Ultimate Universe looks like something from Star Wars – the slot machine is floating around space with nothing but planets and stars surrounding the reels. Each of the paylines are shown to the left and right of the reels on various coloured planets. The control panel is designed to look like dashboard from a space ship with lots of different coloured buttons that you can press to adjust your bet and keep track of your wins.
You’ll find a space shuttle, astronaut, space station, crashing meteors, shooting star, solar system, Ultimate Universe logo and a space explosion on the reels – along with the usual card values of J, Q, K and A.
You’ll be jumping into the sky if you trigger the progressive jackpot – that cash sum displayed will be triggered randomly during the base game. Try to get five of a kind of the astronaut symbols on your payline and you will get a 2,500x multiplier for your troubles. Space shuttle awards the second highest cash sum of 1,500x your stake with the space station awarding 1,000x your stake.
You won’t find the biggest of best selection of slot game features with the Ultimate Universe slot machine. You have wilds, scatters, multipliers and free spins. The scatter (solar system) is the key to the free spins bonus – three or more and you’ll get up to 50 free spins. Three scatters awards 15 free spins, four scatters awards 25 free spins and five scatters awards the maximum of 50 free spins.
Ultimate Universe logo is the wild, this will replace all other symbols (bar scatter) to create winning combinations. Any win with the wild in place will be multiplied by 2.
Other Slots like This
If you like to play slot machines with a space theme, Ultimate Universe from 888 isn’t the only slot game on option. Space Race from Play’N Go is a 20-payline slot machine that offers wilds, scatters, free spins and a 5,000 coin non-progressive jackpot.
Now, what can we say about the Ultimate Universe slot machine? It’s a great slot game to play if you love outer space and progressive jackpots. As far as slot features go, there really isn’t enough to keep you entertained for hours on end, you have your basic free spins and that it – and these are hard to get your hands on. Ultimate Universe is a medium variance slot that requires you to play for long periods before triggering the only bonus feature on offer, so if you play big, make sure your bankroll can withstand losses – or choose to play small stakes. The sounds can get a bit much at times, so we were glad of the mute button. You can enjoy effortless gameplay and crystal clear graphics with this basic online slot machine.
To trigger the progressive jackpot you don’t need to do anything – just select your stake and spin those reels. When the cash is ready to drop, it will drop with no warning. No matter what budget you have, you can win some great cash prizes – but the more you stake, the more you can win.