Football is undoubtedly the most popular sport on the planet, and garners millions of followers every week in the various leagues around the world. Every four years the world celebrates the World Cup tournament, and this elevates the fanaticism around the game to whole new levels as the entire sporting world comes to a standstill celebrating this sporting phenomenon and the fact that billions of fans are glued to their screens in anticipation.
With software developers of casino games, and particularly slot machines, keen to use every brand, movie and even celebrity news to create casino games that will instantly propel the game to blockbuster status, it should come as no surprise to see that World Cup football is no exception and that there are highly popular slots games on the subject. World Cup Heroes 3 is the latest in this sporting slots genre and certainly evocative of the patriotism that comes from this sporting appreciation.
World Cup Heroes 3 is a relatively new game, a 5 reel and 30 pay line slot machine, designed to capitalise on the love of the World Cup. Reels are filled with footballs that are delightfully created in the colours of various national teams. The colours are the national flags, and with the discussion that always centres around the ball selected for the World Cup tournament every time, using the national flags to decorate the ball is both topical, plus a highly attractive feature to any football player.
The game play settings in World Cup Heroes 3 are extremely broad, and this medium variance machine can be played from 0.01 coins per spin right up to 25 coins per spin. This naturally means that both low rollers as well as high rollers are accommodated, and players can enjoy a game with high levels of play at little cost, or lower volumes of play, but where every spin can have a major effect on the condition of the players’ pocket.
In World Cup Heroes 3 slots game the pay lines are not fixed, and players can choose how many they wish to activate on every spin. Slots games are statistically weighted to provide the best odds to players when all the pay lines are activated, and any player wanting to walk away from this game a winner should have all the pay lines activated with every spin.
In keeping with the style of the Wold Cup tournament itself, the World Cup Heroes 3 slot machine works by players advancing to further rounds of the game by earning special bonus features. The primary reel symbol is the Crowd Scatter symbol. Other key symbols are the Cash Wild symbol, a silver whistle that can substitute for any of the game symbols except the Scatter symbol in creating winning combinations.
The Gold Whistle Wild symbol turns any of the football icons wild when it lands on the centre reel. This sudden change of game situation with a large number of Wild symbols suddenly appearing has a drastic effect in the generation of winning combinations. The theoretical return to player at World Cup Heroes 3 slots game is 95.85 %, according to independently audited results.