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Since you are an Indian casino player, you may not be familiar with Russian history, however, soon you’ll get a glimpse of it. Quickspin’s Ivan and the Immortal King online slot is based on the hero Ivan Tsarevich, from an ancient Russian folk story. The theme of the slot, as you can see, is authentic, as no one has ever used it in slots so far. It is presented magnificently, with hand-painted artwork. The multi-level gameplay narrates the story of Ivan Tsarevich and the evil king Koschei the Immortal King, so it looks like Quickspin has done an unrivalled job in delivering the story on the reels and making it available on mobile devices. Ivan and the Immortal King RTP is 96.29%, and the maximum win potential is staggering, up to 40,000x the stake!
The folk hero Ivan Tsarevich was in the search for Koschei’s soul which is hidden in a needle which can be found in the egg which is in the duck which is in the hare that can be found in the chest. You need to help Ivan get to his soul, defeat him and seize all of his gold.
That is why on the reels, you will find the lowest-paying purple, orange, green, blue and red gems that can give you up to 6.25x the stake for the best combo, the dragon, and the wolf which can give you 22.5x the stake, and the fair lady that can deliver 37.5x the stake. Now, Koschei the Immortal King which can appear dead or alive, delivers 50x the stake for a 5-of-a-kind combo, while Ivan 100x the stake. The Wild gives you the same payout as Ivan, and substitutes for all symbols except for the two Scattered symbols. You get the Bonus Scatter with the chest in the middle, and the Progress Scatter with the golden skull in the middle.
At any point of the game, Baba Yaga, the enigmatic witch can appear on the reels, when you’re lacking Scatters, triggering the Baba Yaga Surprise feature. If she feels like it, she will help you progress to the next level. She hides 4 random symbols on adjacent reels, and then replaces them in one of two ways: she either replaces all hidden symbols with one same symbol chosen at random or she replaces 1 to 3 hidden symbols with the Bonus Scatter during the base game or with the Progress Scatter in the Ivan and the Immortal King bonus game.
With 3 or more Bonus Scatters, you trigger the Koschei Free Spins. You start at Chest level with 3 Scatters and you get 10 Free Spins. With 4 Scatters, you’ll jump at Hare level and you get 14 Free Spins. With 5 Scatters you get 18 Free Spins and you start at the Duck Level. There are 6 Multiplier Levels with the Free Spins. You progress from one level to another by collecting 3 Progress Scatters and for each progression, you get 4 new Free Spins and an increasing Multiplier. Therefore, at Chest level you start at 1x Multiplier, at Hare with 2x, and at Duck with 3x Multiplier. If you manage to get to the Egg level, you get 22 Free Spins and a 5x Multiplier and at Needle level, you get 26 Free Spins and a 10x Multiplier. Now, should you get to the final Dead King level, you will get 30 Free Spins and a 20x Multiplier!
Ivan and the Immortal King slot is probably one of Quickspin’s best slots ever created. It has the dynamics, it is packed with features, it tells you a rich narrative throughout the entire gameplay and it offers a life-changing payout potential. There’s nothing much left to share, except for the highest of recommendations. If you still haven’t tried it, make sure you do it soon.