Apollo Rising is a space themed video pokie powered by IGT. There is a monkey and a dog floating in space and it is your duty to rescue them for a chance to win great prizes. To do this, you need to board Apollo Rocket which will take you to space for an adventurous rescue mission. This game’s motif is riveting and its features are scintillating. As you launch this game, you will be welcomed by an impressive soundtrack that may drive you bonkers but it dose have superb graphics that makes up for this. This game has been brilliantly designed with every aspect bearing a space theme, its Lost in Space for pokies lovers 🙂
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Apollo Rising Pokies Game Review
You will be met by an unfamiliar game layout on launching this game. 5 reels run across the screen with each carrying eight symbols. Space explorer symbols are tall and cover two symbol positions when they appear. After a win, you are treated to vibrant animations. Even more unique, this game’s control panel is on the right hand side of your screen; this is different from the standard below-reels control panels. Symbols include a male and a female rocket pilots, a monkey, a dog and a playing card symbols 9 through A.
On your reels are spread 100 paylines with an array of ways to stake. This being a new generation slot machine, it plays swift on mobile devices and on any PC operating system.
Be a Hero by Placing a Bet
You start being a heroic the moment you place you bet and spin reels. To do this, head to your game controls on your right, set your bet amount and click spin. Betlines are fixed which makes it easy to play. You can bet a maximum of 30 coins per line which translates to a maximum of 3000 coins per spin. To stay true to its name, reels spin upwards. There is a wrench icon next to the conspicuous spin button, use this icon to adjust graphics quality. Below your reels is a speaker button; click on this button to set game sounds.
Payouts are triggered by three or more identical symbols on a line. Male and Female astronauts pay highest at 300x your line bet for every five identical on a line left to right. These are followed by Monkey and Dog symbols which pay 150x and 100x your line bet respectively for every five of a kind. Playing card symbols are low rated with Ace paying highest at 80x for five and Nine paying lowest at 50x for every five.
Fly into space and while there, your object is to rescue floating dog and monkey. On executing this mission, you will be rewarded with rising respins symbols which trigger free games. These bonus symbols appear on reels 2, 3, 4 and 5 and each of them triggers a free game. During free spins, all wilds will transform into rocket symbols and cover entire reels heightening your winning chances. These wilds stay in that position for all free games.
This Game is Fun
With a payback percentage of between 95.56 and 96.75, Apollo Rising is a fantastic pokies machine from IGT. Though its layout is a bit unusual, this game is slick and easy to play. It rewards and entertains and New Zealand players really enjoy this game.