Safari Sam is developed by Betsoft Gaming and will take players into the wild. This online slot game has excellent visuals, music and playful sound effects. Players will enjoy the graphics that pop up on the screen during the game. Safari Sam has 5 reels and 30 paylines and is a 3D video slot.
Symbols include Sam the hunter, who is the main character, a native called Jane, jeep, Bilbao tree as well as zebra, gorilla’s, lions, monkeys to name a few. The characters are cartoon like and they animate throughout the game and cheer the players on.
Symbols and Bonus Features
Safari Sam has a free spins round and this is activated when the zebra, gorilla and monkey appear on reel one. Players need to them choose one which will activate a wild symbol which will reward players with a times 2 multiplier on the next free spins. Players can use this option to double after a winning spin by guessing a coin toss.
All winnings from this round are doubled. If the same symbol appears across a whole reel players are awarded with an extra win which is equal to a triple payout on the combination. The collapsed symbols will merge and become one and this allows more symbols to take their place.
The bonus feature is activated when 3 binoculars appear on the reels and players can win up to 4 500 coins. Players will need to choose a location, area 1 (green), Area 2 (blue) or Area 3 (red), a new screen will appear and players will have to select between three or more symbols after which players are awarded with coins. When the word collect appears it marks the end of the bonus round.
During the wild feature there are wilds which will appear and will have multipliers and some of these will multiply wins up to as much as 10 times. Three or more Safari Sam’s will activate the pick ‘em bonus game where players are rewarded with random prizes. This feature includes a gamble feature and stacked symbols. If three of the same symbols appear on a reel they will make the symbols collapse and players will be awarded with 25 coins.
The scatter symbol in Safari Sam is the Bilbao tree and when 3 of these appear on the reels players are awarded with 450 coins, 4 of these will award 750 coins and 5 will award players with 1 500 coins. Players will be entertained by an animated excerpt involving Safari Sam and Jane. Players will be awarded with 1 500 coins if 5 Jane symbols appear on the reels.
The maximum bet is 5 coins for each payline and bets start at 0.02 and go up to 1.00. The election betting odds ranges from 1 to 150 coins. While payouts are not great for the regular symbols the scatter, multipliers and other bonus features will make up for this. Safari Sam does not have a progressive jackpot, but players will find that with all the bonus features they will be able win big often.
Safari Sam will enthral players with its fun sound effects and animations and the chance to win during the bonus round.