If the 24th September isn’t already marked on your calendar, it will be now! This is the day that Gaming Club, home of amazing online pokies, welcomes Book Of Oz Lock N Spin. Why is this game so important? Because it introduces a whole new level of fun and entertainment to the traditional pokies formula, Locked Reels. Tired of getting close but missing out on a massive win due to one less Scatter than is required? Then you’re going to love Locked Reels! They allow players to have a direct impact on the game, taking the experience one step beyond.
Book Of Oz Lock N Spin is the creation of Triple Edge Studios in collaboration with industry legends Microgaming. Get your account ready at Gaming Club to try it out for yourself and experience the cutting edge of pokies evolution. Or read on to learn more about what makes this game so exciting.
The Wonderful Wizard
Shrewd pokies players may already recognise the title Book Of Oz. That is because this isn’t the game’s first release. It has been out before and garnered itself a massive fan base. The Wizard, a dashing man in an impressive top hat, introduced players to fast paced interesting gameplay.
Now, with the addition of Locked Reels the Book Of Oz has reached its ultimate evolution. The classic theme inspired by the Oz Universe serves as a backdrop from what really matters, big wins, player satisfaction, and a nail biting experience. Just in case you’re wondering you won’t be seeing Dorothy. But sharp-eyed players may well pick up on a few clever references to that beloved story.
Important Pokies Details
Before we take a look at the revolutionary Locked Reels feature, let’s get an overview of the game details. Book Of Oz Lock N Spin is uses a 5X3 grid and 10 fixed paylines. It is a very high volatility system, meaning that big wins could well be coming your way. The high hit rate of 31.02% is testimony to that fact. Most striking is that the RTP varies depending on if Locked Reels are or aren’t in place. Without the feature the RTP is 96.35%. With the feature the RTP is 96.60%.
The minimum betting amount allowed is 0.1 coins, and maximum betting amount 25 coins. The most that can be won in a single payout during the base game is a whopping 125,000 coins. With the Locked Reels feature active the max bet is set to 1733.24 and the maximum payout that can be claimed with Locked Reels is a generous 17.937.50.
The game symbols in Book Of Oz Lock N Spin include The Wizard who acts as the Wild, and the Book Of Oz, which acts as the Scatter. Three magic potions serve as additional extras, and you’ll come across the heart, key and lion potions. The set of symbols are rounded off with 10, J, Q, K and A. Of course, Wilds substitute for any other symbol, and Scatters trigger the bonus round.
What Are Locked Reels?
So, how do these Locked Reels work? After any normal spin, the player can choose to lock any 2 reels at an additional cost, and respin the other reels. This means that if the Scatter symbols only appear twice instead of the required 3 times, the reels on which they appear can be locked. If they appear in the re-spin reels, they will match and trigger the bonus game.
Fabulous Free Spins Bonus
What does landing Scatters get you? Between 3 and 5 Scatters can be matched, triggering a relative number Free Spins. You’ll be awarded 12, 15, or 25 free spins respectively. During the Free Spins the Expanding Symbols feature comes into play. This means that a random symbol will expand to cover an entire reel, allowing for more frequent matches to be created. Want more? The final feature is called Last Chance. It means that during a Free Spin the player may be granted the option to select which symbol acts as the Expanding Symbol.
Have you marked the 24th September on your calendar as the day to visit Gaming Club? Book Of Oz Lock N Spin will be live, and you will be able to play for real money. A wonderful, wizardly magical pokies experience will be waiting for you.