|Game Type:||Video slot|
|Whats hot:||Whats not so hot:|
|3x free spin options with multipliers from 2x to 10x||Voodoo theme not for everyone|
|Playable on mobile devices|
|Volatility in the mid range|
|Decent RTP (above 97%)|
Where to play?
Baron Samedi is a medium variance online slot available to play at Yggdrasil casinos with an average return to player percentage (RTP) of 97.1%. It has 25 paylines, 5 reels, 3-rows and pays a top cash prize (non-progressive) of 1,200x your stake on a single spin.
The theme is all about Baron Samedi a notorious voodoo loa of the undead who features prominently in Haitian voodoo. Voodoo culture has different loas each with its own distinct trait, for instance there’s Papa Legba who’s the link between humanity and the spiritual realm, then there’s Dambella (considered the chief of all loas) who’s the creator of all life.
”Yggdrasil’s Baron Samedi carved a niche out of the market, its play style offers an entirely different type of challenge.”
In mainstream culture Baron Samedi is often portrayed as the bad guy, he even featured in Live and Let Die a Bond movie filmed in 1973 with Roger Moore and Jane Seymour in the lead. The game is playable on mobile phones and PCs from £0.25 up to £125 per spin. The main ingredients of the slots is a free spins feature (3x different types) that rewards you with 7 to 15 free spins along with 36 collectable features such as mystery symbols, stacks, win lines, wilds and multiplier wins from 2x to 10x.
Symbols on the reels are Baron Samedi, Baroness Samedi, voodoo mistresses (Brijit), coloured gemstones (low value), scatter, voodoo dolls and the wild. The most valuable symbol is Baron Samedi, at the maximum wager per spin 5 of them on the reels pays 4.75x your stake.
Regular symbols bar the scatter are substituted by the wild when it completes a winning combination. If you land 5x scatters at the max bet you’ll win 1,000x your stake. With a dark arts motif (not our cup of tea) Baron Samedi has 36 different collectable extras and has three free spin features:
- Low value symbols are transformed into red emeralds that’s removed from the reels.
- High and low value symbols become wilds.
- Five of a kind wins consists of the Baron, Brijit, red and green gem symbols.
Each card is collected during the voodoo re-spins and during the free spins 3 cards are dealt during every round.
Baron Samedi Free Spins
The free spins feature is triggered when 3 or more scatters appear on the reels during the base game – you’ll get 7, 12 up to 15 free spins. Furthermore, an extra 3 free spins is awarded when you fill a spot with any of the 36 collectables.
The card you collected is added to the corresponding position for the duration of the free spins. The biggest payout of 1,200x your stake in conjunction with a 10x multiplier can be won on each free spin. It takes approximately 65 to 150 spins before the free spins feature is initiated. This is what you can expect on each free spin:
- Super stacked higher value symbols (including wilds) are added.
- 3, 5, 7 or 9 Mystery Symbols are added. These transform into the same symbol.
- 1, 2, 3 or 4 Mystery Reels are added.
- Your total win is boosted by a 2x, 3x, 5x or 10x multiplier.
- 2 to 8 wilds are added to the reels.
- Reels 1, 2, 3 or 5 can be transformed into fully wild reels.
Baron Samedi offers players a range of entertaining bonus rounds yet the biggest wins occur during the free spins especially if the multiplier is 10x! For some it might be an enjoyable or an arduous slots, regrettably it didn’t grab us. When it comes to visual fidelity Baron Samedi is flashy and boisterous with potentially rewarding bonus features.
Baron Samedi frequently asked questions:
Can I play the game on my Samsung Galaxy mobile phone?
Baron Samedi is compatible with a range of mobile devices starting with Grand Prime, Samsung Galaxy A6 Plus, J8 as well as iPhones and tablets. Each phone affords smooth play just make sure your Wi-Fi is on, don’t use normal data bundles to play because it’s expensive.
How many bonus rounds does the game have?
It has 2 bonus rounds of which is a re-spins and 3x free spins options that includes multiplier wins from 2x to 10x on each free spin.
How can I trigger the free spins?
The quickest way to win the jackpot is to land 3 or more scatter icons any position on the reels within the main game. Up to a maximum of 15 free spins is awarded with a top multiplier of 10x. Free spin wins are further boosted by stacked wilds and wilds.
Which other slots do we recommend with a similar theme?
We really enjoyed Dark Vortex, it’s laced with plenty of bonus rounds and it has a one-of-a-kind ‘Buy-In’ feature that’s conducive to high roller play (https://casinowhizz.com/slots/dark-vortex-slot-review/).