Turn back the clock to a time when cavemen, woolly mammoths, pterodactyls and sabre-toothed tigers shared the earth in Barcrest’s Boulder Bucks! This online video slot offers an RTP ranging from 77,91% – 98%, 3 types of Free Spins, a Pick Me Bonus and a Big Bet option that unlocks the Boulder Smash Bonus. Play online for the chance to win up to £250.000 in a single round.
Smash Boulders for Big Bucks
Boulder Bucks is 3-row, 5-reel, 10-fixed payline slot set back in the time of cavemen. The sharp, 3D graphics kick up the visual quality making it superior to slots with a flatter artistic design. The music is fun in a children’s tv show sort of way. Boulder Bucks shows values for Stake per Line, Total Stake, Total Win and Balance in credits. Players may select a Stake per Line ranging from 0.01 – 50.00 to choose a Total Bet ranging from 0.10 – 500 at Videoslots casino.
This online slot has 14 symbols with 6 special including: Free Spin Bonus Scatter, Mammoth Expanding Wild, Pterodactyl Wild, Sabre-Toothed Tiger Wild, Boulder Wild and Pick Me Scatter. Each Wild substitutes for regular symbols to complete winning combos. There are 3 higher-paying symbols including a Caveman, Cave Woman and Sunset. The 5 low-paying symbols are more generic in nature: Ace, King, Queen, Jack and 10.
Boulder Bucks Bonus Features
UPick Free Spins: The appearance of 3 Free Spin Bonus Scatters on reels (1, 3 & 5) triggers a round of Free Spins. Players can pick from 3 types of Free Spins. Mammoth awards 20 Free Spins with Mammoth Expanding Wilds. Pterodactyl awards 10 Free Spins with Pterodactyl Wilds that can expand to fill an entire row (up to 5 symbol spaces). Sabre-Toothed Tiger awards 6 Free Spins with Tiger ‘Persistent Expanding’ Wilds that remain fixed in place for the duration of the round.
Pick Me Bonus: The appearance of 3 Pick Me Scatters on reels (2, 3 & 4) triggers this Bonus. Pick to win either a coin prize or a round of Free Spins.
Big Bet & Boulder Smash Bonus: Activating this additional bet option will add an extra wager for the chance to unlock a higher RTP and Boulder Smash Bonuses. 5 consecutive spins are linked together. 20 extra coins will unlock the Boulder Smash Bonus which allows the Pick Me Feature to be unlocked with 2 Boulder symbols on reels 1 and 3. 30 coins will unlock the Mega Boulder Smash Bonus which allows the Pick Me Bonus to be unlocked with 2 Boulders on reels 1, 3, or 5.
Summary table Boulder Bucks
|Supported on mobile devices||Yes|
|Release date||April 2016|
|Payout Percentage RTP (?)||77,91% – 98%|
|Volatility / variance (?)||Medium|
|Features (?)||UPick Free Spins, Pick Me Bonus, Big Bet, Boulder Smash Bonus, Scatter and Wild symbols|
|Roles / pay-lines (?)||5 / 10|
|Min. / Max. bet||10p up to £500|
|Line Bet||0.01 up to 50.00|
Commune with Your Inner Cave Dweller
Boulder Bucks is a great pick for those that enjoy flexible bet options, excellent graphics and cartoonish themes. Or, for anyone who is a fan of slots with additional wagers, such as the Big Bet Feature, that affect RTP and Bonuses. Conversely, if a fluctuating RTP level is a turnoff, then this probably isn’t the pick for you.
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