Firehouse Hounds are extraordinary furry heroes and are much more than just man’s best friend. These canines are focused on putting out several fires around the city in this animated video slot. Created by IGT, this animal-themed four-legged fire brigade stand to attention on 5 reels as they wait patiently for the fire alarm to send them rushing out to their next rescue mission. Along with 30 fixed paylines embedded in brick, you can lend a helping hand to splash down the maximum payout amount of 500 times your bet.With several high paying symbols in Firehouse Hounds, the wide variety of winning combinations pays incredibly well, other features adding bonus benefits to your payouts include the wildfire feature, wild free spins, huge multipliers and the jackpot bonus combination. With both the fifth and the first reels being able to burst into flames you are guaranteed a wild winning session with plenty of smoking-hot fun. The free spins bonus round offers incredibly wealthy rewards, plus the wildfire feature can also appear within the free spins bonus round, and fire bells can increase multiplier rewards to pay up to 30x.
The background behind the reels is a silhouette view of the city with pink and purple skies filling the rest of the backdrop. The reels are embedded in the brick of a firehouse with two canine fire brigade heroes in front of the reels, standing next to fire hydrants ready to house down the reels when a wildfire breaks out. The high paying theme-related symbols include a helmet, a red fire hydrant, an orange first aid box, a red fire extinguisher, a rolled up hose, and a fire axe. The low paying symbols include 5 different sevens, each with their own unique color scheme.
Playing this game is easy. All you need to do is choose your bet size and the number of lines you want to play and then Spin to Win! It’s dead simple and the fixed paylines eliminate a degree of complexity which can hamper gameplay in other slot machines. A bright red fire alarm bell covers the screen to show the gold coin countdown and announces big wins. The spotted dalmatian dogs stand at the bottom of the reels with hoses on hydrants at the ready to douse any reel with water. Spinning on the reels you’ll find symbols like fire extinguishers, firefighter helmets, fire hoses, axes, medical kits, 5 different number 7’s, a wild symbol and an alarm bell. You can also form combination wins from right to left as well as left to right. Other bonus symbols include wilds, free spins, and multipliers. While the real action takes place across the screen, the cityscape displayed above has several fires and the firefighting action can be viewed between spins. The game’s sound effects complement the theme with barks mixed in with other background ambient sounds.
Payouts and Wagering Limits
While you accompany the furry canine heroes on their rescue missions, dousing down fires around the city, you will also have a fantastic betting selection starting at a cool $0.10 and heating up to a scorching $40.00 per spin. Enabling all 30 paylines, which are fixed and cannot be increased or decreased provides more blazing combination wins and with the payout ratio set to 96% it’s practically guaranteed to pay amounts well worth celebrating for.
Firehouse Hounds is a unique twist on an old platform, using amazing animations and a variety of bonus features. Infused with fast-moving gameplay and action-packed, top quality graphics spending some time on this video slot can be a very lucrative experience indeed. A game to spark the imagination with - and control any fires the sparks cause.