If any slot players are film enthusiasts you have probably heard of the legendary 1950's actor James Dean, even people who haven't seen, his films will have probably heard of him. James Dean was well-known for his rebellious nature, and he was a talented Hollywood actor slowly rising to fame. Unfortunately, James Dean's life was tragically cut short in a devastating car crash in 1955 and tributes poured in from all around the world when he died. His memory will never die though, and NextGen has honoured the legacy of the famed actor by creating a slot game in his name.

Our Verdict:

This new slot game from NextGen was released on the 60th anniversary of the death of James Dean. Some of you might be too young to remember him, but this game gives you an insight into his life. He may have lost his life decades ago, but he remains a popular figure in the movie industry, and it's great to see that even posthumous he's centre stage in this exciting slot game that boasts some bumper bonus features and massive payouts for players to enjoy.

Wild symbol:

Appearing alongside some of the things that James Dean loved in life, such as his race car, motorbike, sunglasses and film reel the wild symbol remains one of the most influential symbols in the game. Covered by a blue headshot of the much-loved actor, the wild symbol will appear on reels 2, 3 and 4 and can substitute for all other symbols, except the bonus symbols. Players will also win 3 re-spins when 3 wild symbols appear on the reels, and the best part is that all prizes will be tripled!

Free Spins Feature:

Another iconic symbol for slot game is the Scatter which is represented by the Hollywood star that appears on the legendary walkway to show recognition for James Dean's talents. This symbol is no ordinary symbol as it can seriously turn your fortune around if you're a bit down on your luck. If the scatter symbol appears 3 or more times across the reels players will be rewarded 10 free spins where all prizes are doubled! Legend Spins will also be rewarded when players find the movie clapper symbol and best of all your prizes will be multiplied by 5!

James Dean Pick Bonus:

To round off the collection of lucrative bonus features, there's yet another classic which has appeared so often in the online slot world. The James Dean Pick Bonus is activated when players find 3 of the purple James Dean headshots on the reels. Players will earn the chance to pick symbols to reveal prizes which could be anything up to 150x your total bet. This feature can also be activated in free spins bonus, where the size of your prize on offer is increased to 300x your bet. If you are even more fortunate to activate this feature in Legend Spins, then the potential return is a massive 750x your bet!