Wizard of Oz is a poker machine developed by WMS – Williams Interactive. It is based on the popular movie Wizard of Oz and features 5 reels and 30 paylines. This is an interesting online slot with a number of elaborate features. You can win up to a possible $50,000 in moolah! Like other games from WMS, expect free spins, wilds and scatters, bonus rounds and great jackpot payouts. This game is mobile friendly for all the punters with iPads, iPhones or Androids at select casinos.
This online poker machine is offered with cartoon versions of Wizard of Oz movie characters for graphics. However the graphics are not overly sexy or exciting on the eye front. You will spot a number of symbols all theme related. They include Dorothy, slot logo, Dog Toto, Ruby Slippers, Emerald city, Tin Man, Lion, Scarecrow, Witch of the West, Tornado, Hot air balloon and a house affected by the tornado. If you get bored with this pokie have a FREE burl on the other Oz themed pokie Wicked Riches HERE.
How to Play the Wizard of Oz Free Poker Machine
WMS is synonymous with simple game play pokies. To enjoy this game, decide on how many paylines you would like to activate. Next, decide on the amount of bet you would like to place. Bets range from 0.01 to 5.00. Seeing that Wizard of Oz online slot features 30 paylines, you can bet a maximum of 150 coins per spin. If you are lucky, your bankroll will be 10,000 coins ($50,000) richer. While playing, you may opt for a quick bet option.
You will be paid for highest win only on each activated payline. If you happen to have coinciding wins on separate paylines, the wins are added. Wins pay left to right (according to game paytable) except for scatter wins. Emerald City symbols do not need to appear on an activated payline to win. Players on free mode may not enjoy some features of this game.
Special Features 101
This online slot is loaded with a plethora of bonus and special features. The game logo is a wild symbol and replaces other symbols, except the feature symbol, to complete winning combos. This symbol has payouts, though small, besides winning you a jackpot. Glenda the Good Witch activates expanding reels and can change all five reels to wilds replacing all other gaming symbols, except for feature and jackpot symbols to create winning combos.
Scatters trigger Wizard of Oz Pick Feature. This feature appears on reels 1, 3 and 5 and offers players a chance to choose one of three bonuses; monetary prize, road to Emerald City feature or the Winged Monkey feature. Road to Emerald City feature gives you a bonus round while the Winged Monkey feature offers you free spins. You will be awarded 8 free spins in which the Winged Monkey is wild and replaces other symbols except scatters.
Jackpot symbol is a great symbol; it awards a huge jackpot when you land five of these symbols on an active payline.
There are a number of high paying symbols on Wizard of Oz free online poker machine. You will be paid 50,000 coins for landing 5 Jackpot symbols on an active payline. Wizard of Oz symbol and Dorothy follow this symbol and pay 5,000 coins and 3,750 coins respectively for landing 5 of a kind. Tinman, Scarecrow and Lion pay up to 2,500 coins. Other symbols pay between 500 and 750 coins when you land 5 of a kind.
This poker machine has been around in land casinos for many years and the online version is well worth a free spin on. We rate the Wizard of Oz a solid 7.5 points out of 10 in our review today.