With the MEGAWAYS™ feature, diamond mining in the Southern US has never been more fun than in the new video slot Diamond Mine from Blueprint Gaming.
U.S. Gold & Diamond Rush
The reason for the excitement is it’s possible to strike gold which means that you can go from playing with 4,320 ways-to-win all the way up to 117,649. The cartoon-style Diamond Mine is a six reel slot which is carved into the side of a stone cave entrance leading to the mine. Set in the United States desert over a century ago, the sun beats down as the animated fluffy-white clouds drift in the background.
Upper-value symbols included are the diamond, diamond miner, shovel & axe and oil lamp followed by five poker symbols. An amusing aspect of this slot is the banjo music that plays when the reels are set into motion.
Diamond Mine Cascading Feature
Symbols are which combine to form a winning payline explode like dynamite in a diamond mine will cause the symbols above to cascade down until all the spaces are occupied with new symbols. Referred to as a cascading feature, this can continue, at no cost to you, until you fail to create a winning payline
Above the 2nd to 5th reels, there are additional symbols that can help to create wins. These spaces are where wilds, if any, may appear.
Diamond Mine MEGAWAYS™ Feature
Under license from Big Time Gaming, the reels can have up to 7 symbols on them which can mean up to 117,649 ways-to-win. This feature is referred to as MEGAWAYS™.
The TNT symbol can appear on multiple spaces, including the spaces above the 2nd to 4th reels, to act as a mystery symbol. These symbols explode to reveal an identical symbol which increases the odds of creating a win.
Free Spins Feature
The sack of gold is a scatter symbol that may appear anywhere, except the spaces above the 2nd to 4th reels. If you manage to dig up four of these symbols, then you are instantly awarded twelve free spins and five additional free spins after that with every additional scatter.
During the feature, a win multiplier is attached which increases by 1x after every cascade. The multiplier value is limited only by the number of consecutive cascades. While in free spins, the spaces above the 2nd to 4th reels can have scatters. Collect 3 or 4 for an additional 5 or 10 free spins.
Gold & Diamonds
Diamond Mine slot, played with 20 coins, has a theoretical return to player of 96.43%. You can take the game with you on your mobile or tablet using iOS, Android or Windows Phone.
This slot game is a medium variance game, so while the winnings may come less frequently than a low variance, there is also a chance that you can win a larger sum. If you love banjos, gold and diamonds then we suggest you give the game a try.