New from Microgaming is a traditional looking video slots game with some great new features. Atomic 8s is a brand new slots game that is filled with some of the popular and well known symbols of the casino including shiny gold bells, juicy red cherries, single, double and triple bars together with 8's in red, silver and blue. All of these symbols are on a stark black background and with the bright colors of the symbols; it creates a great effect which is somewhat retro. There are five reels and nine paylines in this slots game which can also be played for fun or practice before players take the plunge and place real money bets.
Wild Wins and Scatter Multiplyers
The Atomic symbol is wild and it can take the place of any other symbols to make up a winning line. On its own the Atomic symbol is also high paying and when five of these lands on an active payline 8000 coins are awarded. The scatter symbol is a symbol scatter with the word encrusted and these offers multiplying wins, five of the scatter symbols anywhere on the screen award 300 coins multiplied by the number of coins for the triggering bet. Four of the scatters award 50 coins to be multiplied and three of the scatters award 15 coins. Two scatter symbols award a multiplying factor of 2x for the triggering bet.
Unique Power Spins Option
What makes this game unique is the new Power spins option which can be chosen. There is a red button at the bottom left hand side of the screen and when players press on this the Power mode is activated. For this players do have to add three times the coin bet placed but the big advantage is that the winnings can be awarded from left to right or right to left on the screen. In layman's terms this means that there are many more winning chances available with the power spins feature and the best win is taken for each winning line. The background of the reels changes from black to regal gold for the power spins feature and it really impresses upon each player the power that this extra feature gives to each player and of course the more winning chances that are offered. Atomic 8s video slot is more than just another slot; this offers a unique and very enjoyable feature with full interaction for each player.