House of Fun, created by BetSoft, is a free online pokie with a spooky Halloween theme. Follow the couple who ends up asking for help in a haunted house and try to find the wins. Broken mirrors and creepy clowns are going to be your partners!
Game developer: BetSoft
Number of reels: 5 reels
House of Fun online pokies game starts with an intro video, during which you are introduced to the storyline. A couple and their dog break their car on a road somewhere in the countryside and walk to the only house around to ask for help. But it turns out not to be the best idea, as the house if haunted by spooky monsters and now the couple can’t get out.
As the storyline continues, the screen opens to reveal the 5×3 structured reels. The action is set in the haunted house’s garden and the reels are framed by the house stone walls and stairs. The action takes place during the night like any horror film is. You can see light coming out the small windows of the house, but there are no humans inside, only the monsters run free in this old stone mansion.
The couple and their dog are also present, in the lower right side of the screen. They offer fun animations as they get scared by the monsters on the reels, hide behind the reels or brace each other in fear.
The graphics are as expected for a Halloween themed online pokies game, with dark colours and lots of spooky elements. The control buttons are also created to complete the theme, as the betting range is set on a wooden crooked board. You can choose your wager between 1 cent and 1 dollar, which will accommodate more than one type of player and budget.
You can also select the coin denomination to wager higher on each spin, adding up to a maximum of 150 dollars. The button is set on a large stone tile, as it is the pay line adjusting button. You can wager on 1, multiple or all of the 30 pay lines available in House of Fun online pokies game, it’s your decision.
If you don’t want to waste time and effort scrolling through the + and – buttons to adjust your wager, just click the max bet spin button and instantly maximise your wager for the following spin.
You have also the possibility to select spins in auto mode, between 5 and 100 to be exact. In order to do so, you can use the autoplay button.
There are 9 symbols in this game. The highest paying ones are the green jacked man and the semi-bald man, paying for as little as 2 matching symbols, and offering a top payout of 750 coins. Next in line is the man with the purple top hat, offering as much as 600 coins.
The lowest paying symbols are the painting and the mirror, each paying a top 150 coins for 5 of-a-kind.
The first special symbol in House of Fun online pokie is the mystery box. 3 or more of these symbols trigger the free spins bonus. Besides the free spins no deposit feature, this round also offers the entire centre reels as wild, adding to the game’s winning potential.
The man with the purple top hat is responsible for triggering the game’s second special feature. 3 or more symbols landed on the 1st, 2nd and 3rd pay lines will activate the ‘click me’ feature. You will keep on receiving prizes until the ‘collect’ button is revealed.
The bonus round is activated by a minimum 3 matching doorbell symbols, on the same active pay line. You will be taken to a secondary game in which you need to choose between multiple doors to help the couple escape from this spooky house. Enjoy the thrill along the way and add some coins in your pocket!