Released in 2015 by Microgaming, Alaskan Fishing is a 5x3 reels online casino game with 243 ways to win. With an RTP of 96.63%, this is an online slot that will remind you of the tranquillity of the wide, luxurious sea, but will pay with the tumultuousness of the average gambling game.
Microgaming – the Developers of Alaskan Fishing
The develops of Alaskan Fishing are Microgaming. A collective we think are, without a doubt, one of the best in the iGaming industry. They’ve created several chart-topping online casino games, positioning them as pioneers of the industry. They created the first true online casino software in 1994, and even the first mobile casino technology in 2004.
The developers of Alaskan Fishing are the same collective that brought you online casino games like Book of Oz and Immortal Romance. They are excellent at creating slots with a popular multimedia influence, like they have some inspired by Game of Thrones and Jurassic World.
Playing Alaskan Fishing
Alaskan Fishing is a 5x3 reels online casino games with 243 ways to win. Land 3 or more identical symbols in any position adjacently and you will form a winning combination. The symbols are as follows:
- Alaskan Fishing Wild – 16.6x your wager
- Fisherman – 13.3x your wager
- Trophy – 11.6x your wager
- Salmon – 10x your wager
- Fish – 6.6x your wager
- Bear – 3.3x your wager
- Eagle – 3.3x your wager
- Plane – 2.6x your wager
- Raft – 2.6x your wager
- Reel – 2x your wager
- Fly – 2x your wager
Alaskan Fishing paints an atmosphere of tranquillity and the majestic Alaskan wilderness. Gamblers may feel reminded of the relaxing, yet exciting nature of fishing trips. Microgaming have captured the essence of it well.
This online casino game’s betting range is between 0.30 coins to 15 coins, so it will suit the bankroll of most iGaming players. Although, heavy rollers may have to look elsewhere.
Alaskan Fishing’s RTP is 96.63% at a medium variance, so you can expect payouts to land moderately frequently, and most will be of medium value. The game’s maximum win is 1,215,000 coins.
Bonus Features and Free Spins in Alaskan Fishing
Alaskan Fishing has a Fly Fishing bonus which is a pick-style bonus, activated by landing the Fisherman on reels 1 and 5. It’ll trigger a scenic fishing scene where you’ll choose 5 fishing spots in a lake. You can receive either a small, medium, or big fish, and the larger the fish, the greater the cash prize. Anything from 2x-15x is winnable!
Lastly, there is the free spins bonus. Land 3-5 free spins symbols anywhere and you’ll be awarded 15 free spins. Amazingly, all wins are doubled during these free spins, and the feature can even be re-triggered.
Last Thoughts on Alaskan Fishing
If you love the outdoors you may love Alaskan Fishing. We wish the design was a tad more modern, and we’d like an autoplay or quickspin feature, but we like the bonus features. Alaskan Fishing is a moderately entertaining game.
Verdict: We give this a 6.5/10.
Game rules can be found within game.