The 1st of May 2015 Yggdrasil release their slot Cyrus the Virus, Germs is usually something you want to stay away from but Yggdrasil have a good job on making something that is often presumed as disgusting to appear cute, with this slot you might change your view on germs. In the 90s there was a movie called Con Air where Cyrus the Virus was one of the main characters, an Honorably discharged Army Ranger who protected his wife and killed a man in a barfight, this slot is not based upon that movie thought.
Cyrus the Virus makes cooties cute
Facts about Cyrus the Virus Slot from Yggdrasil
Slot type: Video Slot
Type of reels: Rolling wheels
Reels, Rows: 5 reels, 10 rows
Bet: €0.10 / €40.00
Max Win: €80.000
Functions: Wilds, Expanding wilds, Re-Spins, Winning from both sides
Cyrus the Virus RTP: 96.3%
Cyrus the Virus winning lines:
Symbols in Cyrus the Virus Slot
There is seven different viruses that you need to keep track of, we will go through all of them here and explain what they are.
High paying symbols
There is four high paying symbols in the slot, you will find pictures and payouts below.
The Dark blue virus is the highest paying symbol:
- 5 – 2000 coins
- 4 – 500 coins
- 3 – 100 coins
The second highest paid symbol is the orange virus:
- 5 – 400 coins
- 4 – 100 coins
- 3 – 400 coins
The yellow virus is not far behind and will payout:
- 5 – 300 coins
- 4 – 80 coins
- 3 – 30 coins
The lime green virus is the lowest high paying symbol:
- 5 – 200 coins
- 4 – 70 coins
- 3 – 20 coins
Low paying symbols
There is also three low paying symbols in this slot, here is the payouts:
The green virus is the highest paid of the low paying symbols:
- 5 – 150 coins
- 4 – 60 coins
- 3 – 15 coins
The turquoise symbol will pay:
- 5 symbols – 120 coins
- 4 symbols – 50 coins
- 3 symbols – 12 coins
The cutest virus which is light blue is the lowest paying symbol in the slot and it will pay:
- 5 symbols – 100 coins
- 4 symbols – 40 coins
- 3 symbols – 10 coins
Wilds och expanding wilds symbols in Cyrus the Virus slot
The wild symbol is a great addition to any slot, in Cyrus the Virus the wild symbol can only appears on the 3rd wheel.
When you get a wild symbol on Cyrus the Virus it will expand and cover the whole third wheel, you will also trigger a re-spin with the expanded wild symbol as sticky. This function works as the free spins mode on this slot.
How do you play the slot
To play Cyrus the Virus is easy, just pop in to the device of your choice, it could be a laptop, desktop, mobile or tablet. When you enter the slot just choose the coin value which decides your bet amount and press spin. After this review we hope that there is nothing else that you are wondering about.
Max win in Cyrus the Virus
The maximum win you can get in Cyrus the Virus is €80.000 which results in a whopping x2000 times your wager, that is a bet with the maximum coin value. That is if you cover the whole screen with the dark blue virus. If you manage to get that with a €1 bet you will receive €2000 which is not bad either.
What is our summary of Cyrus the Virus Slot
Even though Cyrus the Virus is a couple of years old it’s still not out of date, Yggdrasil have always been ahead of the time and it really shows with this game. The overall feeling of the slot is good and the design is pleasant for the eyes, even though they are germs it has surprisingly cute and fun features.
You can win from both sides in this slot and the two first reels will finish first and then the two last ones, which means that the middle reel is still going for a little while, if you have two of the same symbols on any winning line you will see the small germs popping out of the sides on the lines that you have a chance to win and watch while the middle reel settles.
If you like slots with nice designs, intense music and with a lot of action we can recommend this slot. Cyrus the Virus is definitely one of our favorites from Yggdrasil and we hope that you will like it too. If this review is not convincing enough you can watch Yggdrasils trailer below and make up your mind.