Everyone knows the story of Arabian Nights, with Aladdin at its centre. Sahara Nights slot game is inspired by this story, transporting players to the heat and dust of the desert where they will find spinning reels and other interesting characters.
Initially, players will be taken to a sultan’s palace in the dead of night, but with the light from the stars shining down on them. Wherever they happen to be playing, players are sure to feel like princes or princesses because of this backdrop, and because of the traditional, mystical music that can be heard in the background.
Sahara Nights is a 5-reel, 3-row, 20 payline slot game by Yggdrasil, a reputable gaming provider of many types of casino slots. This particular game gives players lots of chances to win big thanks to the bonus features and free spins mode, and the majestic setting only adds to the sense of occasion!
Rubbing the lamp
Before setting off on their adventure, players need to set their coin value and bet level, which they can change throughout the game. They also need to decide if they are going to spin the reels manually or sit back and take in the view while the reels spin automatically.
The lowest value symbols on Sahara Nights slot are the coloured jewels that are green, red, blue and orange. The higher value symbols are a bejewelled dagger, a goblet, a street urchin like Aladdin, and a princess like Jasmine, Highest value of all is the Sultan, unmistakeable with his red turban. Just create a combination of these along any of the 20 paylines and you can bag yourself a win!
Like most slot games, Sahara Nights has Wilds and Free Spins symbols that can give you a greater chance of winning big. The Wilds feature is represented by a genie’s lamp, but this is no ordinary Wild. It is an Expanding Wild as the genie comes out of the lamp to fill the whole reel.
The Free Spins feature is a jewel-encrusted book, but players need 3 across the reels to open up the bonus round.
Free spins mode
When players open up Free Spins mode they are transported to a golden, dream-like place filled with palaces. In this mode, the Wilds still expand but this time they are also sticky, meaning they fill that reel for the rest of the round. Furthermore, getting a Wild or 2+ free spins symbol will add more free spins to your total.
Overall, the theming of this game isn’t very original as many slots use Arabian Nights as a basis. However, it is still a very popular choice so players should find lots to enjoy at Sahara Nights. With good graphics and exciting features, there is plenty of potential thrills to come while playing this game!