Game Provider: Nextgen
Type: Video Slot
If you watched WWF between 1970s and early 1990s, then Andre the Giant slot machine will be instantly recognisable to you. He was one of the sensational Frenchman that took part in the competitions as well as making appearances in the cult film – The Princes Bride. Now fans can relieve the memories of Andre the Giant by playing this awesome slot by NextGen Gaming.
It is wrestling-themed slot with five reels, three rows and twenty five pay-lines. The reels are laid against a backdrop of a wresting ring and they are set to appear as if they are hanging on the rings. The basic symbols used in this slot are all related to the theme and they include a hot dog, wrestling boots, event tickets, a big green fans glove, a blue mask, a wrestling ring, a chair, a referee, a golden champion’s belt, and wrestler wearing a red mask.
The wild symbol for the slot is represented by Andre himself and he will substitute all the other symbols, with the exception of the scatter in the formation of winning combination on the reels. The wild will also expand to fill the entire position if it happens to make an appearance on the second and the fourth reels. The scatter symbols is Andre the Giant logo and it is the symbol responsible for triggering the main feature.
Free Spins or Battle Bout Bonus: The free spins round is triggered by landing three or more of the scatter symbols on the active reels. When that happens, you will be entitled to ten free spins, with the fifth reel having Special Attack which you really need to watch out for. Collect the Special Attack symbols since you will need them when the wrestling match begins.
When the wrestling match is on, you have to select the moves you collected to attack the opponent and every successful attack will win you more free spins. Three successful attacks however will trigger the Andre the Giant’s finishing move which will see you win a bonus prize. Once you have exhausted all the Special Attacks, the game will be over and you will be taken back to the base game.
Gamble Feature: Andre the Giant also comes with a gamble feature which will allow you to double or quadruple your wins. With this feature, you will be required to guess correctly the next color or suit of decks to double or quadruple your wins respectively. A wrong guess will see you lose the wins you wanted to gamble, however.
If you were interested to play Andre the Giant on your mobile device, then you will be pleased to know that it has a mobile version you can access using any of the mobile devices. You will essentially get all the features of the game, including the bonus games as well when you play it over the mobile devices.
- The Battle Bout bonus is an innovative features with lucrative winning potential; Quality graphics and animations; Has a gamble feature for players to double or quadruple their wins; Available on mobile devices.
- Low payouts during the base game seem to be the only con in this slot.