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Do you remember the black and white 1933 movie King Kong? What about the 2005 Peter Jackson remake that starred Hollywood sweetheart Naomi Watts and Adrien Brody?
In pop culture King Kong has been a colossal figure, the gentle giant that we all rooted for, the one that could save us all from dinosaurs and mass destruction. Let us now bring you back to the present 2016, where Playtech pay homage to such a lovable character with their latest slot machine: Kong – The 8th Wonder of the World.
Take a spin on the reels of this branded slot machine and enjoy the same thrills that both movies gave you, only this time you will scoop some good coin awards along the way! King Kong is the one that will award you big!
Kong: The 8th Wonder of the World is a 5 reel and 20 pay line slot machine that is powered by Playtech. The gaming sensation enjoys wins that are both left to right and right to left, thus awarding you bigger payout. The chosen theme speaks for itself, and follows the story of the King Kong movie that graced our screens in 2005. The graphics are impeccable and indeed transport you to the Peter Jackson movie, the sounds of Kong make your gaming experience more real, enough to have you look over your shoulder at times!
The game enjoys 2 distinctive modes, the first one being the Jungle mode, and the 2nd mode that of the City Mode, both reflecting upon Kong’s living environments as depicted in the movies.
Paying tribute to the lovable Kong, the scatter symbol is represented by the King logo, whilst the Kong character will act as a wild.
Prior to start climbing the Empire State Building to save the Ann Barrow, you are invited to starting placing your bet, with a small wager starting at 0.20 that goes to 100.00 per spin. We varied our game play with different bets; all we can say is that we loved the fact that the betting ranges are suited for all type of players.
Enjoy playing Kong: The 8th Wonder of the World anywhere you go, as the game is available to play both on desktop and via all mobile devices!
Bonuses and Rewards
Prior to telling you about the various bonuses and rewards that you will land playing this slot machine, we wanted to tell you more about the different symbols and different awards that carry. Of course Kong will act as a wild and promises big awards as he substitutes all other symbols. If you manage to land 5x Kong (character) symbols anywhere on you reels, you will be awarded 3,000x your bet, whilst landing 5 Kong Scatter symbols will see you walk away with 100x you bet. Of course Kong’s love interest also pays well, as landing 5 Anne Darrow symbols will award you 1,000 you bet!
Playing the Jungle Mode, you will enjoy not 1 but 2 separate bonus features. The 1st bonus feature is that of the Wild Jungle respins and landing wilds will award you 3 re-spins with the wild symbol staying frozen for the entire round. The 2nd bonus round is that of the Skull Island Bonus round that is landed by landing Kong symbols anywhere on your reels. When this happens, you a transported to a different screen, where you are presented with a selection of 13 locations at Skull Island. Choosing 3 dinosaurs will award you up to 2,000 coins; whilst landing 3 King Kong symbols will see you walk away with 3,000 coins.
Playing the City mode also has its perks and benefits of enjoying 2 additional bonus features. Landing three or more wilds anywhere on your reels will again offer you 3 additional re-spins, whilst landing the City Tower Bonus, you will be invited to knock down three high towers, each awarding you a chunky cash prize.
There is not one thing that we would change about Kong: The 8th Wonder of the Wold, it is fresh, captivating and entertaining enough to have us play it for ours at end. Take a spin on the reels of this Playtech slot machine, the awards will surprise you!