Hugo 2 is Play’n GO’s sequel to the original title built around everyone’s favourite troll and his adventures. Hugo is an original concept of ITE and its television show which first started as a video game for Amiga, Commodore 64 and PC, but also PlayStation consoles.
With the unstoppable advance of the gaming industry, it was only a matter of time when Hugo will hit the online slot market and once it did – Hug became an instant hit. This loveable troll became one of Play’n GO’s most popular titles and it’s no wonder this company decided to hit us with a sequel.
Play’n GO is another one of Swedish game developers. This country has become a hotbed for some of world’s most exciting names in the iGaming industry and Play’n GO definitely deserves one of the top places on that list.
With slots that combine bright colours, impeccable design and high-quality craftsmanship, Play’n GO love to top it all up by fantastic bonuses, jackpots and payout percentages. Play’n GO’s games tick all the boxes and bring both the entertaining and rewarding factor.
How to Play It
Hugo 2 has 5 reels and not more than 10 paylines. The world’s famous troll is inviting you to hop on a mine trolley and into the mine to help him recover the treasure stolen by the evil Afskylia.
Play’n GO presented this game in a cartoon-styled graphics, which is the only way to go in order to stay true to the original concept. With a railway track in the backdrop, Hugo 2 comes with a variety of well-known symbols which include levers, hats, mining carts, skull keys, gold bars, whistles, bags of golds and diamonds.
Hugo himself is the game’s Wild which substitutes all other symbols except the Scatter and the Bonus symbol. Hugo 2 pays for at least three matching symbols on the reels, whereas the real fun starts once you land at least three Beaver Bonus symbols.
Beavers trigger 10 Free Spins during which you will be collecting bags and coins. Up to 2 bags are there to pick on each free spins and if you manage to claim four or more – 4 Wild symbols will be dropped to your reels to enhance your winning potential.
Collecting coins on the same count will see 4 win multipliers get added to the reels for a possible 8x multiplier on a payline. Additionally, you could be also be hit by a Beaver Cleaver – a randomly triggered in-game feature which adds 5 spins to your Free Spin bonus. If you get lucky enough to trigger it three times, you will enter the Skull Cavern bonus game and be rewarded with tree lives.
Skull Cavern bonus is also activated by three or more Afskylia symbols. Once in there, you are required to successfully navigate through the cavern to multiply your wins by up to 5x. Three Afskylia symbols will reward you with only one life for the bonus, four evil witches give you two lives, while three lives are up for grabs for a full reel of Afskylia symbols.
Hugo 2 can be played at the minimum bet worth $0.10, whereas the most you can invest for a spin is $100. Hugo Wild is the game’s highest winning symbol worth $5,000 for five in a row, whereas all of the free spins, multipliers and other goodies can get you a whopping prize worth up to 5,000x your bet which is more than enough of a reason to have you hitting that spin button.
All of those players who enjoyed the original Hugo slot will be delighted to hear that the sequel is out. Play’n GO did not disappoint with this branded title which once again incorporates all the original elements but with a particularly spicy twist to it. Hugo 2 is all about the Troll Race Free Spins during which 20 complimentary rounds, up to 4 Wilds and 8x multipliers are a fantastic introduction to the main showdown with the evil which.