Wheel of Fortune is the latest addition by the renowned software developer – IGT to its huge portfolio. As the name suggests, Wheel of Fortune slot game is based on the popular television show with the same name which players from across the globe enjoyed for several years. In the slot game, prizes that were offered in the television series have been incorporated as reel symbols. You will get to see a Cruise, a Ring, a South Sea vacation, Single Gold Bar, Double Gold Bar and Triple Gold Bar. The slot game also pays a tribute to the fruit slot games and also features fruit symbols such as strawberry, orange, grapes and melon. As IGT is known for, the graphics, sound effects and animation are simply spectacular and offer a pleasant gaming experience.
Wheel of Fortune is a five reel and five pay line video slot game. This means there are five spinning reels to form winning combination, and you have five different ways to pick up the jackpot amount. You will be glad to know that the game can be played for real money as well as for fun. When playing for real money, you can choose the denominations of your coin size in between 5p and $5 for every pay line and wager up to 9 coins. The maximum betting amount in the game has been capped at $45 whereas the maximum payout which can be enjoyed is 50,000 credits per enabled pay line.
The wild symbol in the slot game is the “The Wheel of Fortune Board symbol. This symbol can act as substitute for other symbols in the game to complete winning combinations. In addition, “The Wheel of Fortune board symbol” is also known to double the payout of any winning combination it completes. You must know that this symbol must appear on an active pay line and it does not substitute for the bonus symbol.
The wheel bonus symbol refers to the bonus round. If you get three “Wheel bonus symbols” on the reels 1, 2 and 3, the wheel bonus feature round gets activated. In the bonus round, you will have to click on “Spin” button to spin the wheel and reveal your award. After you have made the first spin, four slices of the wheel will be replaced by bankrupt slice and you will be prompted with two options – “Take win” or “Spin Again”. If you take your win the main game play shall commence and if you choose “Spin Again”, the wheel will again take a spin and reveal your winnings. And if it happens to reveal “Bankrupt” slice, your winnings will be lost. However, you will be awarded with a consolation prize and again prompted with the option to play “Double” or “Nothing” wheel. If you choose to play the wheel, you get the opportunity to either double your consolation prize or lose it.
With an expected payout ratio of 96%, Wheel of Fortune is unquestionably an interesting slot game and is worth a play.