Bonus Bear Slot Machine
Bonus Bears is a 5 reel and 25 payline online slot game by Playtech. The game is set in a park and follows the story of a hungry bear whose favourite foods are honey and picnic snacks. The background shows pine trees and snow capped-mountains, while the reels are set against a yellow honey jar in the foreground.
The graphics are done in a simplistic cartoon style and vibrant colour choices have been used. The set up of Bonus Bears is very clear and even novice players should have no problem navigating the game.
- Slot Type: Video Slot
- Genre: Nature
- Software: Playtech
- Reels: 5
- Pay lines: 25
- Min Coin Size: 0.01
- Max Coin Size: 1
- RTP: 95.17%
- Wilds: Yes
- Scatter: Yes
- AutoPlay: Yes
- Multipliers: Yes
- Free Spins: Yes
- Progressive Jackpot: No
- Mobile Play: Yes
Bonus Rounds and Payouts
Bonus Bears stays true to its name by offering a few different bonus features. These bonus rounds keep the game exciting and interesting.
The Free Spins feature is activated when you land the Bear symbol anywhere on reels 2, 3 and 4 simultaneously. When this happens, players will automatically be awarded 15 free spins as well as a 3x multiplier. Additional free spins as well as the Honey Feature can also be activated from this free spins round.
The Honey Feature is activated when you land 3 or more of the Beehive Scatter symbols anywhere on the reels. Players will now be taken to a forest setting where they will have to choose trees for the bear to climb. If he retrieves a honey pot you will awarded with 2x your stake. If he retrieves a beehive the game will end.
The highest paying symbol in Bonus Bears is the Park Ranger symbol and she awards players with up to 5000 coins when they land 5 of her in a winning combination. The Skunk is the second highest paying, awarding players with 1000 coins for 5 in a row. The Bee is the next in line and pays out 500 coins for the same combination. The lower value symbols are the card symbols that payout between 100 and 200 coins for 5 of a kind.
Additional Game Features
Bonus Bears has a few more features to look forward to.
The Bear symbol is also the Wild symbol. This means that the Bear can substitute for all other symbols in the game, except for the Beehive Scatter symbol, thus greatly increasing your chances of landing winning combinations.
On top of triggering the Honey Feature, the Beehive Scatter is also an individual symbol that pays out between 1 and 100 coins for certain combinations.
Bonus Bears is additionally designed to be played on both PCs and mobiles so is perfect for the player on the go.
9, 10, J, Q, K, A, Bee, Picnic Basket, Skunk, Park Ranger
The Beehive symbol is the Scatter and activates the Beehive Bonus
The Wild is the Bear symbol and can substitute for all other game symbols as well as activates free spins and multipliers
Playtech has done a great job pulling off this unusual theme that is reminiscent of the cartoon show 'Yogi Bear', who also loves to steal honey and picnic baskets. The game has a lively, upbeat feel thanks to the vibrant colour usage and cheerful soundtrack.
The game makes up for its rather simple graphics by having a multitude of features that are easily triggered. There is great winning potential in both the base game and the bonus mini games.