Winterberries is a high variance slot machine from Yggdrasil. The theme is Nordic berries in a winder wonder land. Examples of berries that can show up are blueberries, lingonberries, cloudberries, and rose hips. While playing, you will be entertained by Finnish polka music playing in the background.
The largest individual prize is 500 coins, but the re-spin function and the multipliers make it possible to win much more than this during a round of Winterberries.
As mentioned above, Winterberries is a high variance slot. If you prefer to win small wins frequently rather than a big win once in a while, Winterberries is probably not the right slot for you.
Also, Winterberries is not recommended for players that wants the classic video slot set up with a wild symbol, a scatter symbol, free spins mode and an interactive bonus game because Winterberries lacks all these features. This doesn’t mean that Winterberries is without special features – there is greate freeze and re-spin feature with multipliers. Winterberries is an excellent choice if you like slots that focus on the base game and not on bonus games.
Short facts about Winterberries
Winterberries premiered in February 2014.
The theme is Nordic berries in a wintery landscape.
The Winterberries slot has no spinning reels. The berries fall down in five columns.
Winterberries has 25 paylines.
You can adjust the coin value, from €0.01 to €2.
You always play with all 25 paylines active and you can never bet more or less than 1 coin per payline.
The smallest possible wager is €0.01 x 25 paylines x 1 coin = €0.25 per round.
The largest possible wager is €2 x 25 paylines x 1 coin = €50 per round.
The Winterberries slot has a freeze and re-spin feature with multipliers.
Unlike most modern video slots, Winterberries has no wild symbol, no scatter symbol and no bonus symbol. There is no free spin mode or bonus game. There is not interactivity. There is no progressive jackpot.
The RTP is 96.75 percent.
Freeze & Re-Spin
If three or more identical berry symbols appear on a payline, they will freeze while the other symbols will re-spin. If you new berry symbol identical to the ones that are frozen appears after the re-spin, this symbol will freeze as well and you will get a new re-spin. It is possible (but you need a lot of luck) to gradually go towards a situation where one type of berry covers all the reels completely.
If the first and second reel are both covered in identical berries, you get a 2x multiplier.
If the first, second and third reel are all covered in identical berries, you get a 3x multiplier.
If the first, second, third and fourth reel are all covered in identical berries, you get a 4x multiplier.
If all five reels are covered in identical berries, you get a 5x multiplier. Thanks to the freeze function, this is actually not an impossible situation. You can start out with a few identical berry symbols and gradually go towards a full screen of identical berries.