The yellow metal has a totally irresistible allure that countless millenniums have failed to dull. Wars have been waged, won and lost over it, fortunes too and it is among the most valuable, popular and widespread of all metals found on the entire galaxy. Now, the folks over at Microgaming have decided to release a gold-themed slot that pays proper homage to such a valuable resource. Called the Gold Factory slot and set right in the Victorian Era, it is all about the extraction and minting of gold in various forms.
Do read on for a detailed review of the golden treasures and features on offer.
A Gold Factory And A Golden Treasure!
There are five reels and fifty paylines in the online slots game and the featured icons fit in well with the theme and cutely animate when they create wins. On the reels can be seen a steam train, a crude hot-air balloon, and a dated submarine. There are also two characters, a factor and gold in various forms. The wild icon here is the Gold Factory logo. A large golden coin is also present, acts as the bonus icon and activates the main feature.
- Gold Factory Bonus– By landing at least three of the gold coin bonus icon on any reel location this bonus feature is activated. It is made up of a series of distinct games which are described below.
- Boiler Room Bonus– This is the main bonus and involves players being required to make four picks out of the dozen featured icons. Each pick reveals varying prizes and even a Reactor Bonus and Free Spins. If the latter two are picked, players are taken straight away to play these games and then brought back to finish their initial Boiler Room Bonus picks.
- For the free spins mode, players are awarded between 10 and 35 free spins. In the Reactor Bonus, players are permitted to make picks that uncover prizes, with the feature ending when a Malfunction icon is uncovered.
The Gold Factory slot has charming audio effects, a dated look that recalls ages and glories past, and great animations. Overall, it does its job very well, is easy to like and even ideal for multiple spin rounds!