Instead of watching contestants in awe, you’re now the star of the show. In Microgaming’s Who Wants to Be a Millionaire, all focus is on you. You call the shots, you strike your wagers, and you bet on your chances to become the next millionaire.
Based on the famous TV show classic of the same name, Who Wants to Be a Millionaire is a slot that’s anything but traditional. It incorporates popular aspects of the show while still maintaining the excitement of a slot game.
Since it runs on the Megaways engine, each spin can have up to 117, 649 ways to win. The chance to score big wins and becoming a millionaire might just be a few spins away. No other slot is as glamorous and generous with the highest possible payout being 50,000 your bet.
You’ll get the best of both worlds with a slot base game and special features that resemble the TV show mechanics you know and love.
Feel the same intensity that the game show emanates with the familiar studio backdrop in the slot. Complete with neon lights, a circular stage, and shining spotlights, Microgaming nailed the look of the TV show.
It only takes between 3 to 6 matching symbols on a payline to score a win. Each spin can give you a different set of paylines. You’ll be sitting on the edge of your hot seat waiting for what else the slot game has in store for you.
On the reels, you’ll find an assortment of glistening symbols like the colourful precious gems. The gems are the ones you should look out for as the higher-paying symbols. The Purple Diamond can reward you with up to 50 x your stake if you’re able to match 6 of its kind on a payline.
The Who Wants to Be a Millionaire logo may also appear in your midst as a Scatter symbol. It’s your key to the ultimate experience of the game show-inspired Free Spins feature.
This is where the real magic happens. You’ll be slipping into the Hot Seat with this Free Spins feature. You can trigger this by landing at least 3 Scatters on the grid. You’ll immediately be rewarded with 4 Free Spins. If you get 4 Scatters, you’ll get 8 Free Spins.
You’ll be able to use the familiar lifelines and Q&A factors used in the TV show. There’s no need to rack your brain for answers to tricky questions. Instead, you’ll bet on which of the 4 choices will be the correct and final answer. If you consistently win, you might end up getting 50 Free Spins. The only thing between you and the 50 Free Spins are the 12 steps on the prize ladder.
Lifelines are chosen at random to help you work your way up the prize ladder. Yes, in this slot you can ‘Phone a Friend’ and ‘Ask the Audience’. You’ll even get the chance to use the ‘50-50’ option.
Microgaming’s rendition of the TV show is impressive and accurate. Complete with the game show theme and sound effects, you’re in for an engaging game show experience. The big win of a million or 50,000 x your bet is up for grabs. The only thing between you and that win might just be a few spins away.
You have two choices from here:
Which will it be? That’s up to you.