Gladiator is a 5 reel, 25 payline video slot game themed around the famous Ridley Scott directed movie Gladiator. If you are a fan of this movie the game will on occasions treat you with scenes from the movie and all the character symbols will be well known to you. The game offers a scatter, a wild and not one but two fun bonus games. It also presents you with a chance to gamble your winnings and double them.
The Gladiator mask symbol is a very important one in the game. It is a symbol which appears only on the 2nd, 3rd or 4th reel. It is your wild symbol and will substitute for all the symbols except for the scatter. Getting 3 of these will start the Gladiator Bonus game. You do not need to anything at in this game except lean back and count your money. The game picks nine random gladiator mask, all carrying a certain value. These are added up and you are just simply awarded this money.
The scatter symbol is the Coliseum icon, three or more of these will start the Coliseum bonus game. You are presented with rows of stones and starting from the bottom you need to pick a stone in each row to reveal your prizes. The prizes depend on the row and range from extra wilds, scatters, multiplier and free games. For each pick you win a prize and one of the following four options: collect all prizes in the picked column or pick a prize from the row above or a prize from the row below or just proceed to free games. During free games you can't retrigger the Coliseum bonus.
For any winning you have made in the game you can choose to either gamble it or double it by clicking the Gamble button. You then need to guess whether the next card will be red or black. You can keep doubling your money up to 2500 pounds. At any point you can choose to bank your winnings and go back to the regular game.
How to play:
Gladiator video slot machine features a row of eight buttons that control play:
- Bet Per Line - Press to choose how many money per line you are betting.
- Lines - Press to change the number of paylines.
- Spin - Spin the reels.
- Bet Max - Selects all paylines and spins at your current coin value and bet level.
- Click to change - Choose your coin value, it ranges from 0.01 to 5.00 pounds.
- Auto Start - Used to start and stop automatic spin round, number of automatic spins can be chosen just above this button and range from 1 to 99.
- Info - Gives you the payout table and explains the bonus games.
- Gamble - Press after each win to gamble your money for a chance to double it.
Sound and other play option are controlled through the Menu/Options button at the bottom of the screen.