This is a classic video slot game developed by Microgaming. A quite straightforward game, it contains the elements of America's favourite sport, Baseball, which is evident as 2 baseball bats make up the reels. Although Hot Shot has fewer options when compared to other slot machines, it still inculcates some of the basic elements that make it quite addictive.

Hot Shot – A Well Made Slot

There are 5 reels and 9 paylines present in the Hot Shot game. “Spin” button starts spinning the reels, and “Bet Max” can be used for setting the maximum bet available. The symbols include fries, hot dog, candy, coffee, and popcorn. If you want a truly big win, you would have to repeatedly consume these delicious treats and line them up on the activated paylines.

The symbols included in the second half are player cards, such as the icon of a home run, a strike and a baseball hat. The home run icon is the symbol possessing the most value, which could potentially give you 1000x the staked amount, but only when a winning combination of 5 symbols is achieved. The special symbols consist of the wild and scatter symbols.

The reels cover up the entire screen. Keep your eyes on the paylines is essential as they help in indicating the spots on reels. On those spots, you will have to land the symbol combinations so as to receive cash prizes.

Bonus Features

The special symbols present in this slot game make the experience much more interesting when they appear on the reels. The wild symbol is the ball. It can replace all the other symbols and still score more wins. The Scatter symbol of this slot is the gold cup, which may pay some cash prizes and that too, regardless of its positions on the reels.

If you land 3 of scatter symbols, you will be paid 10x the line stake and if you land 5 of them you will be paid 50x the line stake. Landing 5 symbols will give you 100x the line stake. Despite the lack of some extra features, there are plenty others elements in the game which manage to keep up the hopes of the players who are in for a big win!

Closing Thoughts

Hot Shot possess such a simple gameplay that it would easily be a favourite among the beginners. The theme is an attractive one and the selection of reel symbols is also quite good. With sleek graphics and clear interface, the slot game provides the players with a smooth and easy experience. The soundtrack is cheerful and the reels are also colourful. Just try Hot Shot and be amazed at how much fun it can be.


Game Name: Hot Shot

Posted On: 03/12/2015

Author: Caroline Mitchell

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