When it comes to online casino game excellence, the safe bet is Betsoft Gaming, a pioneer in the online casino industry, and the genius behind the timeless Christmas story classic, A Christmas Carol.
This state of the art, interactive, video, graphical masterpiece, comes in five reels with 25 pay lines full of the yule tide gay and the Christmas spirit. The theme of the game follows the infamous Ebenezer Scrooge character, written by novelist Charles Dickens. The game play takes place on a snowing Christmas Eve night, where Mr. Scrooge will confront the ghosts of Christmas past, which means cash and prizes for you in his bedroom.
The symbols in this game reflect the dark and twisted world of Mr. Scrooge. The wild symbol is represented by the turkey. When this icon lands, it has the power to replace all the other symbols with the exception of the ghost feature icons, and when it lands, it will automatically double winning combinations. An important note to remember is that this game features a secondary wild in the form of Present Wilds. To earn a present wild, you are required to land at least three Christmas present icons. When this happens, any ghost symbols that are currently on the reels, will be converted to wild symbols. This lucrative phenomenon can also occur during the bonus round.
A key element to A Christmas Carol slot, are its free spins that comes in several forms. The first type of free spins are called the past winnings spins. To win these, you will have to land at least three of the Christmas past symbols to earn these spins. All in all, you can earn 12 free spins. The second type of free spins are the future free spins which takes landing at least three future symbols. Depending on the type of free spins you land, will determine which bonus round you will play.
The other game symbols include aces, kings, queens, tens, jacks, Mr. Scrooge himself, a Christmas bell, gold coins, and the bank sign. During regular game play, the aim is to land at least three of a kind of an icon to score a win. Mr. Scrooge represents the highest paying icon. Getting five of him to land on the pay line, is good for 1,000 coins.
If you’re ready to exorcise the demons of Mr. Scrooge’s past, then all it takes is two pennies to get the reels spinning. Feel free to place your own bets or have them setup in a sequence through auto play, so you can sit back and watch Ebenezer Scrooge, wallow and grunt in misery.