Bust the Bank is one of the latest slot games by Microgaming, and is considered an entertaining take on a bank robbery. Microgaming being renowned for creating excellent looking slot game with smooth game play, this game will offer many special features and bonus rounds to play.
This is a five reel game with the offer of a huge 243 ways to win. The symbols are bold, designed in a cartoon like style, and you will see a tough policeman with an equally tough looking police bulldog that chases down bad guys, and the two bank robbers who are carrying the loot they have just stolen.
These all act as special symbols, and some of them will become animated in certain cases. The background of Bust the Bank is a steel grey colour, resembling the interior of a bank vault.
The Scatter Is an Exploding Bomb
Instead of the standard playing cards that usually represent the symbols with the lowest value, Bust the Bank uses a wide range of cartoon like symbols. You will see a clock that explodes, the bank that gets robbed, a policewoman driving a car and a security van. Bets that can be placed have a wide range, so Bust the Bank can be played by high rollers as well as players who need to watch their budget.
The Wild symbol is the Logo of Bust the Bank, and will substitute for all other symbols in the game, apart from the Scatters or bonus symbols. This Logo can also be a stacked wild. The Bomb is the Scatter symbol. Three or more of these Bombs appearing means an explosion will happen, but only an explosion of free spins. You will initially be awarded eight free spins. This round can be reactivated over and over, with the appearance of more Bombs. During the free spins round, symbols on the first and fifth reels will all turn into Wild symbols, which will hugely increase your chances of a win.
A Piggy Bank Bonus Round
Another bonus round you can find in Bust the Bank slot game is the Piggy Bank bonus round. This is begun when you find a Piggy symbol anywhere on the third round. When you start this round you will get the chance to break into a big Piggy Bank and win a cash prize. This can range from just a few coins to a great prize of thousands of coins.
There is the chance for another big prize in Bust the Bank. If you find a Safe symbol anywhere on reels one or five, you will be able to open the Safe and find the big money that has been secured there. When the safe opens, it will reveal the cash prize that you have won, and these coins will fall down over all the symbols below. This will multiply your prize, and increase it even more.
Spot the Robbers Prizes
There are even more chances of winning prizes in Bust the Bank. Larry and Bob are the robbers in the slot game, who bust the bank, and they are very popular robbers, for if their symbols appear anywhere during any part of the game, even more extra prizes are awarded.
Bust the Bank slot games is well designed and simple to play, and offers some lucrative bonus rounds, with a great 243 ways to win big prizes.