Age of Discovery
- Bonus Feature
- Scatter Symbols
- Wild Symbols
Microgaming has a large range of popular 5 reel video slot machine games, and Age of Discovery is part of this collection. The game features five reels and 25 paylines, and when the player wagers on a larger number of paylines, the chances of winning are much higher.
Most Microgaming games are available as both a download version and as an instant flash version, and depending on the speed of the player’s Internet connection, he/she can choose to play either version.
Microgaming casinos that offer this game often give players the chance to play the game as a free version to allow them to familiarize themselves with the rules of the game, and Age of Discovery slots game is no different. However, when the player is playing the free version, he/she cannot win any of the prizes associated with the game. These prizes are reserved for the real money players, who wager coins of different value on the game. The coin values offered for Age of Discover range from $0.01 to $0.50 with a maximum of one coin allowed per payline. The jackpot in the game is worth 6000 coins, which is $3000 when the player bets the maximum coin value on the spin. The second jackpot is worth 1000 coins.
In Age of Discovery, only one winning combination per spin has a payout, when the player has more than one winning combination, only the highest one pays. The game has two special symbols, the wild Gold Coin symbol and the scatter Sea Monster symbol. The wild symbol substitutes for all the regular symbols to complete a winning combination, and when it appears two or more times in a single activated payline, it has payouts that are worth 3, 50, 500 and 6000 coins, depending on the number of times it appears. The scatter symbol can appear anywhere on the reels, and when it appears three or more times, it rewards the player with a payout worth 5x, 20x or 80x the initial triggering wager. Of all the other symbols, the Ship symbol has the highest payout, with 30, 200 or 1000 coins being the reward when it appears three, four or five times on the reels.
The remaining regular symbols in the game are the Banana symbol, Avocado symbol, Pomegranate symbol, Papaya symbol, Mango Symbol, Crest and Sextant symbols, which all have payouts when they appear three or more times on a single activated payline. The only exception to the rule is the Banana symbol, which pays the player 2 coins when it appears twice on the reels.