Kick, pass, tackle, and sprint to tryline glory on the 5x3 reel, 243 Ways to Win slot Rugby Star. This slot will put you right into the lineout, scrum and ruck area, as you try to score big wins, including a rumbling 1,200,000-coin jackpot. This exciting video slot makes players feel as if they have been transported right into the heart of the rugby action, with compelling graphics and vivid and action-packed symbols that reflect the heart-stopping nature of this thrilling sport.
Are you ready to ruck and roll? Just in time for the action at the rugby world’s biggest tournament, the rugby-themed slot Rugby Star has just been released. Microgaming continued the trend of celebrating the biggest competition in sports with fitting video slots, and their latest title, rolled out on September 2015, is third such game, following on from Football Star and Cricket Star.
Play Rugby Star
Rugby Star video slot takes casino gamers directly to the pick of the action, with rugby players depicted in various stages of the game, scoring a try, passing the ball, kicking the ball, running with the ball and tackling an opponent. The six players appearing on the reels wear the shirts of world's most famous rugby national teams: England, South Africa, New Zealand, Australia, Argentina and Wales, with winners trophy, rugby stadium, scrum cap and rugby boots populating the reels as well.
How to play
The 243 way wins format ensures that symbols pay anywhere on adjacent reels and this perk will set you back at least 50 coins per spin.
Players can stake up to 500 credits in total as well as choose coin value from $0.01 to $0.10 before pressing Spin, Max Bet or Auto Play.
Rugby Star Logo is Stacked Wild, appearing on reels III, IV and V, and substituting for all icons apart from Rugby Ball Scatter.
Strategy and Tips
In the base game, there is a scrum of great features, including the Wild Pass feature, Stacked Wilds and Scatter Symbols.
The Stacked Wilds will appear on Reels 3, 4 and 5 and will feature varying stacks, as up to 40 Wild symbols are positioned across the Reels. The Wild Pass Feature triggers at random and converts up to 2 reels wild on Reels 2,3 and 4.
The Rolling Reel™ feature, which appears in both the base game and Free Spins feature, provides grand extra opportunities to win, as symbols will award payouts and enable the possibility of consecutive wins by exploding the Reels down.
Plus, if you manage to steal 3,4 or 5 Scatters, you’ll trigger 15, 20 or 25 Free Spins respectively. Best of all these triggers will come with a Multiplier Trail that enhances your Rolling Reels™ experience, and will allow you to convert up to 10x wins.
Microgaming wasted no time in releasing the Rugby Star mobile slot, with the HTML5 version having been rolled out simultaneously with the desktop game and offering the same rewarding gaming experience.
Featuring very good visuals and a plethora of bonus rounds that include Stacked Wilds, Rolling Reels, Wild Pass Feature, Free Spins round and excellent multipliers, the five reel, 243 way game clearly offers plenty of wagering opportunities and good value for money.