Cowboys Gold is yet another Wild West-themed slot, which it seems is quite popular these days within the iGaming Industry. Pragmatic Play, however, has gone that extra mile to deliver us an impressive looking game with some excellent graphics and superb features.
This slot features the classic 5×3 reel setup, with 10 paylines and a maximum win of up to 6,065x the stake. The slot has medium volatility and an RTP of 96.50%. So, if you enjoy bigger wins and you don’t have a huge bankroll, then this slot will suit you quite well.
The paytable consists of 12 symbols. The low paying symbols, which there are 4 of, are represented by J, Q, K, A. The premium symbols which there are also 4 of, are represented by whisky, spurs, revolvers, and golden horseshoes. The remainder of the symbols is made up of the skeleton cowboy bonus symbol, sheriff badge, cowboy symbol, and lastly the renegade symbol which can only make an appearance on the 5th reel.
Cowboys Gold is optimized to work on all devices such as smartphones, tablets, and desktop computers, gameplay is fluid and smooth at all times when playing.
The Wilds feature is the sheriffs badge, and it substitutes for all other paying symbols, except for the renegade symbol and bonus symbols.
The cowboy skull represents the bonus or scatters symbol. This symbol can appear on reels 2,3, and 4, resulting in the Free Spins feature been activated if 3 of these are landed on the reels.
The money collection feature can often result in some fantastic payouts, in both the base game and the free spins round. It helps to understand how the renegade symbol, which is the cowboy with the red bandana over his face, works. There are also other cowboy symbols that one has to take into account.
The Money Collection feature works like this. With every spin, the cowboy symbols can award a random multiplier of up to 100x your stake. Whenever the renegade symbol lands on the 5th reel and other cowboy symbols with multipliers are landing on any of the other reels, then the value of the combined symbols will payout.
Free Spins are activated by landing 3 or more bonus scatters. This will result in 10 free spins been awarded, that can be re-activated up to 3 times in total. You start with a 1x multiplier that can raise to a 5x Multiplier allowing 3 replays per meter that keep track of the multipliers. To be able to replay the free spins round, you need to land 3 or more bonus symbols together with the renegade symbol. Each replay will award you another 5 spins, this can go as high as up to 25 free spins. You need to keep an eye out for the renegade symbol during this stage, it will keep collecting money as it was doing in the base game, however, it will now increase multipliers 2x, 3x, and 5x for first, second, and third replay.
Cowboys Gold is quite a decent offering from Pragmatic Play, especially if you like Wild West themes. It’s pleasant to look at while playing, and all in all, quite an enjoyable experience. Especially the free spins round that has increasing multipliers and the money collecting feature is also an excellent addition to the game.