Anchorman is Scientific Games video slot that is based on the 2004 comedy movie titled Anchorman: The Legend of Ron Burgundy. Will Ferrell was the star in the movie and features prominently in the slot game as well. There are a few bonus features available including base game features such as Ron Reels and Mystery Stack Reels. Read on to learn a bit more about this exciting slot.
With Anchorman you have a 5 reel and 25 active payline video slot. You get to start playing with a minimum betting amount of 75p and a maximum betting sum of £150 per reels spin. The game has a background comprising of a scene from the movie set in a T.V station in San Diego.
On the reels you will see some of the main cast from the movie including Will Ferrell who played Ron Burgundy, David Koechner who starred as Champ Kind and Steve Carell who played Brick Tamland. There is also the dog named Baxter and Paul Rudd who played Brain Fontana in the movie. Other symbols on the reels comprise of sunglasses, KVWN-TV OBVs, glasses of whiskey and cowboy hats.
By landing five Ron symbols you will earn a stake multiplier of 2.66x, which represents the highest stake multiplier by any symbol. In Anchorman there is a “This Is A Wild” icon that will substitute other symbols in the reels apart from the Whammy and Bonus symbols.
Mystery Stack Reels And Ron Reels Bonus
The Mystery Stack Reels occur during the base game where every reel will have different spots on them that are randomly substituted with a wild, Ron, Brick, Champ and the other high valued icons. However, when the Ron Reels bonus feature becomes active at random just the wild, Ron, Baxter, Champ, cowboy hats and glasses of whiskey will be present on the reels in Anchorman.
If the reels do not transform to Mystery Stack Reels or Ron Reels, the bonus icon may show up. A Baxter Wild spin comprising of 3 to 10 wilds can also randomly appear on the reels when the Mystery Stack Reels and Ron Reels are inactive.
The Ron Giant Free Spin Bonus Feature Of Anchorman
In Anchorman there are four bonus features on offer which are activated by the bonus and Whammy symbols and they include:
The Whammy! Free Spins where you can earn 12 free spins and a 13.33x stake multiplier.
The Brick Weather Wheels which is a Level Up bonus and players can earn an amazing stake 1,000x stake multiplier.
A Sex Panther Pick bonus where you pick three out of 15 bottles on show and you earn a cash reward with each pick.
Finally, there is a Ron Giant Free Spin Feature in Anchorman where players will earn 6 free spins as well as expanding rows and paylines. The rows expand to 19 and the paylines to 117. There will be six Ron icons on the reels, they include: Robe Ron, Anchor Ron, Fire Ron, Hat Ron, Coat Ron and Weight Ron. There is also a Car Baxter symbol that appears on the reels during this round.
To Sum Up
This video slot has lots of exciting bonus features for both the base game and free game features. The graphics, animation and soundtrack are all very nice and the developers have tried to reenact some features of the comedy in the game.