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Enter the mobster underworld on the reels with Chicago, one of the most thoroughly entertaining Novoline slots of all time! Don’t be fooled by the black and white nature of the symbols ‘ it is all part of setting the scene as you head back in time to experience all of the excitement of gangland in the comfort and safety of your own home! Whether you’re into classic gangster culture or not, this is one gaming experience that is not to be missed, with plenty of wins and typically solid action on offer, which all adds up to a truly exciting game. Get to grips with everything that the game brings to the table without risking any of your credits by checking out the full guide below ‘ you’ll be playing like a Godfather in no time!
It’s the prohibition era in Chicago, so there’s no drinking allowed, but one thing that you’ll definitely need to do before diving any further into the action is to establish how much you want those great symbols on the board to be worth. This is achieved in the standard manner of placing a bet on each line, together with adjusting that number of lines exactly to your liking. Both are as flexible as ever and you can modify both using the plus and minus buttons that are present at the bottom of the screen. Also in the same area is the pay table, which you can make use of in order to see how any adjustments that you make to your staking plan will influence the potential prizes. When you’re happy with the prizes and have settled on a staking plan that will allow your bankroll to survive any streaks, it is time to spin the reels. This is done by hitting start in the bottom right corner of the screen, or by choosing auto play. As the name suggests, auto play will keep those reels rolling as you look on, or even as you do something else if that’s how you like to play!
The gangster’s car of choice during the prohibition era in Chicago was the Cadillac and that symbol is pivotal for any bonus hunters among you. Three or more appearances of the vehicle on the reels will land you straight in the bonus game which is made up of free spins ‘ twelve to be precise. However, before you return to the reels to watch the spins play out, you’ll be invited to enter the bottle shooting game. If you’re a sharp shooter then you can potentially discover a great multiplier amount which is then applied to all prizes in the game, with a massive ten times boost available for the luckiest players. You can rest assured that you’ll receive a multiplier of some sort, making every spin far more potentially lucrative than the same result during standard play.
If you’re using auto play to spin the reels then they will keep on going regardless of any opportunities to gamble. However, if you’re manually spinning the reels then every occurrence of a win on a spin will allow players to hit the gamble button, which is conveniently located next to the start button. Any prize won on the preceding spin, whether it’s a small prize for three of a kind or a massive win including five symbols in a row, can be gambled away on a fifty-fifty game of chance. If your luck is in and you win the gamble, the prize amount is doubled and you then have two options. Either gamble again, to double the already doubled amount, or take the money and run, all the way back to the main reel board!