|Software:||Play N Go|
|Game Type:||Video slot|
|Whats hot:||Whats not so hot:|
|Metal Band theme||Copycat of Net Ent's Guns N' Roses, Motorhead?|
|Plenty of bonus rounds||No multipliers in the free spins|
|Re-triggerable Free Spins with Mega Symbols||May be too volatile for some|
|Sky-high volatility makes it ideal for high rollers|
Where to play?
Play N’ Go released a great deal of captivating online slots titles for 2019 of which Phoenix Reborn (https://casinowhizz.com/slots/phoenix-reborn-slot-review/) and Contact hogged the limelight. If you are interested in toppling those big wins Phoenix Reborn pays a jackpot (non-progressive) of £500,000 and offers a score of mesmerizing in-play bonus features.
Sabaton another slots from the developer carries us off to the land of heavy metal, this high variance video slot is based on the Swedish heavy metal band of the same name. With 10 paylines, 5 reels, Chained Reels, Last Stand, Battalion Spins (Free Spins with Mega Symbols) and a top cash prize of 5,000x your stake it neatly checks every box.
A massive tank serves as backdrop for the reels, symbols on them are the 4 band members (premium symbols), bullets, the scatter (S), the wild (Joakim lead singer), grenades, ancient Greek helmet and swords. The most important symbol money wise is the Wild, 5 of them on the reels at the maximum bet pays 100x your stake. Play N’ Go did not disclose the RTP (theoretical return to player percentage) of Sabaton, since it’s a volatile slots the RTP is around 95% in the base game but increases once a bonus round is activated.
The wild symbol is Joakim the band’s lead singer, it delivers the usual duties when it completes a winning combination by replacing symbols adjacent to it except the scatter. Other bonus rounds where the Wild plays a big role are the Mystery Symbols and Metal Stacks features, a random symbols is picked which becomes a stacked symbol. The Mega Symbols feature sees each band member become an expanding symbol for the big wins.
The Mystery Symbol is initiated by 3 to 8 scatters each scatter becomes a random symbol.
The Chained Reels feature is initiated on a random spin where the same symbols are showcased by 2 adjacent reels played out on the centre reels (reels 2, 3 and 4).
The Last Stand bonus round is triggered randomly where 1 or 2 reels are transformed into wild reels.
Of the bonus rounds the Battalion Spins or free spins feature is the most lucrative. It is triggered when 9 Sabaton scatters pop up any position across the during reels in the main game awarding 7 Free Falls.
More free spins are gained when another 9 scatters pitch and a random symbol is picked that can be transformed into a Mystery or Metal Stacks symbol. Thanks to reels 2, 3 and 4 that are linked Mega Symbols kick in on each free spin offering a potential win of 5,000x your stake on each free spin.
Dare we say that Play N’ Go’s Sabaton is trying to emulate NetEnt’s Guns N’ Roses (https://casinowhizz.com/slots/guns-n-roses-slot-review/)? It follows the same pattern by incorporating a rock band/metal theme, a host of bonus games and stunning visuals. By way of innovation it does not go beyond its usual roots yet there is enough in it to sustain long sessions especially when the jackpot is 5,000x your stake to be had on a single spin/free spin.
Sabaton Play N’ Go high variance slots FAQs
What special features does the slot machine have?
It has 4 in-play bonus rounds: Last Stand, Battalion Spins (Free Spins), Mystery Symbol and a Chained Reels features. The bonus round that pays the most is the Battalion Spins free spins that is played when you get 9 scatters which rewards you with 7 free spins. Each free spin win is augmented by Mega Symbols that pays 5,000x your bet for a full screen of the premium symbol (Wild).
Can you give us some tips/strategy that will maximize our chances of winning big?
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