
Where to play for free or real money?
If you want to test «Sherlock Holmes» slot machine personally in a fun mode or by the real bets, you can find this slot in Vulcan Casino. Our reviewers were playing there.
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The list of other slot machines about the most famous sleuth of all times can be found in this article