Fans of the Zorro franchise will immediately find familiarity in the general theme of Aristocrats Zorro online slots game. The background, the soundtrack, and the symbols themselves are based directly on the titular character and his universe. The game itself has 5 reels, 25 paylines; with features and bonuses compacted into the base game. Players can expect to find symbols ranging from Zorro himself, his horse, bags of gold, to traditional slot game symbols.
Players can find all options and interactions along the bottom of the screen of Zorro. Moving from left to right, the first buttons that can be found are the sound button, which mutes and unmutes game sounds. Down from that is the Info button, which pulls up a full description of the rules and components of the game.
In the Info screen, players can view what each symbol does; what the extra features of the game are, and potential win combinations present in the online pokies NZ game. Moving along toward the right, players can find all bet and payline options, with balance, total bet, and the win displays underneath. Next is the Spin button, and to the right of that is a selection to activate the Zorro bonus feature.
Starting off with placing a stake in Zorro, there are two main options. The first is the Line bet selection, where players can use the + and – and buttons to lock and unlock paylines. The maximum being 25 and the lowest being 1. The more paylines unlocked, the higher the chance of spinning a win combination. Next players can find the Bet selection, and this is used to choose an amount of coins to bet per spin. Three selections are available, with + and – buttons again; as well as a Max button that will automatically set the bet to the highest possible number available.
Once bet selections have been made, players can either use the Spin button to begin a round, or use the Autoplay button. Pressing the Autoplay button will bring up a small tab where players can choose the amount of rounds the Autoplay will automatically spin for. Presented is a maximum of 500 spins and a minimum of 5 spins.
While Zorro doesn’t contain Wild and Scatter symbols in the base game, there is a bonus feature that can be activated at any time. To the right of the Spin button, players will notice a Zorro Bonus button, which is used to activate the bonus.
Once pressed, a number of the normal symbols on the reels will be replaced by the letters that make up the name Zorro. The letters that replace the regular symbols won’t, however, diminish the chance of landing a winning combination.
If the word Zorro lands across all five reels, the bonus features will start. This will be any one of five minigames, including The Wild Z, Choose a Barrel, Magic Door, Match a Prize, and Tornado. These bonuses all give the players a combination of free spins and/or wilds, with variation depending on the type of bonus game that has been chosen at random.