Video game fans of all generations are sure to be familiar with the character of Lara Croft. Lara Croft was the English treasure hunter that first showed up on our computer screens in the Tomb Raider video game in 1996, and has been around ever since. Lara more recently has also been seen played by Angeline Jolie in the Tomb Raider movie, and now she is also looking to take over the online casino world in Microgaming's Lara Croft - Tomb Raider slot game. In Tomb Raider, the slot you and Lara Croft will search for winning combinations to try to find you some treasure.
The Lara Croft Tomb Raider slot game is a very nice looking slot game by Microgaming. When you first load the slot, you will see that the reels and background stick rigidly to the design of the video game. As you spin, you will also hear what vaguely sounds like the Tomb Raider soundtrack, but is not, but still fits the slot perfectly. As well as looking great, players will find how this slot plays very enjoyable. The slot has five reels, three rows, and 15 paylines. There is also two great bonus features, free spins, and a tomb bonus.
On Lara Croft, you will find bonus symbols and standard symbols. The standard symbols on the reels include low-value symbols which are the playing cards 10, J, Q, K and A, and the higher value theme related symbols are a tiger, Lara in a pose and a complex pose. The first special symbol is the wild symbol, which is a Tomb Raider wild. This symbol will substitute for all other symbols on the reels, except the two bonus triggering special symbols mentioned below, and will help to complete winning combinations.
On Lara Croft Tomb Raider the slot game you will find two bonus features. The first bonus feature is the free spins round, and this is triggered by the second special symbol the scatter symbol, which is covered by Lara holding a gun. To activate the free spins, you must land three, four or five of Lara scatter and this will reward you with 10 free spins. The spins will start automatically, and all wins during this feature will be trebled thanks to a 3x multiplier bonus. You can also land three more scatter Lara's to re-trigger the free spins during this bonus.
The second bonus feature on Tomb Raider the slot is the Tomb Bonus. This feature is triggered by the third special symbol, which in this case is an idol symbol. To trigger this bonus land three or more of the idol symbols and then you will be taken to a screen where you will pick the corresponding amount of idols as symbols used to trigger the feature. Each idol symbol will reveal a cash prize and once you have finished selecting you will return to the base game and start to spin again.