Tearing out of the northern cold of Scandinavia a thousand years ago, the Vikings took the European continent by storm and carved out a readily identifiable distinctiveness that has spanned the centuries in the years since. Thanks to the effort of Big Time Gaming, the lore of the Vikings has spread even farther, and now you don’t need to scan the horizon for the distinctive sails of raiding Vikings because all you need to do is go as far as your nearest internet connection for an epic voyage of fun and excitement. Join up with Bob the Viking in his epic quest for the Sword of Tullemutt while winning big money on the game’s bonus and special features.
This five-reel, forty-payline slot machine delivers exciting game play and offers a bet for just about every budget. Bet ranges include one cent to a dollar per spin, Viking Quest features a one thousand-coin jackpot.
Presented in an animated format, the player is more likely to be enamored of Bob the Viking than frightened by his exploits. While the graphics might appear simplistic when set up against the 3D screen next to you, players quickly realize that the graphics are more than adequate to the task. Set in a calm and sunny loch, the banks are filled with vibrant heather and bright sunlight bathing the entire scene.
In keeping with the animated format of the characters, rather than depicted by fierce warriors, the game is driven by the actions of animated Viking children. Symbols to keep an eye out for include:
You will also win a number of prizes for finding such Viking weapon relics like Thor’s Hammer and Celtic Shields. Additionally, you will money prizes for battling Celts and meeting pretty Scottish lasses that you might be lucky enough to come across in your traveling.
In addition to the aforementioned symbols, a big red icon serves as the Wild Card and replaces all other symbols with the exception of scatter symbols to help formulate a winning combination. Three separate icons represent scatter symbols:
Offering an excellent opportunity to land big wins on Viking Quest, landing any of these icons will turbo charge your gaming experience when they land on your screen. Also interesting, these symbols might develop into mega colossal symbols that cover blocks of your screen in 2 X 2, 3 X 3, and 4 X 4 segments that offer great win potential.
You know that the Nordic Gods in Valhalla will be smiling down on you when you land one of the game’s bonus games. From free spins to finding abandoned treasure chests, the game has excellent potential to deliver substantial payouts to the lucky player.
When you land the free spin icon on your reels, you gain one free spin, up to sixteen at a shot, for each free icon appearing on your screen. When you are in the free spin mode, mega symbols can appear on the second and fifth reel while the first is occupied with normal symbols.
Gone Fishing Feature
When you get lucky enough to land the salmon scatter that awards you a multiplier depending on the depth of water in which you catch the fish. Indeed, with luck, you can win upwards of 4,000 times the amount of your line bet.
Treasure Chest Bonus Feature
When you land the treasure chest icon, you get to pick a chest to determine your bonus payout, which can run anywhere from 80X to 20,000X your line bet for big money opportunities.