In pursuit to be nothing but the best, Play'n Go has released their all new slot: Wild North. That is a very, very bold move, given that NetEnt just released Dazzle Me a couple of days ago and also a day before Yggdrasil release their own slot Vikings Go Wild.
Its newest slot Wild North is packed with winter animals, snow and an upbeat sound track. Good news for all of us, this slot has up to seven different features and six different types of free spins.
Now, click to read whichever section tickles your fancy.
|Release Date||27 August 2015|
|Software Provider||Play'n Go|
|Slot type||Video Slot|
|Platform||Mobile and desktop browser|
|Return to Player (RTP)||96.5%|
|Slot Reels/ Paylines||5 reels/ 40 paylines|
|Min/ Max Bets||20p – £100|
|Free Spins||Up to 6 free spins|
|Features||Wolf Pack Wild Spin, Up yo 30x Multiplier on a win|
|Pros||Wild Spin Feature, High Win Multiplier, stunning HD graphics|
|Cons||Small payouts, although comes with a high frequency payout|
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Wild North features a 4×5 reel layout with 40 paylines. Unfortunately, you cannot set the number of paylines that you want to play in a particular spin, so you would have to play the maximum number. At least you will be able to configure the amount you want to wager by tapping on the different amounts on the bottom of the game. Though not as flexible as other games, the bet range is somewhat reasonable and will suit a wide range of budgets for all players.
The one thing that we did not like at all in this game is the fact that we could not choose the exact amount that we want to wager in a single round. Though the amounts are reasonable, it still does not give us the full flexibility in deciding what to wager. The maximum payout in Wild North is £12,000 which is the industry standard.
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The features in Wild North are just not ordinary ones that just add a little excitement to the game. On the contrary, the features has made Wild North what it is. Without any of these features, you will most probably end up losing all your cash in this game. That brings us to the most important part: The Wild Spin feature in this game does trigger quite often! That just means you are in for a big payday.
As you can see from the image above, all the features in Wild North slot revolves around the cold winters. You will find everything from the stunning Northern Lights to all the Arctic animals such as wolves, bears, lynx's and so on. Altogether there are seven different features, namely:
- The Great Wilderness – Mega symbols will be available on reels 2-5, and 3 free spins will be given
- Wild Lynx – The Wild Lynx symbol will cover 2 reels, and 3 free spins will be given
- Running Reindeer – One free spin awarded. Subsequently, a free re-spin is given if the Reindeer symbols cover all reels 2, 3 and 4 or create a 3×3 block
- Savage Bear – One free spin awarded, and 5x – 30x multiplier is triggered
- Wolf Pack – One free spin, if Wold re-appears, another re-spin is given. All wolf symbols are sticky
- Eyes of the Owl – One free spin. Owls will stay sticky, and if you get another Owl one or more re-spins will be awarded until you get a winning combination
- Wild North Explorer – You can select from 20 tiles that appear on the screen to reveal cash prizes or trigger any Wild Feature. You may continue to select until you reveal an X or a Wild Lynx bonus feature.
This is where all the surprise lies. Each feature is independent, and when triggered, you will get anything from free spins, win multipliers, all the way to cash prizes!
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With the stunning high definition graphics and frequent payouts, playing Wild North for long periods of time is possible. I mean, how could you get bored when you keep winning cash? All the different symbols compliment each other and all of them are in-line with the theme of the game. It definitely feels like winter is already upon us!
All of us at Droid Slots are pleased to inform you that Wild North is integrated very well to the mobile platform. Playing both on our desktop and mobile phone was a pleasant experience, thanks to the HD graphics. Also, no loading problems or glitches we encountered during our time playing Wild North.
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Full of surprises!
As the title suggests, you will never know what to expect. The features in this game are full of surprises. At times, it almost feels like its adrenaline inducing! As previously mentioned, all the 7 different features in this game will get you different things. That's exactly where all the fun lies.
The Wolf Pack Free Spin is the most exciting feature in this game. When it is triggered, you will get a 2×2 wild symbol that will remain sticky on screen for the entire duration of the bonus. Similar to other games, you will start with one free spin, and if another wolf appears on your re-spin, it will stay sticky and you will receive another free re-spin.
You might also receive a “Savage Bear”. Just like the Wolf Pack Free Spin, you will receive a free spin, but in this instance, the bear will also give you anything from a 5x win multiplier to a staggering 30x win multiplier.
Playing Wild North is extremely satisfying with its frequent payout. Though the features does not rewards you with massive amounts of money, the features trigger often enough to ensure that you would walk home with a pocket full of cash. Huge props to Play'n Go as well for packing Wild North with a lot of surprises in their features. This game is available on desktops, tablets and mobile phones.