Elementium in a video slot from Genii. It is based around the seven elements that make up the world. It has a lower number of paylines when compared to other games, but features a unique spin mechanism that is truly innovative.
Pros and Cons
- The 16 ways to spin feature is incredibly innovative
- The hot and cold spin feature adds some extra interactivity to the game
- The multiplier match up allows for the possibility of up to a 10x multiplier being added to your spin
- Elementium has a very low maximum wager that could put off some players
- The RTP is below the market average
Gameplay, Playability and Volatility
The gameplay for Elementium is very different to other slots in one main way. The way that the reels are spun. Each reel can be spun horizontally, vertically, backwards and forwards giving a total ways to spin of 16. This is really unique and means that there is a strategy involved in the ways that you spin. This makes Elementium more immersive than other slot games out there.
When you choose to spin a reel in a direction you are awarded a yellow arrow. The house will also choose a reel and give it a green arrow. The way the two arrows line up depends on what multiplier will be awarded to any winning spins you create. You can be awarded up to a 10 times multiplier if the arrows fall in your favour.
Hot and Cold Spins
You also have access to data from how other players around the world are spinning. This allows you to see which reels are currently hot and which are cold. This allows you to choose whether you want to stick to a hot streak, or if you would like to try and break out of a cold streak.
The medium volatility of Elementium means that there are no incredible wins on offer to players as a rule. However, the maximum payout is quite generous which makes up for the lower overall volatility.
RTP, Wagers and payouts
Elementium has an RTP of 94.91% which is below the market average.
The maximum wager for Elementium is $12.50. This is below a lot of other maximum wagers out there and will most definitely cause high rollers to look twice when it comes to playing. The minimum wager of $0.10 does allow players with a lower bankroll to engage with the game very well. The maximum win of over 5,000 times your stake does offset the low maximum wager slightly, which increases the desirability of Elementium.
Elementium is one of the most unique and innovative video slots out there. It has an excellent mechanic which really sets it apart from other video slots. The only real downsides to Elementium are the lack of a free spins feature and lower than usual maximum wager. 4.2/5