Psst: You heard it here first! The Swedish game developer software has announced that it will be turning out a brand-newslot game based on its iconic Starburst machine. Only this time around, the game will be bolder, hotter and much more rewarding! South African players are counting the days until they can play the long-awaited sequel to NetEnt’s most popular slots.
Starburst XXXtreme will be released sometime next month at online casinos that carry games by NetEnt. If you’ve ever played the original Starburst slot, you know just how fun and entertaining it is. Now imagine Starburst on steroids, and you have Starburst XXXtreme to look forward to.
NetEnt is keeping mum about the intricate details and features of its new Starburst slot. It wants to surprise its players on the big release. But there are a few details that we know about the new 5-reel video slot game that we’d like to share with you.
- Autoplay feature
- Wild symbols
- Random wilds
- Scatter symbols
- XXXtreme Spins
- 10 pay lines
- Sci-fi, space theme.
- Return to player rate is 96%
- Highest payout is 5,000 x the player’s total bet.
- Free spins bonus feature
Starburst XXXtreme plans to take players on an exciting space odyssey with all the familiar signs and experiences of the original game – but with a new look and feel. NetEnt has told a few media outlets that it expects the new game to go live at partner online casinos on July 15th. The game, like all new NetEnt titles, will be available on desktop, tablet or mobile so that players can choose to play anywhere and anytime.
About the original Starburst slot
Although it was launched back in 2012, Starburst is still considered one of the NetEnt’s s biggest success-stories. The game is constantly picked as the feature slot in online casino promotions with free spins, to give players a taste of things to come when the pick NetEnt software. Starburst is one of NetEnt’s most visually stunning slots. The game is set out on a grid of 3 rows and 5 reels, with 10 fixed pay lines. Dazzling symbols appear on the reels, including sapphires, emeralds, rubies and diamonds.
There’s a background track of spacey, pleasant-sounding music that isn’t too overpowering in line with the game’s theme. It has a default coin value range from 0.01 to 1.00, with a bet level of 1 to 10. That means there’s a maximum bet of 100.00 per spin. There is one main bonus feature that comes with Starburst slot. This is an expanding wild which only makes its appearance on the second, third and fourth rows.
Look out for the Starburst symbols which acts as the wild. One of these instantly triggers the Starbursts Wild Feature. When this happens, the wild symbol expands to cover the entire reel and players enjoy a respin. If another wild symbols lands during the respin, players will get an extra three respins.
It goes without saying that the rewards potential is stupendous, thanks to the expanding wild feature. The low-volatility Starburst slot has an impressive 96.09% RTP rate and a win-both-ways feature for extra payouts.