Some of the most famous characters of all time are the Three Stooges. That is why IGT (International Gaming Technology) developed this fun and funny video slot game call The Three Stooges with five reels and nine paylines and can bet up to five credits per payline. Some of the funny symbols on the reels are; hey Moe, wise guy, nyuk nyuk, knuckle heads, soitenly, Shem in the water, fireman Larry, fireman Curly, fireman Moe, Dr. Larry, Dr. Curly, Dr. Moe, Larry, Curly, Moe, Seltzer bottle, Boxing Curly, Television, Three Stooges wild symbol, and Three Stooges Logo.
The Three Stooges has three bonus games which are; the TV Bonus, In Yer Face Curly Bonus, and the Stooge in the Middle Bonus. The first bonus is the TV Bonus and this is initiated when three, four or five TV symbols land on any position on any reels. There is an onscreen video clip of one of the episodes of the Three Stooges and after the video clip, the slot player is awarded the value shown on the screen. The pays are then multiplied by the total bet on the when the bonus was initiated. This value is then added to the value that the slot player had before the bonus was initiated.
The second bonus is the “In Yer Face Curly Bonus” and this bonus is initiated when three Seltzer bottles are revealed in any position on any three reels. The video screen then changes showing a punching bag. The slot player then touches the punching bag to start the bonus revealing the number of shots awarded to the slot player. The number of shots is a random number from one to ten. The screen changes again showing eight sections of Curly’s Face. Hidden behind each section of Curly’s Face are pay amounts specific to the shot number. With these shots that were awarded, the slot player touches one at a time the sections of Curly’s face. For each shot taken the selection pay value is added to the bonus meter. When all shots have been taken, the value on the bonus meter is awarded to the player and the bonus ends. All pay amounts are multiplied by the total bet on the initiating game when this bonus round was started. This value is then added to the value that the slot player had before the bonus was initiated.
The third bonus game is the “Stooge-In-The-Middle Bonus” and for the slot player to achieve this bonus game, only one symbol on each reel showing fireman Larry, fireman Curly, fireman Moe, Dr. Larry, Dr. Curly, Dr. Moe, Larry, Curly, and/or Moe. There are three types of characters and for each type there is a different stooge in the middle. Larry, fireman Curly, fireman Moe initiates the Curly-In-The-Middle bonus. Dr. Larry, Dr. Curly, Dr. Moe initiates Larry-In-The-Middle bonus. And Larry, Curly, and Moe initiated the Moe-In-The-Middle bonus. The three symbols must occur on the same row to initiate the corresponding bonus. When all three symbols occur on the same row for one of the Stooge-In-The-Middle bonus, the slot player is prompted to select a stooge on either side of the stooge in the middle. There is an onscreen animation occurs and the revealed value is awarded to the slot player. The pay value is then multiplied by the total bet on the initiating game that started this bonus round. This value is then added to the value that the slot player had before the bonus was initiated. Have fun and enjoy this comical slap-stick classic game.