Big Blox slot – Yggdrasil


Big BloxExplore the vast rain forest for Big Blocks that rain down big wins in Yggdrasil’s newest online video slot – Big Blox! Rack up heaping piles of coins with Wild Substitutions, the Big Blox Feature and 243 Ways to Win multipliers. Big Blox offers an RTP of 96,2% and the chance to win up to 3888x the Bet on a single spin! Play this epic adventure slot online via either desktop or mobile device.

Find Grinning Faces Deep in the Rain Forest for Cash

Big Blox is a 3-row, 5-reel, 243-‘Ways to Win’ video slot set in a rain forest with totem-like symbols framed by topsy-turvy stone and carved faces. The music and sound effects create a jungle adventure theme ambience. Every symbol has a face, and the eyes light up on wins! A ghostly aura surrounds winning combos adding an extra flair to gameplay.

As with most Yggdrasil slots, Big Blox can be set to display Balance, Total Bet and Win in either coins or cash along the bottom of the slot screen. To choose a Total Bet ranging from 25p-£100 at Mr Green, players must select a Coin Value (0.01 – 4.00). Coin Bets are fixed at 25 coins per spin. Coin Pays are listed in the Paytable and remain fixed despite changes made to the Coin Value. Big Blox automatically converts Coin Wins to currency and displays the cash value in the ‘win box.’ Coin Wins are displayed across the center of Big Blox’s slot screen.

Bix Blox has a total of 9 symbols with 1 special symbol and 8 regular. All Big Blox symbols can manifest as a ‘Big Block’ which takes up multiple symbol spaces. The special symbol is a Wild which can substitute for any other symbol but can’t form its own winning combinations. There are 4 high-paying regular symbols represented by grinning heads of different colours and 4 low-paying represented by card symbols. Listed in order of highest to lowest value, they include: Red (Head), Pink, Green, Blue, Heart, Spade, Clover and Diamond.

Winning CombinationThis online video slot features a 243 ‘Ways to Win,’ left to right gameplay. So, get 3+ matching symbols across adjacent reels starting from reel 1 to win. Matching symbols that also share the same reels can award multipliers. For example, if a spin yields 3 matching Diamonds on reel 1, 2 matching Diamonds on reel 2 and 1 Diamond on reel 3, then the 5 Coin Win would be awarded a multiplier of 6x (3 x 2 x 1) for a Total Win of 30 coins.

A glance at the Paytable reveals that players can profit along a single payline with 3+ Red Heads, 4+ high paying symbols or 5+ of any symbol. Of course, this is augmented by the 243 Ways to Win gameplay which awards additional multipliers. The recurring Big Blox Feature further increases the potential for big wins by adding blocks of matching symbols to the reels.

The highest paying Big Blox symbol is the Red Head symbol which awards a pay of (400, 150, 30). This regular symbol gives this online slot the potential to award up to 16x the Bet along a single payline and up to 3888x the Bet on a single round. That amounts to 97,200 coins or £388,800 at Mr Green.

Special Features
Yggdrasil slots offer an Autoplay option that ranges from 10 – infinity spins. Players can set it to stop on manually set values: cash increase/decrease or minimum win.

More familiar Game Settings seen in other Yggdrasil slots include:

  • Click the large ‘stop’ button to speed up gameplay manually.
  • View the most recent past 10 rounds of gameplay in the Game History option.
  • Set Big Blox to display values in either cash or coin values (default is cash)
  • Select a game speed ranging from tortoise slow to rabbit fast
  • Volume settings: low – high
  • Toggle sound on/off

Big Block FeatureBig Blox Bonus Features

Big Block Feature: Each spin, a rectangle randomly assigns a ‘Big Block’ of matching symbols to an area of at least 2 x 2 and that most 5 x 3. Any Big Blox symbol can appear on the reels as a ‘Big Block’ of matching symbols. This Feature greatly increases the potential of this online slot to award big wins including its max pay out of 3888x the Bet.

Summary table Big Blox

Software developer Yggdrasil
Supported on mobile devices Yes
Release date August 2016
Payout Percentage RTP (?) 96,2%
Volatility / variance (?) Medium
Features (?) Big Block Feature and Wild symbol
Roles / paylines (?) 5 / 243 ways
Min. / Max. bet £0.25 up to £100
Coin value 0.01 up to 4.00
Max. prize £388,800


Play With Big Blocks for Big Wins

While this online slot’s main Bonus Feature is similar to the main Features of other video slots such as Thunderkick’s Zoom or NetEnt’s Secrets of Atlantis, Big Blox has Yggdrasil’s trademark excellent graphics and easy to use slot design which fans of Yggdrasil slots will appreciate.  Not to mention, when combined with 243 Ways to Win, the potential to award big wins seems that much more attainable heightening win anticipation.

We took the demo version of this online slot for a test run at Mr Green. During the first 100 spins, Big Blox awarded 2.1 wins every 10 spins with the largest win achieved amounting to 40x the Bet. Most wins were profitable overall at around 76%. Most of our profits were due to winning combos involving Big Blocks.

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  • Graphics & Sound 9
  • Features 7
  • Usability 8
  • Bet Options 7.5
  • Originality 7
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