Watch as the legendary magician casts his spells over the reels and you can win big with the help of magic wilds, free spins, respins, and more.
Merlin’s Money Burst is a slot from NextGen Gaming in which the legendary magician will use his powers to help you towards great winnings. It is a 5 reel slot variable rows and 60 fixed paylines with the reels set in a mysterious forest with magical crystal plants growing out the ground. To help you win more, the slot has three bonus features including respins, free spins and special wild bonuses.
How to Play Merlin’s Money Burst Slots
Before you spin the reels you need to set your total bet per spin, which can be anything from 0.30 up to 7.50. When you are happy with your bet, click on the spin button to set the reels in motion. You can also use the Auto Play function to set up to 100 spins in motion.
You win payouts by landing enough matching symbols from left to right across the reels starting with the leftmost reel. There are four themed symbols, a spell book, a purple magic potion, a bag of money and a magical hourglass. The lower value symbols are the royals 10, J, Q, K and A.
Merlin is the wild symbol, he will substitute for all of the other symbols, except for the scatter symbols, to help and form winning combinations. The scatter symbol is a claw holding a red gem.
Merlin’s Money Bust Slots Bonus Round
If you land four matching symbols on the four positions on reels one and two, the symbols are then held in place while the other reels respin. At the same time, Merlin can appear and add up to six wilds to the reels to help you form more wins.
If you land three red gem scatter symbols anywhere on reels three, four and five then you will win ten free spins. During the free spins, Merlin can add up to nine wild symbols to the reels on each spin. Best of all, the free spins can be retriggered indefinitely.
If you fill the first two reels will matching symbols and you land three scatter symbols on reels three, four and five, then you trigger Merlin’s Wild Spins. You will win ten spins, unless you have filled the first two reels with wild symbols, in which case you win twenty free spins. During the spins, reels one and two will always be wild and Merlin can add up to twelve wild symbols to the other reels on each spin.
The slot also has an optional Super Bet feature. There are five levels to it and at each level, the wild multiplier increases. The first level costs twice your bet and awards a 2x multiplier, the second level costs 3.3 times your bet and awards a 4x multiplier, the third level costs 5 times your bet and awards a 6x multiplier, the fourth level costs 6.6 times your bet and awards an 8x multiplier, and the fifth level costs 8.3 times your bet and awards a 10x multiplier.
After any winning spin, you can use the slot’s gamble feature to try to increase your payout. You can double your win by guessing if the next card drawn is red or black or you can quadruple your win by guessing the correct suit. If you guess correctly, you can repeat the process, but one mistake results in all winnings being lost.
Merlin’s Money Burst Slots Jackpot
The slot offers a top payout of 1500x for landing five wild symbols along a payline. The spell book can payout up to 500x, the potion can payout up to 300x, and the moneybag and hourglass can both payout up to 100x. A and K can payout up to 60x, and the remaining symbols can payout up to 30x.