Rumpel Wildspins Online Video Slot by Novomatic
Rumpel Wildspins is a fairy-tale themed online video slot produced by Novomatic. Based on the classic Grimm brothers fairy-tale, the name of this slot is a clever pun on the name Rumpelstiltskin. In this game, players will find images all relating to the story of the dwarf Rumpelstiltskin and the girl who tries to guess his name. The backdrop to the game is a night scene of an open field with a bright moon and a few speckled stars. In the fairy-tale, this is place where the girl happens upon the dwarf dancing around the fire speaking his name. The graphics and animation is this game are top-class. When combined with the entertaining sound effects, it all comes together to produce as slot that is as entertaining as it is rewarding.
5 Reel Fairy-tale Themed Slot
The slot Setup in Rumpel Wildspins is based on Novomatic’s standard arrangement of 5 reels with 20 paylines. Not relying on the theme alone, the game does include a number of bonus features in the form of a wild symbol, scatter symbol a free spin bonus round and sticky wilds. On the reels, players will find a number of images all relating to the fairy-tale about the strange dwarf. Some of the higher paying symbols include a diamond ring, a gold necklace, the girl, gold bars and old Rumpelstiltskin himself. For the lower paying symbols, the slot producers have used the standard high card symbols that have been styled to blend in with the fairy-tale theme of the game.
Wild Jackpot Symbol
In Rumpel Wildspins, the wild symbol is played by Rumpelstiltskin himself. In this game, the wild symbol can be used to substitute for any of the low or high paying symbols in order to create a winning combination on the reels. The only symbol the dwarf cannot substitute for is the frog scatter symbol. In this game, the wild symbol is also the highest paying reel symbol along with the scatter symbol. If players are fortunate enough to land all 5 dwarf wild symbols across the reels, they will trigger the slot jackpot of a healthy 4000 coins.
Free Spin Bonus Feature
The frog symbol in Rumpel Wildspins plays the role of the scatter symbol. Instead of acting as a multiplier, in this game, the scatter symbol shares the role of highest paying symbol paying out 1600 coins for 4 symbols and 4000 coins for all five symbols across the reels. The frog scatter symbol is also the key to triggering the free spins bonus feature. In order to activate the free spins bonus round, players must land 3 or more scatter symbols anywhere on the reels.
Sticky Wilds in the Bonus Game
In the Rumpel Wildspins video slot game, once the free spins bonus feature has been activated, players will be awarded with 15 free spins. In the free spin round, players get an additional chance to create some big wins. This is because in the bonus round, the wild symbols become sticky wilds. What this means is that whenever a wild symbol appears in the free spin round, it stays in positon on the reels until the end of the feature.