Emojiplanet Slot Review (NetEnt) – Cluster Pays and 5x Emoji Features Explained
Play Now – Emojiplanet
Paylines – Cluster Pays
Features – Cluster Pays/5x Emoji Features
RTP – 96.4%
Variance – Medium
Win two ways – Yes
Wilds – Yes
Theme – Emoji/Smileys/Emoticons
Software – NetEnt
Reels – 5
Jackpot – TBA
Max Bet – 20.00
Min Bet – 0.20
Max coins per line – 10
Multipliers – Yes
Autoplay – Yes
Meet the official Emojiplanet slot by NetEnt.
As emoji take over the world, the Cluster Pays function is also gaining popularity. Think their Aloha slot or the good old Bejeweled. So, they combined both.
And even though this, one of the most anticipated mobile slots of 2017 looks nowhere near the blockbuster slots like the delayed The Phantom of the Opera, it’s light, fun and very easy to play. You can just pull it out on your phone and off you go, without the risk of running out of balance before you know it (because of frequent pays).
The 5 special in-game Emoji Features will make your heart racing every now and then too, featuring Sticky Wilds, wild reels, 3×3 symbols and more.
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That said, will this emoji game be as successful as Starburst?
After all, there are no second-screen bonuses and it has one of the lowest RTPs of 96.4%. And yes, it’s not ideal for high rollers too, not only for the cartoony theme.
See the full Emojiplanet slot review below where I’ll show you what it can do with Cluster Pays and explain what the 5 Emoji Features are all about, with tips and advice.
Here’s the official Emojiplanet Video Slot™ video for a quick preview:
Emojiplanet Cluster Pays – Get 5 or More of Same Symbol Any Way (Win Up to 10,000 Coins)
The only way to win in this unusual video slot is with symbol clusters.
Namely, get 5 or more (versus 9 in the Aloha slot) of the same symbol in a cluster to win, either horizontally or vertically, and in any direction.
This can happen to any of the 8 regular symbols, which appear stacked, paying between 5 and 10,000 coins each. Watch out for the Tears of Joy, Alien and Poop as they make up the highest-paying symbols.
The good news is that Wild symbols are in the mix too, but they have no coin value, don’t appear stacked and are pretty rare.
This leads us to the avalanches, like in Gonzo’s Quest (the opposite of the sticky win re-spins like in Aloha! Cluster Pays). By the way, Gonzo also appears in this game if you watch closely below the rainbow, together with the pig from When Pigs Fly! game.
Here’s how it works.
Every time you trigger a win, the winning symbols explode and new ones are added from the top. This creates new winning combos (hopefully) and free re-spins. This happens until no more wins are triggered.
Do this with icons like the Bomb, Pizza, Kiss Mark, Rocket and Two Hearts, which have special meters on the side, to go for a ride with one or more of the Emoji Features.
Here’s what happens next.
Emoji Features – Fill Up 5 Different Emoji Meters to Boost Wins with Bonuses
Look on the right of the “reels” and you’ll see 5 Emoji Meters (image below).
This includes the Bomb, Pizza, Kiss Mark, Rocket, and the Two Hearts Meter.
All players need to do is fill them up with 12 spaces (equal to over 2x minimum win combos) to activate the corresponding Emoji Feature. If you manage to get more with all the no-charge re-spins, then a sticker will appear on each Emoji Meter, telling you how many times the Emoji Meter was filled.
Note: The features are activated only when there are no more winning combinations.
Here’s what you get for each one.
Bomb Feature (1 or 5) – Blow Up 8 Random Symbols and Collect More Coins
This one we can all imagine.
Full up that Bomb Meter and get that extra boost when you need the most by destroying 8 random symbols.
What’s more, for each one that blows up, you’ll get a random coin win between 5x and 100x the bet level.
But to win big, you’d need to mix it up with one of the following.
Pizza Feature (2 of 5) – Get Random 3×3 Colossal Symbol for Guaranteed Win
Calzone Casino players and others will love this one.
When activated, you’ll get a 3×3 overlay of a random symbol, except Wild, on a randomly chosen position.
Speaking of 3×3 symbols, NetEnt’s other 2017 slot release, Scruffy Duck, also features 3×3 Wilds. The Game of the Year 2015 — Spiñata Grande – won’t disappoint you with its colossal symbols either. Play it at Casumo in a demo.
Now here’s my favourite.
Kiss Mark Feature (3 of 5) – Win 3 Sticky Wilds with Three Lives Each
As soon as you get 12 of those Kiss Marks and fill up the corresponding meter, you’ll get three Sticky Wild symbols that appear just as randomly and remain on the reels.
Each one has 3 lives, meaning you can win up to 3 times with each Kiss Mark Wild before it disappears. However, you’re not guaranteed a win per se.
A fan of Sticky Wilds? – They are also found on NetEnt’s hit slot Dead or Alive, which is now also available for mobile play.
The final two…
Rocket Feature (4 of 5) – Turns Random Reel Wild for Certain Win
Now this one does guarantee a win.
What the Rocket Feature does is award you with a stack of 10 Wild symbols on one of the 5 reels. This basically generates a wild reel .
Speaking of wild symbol stacks, you’ll also find them in the summer 2017-released Copy Cats (and Wolf Cub) slot, along with the very exciting cloning feature that will keep you playing for longer, at recommended casinos like GoWild.
Last but not least – the Hearts.
Two Hearts Feature (5 of 5) – Magnify Total Win with Progressive Win Multiplier
If you were wondering where are all the win multipliers, then here they come.
Fill up that Two Hearts Meter to multiply the total win by the number of times the meter is filled up plus one. Simple as that.
While it probably won’t increase up to 10x like in the Pyramid: Quest for Immortality, with enough luck you can get pretty close to that.
So, what’s the takeaway?
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Emojiplanet is probably the only branded emoji themed slot, made by NetEnt in association with Global Merchandising Services & The emoji Company.
It’s an ideal choice for beginners and casual slots enthusiasts.
That’s because of its high hit frequency like Gonzo’s Quest (41.1%) or Blood Suckers 2 (40.7%), and the many fun base game features that can be enjoyed at 20 coins per spin, betting between 0.20 and 20 credits.
Here’s a rundown of the Emojiplanet slot bonuses:
- Cluster Pays – 5 or more symbols in a cluster pay a prize, in any way: left to right, vertically and horizontally. When symbols blow up, players get free re-spins in avalanches and more winning chances.
- Emoji Meter – there are 5 of them: fill them up to win one of the following Emoji Features.
- Bomb Feature – 8 random symbols on the reels get destroyed, in exchange for additional coins too.
- Pizza Feature – win 3×3 overlay symbol for a guaranteed win.
- Kiss Mark Feature – win 3 Sticky Wilds that have 3 lives each.
- Rocket Feature – win a stack of 10 Wilds on and above one of the reels.
- Two Hearts Feature – multiply your win by x2 or more, without limit.
Emoji Planet was officially launched on 23rd August 2017, which is right after Butterfly Staxx, so you can already play it at some of the best NetEnt casinos like Casumo, and new sites like Agent Spinner.
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