Total Overdrive is simple and honors the old ways of original slot machines. It also honors the 80’s in a variety of ways. If you actually remember Tron, you will appreciate the homage to that as well. The music takes us back to a simpler, funky decade. They did a good job of giving the game a retro feeling thanks to the neon backdrop.
All the symbols glow as well. Wait for the look when you get into bonus rounds though. Not only does it look great but you can get some good wins in your pocket too.
The theme has been slightly overdone so you may not find it too exciting in that regard. However, the fact that they made everything in neon gives it a boost. With similar games, they also have dated high value symbols but Total Overdrive does it a little different. There are the original symbols we all know and love like 7’s (in both singles or triples), bells, diamonds etc.
There are a total of five pay lines in Total Overdrive and you’ll be wagering on each one when you bet. For example, if you put the minimum 0.05 bet, each line will have 0.01 wager on it. This isn’t going to pay you much but if you aren’t looking for big risks, this could be just your game. You can earn some bigger wins if you bet the max, which is $10.00. This gives you a $2.00 wager on each line. You can bet a little more with confidence thanks to a good RTP, which sits at 96.92%.
The multitude of features are really going to lend a hand when it comes getting the nice prizes available in Total Overdrive. If you get a bunch of wins on top of each other, not only do you get money in the pot, you also trigger multipliers. This can go on without limit too. The wild is your key to the biggest prizes and get you those free spins and multipliers that go on for days. There is the potential of getting a win of x50 your stake.
The Total Overdrive Wild is one of the most helpful parts of the game. It can jumpstart many of the exciting winning opportunities that are available. For one, it gives you an additional opportunity to get a nice winning combo. If the wild does land on a pay lines and symbols are matching, this will earn you a win of a 3- symbol combo.
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It can give you a win of x50 your stake. This will happen if you happen to get it on all pay lines. The RTP indicates this wouldn’t be impossible either.
Once the multipliers in Total Overdrive kick in, you’ll experience a whole new excitement in the game. When you earn yourself spins, the multiplier comes along with it. If you get a bunch of wins at once, the amount you win will go up. It doesn’t take much to get x2 or x3 your wins. It doesn’t stop there though, the more you win, the more your multipliers will go up. One at a time, you will get bigger and better wins this way. This is unlimited too, as long as you keep getting the wins.
- Sticky Multiplier
There are also multipliers that will stick when you get a win. It will stay there for a total of eight rounds of spinning. It doesn’t matter if you get wins or not. You can also have the sticky retriggered, giving you an extra eight spins. This can also mean some big payouts for you.
The amount of features that are generous in Total Overdrive is what makes it a must try. The design was also well done, even though it’s a theme that has been seen before.
While there are a lot of ways to gain wins, the jackpot isn’t that inspiring at $25,000.