Hellboy is a comic book character that was created by Mike Mignola and did his first appearance in 1993 in the San Diego Comic-Con Comic, published by Dark Horse Comics. Hellboy has since then been adapted to films and video games.
The character Hellboy is a “nice” demon that was summoned from hell by the Nazi occults in 1944. Hellboy was later taken by the Allied forces and brought up in the US. As an adult demon he started to work for the Bureau for Paranormal Research and Defense (the BPRD) alongside other strange beings.
The Hellboy slot is a highly entertaining slot machine that truly captures the comic book feel in its design. The slot machine has 20 playable lines over 5 reels. Hellboy is great fun for the comic book lovers.
Graphics & Sound
The graphics are very influenced by the comic book. This gives it a very neat look and feel. The sound is not very energetic; it gives a low key feeling which is very suitable for the visual aspect of the game.
Most of the characters from the BPRD are symbols in this slot machine; Johann Kraus, Abe Sapien, Professor Bruttenholm to name a few. The Hellboy logo symbol is the wild and substitutes for all symbols except for the scatter. The scatter is the fist symbol and it will multiply your total bet and add it to tha pay lines. The lower paying symbols are the 10, J, Q, K and A.
If you hit a win on the reels you will be able to gamble this win by clicking on the Gamble button. You will then be taken to a window where your aim is to predict the next card that will be drawn – will it be red or black? If you predict the right outcome your winnings will be doubled and you may continue to gamble. If you lose, you will return to the reels.
There are to bonus feature in the Hellboy slot machine; the Underworld Bonus which is triggered by hitting three or more scatters and the random Supermode. The Underworld Bonus takes you below the surface of the world as we know it and you will have to battle against the evil creatures that awaits in the darkness.
Hellboy is a 5 reeler with 20 possible lines. You may bet as low as 0.01 currency credits while the maximum is 0.25.