Wild Witches may be one of Net Entertainment’s video slots with a simple interface but its visuals are undeniably still a top-tier compared to other slots created by other software developers. Not to mention, its animations exceptionally stand out against the dark and eerie backdrop, add to it the frightening sounds plus the features on offer. A concept such as witchcraft may have been used so many times already but NetEnt doesn’t disappoint as they add their own color and style to this game.
“The Wild Witches look beautiful and enchanting, the frightening sounds of the blowing winds and owls hooting make the reels look scarier and the whole game creepier.”
- Instant play
- Low stakes
- Poor graphics quality
About Wild Witches
Wild Witches is a 3-row 5-reel, 20-payline magic-themed video slot produced by NetEnt with a theoretic payout of 96.1%. Six different witches are used as the main symbol of this video slot. Wild Witches includes two Wild symbols. The Wild symbol substitutes all other symbols except for the Scatters and Witchy Wild shows up in gold. The game also has a Scatter symbol that activates free spins and multiplies wins, just like any other video slot.
Graphics and Audio
The Wild Witches look beautiful and enchanting; the frightening sounds of the howling winds and hooting owls make the reels look scarier and the whole game even creepier. The reels are bathed with rats, frogs, potions, spells, along with the six captivating witches. There could have been more to the quality of the graphics. The whole theme itself has been used over and over, so NetEnt could have improved its visuals but nevertheless, Wild Witches still gives a thrilling gaming experience.
The main attraction of the game is the six Wild Witches as symbols and they come in various looks and colors – purple, pink, blue, red, green, and black. There’s a witch in a blue outfit with black hair, in a pink outfit and holds two apples, orange-haired in a green outfit, in red and purple dresses both riding a broom, and a purple-colored hair casting a spell. In addition to these beautiful witches are other symbols related to witchcraft such as frogs, potions, rats, and other mysterious creatures.
What’s more interesting in this video slot other than the Wild Witches are the two Wild symbols. The Wild Symbol substitutes other symbols except for the Scatters while the Witchy Wild symbols are in gold and appear on the third reel. Witchy Wild also substitutes all symbols and pays four times when completing a betting line. The Scatter symbol is represented by a cauldron which triggers free spins and multipliers.
Scatters and Free Spins
Three or more Scatters activate free spins and multipliers plus you can win even more free spins. 3 Scatters on the reels give you 5 coins plus 10 free spins, 4 Scatters give you 25 coins plus 20 free spins, and 5 Scatters on all the reels give you 500 coins plus 30 free spins. The wins from free spins will be multiplied by three.
Wild symbol substitutes for all symbols except for the Scatter symbol. Wins from this symbol are doubled when substituting other symbols. 2 Wild symbols will reward you 10 coins, 3, 4, and 5 symbols on the reels will give you 250, 2500, 10000 coins, respectively. This Wild symbol is an illustration of a skull and a magic book.
Witchy Wild is the second type of Wild symbol. This particular symbol appears only on the third reel and also substitutes for other symbols except for Scatter. This symbol is quite special, as it pays up to four times when you complete a betting line. This Wild symbol is easy to distinguish from the others as the same skull and magic book illustration appears in gold.
Wild Witches is probably one of those low-stake video slots created by NetEnt. It has four different bet levels with coin values ranging from 1 cent, 2 cents, 5 cents, 10 cents, 20 cents, 50 cents, and 1 euro. With its 20 paylines times the bet level, you can play with a minimum amount of €0.20 and a maximum of as low as €80. In line with these low stakes is the high reward you can get. You can win up to 120,000 coins all at once.
The paytable can be accessed on the bottom left of the screen where you can see all the winning combinations and explanations about the Wild and Scatter symbols and their functions and rewards. You will also find the rewards of each Wild Witches and all other symbols and their values. Remember that only the highest win per active line is paid. Winning combinations count when it starts from left to right of the reels.
You can play Wild Witches according to your preferences by adjusting the game settings. You can find these game settings at the bottom left of the screen, just like any other NetEnt games have. Game settings include the wrench, speaker, question mark, and AUTO. By clicking the wrench, it will present you additional settings: Sound effects, Ambience sound, and Game history which can be seen during the actual game.
Wild Witches can be enjoyed whenever, wherever, whether you play it on a desktop, mobile, tablet, iPad, or iPhone. Wild Witches is also compatible on major operating systems Windows, Mac, and Linux.
Its 2 Wild symbols are probably the main selling point of this particular video slot because when you actually get any of the Wilds you land a big win. There could be more room for improvement in terms of its graphics, but nevertheless, the video slot still has top-tier visuals which is already expected from NetEnt. Add to it the ghostly background music, and you get a whole eerie gaming experience. This may not be the best in terms of graphics but it still is worth your spin.
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