Battlestar Galactica is a 5 reel, 243 ways to win slot with the science-fiction theme. The slot starts with the introductory clip that tells us the story. Humans created Cylons, but they developed and rebelled. Humanity’s last remnants start struggle against the Cylons. The clip introduces the members of Battlestar Galactica that are the symbols of this slot machine.
Viper Mark II, Battlestar Galactica Logo, Starbuck, Apollo, Baltar, Six, Col. Tigh, Hello, Ellen, Tyrol and cards from Ace to 10. There are 46 winning combinations. When there is a win on the reels, the payouts get marked in gold on the paytable.
The Battlestar Galactica Logo substitutes for all symbols except the scatter. The wild is stacked on the reels in the base game and free spins. It is stacked on reel 1 during Normal mode.
3 or more scattered Viper Mark II give payouts, five scatters win 7,500 coins. 3, 4 or 5 scatters trigger free spins. You will get 15 free spins at 3x multiplier. This feature can’t be retriggered.
Microgaming offers an innovative Ranking feature in this slot. Every spin moves the Experience Bar at the bottom of the screen to the next rank. When it is full, you will move to the next rank and more video content from the Battlestar Galactica television series become available. At first the animations are only at the symbol space, but then they appear across the reels.
The Ion Storm feature can start randomly in the Normal Mode. This feature turns up to five reels into wilds. Free spins can’t be activated during the Ion Storm feature. The game switches from Normal Mode to
Run Mode at random.
During the Run Mode all symbols begin to pay from right to left as well as from left to right. The Faster Than Light logo can land on reel 3 and turn any card symbol into a mystery symbol to result in additional wins. The Run Mode can randomly become the Fight Mode. You can see Spacecrafts flying across the reels and turning random symbols into the wild symbols. The wilds can split into two to form more winning combinations. You can win five additional free spins in the Fight Mode. The Fight Mode can only become active during Run Mode.
To play the game you must make the bet that can varies from 30 to 300 coins per spin. You can win up to 1,400,000 coins in the game.