Like your food a bit hot? Then spice it up with some chilli peppers in the Chilli Heat slot, released by Pragmatic Play in 2018. Everything is there to resemble the real mood of Mariachi playing outside in the streets. Other icons include shots of Tequila, Tabasco sauce and a Chihuahua dog. Take your big hat out and join the feast in Mexico.
The scene is meant to represent traditional Mexican surroundings with cactus plants and chilli peppers hanging and waving, while a kind-hearted guitar-playing Mariachi is smiling at you. The slot offers three fixed jackpots and free spins with high-value symbols appearing on the reels.
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The music and graphics with lots of red and yellow are there to warm you up. Low paying symbols come in a form of playing cards Jack through Ace, while the high paying icons include Mariachi, Chihuahua, Tabasco and Tequila shots with lime, all well-known features of Mexico. The Chilli Heat logo in flames is Wild and it replaces any symbol except for Scatter and Money Sack icons. When 6 or more Money Sacks appear on the screen, they unlock the Money Re-spin feature, which will be described in details further below.
How to Play
Chilli Heat is a 5-reel, 3-row and 25-payline game. The Spin button is in the bottom right corner, with the Autoplay option giving you the opportunity to activate between 10 and 100 auto spins below. Bet adjustment buttons on are on either side of the Spin button. The coin value ranges from $0.01 to $0.50 whereas your total bet can be anywhere between $0.25 and $125.
You have a chance of winning a Grande, Major or Mini jackpot with values displayed above the reels. The Free Spins feature can award unlimited free spins just to keep you coming back for more.
Strategy & Tips
All symbols pay from right to left on adjacent reels starting from the leftmost reel. The low paying symbols are A, K, Q and J while the best icon you can land is the guitar-playing Mariachi who unlocks 8x your total stake payout if 5 of them appear on a payline. Then come Chihuahua, Tabasco and Tequila. Scatter is a Mariachi in the Sun and it appears only on reels 3, 4 and 5. Three of them unlock 8 free spins.
During the Free Spin feature only the high paying symbols, Wild and Scatter are present. The Money Re-Spin feature is triggered when you land 6 or more Money Sack icons. The normal reels are replaced with special reels containing only Money Sacks symbols and blanks. The Money Sacks from the triggering spin remain in their positions and you are awarded 3 more spins.
Every time at least one Money Sack lands you get 3 more spins. If all 15 positions are filled with Money Sacks icon you win the Grande Jackpot. RTP is very high at 96.5%.
Like many of the games nowadays, Chilli Heat is available on desktop and across all mobile devices.