Released May 2020
The Arthur’s Fortune slot is produced by Yggdrasil Gaming. Yggdrasil Gaming take their name from Norse mythology, emphasising their Scandinavian roots. The Yggdrasil is a magical tree where dragons lived and Odin sacrificed himself. Yggdrasil Gaming have quickly established themselves as a consistent developer of quality slots. They lease their games out to casinos using other platforms as a bolt on package. Yggdrasil Gaming publish the Return to Player/House Edge of their slots games within the game help file. The House Edge of Arthur’s Fortune is 3.8%.
Arthur’s Fortune is a 5 reel game that is 3 symbols high. The slot uses traditional paylines, with 20 in total, playing from left to right.
Arthur’s Fortune has a medieval theme, something you would obviously expect from a King Arthur inspired slot. Camelot sits at the top of a hill overlooking the reels and an army encampment below. The majority of symbols are characters, from Arthur himself to various unnamed faces that are likely to his knights of the Round Table.
Wild – Wild symbols do not appear as standard. They land on the reels following a spin, where a symbol a symbol is chosen at random and all instances of that symbol on the reels are turned Wild. It is a random feature, so do not expect it to land on every or very many spins at all. It will substitute for all regular symbols. Up to 10 symbols can be transformed in a single spin.
Wild Scatter – Wild Scatter symbols can appear on any spin and, not only do they substitute for all symbols, but they will trigger the Free Spins feature, if you can land 3 or more of them on the reels at once .
Bonus – The Bonus symbol is the “Crystal Ball”. You only need one to land and it will trigger the Merlin’s Bonus feature.
Merlin’s Bonus – If you land a “Crystal Ball” symbol on the reels you will trigger the Merlin’s Bonus feature. When it lands you will be awarded either an instant cash prize or a set of Free Spins. In the base game you will earn up to 500 coins worth as an instant cash prize, whereas in the Free Spins feature this is double to a possible 1000 coins. In base game it can also award between 7-14 Free Spins and between 1-3 Wild conversions on each spin. During the Free Spins you can trigger up to 14 additional Free Spins.
Free Spins – 3, 4 or 5 Scatter Wilds will trigger 7 Free Spins with 1 Wild conversion, 10 Free Spins with 2 Wild conversions, or 14 Free Spins with 3 Wild conversions, respectively. All Wild conversions last of the entire Free Spins. During the feature 2 Scatter Wilds will trigger 1 additional Free Spin and 1 additional Wild conversion; 3 Scatter Wilds will trigger 2 additional Free Spins and 2 additional Wild conversions; 4 Scatter Wilds will trigger 3 additional Free Spins and 3 additional Wild conversions and 5 Scatter Wilds will trigger 4 additional Free Spins and 4 additional Wild conversions.