Post Published: April 30, 2022
Author: Chlo


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Wild West Gold Megaways Slot Review – Pragmatic Play

I know it has only been a day since we last saw something new from Pragmatic Play. But I am trying my best to keep up with their latest game announcements. Yesterday we learned all about ‘Little Gem’, which has a max win capped at 2,460x and a Hold And Respin bonus feature. Today we are learning all about ‘Wild West Gold Megaways’, which will release on May 30th across all sites.

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The original game is titled ‘Wild West Gold’, initially released on 26th March 2020. Sticking with the well known wild west theme, the art style sticks to the original game. The game background is set in a town, buildings such as a saloon are either side of the reel set. Symbols have the same design and characters reappear as premiums.

Wild West Gold Megaways has a setup of 6 reels by 2-7 rows. Including up to 117,659 Megaways. This slot is high variance with a set RTP of 96.44% and a max win capped at 5,000x. You can bet from £0.20 to £100.

Wild West Gold Megaways Pay Table & Symbols

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There are 14 symbols in total, including 7 low paying symbols. These are represented by 10, J, Q, K, A, pistols and bags of golden coins. There are also 4 premium symbols, represented by 2 female and 2 male characters. In addition to these regular symbols is a wild, scatter and scatter overlay symbol. The highest paying symbol is the male sheriff premium, which pays 1x for 6 across a pay line. Wilds substitute for all symbols except the scatter and appears on reels 2-5.

Wild West Gold Megaways Features

Whenever a wild symbol is part of a win, a random multiplier of 2x, 3x or 5x, if more than one wild is part of a winning combination, the multipliers will multiply each other.

Landing 3 or more scatters during a base game spin will trigger the Free Spins feature. Awarding 7 Free Spins, during spins, when a wild lands, it will have a random multiplier of 2x, 3x or 5x and remain on the reel set. Changing size as the reel size changes in subsequent spins. For all reels with sticky wilds, the minimum size is guaranteed to be at least equal to the number of wilds on that reel. The scatter overlay symbol is active, randomly appearing on top of symbols. Landing 2, 3, 4, 5 or 6 will award 2, 3, 4, 5 or 6 additional Free Spins. This feature can be purchased for 100x your chosen stake.

Ante Bet is available during base game spins. Increasing the bet size by 25%. Increasing the chance of naturally triggering the Free Spins feature.


Overall, I think this new game sequel is perfect for players who love the popular Megaways mechanic and volatile slots. With a max win capped at 5,000x and a Free Spins feature with sticky multiplier wilds. Be sure to try out the game for yourself and check out our exclusive casino offers.