Gladiator is a popular slot created by Playtech with 5 reels 25 pay-lines and a big progressive jackpot. There is also another version of this slot but without a progressive jackpot pool attached. The slot machine is based on the well-known Gladiator movie which is still one of the most successful movies of all time.
Despite the progressive jackpot, Gladiator slot comes with two special bonus features and important symbols. For example, you can win a 5,000 coin jackpot if you get five Emperor symbols. In addition, the slot really comes to life when you see the clips from the movie while you are playing it.
Gladiator slot can be played from 25p per spin to £1,250 a spin. To place a bet, chose your preferred coin value, number of pay-lines you want to activate and how much money you want to bet per pay-line.
The slot comes with a wild symbol which is represented by the Gladiator mask symbol. It can only show up on reels 2, 3 and 4. Three Gladiator mask wilds will trigger the Gladiator Bonus game. It a Pick Me feature with 9 picks all caring certain money value which is added to your bankroll.
The scatter icon is the Coliseum symbol and three or more of these icons activate the Coliseum bonus game. You will be presented with rows of stones; each stone will reveal a prize ranging from additional wilds and scatters, win multipliers and free spins. Then you have the options to collect all picked prizes in the column or pick a prize from the row above. You can also choose to continue to the free spins. During the free spins you can reactivate the Coliseum bonus game.
Winnings can be gambled or doubled by clicking the Gamble button in the base game. If you correctly guess the right color of the playing card, you can double your winnings up to 2,500 pounds.
Gladiator slot is a nice action-packed slot with great graphics and excellent sound. The clips from the movie are quite interesting to watch. The features can also be generous especially if you reactivate the Coliseum bonus.