Sherlock Holmes, the Hunt for Blackwood is an online casino game made by IGT (International Gaming Technology) based on the first part of the same-named movie franchise starring Robert Downey Jr and Jude Law. The game involves 5 reels and 30 fixed paylines. This online casino machine can be played both for free (demo version) and for real money. This slot is similar to Fire Horse.
Interface & Screen Options
- There are 5 reels spinning one by one and on those reels cards which include actual pictures of actors, as well as some artifacts such as a watch, a violin, a pipe, and much more;
- Below that there is a coin value panel displays the value of coins in any currency (if you play for real money);
- On the right, there is a size of the total bet which can be adjusted by increasing or decreasing (+/-) coin value. It can be set from 1 to 50.
- Besides that, you can see the winnings after the reels stop, and your current balance;
- On the bottom right side of the screen, there is a sound button, a “game rules” option, and “paytable” which explains how the cards are ranked and introduces you to the bonus peculiarities. There is also a graphics menu, marked with blue “i,” where you can choose the low, medium or high option.
How to Play Sherlock Holmes Slot?
When you place the bets, hit the spin button to start the reels. The machine automatically calculates your eventual winnings. Line wins pay from left to right if founded on the same payline of course. You can hit the auto spin feature, and specify the size of the bet before it.
In that case, the slot plays automatically until told to stop or until it hits the bonus feature. There are a lot of extra features in this game particularly.
Bonuses & Awards
- Mystery Multiplier – At any time, this feature can randomly appear and grant you 2 to 10 times bigger prizes in the next turn at this Sherlock Holmes free slot machine.
- Teamwork Feature – This asset can also come out of the blue, and in that case, all Sherlock and Watson cards become combined, and it can make your gaining 3 times bigger.
- Picker Puzzle – When three bonus cards appear on the first, third and fifth reel, this puzzle game is triggered. You’ll get to choose 5 objects in Sherlock’s room in order to find clues which are leading you to cash prizes and 1 or 2.
- Cash Award – If a player finds 1 cash clue (a coin with money on him) he/she wins 2x the bet amount, 2 cash clues for 5x the betting prize, or 3 for 10x value of the bet.
- The Hunt Bonus – If you find 3 map clues, 10 free spins are landed. Finding 4 map clues wins you 15 free turns.
- Blackwood Wheel – Gather 3 or 4 wheel clues and you won the Blackwood Wheel reward. You get to spin the wheel in order earn rewards while dodging the Blackwood card in the process. You begin with 3 pointers which are gone if they stop on a Blackwood card. This bonus ends if all the pointers are busted. If an active arrow stops on a Holmes icon, disabled pointers become active again, and you score Sherlock prize for that spin. You score all prizes which are pointed to by green arrows.
- Bonus Doubler – In case there is at least one indicator is alive after 10 turns, the total earnings won in this feature are doubled.
Who Can Play Sherlock Holmes Slot For Free?
Everyone can play this game for free, without downloading, in their browsers on the instayelp.com. If you want to play for real money, make sure that you are legally allowed by the laws of your country and also if the publisher made it available in your area.