A trip to the Wild West sounds enticing, but would you really want to be faced with a town full of gunslingers? In most cases, the answer might be no, but the gunslingers in this MicroGaming are all highly attractive females. This being the case, this is a Western town you might grow to love.
This gun-toting slot is full of features and bonuses. You have a wild symbol which gives a huge boost to any win, a pick-me saloon bonus round and a free spins bonus feature. Add stacked symbols throughout the base game into the mix, and there is a lot to keep you entertained.
Pistoleras is a five-reel slot with a total of 25 win-lines, with wins paid from left to right. The three gun slinging ladies are the highest paying symbols. Each is stacked on the reels, meaning potential multi-win line wins are always possible. The red headed ‘cowgirl’ in a Mexican style outfit is the highest paying of the three, worth 250 coins for the maximum five in a row. An auburn-haired gunslinger, complete with a guitar on her back pays 200 coins. The final lady has black hair and carries a rifle – symbol with a top prize of 175 coins.
Joining the Pistoleras on the reels as standard symbols are the playing cards 10, J, Q, K and A, with top pay-outs ranging from 70 to 120 coins.
The wild symbol shows the title logo of the slot, with crossed pistols above and a rose below. This will substitute for any other symbol in the game apart from the scatters. Land a win with this wild and you’ll see the pay-out multiplied, which is always a great boost. This wild is also the highest paying non-scatter symbol on the reels, worth 1,000 coins for five in a row.
The first of the features is the ‘Saloon Bonus’. This is activated by landing the scatter showing a bag of cash, complete with the dollar symbol on the bag. This symbol appears on reels 3, 4 and 5 only and when it hits all three reels you’ll enter the feature. You’ll now head into the saloon and find a pick me round. You’ll be faced with a series of 12 targets and you’ll pick each in turn. Each will reveal either a wild symbol or one of the three gunslingers. Match three gunslingers and you’ll win the prize displayed under each one. Any wilds can represent each of the three ladies. Entering the feature will also give you an immediate award of 50 coins.
The second feature is a free spins bonus round. A second scatter symbol shows a wagon and this time round it appears on all five reels. Land 2, 3, 4 or 5 scatters and you’ll win 1x, 2x, 10x and 100x your total stake.
Three or more scatters will also see you enter the free spins feature. 3 scatters will give you 15 free spins, while each additional scatter will add 5 to that total. Any wins gained during the feature will be the subject of a 3x multiplier. As an added bonus, three or more scatters landing during the free spins will retrigger the feature.
The design of Pistoleras slot game gives a romantic feel to the Wild West. The backdrop features a purple flower wallpaper, with red roses in the two upper corners. The reels are backed in white, with a similar flowery pattern in each of the corners. It’s clear that the stacked Pistoleras are the stand out symbols, these attractive ladies each bringing colour to the reels. Land a win with any of the three and they’ll come to life with animation too. Any wins will also be met by a Wild West style jingle, while you’ll hear the commotion of a bar throughout play.
There is a lot to like about the free Pistoleras slot game, especially for those who like variety in their slot play. A glance at the pay table might not show you large win amounts, but with multipliers in place for the wild symbol, these quickly grow. The stacked symbols throughout the game mean that a huge win is only ever a spin away. The free games feature has a 3x multiplier in place too, while you’ll also find a generous number of spins to play with. Add in the appealing sound and visuals and you’ve got an excellent slot.