Founded in 2012, Thunderkick emerged as an independent casino game studio in Stockholm, Sweden, with a mission to craft groundbreaking new content. Now boasting a More, the renowned independent slots studio, is spicing things up with its latest creation, Hellapeños. This fiery new slot game whisks players away to a sizzling underworld bar, where they can indulge in flaming cocktails and chase red-hot winnings.
The game boasts an innovative reel layout of 3-3-4-4-4, adorned with symbols like bottles, card ranks, and a mischievous devilish dog. Wins are earned by aligning these symbols from left to right without any breaks.
One of the game’s standout features is the Multiplier Wild symbols, shaped like chili peppers and offering a x2 multiplier. These wilds can appear anywhere on the grid and replace all symbols except Scatters and Expanding Devils. Players can land up to three Multiplier Wilds on a In slot machines, a “Payline” is a line on which symbols must land in a specific pattern to result in a winning combination. Traditionally, slot More, unlocking a potential total multiplier of x8.
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Adding to the excitement are the Expanding Devil symbols, which can emerge on reels three to five. These symbols expand to cover an entire reel and turn it Wild, magnifying winning opportunities, especially when they expand through a Multiplier Wild.
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Players in certain regions can also access the Bonus Buy option, allowing them to jump straight into the free spins round for 70x their base bet.
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Mike Collins, Product Owner at Thunderkick, said:
“Get ready for hellish fun in Hellapeños, our latest release that takes players on a fiery adventure with spicy winning chances and red-hot mechanics that are sure to thrill!
“We’re excited to see the reception to this game’s unique reel format, alongside features such as Expanding Devils, Wild Multipliers and a fantastic Bonus Game that takes Hellapeños to a whole new level.”Mike Collins, Product Owner at Thunderkick