James Dean Inspired Online Slot : A NextGen and MX Digital Collaboration
A James Dean-inspired online video slot is about to be released by NextGen Gaming, the interactive games development arm of the NYX Gaming Group. Created in collaboration with independent games developer MX Digital, James Dean the video slot showcases nostalgic pictures of the fifties movie star. The actor is best remembered for his “Rebel Without a Cause” film, in which he portrayed a troubled youth.
The promotional video released by NYX Gaming is quite novel, as it does not reveal until the end of the clip that the presentation is for an upcoming release of a NextGen video slot. It shows the different restored images of the 50's heartthrob, in different poses and attires, all of which are featured as special icons of the James Dean video slot.
About James Dean the Actor
Biographers wrote about James Dean's fascination with fast cars, owning a Triumph Tiger Motorcycle, Porsche 550 Spyder and a Porsche Super Speedster 23F with which he competed as a professional race car driver. Dean had wanted to pursue an auto-racing career. However, this was cut short when on that fateful day of September 30, 1955; James Dean met his death while riding his Porsche 550 Spyder. He was on his way to Salinas, California to participate in a racing event.
About James Dean the Online Slot
James Dean the new video slot to be released by NextGen Gaming contains icons that best symbolize the life and times of the Hollywood actor. The 35mm film reel, the clap board slate, the Hollywood Walk of Fame star, the cool sunglasses, Dean's Triumph Tiger Motorcycle, including the Porsche 550 Spyder that led to his death nearly sixty years ago.
NextGen incorporated win-boosting features in the 5-reel, 25 payline video slot. Three kinds of James Dean icons are Wild Symbols. James Dean wearing a coat is a regular icon that replaces regular symbols to create winning combinations.
James Dean in a crimson turtle neck sweater is the Wild that brings around a multiplier. Landing on Reels 2 and 3, the James Dean Multiplying Wild helps form payline wins by substituting for regular icons. When this type of Wild is activated, players will choose a hidden multiplier by clicking on one of three James Dean icons.The hidden multipliers are between 2x up to 5x.
The James Dean in a black jacket is an Expanding Wild that emerges on Reels 2 and 4.
James Dean's Hollywood Walk of Fame star marker is the Scatter symbol that activates the Free-spins Game. Three, four or five of the Star Scatter Symbols award 10, 15, or 20 bet-free spins respectively. If another set of three or more Star Scatter symbols trigger the Free-Spins Game, the bet-free turns could increase the Free Spin Bonus Multiplier up to a maximum of 5x.