The Amazing Race is a branded pokies game from the Aristocrat stable of terrific slots. The game is an adaptation of the popular TV series which goes by the same name, The Amazing Race. This slot game comes with five reels and 25 paylines. Players can enjoy their adventure in the Amazing Race by playing the slot either on the desktop or on mobile devices as this game is mobile friendly so grab you iPad, iPhone or Android and start playing for free today.
Slot layout explained
A huge earth image acts as the background of this slot game.
Reel symbols of note
When playing The Amazing Race slot game, players will find the following symbols on the reels: The presenter, Express Pass icon, The Amazing Race icon, black male and female characters, two white male characters, white male and female characters, two white female characters and traditional card symbols.
Base game symbols and pay tables
- The presenter, black male and female characters and two white male characters: The highest paying icons in this slot game are the presenter, black male and female characters plus the two white male characters. For landing five of the same kind the player is awarded 500 credits, for landing four of the same kind the player is awarded 100 credits, for landing three of the same kind the player is awarded 25 credits and for landing just two of the same kind the payer is awarded 5 credits.
- White male and female characters and two white female characters: The second highest paying icons in this slot game are the white male and female characters plus the two white female characters. For landing five of the same kind the player is awarded 300 credits, for landing four of the same kind the player is awarded 100 credits and for landing three of the same kind the player is awarded 20 credits.
- Traditional Card Symbols: The traditional card symbols in this game carry the lowest payouts. Among these, A and K fetch the highest payouts of 200 credits for five of a kind, 50 credits for four of a kind and 15 credits for three of a kind. Among these, Q and J pay the second most fetching 100 credits for five of a kind, 25 credits for four of a kind and 10 credits for three of a kind. The lowest paying among these are numbers 9 and 10 fetching 100 credits for five of a kind, 20 credits for four of a kind and 5 credits for three of a kind.
Bonus games and special features
- Wild: The Amazing Race icon acts as the wild symbol in this slot game. This icon does have the capability of changing its form and shape into taking the form and shape of any other symbol on the reels with the exception of the scatter.
- Scatter: The Express Pass icon acts as the scatter symbol in this game.
- Race Feature: To trigger this bonus, the player needs to land at least six scatter icons. Six scatters reward the player with 10 free games, 7 scatters award 11 free games, 8 scatters award 12 free games, 9 scatters award 15 free games, 10 scatters award 20 free games, 11 scatters award 30 free games and 12 scatters award 40 free games. At the start of the feature, the player is asked to pick his team among four teams. Each team has its own reels set. During the free games, all scatter icons that land on each of the four reels are counted. At the end of the feature, if the player’s team (reel set) had more scatters, the player wins prizes from all reel sets but if another reel set (another team) had more scatters, the player only wins the prize of one reel set i.e. his team’s prize.
About The Amazing Race TV show
The Amazing race can be seen all over the world and it has been translated into more than 60 different languages. The original version has been adapted to local markets so the likes of The Amazing Race Norge, The Amazing Race Australia, The Amazing Race China and The Amazing Race France of just a few country adaptions that are available.
Closing thoughts and rating
The Amazing Race is an amazing slot game that comes with an amazing race feature that is as exciting as the TV series. Overall, this slot game gets a 9.5 point rating out of 10 points in our review. Take a free spin on the Amazing Race with your PC, Mac, Android, iPad or iPhone at the Heart of Vegas site.