Today we take a look at a new birthday themed jackpot slot with a very familiar sounding name. Birthday Bonanza is the latest title by GTS a Playtech company. The game should not be confused with the popular Bonanza slot. The two slots have only the names similar as the the new Birthday Bonanza features a completely different and unique gameplay, features and reel system. Scheduled for release on the 14 of February 2017, players will be able to access the slot on most major online casinos.
Birthday Bonanza is a 5 reels and 20 paylines jackpot slot available to play on desktop and most mobile devices. The min and max bets players can lay – range from €0.20 to €200, depending on the currency played. Theme wise, the game is all about birthday celebrations. The background is surrounded with gift boxes and festivity balloons. A gold, a silver and a bronze pot all gand on the top of the screen. Each pot represents one of the 3 progressive Jackpots.
The high value symbols on the reels are all theme related and feature a pretty girl ready to party, a handbag, a pair of high heeled shoes and a sparkly watch. J, Q, K and A make up the lower value symbols. The wild symbol is a gift box and substitutes for all other symbols. The wild also works as a scatter on this game.
Happy Birthday Bonus & Surprise Party Bonus
These are 2 randomly activated features feature which can be triggered after any winning spin. Three balloons tied to a scroll are located on the right hand corner of the screen. After a winning spin the scroll will open and give an award.
- For Happy Birthday – the scroll will double the win made during the spin.
- For the Surprise Party – the scroll will award a multiplier between 3x and 10x. The win made during the spin will be subjected to that multiplier.
Birthday Present Bonus
This feature is triggered by landing three wild/scatter symbols anywhere in view. When triggered the player will go through 3 picking games with the third being the one that can award the Jackpot. On these picking games the player will have to collect multipliers. The multipliers collected will be subjected to the total stake.
- On the first picking game the player will have to find the multipliers hiding inside 10 boxes. The multipliers go from 1x to 3x. Among the boxed there are 3 with no multipliers in them. Picking all 3 empty boxed will end the game. If the player manages to find all the multipliers the second picking game will start.
- The second picking game plays exactly as the first. The only difference being that this time the multipliers are higher and can go from 3x up to 9x. If the player manages to find all the multipliers the third and final stage will commence.
The third picking game is the one where the Jackpots can be won. 5 rows each with 5 boxes will appear on screen. The player can pick two boxes on each row. The boxes hide very high multipliers or they can be empty. The goal is to pick the highest multipliers possible. Apart from the multipliers the boxes also hid icones of the gold, silver and bronze pots.
- Collecting 3 Bronzen will award the mini Jackpot
- Collecting 3 Silver will award the medium Jackpot
- Getting 3 Gold will award the major Jackpot.
Birthday Bonanza is a high volatility slot with an RTP of 95.03%. The max win possible on a spin is 500x. Even though Birthday Bonanza is not at the level of the original Bonanza, the game is still fun to play with the Jackpots being the main attraction.
For a Better look on Birthday Bonanza check out the official Trailer on the video below:
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