Bonus Feature Slots
In this category we list all of the online slots with a bonus feature. Bonus slots are very popular due to the fact that you have an extra way to win on top of the regular spins. The majority of games in this category are video slots although there is a small selection of three reel slots with a bonus.
There are a wide variety of different styles of bonus features. The most common are free spins or a pick a box bonus but other types of bonuses include the Wheel of Fortune style feature, games with cascading wins and multi-spin slots which are similar to multi-hand video poker. All of the games give you more ways to win.
|Wheel of Wealth SE||5||25||0.01||250||10 to 10,000||10,000|
|Wheel of Fortune||5||9||0.05||45||10 to 10,000||10,000|
|Millionaires Club II||5||9||0.10||9||10 to Jackpot||Progressive|
|Triple Action Frenzy||5||15||0.01||75||See Review||1,000|
|Mega Moolah||5||25||0.05||125||4 Jackpots||Progressive|
Multi-Spin Slot Machines
Bonus Accumulator Slots
Slots with a Cascade Bonus
|Break Away||5||243||0.01||500||Rolling Reels||5,000|
|Da Vinci Diamonds||5||20||0.01||100||Tumbling Reels||5,000|
|Hot Gems||5||25||0.20||25||Cascading Wins||5,000|
|Jewel Quest||0||0||1.00||1||Cascading Wins||2,000|
|Nuclear 9's||5||9||0.01||120||Rolling Reels||5,000|
|Sweet Thing||9||8||0.01||8||Cascading Wins||3,000|
Bonus Slot Information
While there are no exact details for when the first bonus slots started to appear on casino floors it was most likely in the 1980's. Regardless of when the first bonus slots were released they have become the most popular style of slot machine both at offline and online casinos. It's now quire rare for new games not to have some sort of bonus.
It took the online casinos quite a few years to catch up with land-based casinos in terms of bonus slots. The category really started to pick up in 2003 when all of the major software providers started to release a good range of bonus feature games. Today you have a huge selection of games with a huge variety of bonus types.
In terms of bonus game types there are several main categories which are as follows;
- Free Spins
You win free games which often have increased win multipliers
- Pick a Box Bonus
A second screen bonus where you get to pick items to reveal prizes
- Wheel of Fortune
Made famous by IGT the wheel of fortune bonus awards a spinning prize wheel
- Accumulator Bonus
You collect items to win prizes or activate another type of bonus
- Multi-Spin Bonus
Game like multi-hand video poker where you have multiple sets of reels.
Some slot machines have multiple types of features so it's not uncommon to see for example a game with both free spins and a pick a box bonus. As games get more advanced we are also starting to see games with multiple types of the same feature. For example the popular Thunderstruck II game has four types of free spins.