Great Blue is a product of Playtech that was released in 2009 featuring an underwater theme, and it had the mobile version since 2013. The game includes 5 reels and 25 paylines that take players to the world of deep sea creatures. Great Blue had successed in making its appearance on the game screen to form winning combinations and award free spins and multipliers. Althoug, the graphics of this game may not be impressive, gamblers seem to desire interesting ocean sounds and simple game play.
How to play Great Blue
Before starting the game, players need to understand about its format, coins denomination, themes as well as the meaning of its icons, etc. For example, the bet per line buttons set to determine their total bet that is the + or – located in the right bottom of the screen. Players can subsequently press spin, bet max, bet one or autoplay to start the round. Besides, the game provides them with info tab taking you to paytable displayed in a second screen. The Wild symbol – the pear can replace all game symbols except the Scatters to form winning combinations. If you get the pear, you can double any payout, while paying out for two or more matching symbols as well. Pearl Scatters award payouts regardless of their position, multiplying your total bet between 2 and 500 times when two or more of these occur on the reels.
Betting Options and Payouts
There are only six coin values available - $0.01, $0.02, $0.03, $0.04, $0.05 and $0.10. Players had 25 paylines to select with the maximum coins that is no more than 10 per line. This basically means the coin denomination ranges from $0.01 to $25 per single spin of the reels. Players can use the auto start option to select 99 spins. The top payout is 750 coins per round, and you might receive double of the normal wins if getting a winning combination. That means you will have 10,000 coins for five matching symbols on an active payline.
Symbols and Extra Features
The game had aquatic symbols including sharks, sea turtles, sea horses, starfish and tropical fish, with standard playing cards Nine, Ten, Jack, Queen, King and Ace. Thre are some special game symbols represented by Whale and Pearl.
Great Blue on Mobile
As of recently, Great Blue can also be played on the move, using iOS or Android devices, with the game losing none of its appeal when it is enjoyed on the latest handheld devices. The main difference between online version and mobile one is that mobile game is played at fixed 25 paylines, but the payouts and extra features remain exactly the same.