The free Balloonies slot machine is an online slot game developed by IGT Interactive. The machine has 5 reels and 20 fixed lines, so players cannot choose the paylines they want to stake on. The theme is all about sky and balloons both on display and in the background. Among other additions, there are 7 symbols included – one Wild and two Scatter specials. Wild acts as the all other cards except Scatters.
Betting & Simple Ways to Win
Players have to bet on 20 fixed lines. They can choose the bet per line which can be 1, 2, 3, 5, 10, 20, 30, 50, 100, and 200 coins. Multiplying 20 fixed bet lines with your stake per line equals the total stake. Though you don’t need to place the max wager, its settings highly affect your payments. All wins on the lines created by symbols must appear on consecutive reels and on a played line and on, beginning with the far left reel in the Balloonies fruit machine. This slot is similar to Pompeii slot machine online.
- Symbols that are on a winning line disappear, and the rest of cards on the winning reels will fill the blank spaces on them by moving up. New symbols will come from below. The round is finished when there are no new winning combinations.
- Star card will multiply the total amount won by x2, x3 or x5 times. In the case of more than one Star Scatter icon, Star multiplier value will be added.
Awarding Bonus Features
Balloonies slot machine game offers one bonus feature – free spins. When 3 Balloon icons appear, the feature will be activated. Popping one of the 3 balloons will reveal the number of awarded spins. Additional rounds cannot be won during the extra spins feature. Scatter symbol appears on 1st, 2nd, and 3rd reel. All rounds are then played with the same stake per line as in the triggered round. This slot is similar to Safari Heat slot by Novomatic.
Start Play Balloonies Slot Game
Players can play Balloonies free slot machine game wherever they have a stable internet connection and a PC, tablet, or mobile. Anyone can play this game for additional with virtual coins as a practice before trying their luck with real money. Also you can spin it on almost all mobile devices, it runs on Android, iOS and Windows platforms. However, you should make sure that online betting is allowed in their country. Players must meet the required age for online betting if playing for real.
The symbol with the highest value is the Blue Balloon and on the lowest bet (1 coin) 5 of them will award you with 1000 coins. Value of all symbols with the lowest bets are still high regarding the wager:
- Blue Balloon – 1000
- Monkey – 500
- Elephant – 400
- Giraffe – 300
- Letter A – 50
- Letter K – 40
- Letter Q – 40
There are 10 symbols of which are 2 Scatters and one Wild.
- Wild Card. It can appear on all 2nd, 3rd and 4th reel and it substitutes all icons except the other specials.
- Yellow Star and Bonus Balloon. Yellow Star can appear on first 3 reels. Every star gives a multiplier (x2, x3, and x5) that is multiplied by the total amount won at the end of the round. If there are more Stars in a round their multipliers will be added. BonusBalloons activate the extra spins feature. They can appear only in the base game, so additional free spins cannot be won during the bonus feature. Popping the balloon from the Pop-me picker will show you the number of your extra rounds in Balloonies free slot.
Information about lines, card values and rules, bonus features, and payback information can be found in “Paytable” in the top right corner. Graphics quality can be changed on the ‘i’ balloon.