Step into the mythical and mystical world of Orient with the new NextGen’s game Shangri La which will treat you with lots of excitement and dynamics mitigated with calm flute music playing in the background. Five reels are well incorporated into the beautiful natural setting of a Himalayan utopia with a waterfall and a temple which represents a permanently happy place. An earthly paradise is practically the meaning of the phrase Shangri La.
Get ready to turn into a real tomb raider, because Shangri La hides its treasures. The game is played on 5 reels and fixed 15 paylines, with 10 symbols and 7 different bonus features helping you win bumper payouts. The bets start at $0.01 and go up to $2 per payline, giving the overall minimum bet of $0.20 and the maximum total bet of $40 per spin. Once your bet is set, you can hit Autoplay if you prefer hands-free gaming to a single spin. You can choose to play up to 100 spins.
The slot's special features and bonuses add more excitement to the gameplay with 3 out of 7 bonus features available during the base game: Added Wilds, Wild Reels and Added Scatters. Wild is represented as a girl and it can appear on the reels 2, 3 and 4 to substitute for all other symbols except for Scatter. The girl generously doubles the prize when included in a winning combination. Additional Wilds can be added to the reels and the Wild Reels feature can be triggered on any spin.
The highest paying symbol is Scatter represented as the golden statue. If you are lucky enough to land 5 of them anywhere on the reels, you will win 3,000 times your bet which means that the max payout is $6,000. If you get 3 or more, you will be awarded with 1 of 4 different bonus features randomly: Free Games, Super Free Games, Chest Bonus or Trail Bonus. The first two features award 8 or 12 free spins respectively with the special Wild features more likely to occur. If you trigger the Chest Bonus feature, you will be offered to open chests until the trap is sprung and you can win up 15x your bet. The Trail Bonus feature offers a map with prizes and a wheel which you have to spin to get a number of steps you should make. Up to 100x your total bet can be won and when the "x" sign appears, the bonus game is over.
Look out for Wilds and Scatters added to your reels to complete multiple winning combinations and trigger the feature awarding even four bonus games, as they make this slot of medium variance worth playing. Besides the maximum payout of 3,000x your total bet delivered for landing five Scatters, other winnings are not that high, so you will have rely on bonus features. However, once you start playing the game you might get taken away by its soothing soundtrack which creates the overall atmosphere of the game highly enjoying, so act responsibly.