Goldilocks and the Wild Bears is a slot machine from Quickspin. Quickspin has released a lot of slot games based on old folktales and this is their take on the famous story about Goldilocks and the three bears. The three bears – Big Bear, Middle Bear and Small Bear – are all used as symbols on the reels, together with their house and their porridge. Goldilocks appears in two different versions.
This slot was released in 2012.
Goldilocks and the Wild Bears is a 5 reel slot.
There are 25 paylines.
When you play this slot, you start by telling the machine how many paylines you wish to activate (= bet on). You can activate anywhere from 1 payline to 25 paylines.
The next step is to tell the machine how much you wish to bet per activated payline. There are eighteen different options to chose between:€0,01 / €0,02 / €0,03 / €0,04 / €0,05 / €0,06/ €0,07 / €0,08 / €0,09 / €0,10 / €0,20 / €0,30 / €0,40 / €0,50/ €1 / €2 / €3 / €4.
The smallest possible wager is 1 payline x €0.01 = €0.01 per round.
The highest possible wager is 25 paylines x €4 = €100 per round.
There are two wild symbols. One of the wild symbols is also a multiplier.
There is a scatter symbol that can trigger a free spins mode.
During free spins mode, ordinary symbols can turn wild.
There is no bonus game or interactive elements in Goldilocks and the Wild Bears.
There is no progressive jackpot.
The RTP is 97.09 percent, which is higher than for most slots.
The bear house is wild
The house where the bears live is a wild symbol.
The porridge is a wild multiplier
The porridge is a wild symbol and a multiplier.
One porridge bowl = x2 multiplier
Two porridge bowls = x3 multiplier
Three porridge bowls = x4 multiplier
Scatter wins are not multiplied by the porridge.
Goldilocks without her tongue out is a scatter
The version of Goldilocks where she doesn’t stick her tongue out is a scatter symbol. If you get at least three scatters, anywhere on the reels, you trigger free spins mode and receive 10 free spins.
During free spins mode, you can collect progressive scatters. The version of Goldilocks that do stick her tongue out is the progressive scatter. Collect progressive scatters to turn ordinary bears into wild bears. Once a bear has turned wild, it will remain wild until free spins mode is over. It is possible to get extra free spins in free spins mode.
Goldilocks and the Three Bears is an old folktale based on an even older folktale where the protagonist is not a golden-haired girl but an old and unkempt woman. In both versions, the protagonist – Goldilocks or the old woman – intrudes into the house of three bears and proceeds to use their possessions and eat their porridge while the bears are out taking a walk. When the bears return home, they discover her and she has to run away.