NetEnt’s Dragon Island is all about pursuing the power of medieval dragons. It’s a 5 reel, 15 line game featuring two kinds of wild wins, free games and an interesting Win Both Ways bonus feature that allows wins to go from left or right. There’s up to ten bet levels open here
This is the first game by NetEnt to have Win Both Ways technology. When you activate it, you will get to play for 30 coins instead of 15 (which is without Win Both Ways). Stakes will start at 30p to £150 a spin with the feature on and 15p to £75 a spin without it.
About the Developer
NetEnt is a comprehensive gaming software supplier built on principles of trust and innovation. NetEnt has employed more than 500 workers in offices in Malta, Gibraltar, Sweden and Ukraine. NetEnt products can be found all over the world. The company has been consistent in developing new and entertaining video slot games ever since it came into play in the 90s.NetEnt continues to prove why it is a highly esteemed slot developer with each release.
About the Game
The background featuresmountains covered in a blue mist that’s hard to see through. There’s also a waterfall flowing in the back. The reels areframed with stone pillars withbeautiful greenery and vines entwined.The music features a mix of soft outdoor noises which set a peaceful atmosphere that is interrupted when wins are formed.
A group of 5 detailed dragons are the highest value symbols in this game. They include; a purple one,a blue sea serpent,a green one, a brown fire-breather and a golden one.Each of them has a menacing feature/look about them. There’s also the classic set of cards 10, J, Q, K and A that make up the lower-value symbols.
- Win Both Ways feature- This feature allows players to form wins from left or right. If you trigger it, you receive 5 consecutive symbols will double the stake. Resulting wins are also doubled.
- Wild symbol- There are 3 different wild symbols.The basic wild is a winged dragon figure which replacesmost of the other symbols.There’s also the expanding wildwhich appears randomly during thefree gamesbefore each spin. Thirdly, we have the golden wild which appears only when the Win Both Ways feature has been triggered.This onereplaces all the other symbols except the scatter, and whenever a winning combination is formed using it a multiplier between 2x to 8x is rewarded.
- Scatter symbol- The scatter is represented by a volcano symbol. It is used to activate free spins and multipliers.3 volcanoes reward 10 free spins with a triple stake multiplier, 4 reward 20 free spins with a 10x multiplier and 5 reward 50 free games with a100xmultiplier.
- Free spins- During the free spins round, an expanding dragon wild appears on the reelsrandomly before every spin. The wild ends up covering the entire reel and provides good possibilities for a win. You can also re-trigger more free games by getting more volcano scatters.
Dragon Island has a medium volatility. The Golden Wild can provide nice wins if it gives you a 5x multiplier and you can rake up to 105x your stake in the base game. Free spins offer bigger wins with a possible win of 2,200x your stake if you play it right. Dragon Island isn’t one of the most visually appealing NetEnt slots you’ll see, but gameplay flows well.
Game rules can be found within game.