Released: September 2018
The Wicked Tales: Dark Red slots game can be found at Microgaming casinos. Microgaming as a standard now publish the slots house edge information of all their games at any online casino that holds a UKGC license (this is a requirement for all UKGC licensed casinos. As such we can say that the House Edge of Wicked Tales: Dark Red is 3.9%. When playing at any venue that does not hold a UKGC license and does not specifically publish the Return to Player information for their game, this information should be used as a guideline only as we cannot confirm whether or not this game is configurable.
Wicked Tales Dark Red is a 5 reel game that is 3 symbols high on 2 reels, with the remaining 3 reels all being 4 symbols high. The reels are classed as Wandering, meaning that there are the 3 main reels that stick in place, whilst the other 2 reels move around either side of the main 3. There are 25 paylines in total, paying from left to right.
Wild – The wild symbol is the “Dark Red” symbol, replacing all symbols other than Scatters. Only one winning combination is paid out per payline. If there is more than one winning combination, the highest will be paid out.
Scatter – The “Full Moon” symbol activates the game’s “Wolf Wheel” bonus feature and they pay out in combinations of 3 or more when they appear anywhere on the reels.
Wolf’s Wheel Bonus – The bonus is triggered when you land 3 or more of the “Full Moon” symbols anywhere on the reels. When this happens you get to spin the “Wolf’s Wheel” and have a chance to trigger a further 2 different features or win a bet multiplier of up to 20x the bet.
Forest of Fortune – You can trigger this feature if you land the “Treasure Chest” on the “Wolf’s Wheel Bonus.” When this happens you will be taken to a new section of the game where you will need to unlock chests for a chance to win a cash amount. The bonus will end when you find one that is empty or when you have won 10 cash prizes in a row.
Free Spins – You can trigger the Free Spins feature when you land one of the high value symbols on the “Wolf’s Wheel”. You will be awarded 9 free spins that cannot be re-triggered. Whichever symbol you land on will replace all other high value symbols, with the “Female” symbol being the most valuable.