You can't beat a bit of Sly Stallone in action as Rocky Balboa, and the legendary movie series is put on the smaller screen in the brilliant Rocky Slot. You will find the game at any good Playtech casino, it has a RTP of 95.02% and is of medium variance, so suitable for most players and the level of risk they prefer. There are 2 bonus features, which are the Knockout Bonus where you win cash prizes for every round Rocky wins, and a free spins bonus where up to 40 spins are on offer. Although it's a little dated now, Rocky is still a great slot to play.
Rocky Slot Background
Many of us might have come across the 1976 movie, Rocky, which features Sylvester Stallone as Rocky Balbao. The small-time fighter is the unlucky underdog who fights trained fighters and in a twist of fate becomes a victor. Rocky will make enemies and friends in the boxing ring and the New Year will also see him join the hall of fame among the greatest fighters in the town.
If you enjoyed the movie, here is your chance to cheer him on once again and grab some winnings in the process.
Rocky is a 5-reels, 25 paylines video slot from Playtech that is inspired by the famous movie ‘Rocky’ starring Sylvester Stallone. The game is packed with great features among them being special scatters and wilds, multipliers and bonus games. Rocky takes on the boxing theme and comes with plenty of action and exciting bonus rounds.
The game carries out the theme successfully on the background, animations and symbols and invites you to fight alongside Rocky and his opponents. As you play, you can also get an entertaining session re-living the famous scenes and characters that made the movie a success.
The symbols are all theme-related and start with the Rocky game icon as the scatter symbol. Rocky, Sylvester Stallone features as the Wild in the game, and it can substitute other symbols apart from the bonus symbol when completing winning combinations. The symbol is also the highest paying and landing 5 on a pay line is worth 10,000 coins.
The boxing gloves are the bonus symbols in the game, and they are responsible for activating the knockout bonus rounds.
The other theme-related symbols include the fighters with Apollo Creed leading with 1000 coins for 5 on a line, Ivan Drago with 800 for 5 on a line, while Clubber pays 500 for 5 on a line.
The lower paying symbols include the letters R, O, C, K, Y and they can pay 5 times your bet when you land 5 of them on a line in that order from left to right.
- Jackpot Win 10,000
- Scatter Symbol Yes
- Volatility Medium
- Wild Symbol Yes
- RTP 95.02%
- Quick Spin Yes
- Bet Value 0.10-5
- Max Bet 5.00
How to Play Rocky
As you head to the ringside for the captivating boxing rounds, you should set your budget. You start by setting the best coin size and number of lines to activate, using the controls at the bottom of the reels. You can alternatively use the BET MAX button to set the wagers to the maximum limits.
You can start the game using the Spin button or use the AutoPlay option to have the game running a set number of times continuously. You can stop the game anytime you find it necessary. Every time you win, you can also use or ignore the Double option for gambling your winnings or choose ‘collect’ to get your winnings.
Special Bonus Features
The boxing scenes and the theme of the game will keep you on the edge as you play Rocky video slot. However, the greatest entertainment comes from unlocking the many special features that are capable of getting you big payouts. These include the special wilds and free spins that are granted in the bonus games.
Rocky Free Spins
Landing the Rocky game’s logo, which is the scatter anywhere on the screen in the main game unlocks the free spins bonus rounds. The number of scatter symbols determines the number of free spins that you are given. 3 of them get you 15 free spins, 4 scatters get you 20 free spins, while 5 of them get you 25 free spins.
During the feature, you may land on more Rocky wild symbols, thus increasing your chance to land gigantic payouts in the bonus round. Additionally, you can get 15 more free spins when you land 3 or more scatter symbols during the feature with the free games running on infinitely. Wins during this feature are accompanied by a 2X multiplier.
The feature is unlocked when you get the white boxing glove on reel 1 and the Red boxing glove on reel 5. You then have the chance to knock out some opponents for great wins. You can choose between the 3 opponents and start getting payouts in the 10-round match. Every round that Rocky wins, you get a cash prize.
You are also guaranteed of getting a win since when a knockout occurs before the 10th round, all the unplayed rounds are considered to have been won by Rocky, and hence you get cash prizes for the rounds. The knockout round can however not be triggered during the free spins bonus round.
Rocky video slot gives you a chance to try to improve your payout with its gamble feature. You can use the gamble feature after every win whereby you make a correct guess on whether the next card that is drawn is Red or Black. A correct guess gets you double your winnings when a miss makes you lose your payout; hence it is advisable to use the feature wisely. You can double up your winnings up to £1000.