Spartacus is an online slot game by Australian developers, Williams Interactive Games. Inspired by the historical battles of gladiators at the Coliseum, this slot features the 100 payline, colossal reels feature. This feature gives you two play areas with stacked wilds and reel symbols.
Spartacus allows wagers between 0.10 and 250 and offers players a bonus feature with up to 20 free spins with a 20x your wager cash prize on top of it.
The Spartacus Reel Symbols
The Spartacus online slot reel symbols include a sword and shield symbol, a gladiator’s helmet ,a lion that the gladiators on occasion had to face in combat and a gladiator ready to strike. These symbols carry the highest value of the standard symbols.
The sword and shield and the helmet symbols have a jackpot pay out of 75x your line wager. The lion and striking gladiator symbols have a jackpot pay out of 100x your line wager, making this one of the most exciting slots NZ and other regions have to offer to players these days.
The lower value Spartacus symbols are playing card suites with a spade, a heart a diamond and a club. They all share the same pay outs of 5x your line wager, 10x your line wager and 50x your line wager for 3 or more matching symbols.
The Epic Gladiator Wild Symbol
An armed gladiator is the Spartacus online slot wild substitute symbol. This symbol not only acts as a replacement symbol for any of the standard reel symbols, but it also appears stacked on the reels.
Whenever a wild appears stacked on the man reel set, it will be copied onto the colossal reel set in the same position.
Stacked Reel Symbols Mean Big Wins
With the main reels and the colossal reels, the Spartacus reel symbols can appear stacked on top of one another.
These stacked symbols can form some big line wins on both the main reels and the 12 row colossal reel set.
The Colossal Free Spins Bonus Round
Like free bets in wagering NZ, the main feature of Spartacus online slot is the free spins bonus round where you can win up to 20 free spins and a 20x your total wager prize. The feature symbol is an icon of the famed Roman coliseum. It only appears on the 1st, 3rd and 5th reels.
It appears in these positions on the main reels as well as the colossal reels. If a stacked wild lands even partially in view during the free spins round, it will be nudged down to fill the entire reel. Just as in the standard game, the wild stack will now be copied onto the colossal reels.
The awards for the Spartacus bonus feature consist of 8 free spins and 2x your staked wager for three scatter symbols. Four scatter symbols award 12 free spins and 5x your staked wager. Five scatter symbols award the biggest prize of 20 free spins and 20x your staked wager.
The Unique Colossal Reels Feature
Spartacus online slot features two sets of reels. The main reel set has a 5 reel layout. If you play with the maximum amount of pay lines active, 100, then you will also get to play on the colossal reel play area on the right hand side. This has 5 reels and 12 rows.