Cryptologic seems to be on a mission to present some really unusual slots themes, and Rickety Cricket is no exception. Rickety Cricket is a really cute fella and he has some equally cute critter friends who make these video slots game electrifying and exciting. He hops through the grassy plains and comes into contact with the other critters, he will keep bemused with his antics. The video slots game opens with Rickety Cricket singing a tune and playing the guitar. The graphics are easy on the eye, cheerful and colorful, and some interesting animations. Like most of Cryptologic’s games you will definitely enjoy playing Rickety Cricket Slots.
Your adventure begins
To play the game either for free or real money, you can practice and get to know the game before wagering any money. A five reel and twenty five paylines give you lots of opportunities to get some nice wins. Each time you place a coin you enable a payline, or you can click max bet and it will automatically enable all the paylines. You can start with one penny on each payline which means you spend 25c per spin or you can increase the coins size per payline up to $4 making max bet on all paylines $100. Cryptologic games give you a choice of different currencies to play with, but the coin size remains the same. Check the casino for the currency of your choice
The unusual critters that are friends of Rickety Cricket
Rickety Cricket has surrounded by some cute critters to help you win some lovely money, these critters are friendly and graciously give you wins, a colorful queen bee, is accompanied by the illuminating fire fly, followed by the mosquito, a log and an snail, plus playing card values from Ace to ten.
A Pretty Flower is a wild number
Substituting for all the other symbols the pretty flower will complete any winning combination and payout for that. This increases your winning chances. It will not substitute for the scatter or the bonus symbols.
The flower wild symbol as an added feature and acts as a stacked wild symbol, this happens when three of the flower symbols are displayed on a reel at the same time.
If you get stacked wild symbols on all the five reels, you will see every reel full of pretty wild flowers and the payout is an enormous 18,750x your bet. This can add up to a nice tidy sum of money.
An unusual Scatter
This is a departure from the normal stacked symbols which normally appear on any of the five reels to afford a payout. The Bug Zapper symbols which is the scatter only appears on the first reel. When the Bug Zapper symbols appears on the first reel, if there is a queen bee, or a fire fly or a mosquito on the other reels then they become scatters together with the Bug Zapper, they flash when they are activated. You can easily find up to 7 symbols on a spin which can bring a good payout.
A scatter win and a regular win at the same time pays out both
Free spins gives everyone a thrill
There is a special bonus symbols that triggers free spins and they appear on reels two, three and four. You need three of these bonus symbols to trigger the free spin round, when that happens you will get 8 free spins. If three bonus symbols are scattered on reels 2, 3, and 4 during your 8 free spins, then you receive another 8 free spins. There is also a random multiplier with each free spin game which is valued up to 8 times.
Set your hands free with autoplay
Autoplay allows you to sit back and watch those reels turning without using your mouse or keyboard. You can set the number of spins and the coin size you wish to bet, choose your paylines or choose max bet for all the paylines to be activated on the max coin size. Click start and watch your winning accumulate automatically. You can also stop the autoplay at any time you wish.
Ricktey Cricket is loads of fun, keep the reels spinning and watch those critters give you handsome payouts.