Kathmandu is an Indian themed video slot machine that is brought to online casinos by one of the biggest names in the online gambling industry, Microgaming. Online players who wish to place real money bets on this wonderful game can do so at any of the casinos that are powered by a Microgaming like Royal Vegas, Lucky Nugget and Gaming Club casinos as well as others. The game takes players into the Indian culture with all of its glory so they can enjoy an exotic and an exciting gambling experience that they can’t find anywhere else.
Kathmandu is presented to players in great visuals and audio effects that help players into getting into the theme of the game. The format is also simple as it has 5 reels (non progressive ones) and a total of nine lines. So player will have nine chances of winning and 9 lines that they can place their wagers on. Speaking of wagers, players can place their bets at the bottom through the control panel’s wagering options. Players can find these options at the bottom of the reels. Players can specify the wagers by going through the many option available. These options include the value of the coins used to place bets. The minimum coin value is equal 0.02 while the biggest coin value is equal 0.50. Players will also choose the number of lines as well as the amount of coins that they want to place on each line that they have. Players will choose from one to nine lines and they can place from one to twenty coins. This way, the betting range of the game varies between 0.02 and 180.
The symbols that appear on the reels of the game, as mentioned, are inspired by the theme of the game, which is the Indian culture. These symbols include, an elephant, Indian grains, a bell, an Indian Castle as well as card symbols that vary between 10s and Aces. There are some symbols that turn into animations when they are a part of a winning combo. Players can find about the combinations that would make them eligible for a winning payout by opening the paytable of the video slot. This paytable can be opened by clicking on View Payout button that can be found under the reels of the game on the left and on the right. This paytable will only show players the different payouts as it will also show players the special symbols that can be quite lucrative to lucky players.
These special symbols and icons include a wild symbol. This wild symbol is the golden toy symbol. It can replace any other symbol except the scatter symbol in order to aid players in creating a winning combo of symbols. The castle symbol acts as a wild symbols during free spins only but it can’t replace the scatter symbol. The scatter symbol of the game is the bell, it can trigger the free spins round. Players can earn up to fifteen free spins.