Cowboys & Aliens™

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Experience the excitement of the classic graphic novel in this five-reel, nine-payline Slot from Playtech. Just like in the hit comic, join the fight against the invaders in the Alien Attack Bonus for cash prizes, or fire your Alien Weapon for extra wilds!

Taking inspiration from the popular graphic novel, this Slot is bursting with colour, KAPOWs and more comic-themed motifs as you’re taken through the story.

As with most Slots, the wild can stand in for any other symbol (except for the scatter, the Bonus and the Alien Weapon Feature (Gun) symbols) to make the best possible winning combination. But on top of this there’s also a separate payout for three or more wilds on an active payline. This is paid out instead of the regular symbol win if the win amount from wild symbols is larger than the win from the regular symbols (if the wild stands in).

The scatter symbols have free reign on Cowboys & Aliens™ and do not have to occur on any particular payline for you to reap big benefits. If there are two or more in any position, the payout earned is multiplied by the total bet and added to any payline winnings.

In addition, if three or more scatters land in any position on the reels simultaneously during the main game, it triggers eight free games with Comic Strip Wild symbols.

During each Free Games spin a comic strip panel from the Cowboys and Aliens comic will appear on the reels. The size of the panel and its location will vary from spin to spin, but it will always cover at least two adjacent symbols. All symbol positions a comic strip panel covers act as wild symbols.

Remember, the reels are spun automatically using the same stake per payline as on the spin that won the free games. Scatter, Bonus and Gun symbols are not available during Free Games, and more free games cannot be retriggered.

Another wonderful perk on this Slot is the Any Adjacent Pay feature. Unlike most Slots, winning combinations do not have to start from the leftmost reel. Any Adjacent Pay means that all symbols, except the scatter and the Bonus symbols, win as long as they are on an active payline and on adjacent reels.

But there’s more, such as the Alien Attack Bonus. Triggered whenever the Bonus symbol appears anywhere on reels one and five simultaneously during the main game.

At the beginning of the bonus round, you’ll be prompted to choose one of three characters. Each character has their own weapon, starting amount of ammunition and level of accuracy – then the fun really starts!

During the bonus, aliens attack the city in three waves and it’s up to you to shoot down the alien ships by clicking or tapping them. Each time you attempt to shoot down an alien ship a point of ammunition will be expended.

Destroying an alien ship will award cash prizes, additional ammunition, or a 2x multiplier of the cash prizes won so far in the bonus.

The Alien Attack Bonus ends when all the aliens have been killed or when the player runs out of ammunition. Any ammunition left after the bonus ends awards an additional bonus cash prize for each ammunition unit. If you shoot down all alien ships during the three waves, you’re awarded an additional cash prize.

Last but not least is the Alien Weapon Feature. This feature is triggered when the special Alien Weapon Feature symbol – the Gun – appears on reel one during the main game.

Whenever the symbol appears on this reel, before any wins are awarded, its triangular indicator will randomly point to a number from one to four. The gun will fire at symbols on the reels the number of times shown by the indicator. Every symbol hit by the gun will be turned into a wild.

All symbols located on reels two to five can become wild as an effect of this feature, except for scatters and regular wilds.

With all this action and winning potential to take advantage of, there’s no time to waste! Join the fight against the alien invasion and spin your way to victory.

Cowboys & Aliens™ Features

Min Stake: $0.09
Max Stake: $90
Return to Player: 94.01%
Wager amount required to earn 1 redemption point: $5
Paylines: Nine
Reels: Five
Scatter: Cowboys & Aliens™ Scatter
Wild: UFO Ship Wild
Bonus features: Any Adjacent Pay, Alien Attack Bonus, Alien Weapon Feature, Free Games
Provider: Playtech

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