The end of February holds exciting news for avid slot games fans as game provider Pragmatic Play releases a new slot title named Extra Juicy Megaways. This fruit-themed slot is the sequel to the popular title Chili Heat Megaways.
This second version has a format of five to six reels and the greatest change in this version is the Megaways improvement, in which the number transforms with every spin making 117,649 methods to win in 4d result.
One of the noticeable elements in this sequel is the improvement in the graphics which also includes an addition of a kiwi symbol and a scatter symbol that also serves as a multiplier. The game however has a low RTP rating of 96.42% but the game compensates with a high volatility, which means you get a chance to win more high payouts.
The regular symbols appear in ascending order which has lemons, kiwis, plums, watermelons, cherries, grapes, oranges, and blackberries. The Lucky 7s and the bells are the high-paying symbols, they have a value of 3.75x and can multiply your bet by six.
The game has no wild symbol but it definitely has a Diamond Scatter symbol which if appears on any reels can open up the bonus rounds. If you happen to land any three or more symbols, you will win the game.
The main attraction of the slot game is the bonus round; if four Diamond Scatters landed on the reels, the bonus round will be triggered and players can have a chance to win exciting prizes. Once the feature is triggered, the players will be given 12 free spins. There is also an option where players can gamble the free spins in exchange for more spins or go directly to the spins.
Within this round, you will notice that the Diamond symbols will change into multipliers ranging from 3x to 15x your bet. Most of the multipliers will stay on the reels until the current spinning movement ends. Once, the values of all of the multiplier symbols are combined, the value will be added to the total win of the spin which is up to 5,000x the player’s bet.
There is also a feature called Ante Bet, in this bonus feature, players will be given an option to progress directly to the extra spin rounds with the use of a buy feature.
According to Yossi Barzely, the Chief Business Development Officer of Pragmatic Play, he said “The game extra Juicy Megaways is an exciting twist to the classic slot game and just like its original game, it has exciting features and high-paying symbols. It is a perfect combination of a very popular theme and an exciting game mechanic, it is definitely an excellent addition to our catalog of games.”
The release of this video slot also marks the addition of new innovative tables in many of the provider’s games such as baccarat, blackjack, live dealer baccarat and many more. The newly unveiled Ruby Studio will house all of the new games.
In total, there are 18 new tables, along with 15 new blackjack tables with an improvement in 21+3 side bets and Perfect Pairs. Meanwhile, the Bet Behind choice is in every seat of the table for multi-players mode.
Overall, the Extra Juicy Megaways is an exciting sequel to the original game Chili Heat Megaways which is also not that bad. The video slot may not offer a high payout percentage, but its volatility means it can pay more often even if it is smaller amounts. The bonus features of this game is also reasonably lucrative, which provides players with 117,649 ways to win.