Basketball Star – The World of Basketball
Basketball Star is one of the multiple new slots that Microgaming has released this month. The game has a familiar theme, as it seems that it is one of the games form the unofficial gaming series of sport stars. There was Football Star, then Rugby Star and now, Basketball Star. This is why the game has the same format and visual style of these last two games. The sportive theme of the game heavily affects the game’s theme, sounds and bonus features. This is why as soon as online players open the game, they will notice the basketball court in the background and the multiple basketball themed symbols that will spin across the game’s reels and lines.
The game is also ultra rewarding as it comes packed with a great set of line pays, as well as bonus features and symbols that can help players in earning massive rewards.
Symbols and gaming Format
The game has the traditional format of Microgaming games that comes with 5 reels and hosts a total of 243 ways to win. The game’s control panel is found under the reels, where players will find all of the buttons that they will use to control the game play, place the bets, spin the reels and so on. Speaking of placing the wagers, players will choose the coin value, as well as the number of coins they wish to place so they can determine their total wager.
As for the symbols of the game, they are all inspired by basketball as they include a game ball, energy drinks, basketball shoes, a medal, basketball players, a small basketball court, the logo of the game and more.
BONUS FEATURES AND SYMBOLS
Since it is a Microgaming powered slot, players can expect to find plenty of bonus features and special symbols. They begin with the logo of Basketball. This wild icon will substitute for other symbols, except other special ones, so players can have a better chance at achieving a winning combo. That is not all, as randomly, the Wild shot Feature can be triggered in which up to 2 reels will turn wild. This can only happen to the middle 3 reels of the slot machine. Lastly, the wild icon can appear stacked on reels 3, 4 and 5.
There is the scatter basketball icon that can give scatter pays and can also trigger the free spins round. This happens when players get from 3 to 5 scatters on the reels. Players will earn 15 free spins with the Rolling Reels feature that gives players multiple winning chances with an increasing multiplier. Players will be able to find all what they need to know about all of the aspects of the game and its bonus features and pays at the paytable that they can open by clicking on the Pays button.