Gold Strike

Gold Strike Online Slot

Gold Strike is a cowboy themed online slot developed by Games Warehouse.  Gold Strike has 5 reels and 20 paylines and takes place against the Wild West at sunset.

Symbols

The symbols that are featured are the playing cards symbols, Ten, Jack, Queen, King and Ace, a pair of pistols and the Gold Strike logo.  The wild symbol is the Sherriff’s badge and the scatter symbol is the sticks of dynamite.

Lock ‘n Load Bonus Round

Gold Strike has a lock ‘n load bonus feature which takes place during the base game.  Every time a winning combination appears on the reels the symbols will freeze and players will be given a respin.  If more or the same symbols appear on the reels during the respin they too will be frozen and another respin is given.  This will continue until there are no more of the same symbols appearing on the reels.

Dynamite Bonus Round

The dynamite bonus round is the main bonus feature and this round will be activated by 6 or more of the scatter symbol.  These symbols will appear stacked on the reels.  After the dynamite bonus round players take part in the tin can alley round where they must select a tin can and try to shoot it to win a prize.  Players who are able to locate the lucky strike nugget will be given 2 extra rounds to play.

The first round is the lucky strike bonus where players must choose 1 of 25 squares on a map and then try to locate 1 of the lucky strike symbols to win a cash prize.  Finding an X on the map will end this round. The second round is the gold mine and here players must select 1 of 3 detonators to blow up the boards leading to the entrance of the mine and here players will also be awarded with a cash prize which is determined by their win.

Gold Strike Gamble Feature

The gamble feature can be activated before the start of a game.  Players can decide if they want to gamble any of their wins by activating this optional feature.  To select the gamble feature players must click the gamble button and then select an option from the list.  By selecting gamble all wins players choose to gamble every time there is a win on an active payline.  The gamble off button will disable this option.  The preselected option will stay active for all the games that follow until it is deactivated or changed.  During the gamble feature the red arrow will spin and stop at one of the cards.  If the arrow stops at a card that is not highlighted the feature will end.  If the arrow stops at a highlighted card players will win the gamble.  This feature will end when players click the collect button, if they lose a round or when the maximum win is reached.

Gold Strike has a unique gamble option and has some interesting bonus rounds where players can strike it lucky with some big wins.