Gladiator is a 5 reel and 25 payline video slot game with up to 10 coins being wagered per payline. The highlight of the slot game is the links that it has maintained with the Oscar Award-winning movie. Graphics from the movie can be seen in the game. When winning combinations are hit on the reels the game plays short clips from the movie. Above all many of the symbols on the reels are characters from the movie and they are represented by the actual actors who essayed the roles.
Base game: The Helmet symbol is wild and substitutes for all symbols except scatter. The helmet appears on reels 2, 3, and 4 and also triggers the Gladiator Bonus. The game has a gamble feature where the double up limit is £2,500.
Coliseum bonus: 3 or more scatter symbols anywhere on screen triggers the Coliseum bonus. Starting at the bottom row, pick stones to reveal your prizes. Each row contains a different prize type: The first row contains free spins. The second row contains free spins win multipliers. The third row contains extra scatter symbols. For each pick you win a prize and 1 of 4 options: collect all prizes in the picked column. Pick another prize in the row above. Pick another prize in the same row. Collect the prize and continue to free spins.
Gladiator bonus: Three Wild Helmet symbols anywhere on reels 2, 3, and 4 trigger the Gladiator bonus. The game picks nine random helmets of different prize values, either gold, silver, or bronze. All helmet wins are added up.