Planet of the Ape is one of the more interesting slots that has been produced by NetEnt. This is because it is really 2 slot machines rolled into one, although you are going to be playing them at the same time.
The theme of Planet of the Apes is the movie (obviously), although not the older versions of the movie, but two of the more recent ones. Neither of which actually hold the name ‘Planet of the Apes’, but they are clearly about that.
As with all NetEnt casino gods licensed slots, you are guaranteed something which is going to look good. Really good!. The music is impeccable and, having enjoyed the movies the game is based upon, I am going to say that it really encapsulates the theme of the movies well. Not everybody is going to be a fan of the game and I understand that, but for me, the theming was spot-on.
There are a lot of features packed into this game like jackpot village casino, so we need quite a hefty section for them!
The wilds in this game are stacked. If you are lucky enough to get stacked wilds, then the game will copy them to the same location on the second reel. This really helps those wins to start stacking up.If there is a ‘rise’ symbol on the first reel, you will get a cash bonus for every human and ape on that side of the screen.
If you get the dawn bonus symbol, then the apes and humans on the other side of the screen will transform into the same symbol, allowing you to score some huge wins.
The dual feature is a lucrative feature which only appears in the base game. It happens randomly. If you get it, a random symbol will be chosen.
The game will then respin, leaving this random symbol sticky, until no more of those random symbols appear.
There are also two bonus features which are triggered by three of the scatters.
One on each side of the reels: