Release the Kraken

Pragmatic Play
Release the Kraken Release the Kraken
Edge:  3.50%

Take a deep dive into the underwater abyss as you search for treasure under the nose of the mystical Kraken.

Release the Kraken is a 5-reel, 4-row video slot game from Pragmatic Play with 20-40 paylines on which to form winning combinations.

Wild symbols play a key role in this underwater-themed slot , while the Roaming Kraken Free Spins round offers some seriously big wins, up to a maximum of 10,000x your bet.

With stunning visuals, impressive gameplay and several enticing bonus features, online slot fans will love Pragmatic Play’s Release the Kraken! Following this underwater realm and exciting features, Pragmatic Play has also produced Release the Kraken 2 , both of which are available to play in demo mode and with the crpto of your choice at Stake online casino .

Release the Kraken Slot Gameplay

This fantasy-themed slot game takes place in an underwater world with a 5x4 game grid. You can earn payouts by matching 3-5 symbols on a payline, and there are up to forty lines in play at any given time.

The low pays are the J-A royals, while the various aquatic features offer the biggest payouts. Multiple wild symbols play a big part in unlocking some of the game’s bonus features while landing two bonus symbols in view triggers the free spins bonus round.

Symbols & Paytable

The Release the Kraken pay table below indicates how much you can win with each combination in the base game:

Symbol Match 3 Match 4 Match 5
J 0.25 0.50 2.00
Q 0.25 0.50 2.00
K 0.50 1.00 4.00
A 0.50 1.00 4.00
Yellow Fish 1.00 3.00 5.00
Blue Fish 1.00 3.00 7.50
Turtle 2.00 4.00 10.00
Shark 2.00 5.00 12.50
Anchor 2.50 10.00 25.00

Random Spin Features

When three tentacles randomly appear on the grid on a base game spin, random features will trigger. The three random bonus features act as mini features which can award bigger wins. These include:

  • Kraken Lockin Wilds: substitutes for all regular symbols and chests appear to provide additional locked wilds, free spins, or a 2x multiplier.

  • Colossal Kraken Wilds: replaces all regular symbols and increases in size to 4x3, replacing three reels for one spin.

  • Infectious Kraken Wilds: adds at least one Infectious Kraken Wild to the grid, seeping into adjacent symbols.

Sunken Treasure Bonus

If a bonus symbol lands on reels one and three, in addition to a chest bonus on reel five, the Sunken Treasure bonus triggers. As a result, three chests appear on the game screen, and you can open one at a time to reveal instant prizes. You keep picking the chests until one of them reveals a collect symbol, bringing the feature to an end.

Roaming Krakens Free Spins

You can trigger the Krakens Free Spins bonus round with bonus symbols on reels one and three and the free spins bonus symbol on reel five. You select chests to reveal the number of spins awarded, and you keep opening chests until the collect feature shows.

Forty paylines are in play during the free spins round, and a progressive win multiplier increases every time you land winning combos.

Bet Sizes, Max Win & Return to Player (RTP)

The minimum bet you can place on Release the Kraken is 0.20, while the maximum bet permitted per spin is 100.00. This is a high-volatility slot game with a theoretical return to player percentage of 96.50%. A maximum win of 10,000x the stake is up for grabs in Release the Kraken.

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