Hotline 2 is a 5-reel, 3-row with 243 ways video slot featuring expanding wild symbols, a hotline feature, free spins with expanding reels and the buy feature. The game features a return to player (RTP) of 96.05% which is above the 95% industry average. After the release of the first hotline Netent is returning back to the hot Miami Streets with revamped free spins round and offering a booster for your chances to win with expanding Wilds.
Whilst spinning the reels, the game gives you a chance to land Wild symbols on reels 2, 3 and 4 which will assist you to substitute for other game symbols and form winning combinations. The nice part on the game’s Wild symbols is that if these land on the hotline these become expanding Wilds and cover the whole reel. This gives you amble chances to form winning combinations which always welcome. As a cherry on top the Wild symbols appear both in the base game and also in the free spins rounds so the game actually gives you great potential to boost your bankroll.
Free Spins and Reel Expansion:
If you are lucky and land 3 scatter symbols on reels 2, 3 in the main game you are awarded with 7 free spins which are paid with the same bet amount that triggered them. As previously mentioned, when you land a Wild symbol during free spins on the hotline area, these expand to cover the entire reel boosting your chances at forming winning combinations. But during free spins you get also a chance to increase the height of the reels when you land a Wild symbol on reels 2, 3 or 4. This creates more bet ways for you and boosts your chances at forming winning combinations. The number of bet-ways during free spins starts at 243 but it can increase up to 1944 which is quite an interesting function. More free spins are also in order during the free spins rounds of the game. When a non-hotline reel reaches its maximum height it awards 1 additional free spin. But if a hotline reel reaches its maximum height it awards you with 2 additional free spins. So you get quite a thrilling experience to look forward to when you enter the free spins rounds.
The game is awesome to be played on any device including mobile devices. The buttons a nicely sized so as to allow you to play the game and also to view the paytable information. So if you are on the go or don’t have a desktop next to you, you can still enjoy the game.
Return to Player (RTP) 96,05%:
If you are wondering about the game’s return to player (RTP) percentage then you will find a decent percentage. . The game’s RTP is fixed on 96.19% which is above the 96.05% industry average by a margin but the game could still entertain you quite a bit.