Space Invaders Pokie
Space Invaders is one of the first, the most famous and best games of its time. The game appeared in Japan as early as 1978.
Initially, Space Invaders were initially only a side attraction, and later became a mainstream obsession. By the end of the next decade, the game became part of pop culture.
There the player fights aliens, and their ships lined up in rows, one above the other, shooting a laser beam at the player, whose only shelter are blocks that are slowly falling apart.
It was always rumored the game could make a pokie, but only Playtech was brave enough to make these plans a reality.
Playtech belongs to the group of the most renowned software providers with an extensive range of games and a base of fans on all meridians.
Space Invaders is an addition to their portfolio of themed pokie machines, this time bringing the arcade hit from ‘70s to the wide range of devices (including both PC and mobiles).
With it pixelized graphics and matching sound set, this game could start the huge wave of transfers of arcades to pokies, to the joy of the players’ community.
How to Play
In the terms of gameplay, Space Invaders is a classic 5-reel video pokie machine with 10 paying lines, wilds, free spins and multiplied winnings.
Your task looks quite simple – form a winning combination using the matching symbols that should land on adjacent reels and line up from the left to the right side of the screen.
About This Pokie
Coins Range:0.01 - 20
Fee Spins/Multiplier Better:NA/2x
The symbols set includes icons such as planet, robot, UFO and a laser gun, all as the higher paying symbol. For example, 3, 4 or 5 planets will award you with 20, 75 or 150 coins, respectively.
Other icons are classic Space Invaders’ avatars coloured red, green and blue, representing the lower paying icons that will give you 2, 7 or 20 coins for a combination you make with 3, 4 or 5 such symbols.
The Invaders Turn Wild feature starts when you get the laser gun symbols land on reels 2 and 4. When that happens, the laser gun will turn lower paying symbols (or Space Invaders, as we already know) into wilds, giving you more chances to form a winning combination with it. During this round, all your winnings made with a wild icon will be multiplied by 2x.
Also, you can score some coins if trigger the UFO Wild Feature. Whenever you get the laser gun and UFO symbols align when the reels stop spinning, the gun will shoot the UFO and trigger the free spins round with up to 9 wilds added on the reels. The reels will keep spinning for as long as you keep forming the winning combinations, so practically – possibilities are endless.
The maximum payout you can score is 150 coins you’ll get when collect 5 planet symbols appearing on an active paying line.
The range of coins starts from $0.01 and goes up to $20, making it possible to place bets from $0.10 to $200, so you can actually make a good profit if lucky enough to trigger the above mentioned rewarding features.
A port of the popular arcade game from late ‘70s, Space Invaders is an interesting pokie machine where all fans of the classics will find a lot of fun – and a good chance to score some coins.
Designed to satisfy the needs of players of all experience levels, Playtech’s Space Invaders introduces the Invaders Turn Wild feature and a mini-interactive game in game – the UFO wild feature. Overall, pixelized graphics, themed sound set and a lot of coins to be collected – is there anyone who could ask for more?