Dig Deep For Hot Gems Online Slots
Hot Gems is an online slot titled from Playtech. This game takes place deep underground where you join a miner in his search for riches. With his pickaxe and oil lamp he is trying to uncover wealth from the game’s 5 reels and 25 pay lines. The pay lines can be activated one at a time or you can activate all of them at the same time. The minimum in game wager is $0.20 per coin. The maximum wager per coin is $20.
The Hot Gems Wild Symbol
The wild symbol is easily recognisable in Hot Gems. The Wild will only appear on reels two, three and four. This symbol will adjust its value to whatever symbol is needed to complete a winning combination it is part of.
The Hot Gems Scatter Symbol
The Hot Gems symbol functions as the scatter symbol. This means that you only need to land the symbol on the reels. They do not need to be lined up on an activated pay line. Two symbols landing anywhere on the reels will pay out one coin. Five symbols anywhere on the reels will pay out 100 coins.
The Hot Gems Free Games
The Free Games symbol appears on reels one, three and five. This symbol functions similar to the scatter symbol. You simply need to land three of the symbols anywhere on reels one, three and five in order to trigger the free spins feature. When triggered, you will receive 15 free games.
The Collapsing Reels Feature
Hot Gems features a unique collapsing reels feature. Any symbols that are part of a winning combination will explode after their payout has resolved. This will result in the reels above the now open spaces will collapse and possibly result in new combinations. This also counts for the Hot Gems and Free Games symbols.
The Hot Gems Symbols
Hot Gems features symbols that represent everything you will find while spelunking underground, looking for those precious gemstones. All the symbols require at least three matching symbols lined up from left to right on an activated pay line. It is only the Hot Gems scatter symbol that will trigger a payout for two or more matching symbols.
The standard symbols are made up of the gemstones you are collecting underground. The purple and blue gems both pay out a maximum of 60 coins for five matching symbols. It is just their minimum value that differs. The Blue gem is worth 5 coins and the purple gem is worth seven coins.
The orange and green gems both pay out a sixty coin maximum. The red gem is worth 80 coins and the yellow gem also pays 80. They also differ in their minimum pay out. The yellow gem is worth 10 coins minimum and the red gem is worth 7 coins minimum.
The main symbols in Hot Gems feature the miner and his tools. The mine cart symbol pays out between 30 and 200 coins for three or more matching symbols. The miner’s trusty pick axe will pay between 50 and 300 coins. The lantern symbol is worth 75 to 400 coins. The star of the show, the miner himself, is worth 100 to 5000 coins for three or more matching symbols.