Yes, the Olympic hockey tournament may be just in our rearview mirror, but if anything this should have piqued the world's interest for Ice Hockey. What perfect timing then for this 5 reel, 15 payline slot from the team at Playtech. Strap on your skates and pads and grab your stick as you prepare to do battle in this fun slot that offers up a the option to choose teams, a mixed pay feature, free spins, and a unique pass-the-puck bonus which earns you multipliers.
Yes, modern day ice hockey garb comes with many sleek looking fixings, but this cool slot chooses to use old-school hockey as the thrust of its theme. That's why it features players that look like goons in addition to equipment the likes of which has not been usef for over 40 years. All in all, the presentation is quite good. The graphics, effects, and music are very good, but there are definitely better out there.
Like any good Playtech slot, Ice Hockey comes with a whole set of features to keep you entertained for quite a long time. First off, you can choose your teams here. Note that the team on the left pays from left to right, while the team on the right pays from right to left. There are also mixed pays here. Have the same flag appear on the first and fifth reels to win 12 free spins. Last but not least, have a puck appear to the left of a first team member on the second reel, or to the right of a right team member on the fourth reel, o activate the pass the puck bonus. Have the players pass the puck around to win multipliers.
Luckily, playing Ice Hockey is not nearly as difficult as the real game. Determine the bet per line and the number of paylines you wish to activate before pressing the "spin" button to get the action started.