The Sam on the Beach game can be found at casinos offering Elk Studios software. Elk Studios are a small but quickly growing casino software developer primarily focusing on the mobile market. At the present time they only offer slots games. Players should be aware that this software provider includes ‘betting strategies’ as an automated feature. These should be avoided. They offer no mathematical gain to the player and increase the risk of large losses in comparison to your bankroll. As a standard Elk Studios do publish the RTP/House Edge information for their slots games within their game paytable. As such we can say that the House Edge of Sam on the Beach is 3.7%.
Sam on the Beach is made up of 5 reels, each one 3 symbols high and there are 243 different win ways.
Wild – The “Sam on the Beach” symbol is Wild, substituting for all symbols other than Free Spin symbols. This symbol only appears on reels 2 and 4 during normal play.
Free Spins – The “Bell” is the Free Spin symbol.
Free Spins – Landing 3 or more of the “Bell” symbols will trigger the game’s Free Spins feature. 3 “Bell” symbols will award the player with 5 free spins. 4 “Bell” symbols will award the player with 10 free spins. 5 “Bell” symbols will award the player with 15 free spins. There are additional symbols available during the free spins, each one offering special bonus features, as described below:
“Sam Sticky Wilds” – If you reveal three or more “Sam Sticky Wild” symbols during the Free Spins feature Sam will replace one random symbol with a Sticky Wild. The “Sam Sticky Wild” symbols are only available on reels 2,3, 4 or 5, will remain in play for the remainder of the free spins and acts as a Wild, replacing all other symbols.
“Sandra” – If your reveal three or more “Sandra” symbols the multiplier will be increased by moving one place up the paytable, up to a maximum of 8 times the bet.
“Maggie” – If you reveal 3 or more “Maggie” symbols she will hit all “Sea Animal” and “Maggie” symbols on the reels and replace them with new symbols.
“Ted” – If you reveal 3 or more “Ted” symbols you will activate a multiplier that is also a sticky bonus.
Beach Memories Re-Spin – If you can reveal a horizonal line containing every member of the Troll family you will gain one re-spin, with all the family member symbols used to trigger the feature remaining sticky for that turn. The feature can be re-triggered up to 3 times.