Octopays slots is a brand new colorful and exciting slots game from Microgaming that veers away from the traditional paylines. In this game which has five reels, there are 243 ways to pay. The theme as the title suggests is underwater adventure and in this game there are octopi, divers helmets, rusting anchors, treasure chests, lots of marine life and a neon character called the Kraken who is responsible for a lot of the bonus features. The baby octopi only appear on reels 2 and 4 in the base game but when they do, they can replace any other symbol to make up a winning line. If they appear together on reels 2 and 3, the octopi award 12 free spins. During the free spins the Kraken randomly places more octopi across the reels, apart from reel 3, giving players more winning chances. In addition to the bay octopus characters there is also a stray moray eel that can be placed at random on the octopi, when this happens; it releases ink and a multiplier of 2 xs. The eel also appears on reel three where it can add a further 2x multiplier.
All of the symbols and characters in this game are not only colorful and lively but are enhanced by the fantastic graphics of the game together with the excellent and smooth motions of the game making it a pleasure to play. Underwater sounds enhance every spin of the reels as the game is played. The maximum jackpot that can be won is 16000 coins and with coin sizes ranging from $0.01 up to $0.50, that is a lot of money to enjoy. Players can also play this game for fun or practice at select casinos, in flash or downloadable format giving players every opportunity to enjoy a great new game that has been launched just in time for the holiday season.