A Christmas Carol is a high quality 3D animated online video slot game powered by Betsoft Gaming. The game is based on the classic novella by Charles Dickens about an old miser named Ebenezer Scrooge who is visited by 3 ghosts on Christmas Eve. The game is set in Scrooge’s bedroom where we can see Scrooge himself sitting up in bed with a candlestick while a heavy snow falls outside the window. The reels themselves appear transparent set in a golden frame in the centre of the screen. The 3D animated graphics and animation are top-class and combined with the light-hearted Christmas background music all work together to produce an entertaining and immersive slot experience.
5 Reel Christmas Themed Slot
Behind the smooth animation and classic Christmas story, the slot machine in A Christmas Carol is based on the standard slot setup of 5 spinning reels with 25 paylines. On the reels, players will find images all relating to Scrooge and his Christmas experience. Some of the highest paying symbols include Scrooge himself, a Christmas bell, a stack of gold coins, a pile of Christmas gifts and an image depicting Scrooge’s bank. For the lower paying symbols, the game designers have used the standard set of high card symbols all styled in sparkly silver colours to blend into the theme of the game.
Turkey Wild Symbol
The wild symbol in A Christmas Carol best River Belle online casino slot game with its turkey symbol. This is the standard wild symbol in the game and can be used to substitute for any of the other reel symbols in order to form a winning combination with the exception of the Ghost feature symbols. Aside from the wild symbol, the main bonus feature in this game is the ghost feature. There are three ghosts that appear on the reels which trigger three separate bonus round, these being the ghost of Christmas past, present and future.
Ghost of Christmas Past and Present Bonus
The ghost of Christmas past triggers the past spins bonus round. Players must land 3 or more past ghosts to activate the round and gain up to 12 free spins. The more ghost symbols that trigger the bonus round, the more free spins are awarded up to a maximum of 12. The ghost of Christmas present symbol in A Christmas Carol is the symbol that triggers the wilds bonus feature. To activate the wilds feature, players must land 3 or more Ghosts of Christmas present anywhere on the reels. Once the round has been triggered, all the ghosts on the reels will turn wild. This makes it easier for players to form winning combinations.
Ghost of Christmas Future Free Spins
The third ghost, the ghost of Christmas future is the key to unlocking the future spins bonus round. In A Christmas Carol slot game, players can trigger the future spin bonus round by landing 3 or more future ghost symbols anywhere on the reels. The more ghosts landed, the more free spins are awarded up to a maximum of 12 free spins. Each free spin is guaranteed to produce a payline win or an additional free spin is added.