The Book of Sheba is an October 2019 Biblical video slot whose developer Betixon’s similar games include Treasure of Seti (December 2018) and Amarna Glory (November 2019 card game). The title “Book of Sheba” has a quasi-Biblical background associated with the Queen of Sheba who allegedly gifted King Solomon gold, jewelry and spices.
Themes: Hebrew Bible, gold, hieroglyphs, ancient Egypt, and animal gods. Nine symbols (rhino pharaoh, baboon god, lion god, A, K, J, Q, 9, and 10) require between three and five winning combinations.
Book of Sheba Game Characteristics
The Book of Sheba has eleven symbols, two sets of unlocking winning lines, huge symbols forming nine-of-a-kind, irregularly elongating grid, free re-spins, free games, X5 to X100 payouts, total bet multiplier, and seven total bets.
The Book of Sheba has a colorful stony vault for the basic 5X3 grid, on a brown background. Citrine and gold are embedded into the crude hieroglyphic beige grid, which is set between palms. A scarab beetle and statures of both pharaohs and lions blend in with the grid, contrasting with—beside the left margin—the lively scepter-holding and golden-haired Queen of Sheba in white-and-golden.
There regular game has 243 fixed rightward winning lines that can reach 1125 lines during the free games, where the each of the second to forth reels gets an extra cell above and beneath it. The Book of Sheba bet sizes: $0.40 (minimum bet), $0.80, $2.00, $4.00, $10.00, $20.00, and $40.00 (maximum bet).
The Book of Sheba’s two special symbols: the substituting wild is a title-inspiring hieroglyphic golden book, embedded with the Eye of Horus; and the free games-activating scatter is a green-and-golden protection goddess cat Bastet.
The Book of Sheba’s nine ordinary symbols: green-and-golden rhino pharaoh; purple-and-golden baboon god Toth; white-maned golden-and-orange lion god Sekhmet; and glyphic and knitted yellow-and-golden A, blue-and-golden K, green-and-golden J, purple-and-golden Q, mauve-and-golden 9, and brown-and-golden 10.
The Book of Sheba’s payouts are as follows.
Three 9 pay X5, four 9 pay X10, and five 9 pay X20.
Three 10 pay X10, four 10 pay X20, and five 10 pay X30.
Three J pay X15, four J pay X30, and five J pay X40. Three Q pay X20, four Q pay X40, and five Q pay X50.
Three K pay X25, four K pay X50, and five K pay X60.
Three A pay X30, four A pay X60, and five A pay X70.
Three lion gods pay X45, four lions pay X70, and five lions pay X80.
Three baboons pay X60, four baboons pay X80, and five baboons pay X90.
Three rhinos pay X70, four rhinos pay X90, and five rhinos pay X100.
The winning symbols disintegrate, disappear (leaving the winless symbols) and get replaced by newly-cascading symbols in the ensuing free re-spin(s). Potential 3X3 huge symbols in the three inner reels count as nine-of-a-kind.
3+ Bastet cats offer ten free games, with X1 total bet multipliers. The Book of Sheba’s non-progressive jackpot is $4000.00.
The HTML5 game Book of Sheba, which has full screen option and mobile and desktop versions, is available in: Russian, French, Japanese, German, Portuguese, Lithuanian, Dutch, Swedish, Spanish, Greek, Indian, English, Romanian, and Italian.
Sounds: ancient Egyptian instrumental; and jingling, clattering, and screeching eagle effects. The animated 3D graphics: hip-shaking queen fiddling with and implanting the specter; nodding cat, burning fire torches, blazing Bastet, glittering, wind-blown hair, glowing, swaying palms, and spinning combinations.
Luck in Book of Sheba
A game of luck, Book of Sheba’s RTP rate and house edge are about 95.00% and 5.00%, respectively.