Black Widow Online Slot Game Review

The fictional superhero Black Widow brand was made popular by Marvel Comics. The whole Black Widow thing, however, has its origins from the first Avengers film released in 1967 which featured Natalia Alianovna Romanova dubbed as the Black Widow.

Natalia was a government agent used in eliminating all the opponents of the government. In order to bring Natalia to slots game players, IGT acquired the rights to produce Black Widow branded games and it came up with this 5 reels and 40 paylines slot game.

Slot Layout Explained

The background of this slot is covered by a floral brown surface that has some spider webs and human head skeleton.

Reel Symbols

The reels of this slot are covered by a floral red design with some spider webs. The symbols on the reels include the Black Widow, the game logo, and the Black Widow’s male victims. There are also some traditional card symbols consisting of number 10, A, J, Q, and K.

Base game symbols and pay tables

  • Game Logo: This is the highest paying symbol of the game. Two of these rewards you with 2,500 coins, three of these rewards you 12,500 coins, four of these earns you 62,500 coins and five of these earns you 250,000 coins.
  • Black Widow: This is the second highest paying symbol of the game. Two of these earns you 1,000 coins, three earn you 2,500 coins, four earn you 5,000 coins and five earn you 12,500 coins.
  • Black Widow’s male victims: These are the third highest paying symbols of the game. Three of the same kind fetch 1,750 coins, four of the same kind fetch 3,750 coins and five of the same kind fetch 6,250 coins.
  • Traditional card symbols: These are the lowest paying symbols of the game. In the order of the highest paying to the lowest paying, it’s A at the top followed by K, Q, J and number 10 at the bottom being the least paying among the traditional card symbols.

Bonus Games and Features

  • Wild: The game logo is the wild symbol and it can substitute for any other player except for the bonus symbol.
  • Scatter: This slot does not have a scatter symbol.
  • Bonus Symbol: The bonus symbol is represented by a green earth icon symbol.
  • Super Stacks: At the start of each spin during the base game, the reels contain stacks of symbols that can transform into any other symbol.
  • Free Spins Feature: Landing 3 bonus symbols on reels 2, 3 and 4 activate the free spins bonus. You get 7 free spins which can be retriggered up to a maximum of 98 free spins!
  • Web Capture Feature: There are three meters during the base game which align with the three male victims of the Black Widow. When a male symbol appears on the middle reel, you win the value corresponding to that male’s meter. When the Black Widow icon appears on the middle reel, you win the total value of all the three meters.

Closing Thoughts

This is an easy and entertaining slot game to play. Out of a 10 point rating, this slot gets a 8.6 score in our IGT pokies game reviews.