How to Play
The Golden Owl of Athena offers gamers with great features. Below is a breakdown of the game’s layout and features:
- Reels: 5
- Pay-lines: 20
- Coin Value: $0.01-$1
- Max Bet: $10
- Wild: Yes
- Scatter: Yes
- Bonus Game: No
- Free Spins: Yes
- Multiplier: No
- Max Payout: 562,200 coins
The Golden Owl of Athena serves as the game’s wild symbol. Winning combos are completed by this symbol when it substitutes symbols adjacent to it except the scatter. Incidentally, the Golden owl also serves as the scatter symbol. So, depending on the circumstances, it can substitute other symbols helping you form one or more winning combos, or it can trigger the free spins.
The Free Spins feature is activated by 3, 4, or 5 Golden Owl scatters and is the business end of this game. The number of free spins you will receive depend largely on the scatters that come up. For example, 3 scatters will reward you eight free spins, four scatters will get you 12 free spins and 5 scatters reward you 20 free spins.
Scatters pays are also rewarded. However, this is no ordinary free spins feature. This is because before you can play the free spins feature, a random symbol is chosen to act as the special symbol. These expand and boost the wins by a big margin.
The buy feature allows you to buy the free spins. If you have a bankroll and you are not patient enough to wait until the free spins feature is triggered, you can buy three or more scatters. Simply click on the Buy feature at the bottom right end of the grid. Essentially, what this does is that it permits you to buy into the free spins feature without necessarily waiting for it to be activated.
Graphics and Design
A game inspired by the ancient Greeks is not something that is new and thrilling, and you can find many of greek themed online pokies at the finest online pokies sites. but this pokie has its own characteristics that make it unique. For one, it focuses on the Owl of Athena, the wisdom goddess. This is an unusual choice.
The graphics are a representative of the look that the Greeks are popular in terms of building and artifacts. The symbols highlight the Owl as the major feature symbol and then Athena, a Soldier helmet, a Temple, an Amphora, a Tree, and four playing cards.
The design of this game is one that you will easily appreciate, BetSoft did a good job here. They are known for even better-looking pokie machines though, true cinematic experiences.
The maximum wager on The Golden Owl of Athena is $10. This means that gamers used to playing at a higher level may not quite be thrilled by this game. It does means that low-rollers can play a max bet game though. The game’s minimum wager is $0.10. This also allows players at the lower end of the spectrum the chance to play.
The maximum payout of The Golden Owl of Athena is 56,200 coins. This is a good payout for a game with such low maximum coin value. The RTP of 95.05% is relatively high to coincidence with this.
The special feature in The Golden Owl of Athena is the Free Spins Feature. This feature is triggered by landing three, four or five owls on the reels. The Owl acts as both the Wild and Scatter. When you land three owls, you will be rewarded with 8 free spins; four owls get you 12 free spins while five owls get you 20 free spins. During the free spins feature, one random symbol will be selected as a special symbol, and if a substantial number of these special symbols appears on the reels, they will expand and cover the entire reel. This awards the spinner with Bonus wins.
The Double Up game is also available in the Pantheon of the Gods. When you win a spin, you can try your luck and double the winnings by flipping the coin. Select Heads or Tails, and if you choose correctly, the amount you won will be doubled.