Captain Quid’s Treasure Chest is the title of an online slot game created by casino software provider International Game Technology. The game is centred on the notorious pirate character Captain Quid and his travels across the seas searching for treasure. This game contains 5 reels, 3 rows and 15 paylines in a standard slot format.
The main bonus feature of the game is the free spins feature. In order to be awarded a number of free spins and a multiplier, players must choose island locations from a map in a multi-levelled bonus game.
Game Play and Graphics
Captain Quid’s Treasure Chest has been designed with a strong nautical theme, and is set against a backdrop of blue sky, calm seas and a wooden ship’s bow, with a large skull and crossbones graphic and a parchment scroll depicting the game’s name hovering above the reels to enforce the pirate theme. The reels themselves are simply designed and fringed with yellow rope, and on them are a selection of theme-related symbols including a number of pirates and their precious treasure chests. The symbols are also 2-dimensional and simple in design, but are colourful and detailed to add to this slot’s light-hearted feel at Canadian casino online.
Reel Symbols and Jackpot Payout
On the reels of Captain Quid’s Treasure chest area nautical compass, a selection of fierce shipmates, a pirate ship and Captain Quid himself. Also featured are standard playing card symbols 10, J, Q, K and A in a regal script.
The Captain Quid symbol is also the game’s jackpot payout symbol. Players will be awarded a jackpot of up to 50,000 coins when 5 Captain Quid symbols appear on an activated payline.
The game’s wild symbol is the ‘Captain Quid’s Treasure Chest’ logo. This wild symbol can substitute all other symbols in the game except for the scatter to create winning combinations during the game.
The ‘Bonus’ treasure chest symbol serves as the Captain Quid’s Treasure Chest scatter symbol. When 3 or more of these scatter symbols appear anywhere on the reels, the Captain Quid’s Free Spins feature will be triggered.
Captain Quid’s Free Spins Feature
The Captain Quid’s Free Spins bonus feature begins as a ‘Pick Me’ feature, redirecting players to a screen of a treasure map. Players must choose 5 of the locations on the map to be awarded a number of free spins and a win multiplier. Each location will award a number of free spins, a multiplier value, the option to pick another spot or advancement to the next map. During this part of the free spins feature, players can win up to 40 free spins with a maximum 10x multiplier value.
Once players have chosen their 5 locations, the free spins awarded during the Pick Me feature will begin. Depending on how many scatter symbols triggered the feature, players will have more choices during the Pick Me feature. If 4 or 5 scatters appeared during the base game, more locations and advancement arrows will appear on the map.