If you decided to play Hairway to Heaven video slot game in the hopes it was a variation of the song from Led Zeppelin, you will quickly realize this is only similar in name only. The game play looks more like a unique twist on the Rapunzel story, with animated characters that are in play to help you find your way to riches beyond your wildest dreams.
This 5 reel and 50 payline video slot game was developed by the masters at RTG. The graphics, the sound, and the incredible features make this one of those video slot machines you will come back and play often because you never know what is going to happen next. The bet size can be as small as one penny per line, all the way up to $5.00 per bet for a staggering $125.00 max bet when all lines are in play. Playing the maximum bet will ensure that you have the best opportunity to hit the jackpot of 5,000 coins.
This game has many unique symbols that all pay differently. The lower paying symbols in the Hairway to Heaven are the Ace, King, Queen, Jack, Ten, and the Nine symbols. As we move up to the more rewarding symbols, you will find the key, brush and mirror, the crest, the sad servant, and the tower in which the princess resides. Five of a kind pays anywhere from 300 coins up to the jackpot of 5,000 coins.
The other two symbols in the Hairway to Heaven are the prince and the princess. The princess is the wild symbol and only will appear on the center reel. Regardless what line she appears on, she will expand to cover all the reel as her hair grows and makes all the reel wild. This increases the chances of a winning payline, because more lines are actively gong through these wild symbols. The princess symbol does have a more impressive role once you activate the bonus feature.
The prince is the key to activating the bonus feature. Getting three or more of the price symbol in a row from left to right, and you are given the choice of choosing one of the princes who will reveal one of three different bonuses. The first is the Damsels in Distress, rewarding you with 8 free spins with the wild princess appearing on reels 2, 3, an 4. If you can get three or more princes in a row while in this bonus you are awarded 8 more free spins.
The second bonus is the Princess pays feature. This bonus provides 10 free spins, with the princess symbol tripling the winning combination. When a princess does appear on the 3rd reel, you are instantly awarded another free spin that gets added to your total. These spins will play out until there are no more remaining as the feature can not be triggered again.
The third bonus is called the Hairway to Heaven, giving the player either 5, 7, 10, 15, or 20 free spins. The expanding princess wild symbol is held in place on the 3rd reel, and the multiplier increases each game, Starting with a 1x multiplier, it grows to 2x, 3x, 4x, etc, until all the free spins have been played out. This round could explode that bankroll in just a very short amount of time.
Back on the main screen, you will notice both a minor and major jackpot that seems to be growing all the while. These are progressive jackpots that can be triggered at any time even without a winning combination on the reels. The jackpots are released randomly at the end of a spin, so play often for the best chance to hit one of the jackpots and grow your winnings today.
Once of the most unique features of the Hairway to Heaven is the feature guarantee. You can see the icon on the top right, and it basically tells you how close you are to getting to the bonus round. At any time you can take a chance if you do not wan to wait until the countdown reaches zero. Once you click the play button, you will see red and green bars, basically your chances of hitting the bonus feature improve the more you play.