King Kong Slot Review
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King Kong slot is an interesting slot casino game released by Playtech in 2011.
Because of the theme the game is based on, it has managed to attract a following over the years. We can say that Playtech really worked on this game from the features to choosing a theme that a lot of people can relate to.
There are a lot of casino games lovers looking for games with movie themes and some have found a home in King Kong slot by Playtech.
Theme and Subject
The name of this slot games gives you an idea of what the theme is all about. King Kong is one of the most popular monsters on the screens. The giant gorilla in New York from Skull Island is now in a slot game based on the 2005 King Kong film. You do not have to be scared of the classic huge gorilla. However, you can play the game and hope you get a huge friendly bonus and win.
As expected, the reels are full of iconic characters from the actual movie. The bonus rounds will take you to cinematic scenes cut from the 2005 movie. What makes this slot different is that it has an introductory video that will make you feel like you are sitting in the cinema watching this movie.
Apart from feeling like you are in a casino, you will also get the general feeling of being in a cinema watching the all-time favorite screen gorilla.
Symbols and Soundtrack
To get deeper into their theme, Playtech has made sure that they have included a number of regular high paying symbols such as playing cards from Ace to 10. These are stone cards that come with hanging jungle creepers that bring in the jungle atmosphere. You can also expect amazing soundtracks from the movie.
There are 4 characters from the Kong movie: Ann Darrow, the blonde, Carl Denham, Captain Englehorn and Jack Driscoll. The special symbols are the SCATTER which is the slogan “Kong, 8th Wonder of the World” and the WILD, a snarling Kong. The symbols come with animation with the most interesting being the WILD where Kong will snarl and beat his chest.
The game comes with 2 modes, the main mode which is played by default and the jungle mode. There are two bonus features that can be triggered here. Any 3 or more Kong symbols across the 5 reels will activate the Wild jungle respins feature. The interesting thing here is that the wild symbol will stick around until the feature ends. The big city mode is activated when you exit Skull Island bonus feature.
This game comes with 5 reels that have 20 paylines. Players can play with 0.01 to $/€/£5. This is, therefore, an affordable game with what we can call generous prizes. 5 of the WILD on an active payline will give you 3000 coins. The lowest has to be the Jack Driscoll. 2 symbols of this on an active payline gives you 2 coins.
This movie-based slot game also gives players other bonus rounds to win:
- Play Modes: The big city and jungle mode makes this a 2 in 1 slot game. The advantage is that each mode has its own bonus round and a feature of free games.
- City Tower Bonus: This round involves Kong on a city tower with 3 warplanes, you have to choose which plane he takes down with his fist. If you take all planes down, you get the bonus
- Wild Jungle: This is a bonus is triggered by 3 snarling Kong WILD symbols in the jungle mode.
- World Kong Respins: This is a free-game feature in the big city mode that comes with a twist. The different combinations of reels will increase your winning chances.
Where To Play
After learning a few important elements about Playtech’s King Kong slot, it’s time to know where to play these games: