Photo Safari Online slot by Play n Go
Photo Safari is a cartoon style online video slot game powered by Play n Go gaming software. The game has an African safari theme and features images of classic African animals including Zebra, Giraffe and Elephant. The backdrop to the game is an image of the vast Serengeti plains with Mount Kilimanjaro in the background. The reels themselves have been constructed out of sticks and twine and hang suspended in the centre of the screen. The cartoon style graphics give the game a light-hearted feel with the sounds of the various animals emitted as they appear on the reels.
5 Reel African Safari Slot
Behind the African theme, Photo Safari features 5 spinning reels with a total of 20 paylines. Players can set the number of paylines before each spin as well as the number of coins bet per payline. On the reels, players will find various African animals. The highest paying reel symbols include the Lion, the Elephant, the Giraffe and the Zebra. The lower paying symbols include the classic high card symbols from 10 to Ace. These symbols have been carved out of wood and dressed up to blend into the theme of the game.
In addition to the main slot game, Photo Safari also offers players a number of bonus features in the form of a Wild symbol, Scatter symbols, A free spins round and a pick-me bonus round. The Wild symbol in this game is the image of a traditional African drums. The Wild symbol is unique in that it can be used to substitute for any of the other standard reel symbol in order to form a winning combination. The two symbols that the Wild cannot substitute for are the Scatter and Bonus symbols.
Scatter Symbols and Free Spins
The Wild symbol in Photo Safari also has the distinction of being the highest paying symbol of the game. Finding all five across the reels will trigger the jackpot payout of 5000 coins on a standard coin bet. The Scatter symbol in this game is the image of the roll of film. The Scatter symbol pays out in any position on the reel and is the key to triggering the free spins round. To activate the free spins round, players must land 3 or more Scatters anywhere on the five reels. Once triggered, the number of free spins will be randomly determined at the start of the round.
The Pick-Me Bonus Round
The bonus symbol in Play n Go’s Photo Safari slot game is the camera symbol. This symbol is the key to activating the pick-me bonus round. To trigger the bonus, players must land 3 camera bonus symbols anywhere on the five reels. Once the bonus round is triggered, players will be taken to a second screen. Here players must use their camera to take pictures of various animals in the bush. Players simply point their camera at spot and click to take a picture. Depending on the type of picture taken, players will win instant coin payouts for each picture. Some pictures will pay out more than others.