Rickety Cricket Enter the World of Insects
This slot’s theme follows the animated lives of some often overlooked insects in this rather comical slot game. With particular focus on the intrepid insect, the cricket, Rickety Cricket slot builds the theme around this insect’s exaggerated life. Encountering a whole selection of these similar critters across the 5 reels, all designed and animated nicely, players will be absorbed in this bug’s life slot theme.
The betting is fairly open, with 25 adjustable pay lines to experiment with, but not all too much to write home about. The bonus features included in this slot are Wilds, Scatters bonuses that award free spins and multipliers up to an impressive 40 times. Overall this is a fun and engaging slot game from Cryptologic that offers fun animations alongside some decent wins.
The Structural Design of this Themed Slot
With 5 reels and 25 pay lines Rickety Cricket has a rather basic platform to work off, at least regarding unique appearance. Fortunately for both Cryptologic and the players, this theme is done proper, and the symbols, reels and indeed sound effects of the game all really pull together to complete this slots design. As far as the specifics of the reels go, with particular emphasis on the symbols, players will find symbols like several intricately designed insects, including a Queen Bee, a bright Firefly, and even an angry looking mosquito. There is also eyes peering out of a log, a snail tucked in its shell and the playing card symbols 10 through Ace, also in theme.
The betting to be had with Rickety Cricket slot is not bad at all. With 25 adjustable pay lines and a range of credit sizes to choose from, pretty much most of the high and low rollers will be able to give this one a spin. There is also an autoplay feature to this game with advanced options, so players can set a certain number of spins to take place automatically, with a specific stop condition. Players can also adjust the game’s speed, to hurry up or slow down the reels.
On to Rickety Cricket Bonuses
This slot has Wilds, free spins and multipliers to be utilised during the base game. The first of these up is the Wild symbol, represented in Rickety Cricket as the orange and yellow flower. This symbols acts the way most Wilds do, in that it can become any other symbol apart from the Bonus, to complete combinations effectively. This Wild flower symbol also offers the biggest base game jackpot in this slot of 750 credits for 5 across a pay line.
The Scatter bonuses come in two forms, to reward free spins and to reward multipliers. The free spins triggering bonus is represented by the Bonus symbol and awards free spins when 3 or more appear anywhere on reels 2, 3 and 4. The multiplier bonus comes in the form of the Bug Zapper symbol, only appearing on the first reel, and wins multipliers based on how many insect symbols appear alongside it on the other reels. Multipliers awarded range from 2 times up to an impressive 40 times total bet.