Galacticons is a space themed, five reel pokie that can be played online. The graphics are fairly standard for a game created by Microgaming Slots. The controls are simple and the game flows nicely The different symbols include various colored aliens mixed in the regular high value icons and the background of the game is a galaxy. Galacticons has a fairly unique pay-line which offers 243 options. This means the as long as the user has corresponding symbols across all five of the reels they will be able to win. This rarely attribute to a big win, but many smaller wins instead. This game can be played for free or with coins ranging from 1 cent to 50 cents. It has a constant jackpot set at $15,000 with bonus rounds and free spins to help increase the chance of scoring big. Most player choose the auto-play option to quickly run through multiple bets, but each bet can also be manually played out. Galacticons is played a few hundred times a week and users rate the game a 7 out of 10.
When playing Galacticons users win when the symbols match somewhere on three out of the five given reels. As mentioned before this means that there are 243 ways to win with every bet. The Milky Way Symbol serves as the Wild symbol found in most pokies. This symbol can reproduce other values to make a winning group. It also doubles any winnings that the player made in their most recent bet. The Sun symbol serves at the scatter symbol. By rolling three or more suns the user will gain 10 to 20 free spins and a multiplier up to 500x, though 2x, 5x, and 10x and much more common. During this bonus free spin stage a new black hole wild symbol will appear on one of the five reels. The black hole symbol can move to any location after each spin and it never leaves until all the extra turns are used up. This new wild symbol sucks up other symbols to give the player better chances to win. For example, if the black hole sucks up any of the other specialty icons such as the aliens, spaceships, or galaxies then the player wins a 5x multiplier. If it sucks up the sun symbol it rewards the user with another free spin. It is fairly common for the bonus stage to go on for some time.