Celtic Crown is an online video slot machine game released in April 2008. It is offered exclusively at online casinos powered by Microgaming. This video slot game has 5 reels and 25 pay lines. The theme of Celtic Crown focuses on the romantic side of the Middle Ages, the time when kings, queens, princes/princesses, and knights are the norm.
Microgaming online slot games are available to players in 2 formats – download and no-download. Whether you like to download their software first or you prefer to play instantly without the need to download, then Microgaming surely has online slot machine games to accommodate your every slot gaming preference. Celtic Crown is a slot game that belongs to the download category, which means you must download first before you are able to play this particular slot game.
Celtic Crown is created for those who have a thing for the Middle Ages, especially when the focus is on beautiful women, chivalrous knights, and romance. Many online slot players imagine themselves to be playing a game of chance held at the local tavern (in the Middle Ages) when they play the Celtic Crown, and if they win, they can make their winnings grow even more by risking it in the Gamble Feature game – who would have thought that a slot game can be this exciting! The Celtic Crown online video slot game features scatter wins, a Wild symbol, a Free Spin Bonus Feature game that doubles your winning combination payouts, Princess Bonus Feature game, a Gamble Feature game, a maximum coin jackpot of 200,000, and a maximum cash jackpot of $50,000!
Graphics & Sound
The quality of the graphics and sound that Microgaming provides is absolutely fantastic and top notch. They have an impeccable reputation of making the most stunning graphics and true-to-life sound effects that will truly transport you to “that specific theme” they used in any of their slot games. Most people love to play games incorporated with Microgaming software because they have smooth animation and engaging yet non-interfering sounds. In Celtic Crown, you will be taken back to the time of the Medieval ages, where kings, queens, knights, princes and princesses were the ones who govern and rule their beloved kingdom. The symbols are drawn in a semi-realistic, and even if they are vibrantly colored, you will play here for a long time because it will not hurt or strain your eyes. Simple animated programming is used on the symbols when you successfully hit winning combinations. The overall graphic design of Celtic Crown displays the vibrant color of green. Other colors used are brown, blue, gold, purple, red, pink, yellow, orange, black and white.
The constant background sound effects you will hear in this game are slot machine sounds that you usually hear in actual land-based casinos. Simple and short Celtic music will be heard when you form winning combinations.
The card deck symbols available in the Celtic Crown online video slot game are 9, 10, J, Q, K, and Ace. The regular symbols that you will find in Celtic Crown are the Gold Ring, Crest, Pink Rose, and the Prince.
The Wild Symbol is the Princess. It acts as a substitute for all other symbols (except for the scatter symbol) in order to help you complete a winning combination. The Princess wild symbol only comes out on the 2nd, 3rd, and 4th reels. If you manage to get 3 Princess wild symbols (on the 2nd, 3rd and 4th reels) at the same time, you will activate the Princess Bonus Feature game.
The Scatter Symbol is the Harp. The scatter symbol is not required to appear in a line (on an enabled pay line) for you to win. The Harp scatter symbol can be found scattered anywhere on the 5 reels, and you are able to form winning combinations as long as there are 2 or more Harp scatter symbols that appear. Your winnings are calculated by multiplying the Harp scatter symbol combination payout (refer to the Payout table) by the total number of coins you’ve bet. If you manage to get 3 or more Harp scatter symbols, you will trigger the Celtic Crown Free Spin Bonus Feature game.
Please take note that if you get a scatter win and a regular win, then you are paid out for both of these wins, because the Harp scatter symbol is not required to come out on an enabled pay line for you to win. Scatter awards are independent from pay line awards, and thus they are added to the pay line win.
Any winning combination can activate the Gamble Feature game as long as the amount of the win will not exceed the gamble limit when gambled.
Please take note that if you get any winning combination, you can choose to gamble it in the Gamble Feature game, or you can just continue playing the regular Celtic Crown online video slot machine game.
Your wins will be multiplied a certain number of times:
• If you correctly guess the card color, your wins are doubled.
• If you correctly guess the card suit, your wins are quadrupled.
If you want to play the Gamble Feature game, simply click on the Gamble button. The second-screen Gamble Feature will be shown. You can choose one of the Gamble types:
• Card Color: Black or Red.
• Card Suit: Club, Spade, Heart or Diamond.
If you correctly guessed the correct Card Color or Card Suit, you have the option to gamble again or collect your winnings.
