Merlin's Money Burst is the latest NextGen Gaming slot release that features the very popular Merlin character that also appeared in several other NextGen Gaming releases. This magic-themed game comes packed with 4 single reels set in a 2x2 gaming grid followed by 3 reels packed with four symbols and 60 paylines. It is the company’s third installment in its Merlin series. When it comes to the game’s Moneyburst gaming engine, it has been narrowed from NextGen Gaming’s partner WMS.
Players who are familiar with WMS slots will definitely think of Glitz or Queens Knight Ii, Fire Queen, and Bruce Lee once they start the Merlin’s Money Burst slot as they share the same gaming mechanics. It should be noted that the game is playable across all devices from only 0.30 up to 62.50 credits.
Merlin’s Money Burst slot features all sorts of diverse bonus modes for awesome winnings such as generous wild modifiers, plenty of free spins as well as loads of re-spins. In terms of its looks, the game features a rather childish appearance as several other fantasy-themed games similar to this one. The game’s reels are set in a remote, dark enchanted forest while the reels feature standard playing cards which appear alongside premium symbols including money bags, hour glasses, potion bottles, and magic books.
The most valuable symbol is the latter which offers winnings up to 8.33x players’ stake for five matching symbols landed on a payline. Merlin himself acts as the game’s wild symbol. Apart from replacing regular symbols, five Merlin symbols across a payline bring winnings worth up to 83.33x players’ stake. The Merlin’s Money Burst features the popular SuperBet mode which can be seen in other NextGen Gaming releases.
With this mode, players can player extra wagers which bring winning enhancements in terms of awesome winning multipliers which go all the way up to 10x players’ stake. Apart from this bonus feature, the Merlin’s Money Burst slot features three main bonus features including Merlin’s Head Re-Spins that is activated if reels one and two contain the same symbol. The second bonus mode is the game’s Merlin’s Free Games mode which is triggered by landing three scatter symbols on reels three, four and five. Then, there is also the game’s Merlin’s Wild Spins mode which is activated when reels one and two contains matching symbols and three scatters on three reels including three, four and five.
Merlin’s Money Burst slot is a medium to high variance game with an RTP up to 96.75% and payouts up to 37,500x the bet size.