Cloud Quest is set in a mythical city, in the sky. It is a fantasy pokie, in a world of make believe, with monsters to fight and all kinds of magical weapons and books. This theme is not inspired by anything, which makes it all the more impressive how detailed Play ‘N Go have made it.
Play ‘N Go developed Cloud Quest. They are one of the major contenders in the online pokie industry. Hailing from Sweden this company was founded in 1997, and has released over 70 games since.
It is difficult to talk about Play ‘N Go without mentioning their success on the mobile platform. They have made massive advancements in the immerging industry of mobile gaming, and it has surged the company into a recent prominent market position and tasty bit of success.
Cloud Quest looks really good. The into sequence is a beautifully animated introduction to the city in the sky. It is a very crisp looking refreshing design. There is a lot of light blue and silver, which adds elements of futuristic and modern to this fantasy pokie. Behind the opaque reels is a background image of the city and it is a stunning Atlantis type get up.
It is not a conventional five-reel pokie. Cloud Quest is a cascading pokie, which is a big 5×5 box. To the left of the reels is an animated character, they swap around and they are the heroes of the game. The heroes are also the high value symbols, and their weapons are the low value symbols. Under the hero is their level bar, and to the right of the reels there is the power meter. The panel is found under the reel. It is very futuristic looking, with silver, metallic body and light blue buttons.
How to play
Cloud Quest is a cascading pokie, which will win if the player lands three symbols across or diagonal. When a payline is made those symbols disappear and the symbols on top of them fall down. It is not a replenishing cascade pokie, and the symbols landed for the spin will not be replaced, until the next spins.
The player cascades the reels with the Spin Button, and must place their bet before doing so to have it take effect. The player can make wins until all of the symbols are gone. The value of the win is calculated using the value and amount of symbols. For more information about symbol values, paylines and bets refer to the Paytable.
There are a lot of features in Cloud Quest. In the base game, the most obvious feature is probably that when any three symbols line up and make a win the middle symbol becomes a wild symbol. This helps to make more wins, and consequently more wilds.
Cloud Quest has a reel respin feature, which boldly proclaims its self a superpower. When the player collects power stone symbols it fills up the super power meter. After the spin is over and the reels are done cascading, a selecting thing spins around the meter and if it stops in the lit up yellow area there is a respin with a special feature. There are four different respin features, which help the player make wins.
*Five of fortune gives all win a five times multiplier
*Mark of Multitude generates extra wilds for all the player’s wins
* Scatter of success all symbol act like scatters, meaning they will pay wins anywhere on the reel.
* Emblem of Endurance three wilds land on the reel and will stay there until the player lands a combination of wild.
There is a bonus free spins feature. It is triggered by clearing the row with bonus written behind it. The player will then be taken to a free spins feature in which the player spins the reel to fight monster.
For clearing, all of the symbols on the reels the player is rewarded a hefty win of $20,000. It is then possible that multipliers and will be added onto this, when the super power meter spins, leading to even bigger wins.
This is a pretty game, with a lot of originality behind it. Play ‘N Go have taken this pokie seriously and differed far from conventional gameplay. It is an exceptional title, which looks great and plays better. Players will enjoy this new pokie.