If you choose to Gamble again, then you can select one of the gamble options.
If you click the Collect button to collect your winnings, the Gamble Feature game will end, and you will be returned back to the regular Celtic Crown online video slot game.
Please take note that you can gamble your winnings until the gamble limit is obtained; during the Gamble Feature game, all winnings are collected automatically; and the gamble limit is set at 5 gambles per game, or up until the gamble amount limit of 5,000 credits is obtained.
• Celtic Crown Free Spin Bonus Feature Game
If you manage to get 3 or more Harp scatter symbols anywhere on the 5 reels, you will activate the Celtic Crown Free Spin Bonus Feature game.
The number of Free Spins you will get is dependent on the Harp scatter symbols that activated the Celtic Crown Free Spin Bonus Feature game. The Harp scatter symbols that activated the Free Spin Bonus Feature game which will reveal to you random numbers. These numbers are added and then rewarded to you as Free Spins. All your winning combination payouts in these Free Spins are doubled!
While playing the Celtic Crown Free Spin Bonus Feature game, you can re-trigger the Free Spins by just getting 3 or more Harp scatter symbols (anywhere on the reels), which will award you extra Free Spins! The additional Free Spins are included to your remaining number of Free Spins. There is an infinite amount of Free Spins that one can win during the Celtic Crown Free Spin Bonus Feature game.
Please note that since the Harp symbol is a scatter symbol, your winnings are calculated by multiplying the Harp scatter symbol combination payout (refer to the Payout table) by the total number of coins you’ve bet.
Once the Celtic Crown Free Spin Bonus Feature game is over, you will be then taken back to the main Celtic Crown online slot game, and your winnings from the Free Spin games will be included to your overall balance.
• Princess Bonus Feature Game
If you manage to get 3 Princess wild symbols (scattered anywhere on the 2nd, 3rd, and 4th reels) at the same time, you will trigger the Princess Bonus Feature game.
In the Princess Bonus Feature game, you get to win random bonus prize amounts.
To play the Princess Bonus Feature game, you simply have to choose Knights which will reward you random bonus prize amounts. There will be 6 Knights to choose from, wherein you are to choose 3 of them. Each Knight you choose will offer a random bonus prize amount to the Princess.
The amounts of the bonus prize you get from this bonus game are already multiplied by your total bet amount.
Please take note that the Princess Bonus Feature game can be triggered even if you are still playing the Free Spin Bonus Feature games; however, the Free Spin multiplier will not multiply your winnings that you’ve won while in the Princess Bonus Feature game.
Once the Princess Bonus Feature game is over, you will be then taken back to the main Celtic Crown online slot game, and your winnings from the bonus game will be included to your overall balance.
Celtic Crown has 5 reels where you may bet on 25 pay lines. The minimum bet is 0.01 and the maximum bet is 0.25 per pay line. You can wager 1 up to 20 coins per pay line bet. Therefore, the maximum bet amount is 125.00 per spin.
Please take note that the amounts mentioned are in Pounds, but they will remain the same if you choose to play in US dollars, Euros, or Canadian dollars. Also, for every coin that you wager, you will enable another pay line. You will be paid out for winning combinations on enabled pay lines only. The maximum payout in the standard Celtic Crown online video slot game is 10,000 coins per line bet.
People who regularly play online casino games naturally love to stay longer on online slot games that have an Autoplay function. Good thing that Celtic Crown is equipped with this function! In Microgaming online slot games, they have 2 game modes – Regular mode and Expert mode. You can have the game spin automatically for you with the Autoplay function that can be found by clicking the Expert button (located at the lower left portion of the game screen).
In the “Expert” mode of game play, you can click on the following 2 buttons:
• Spin 5x button – 5 consecutive spins will be automatically done for you.
• Spin 10x button – 10 consecutive spins will be automatically done for you.
Spins box – displays the number of games that have played according to your Autoplay settings.
If you want to customize your Autoplay settings, simply click on the “Autoplay” button itself. Here you will see the:
• Number of spins to play: Choose from 5, 10, 25, 50, 100, 250, 500
*Spin Stop Settings – you can choose to Stop:
• When all spins are complete, or
• If win exceeds or equals to an amount you specify
Autoplay will stop on any feature contained in this game.
After customizing the Autoplay function to your preferences, just click on the Start button, and the game will automatically spin for you while you just sit back, relax, and enjoy playing this medieval age romance-themed online video slot game!