Feature Slot Detail
Type Video
Paylines 25
Reels 5
Coins Range 0.01-5
Jackpot 5000
Return to Player 94.1%

Gladiator is an online slot developed on Playtech. Based on the Oscar-winning movie of the same name, the Playtech powered slot has 5 reels with 25 paylines. The game, which is set in a coliseum with a gladiator, features clips from the movie and the symbols which have also been designed after the film. They include symbols of characters from the film such as Lucilla, Gracchus, Proximo, Juba and Commodus.

Like Playtech’s other licensed slots, Gladiator is hugely popular. It’s also praised for its jackpot feature which allows users to make bigger wins. If you’re interested and want to know more about the game, just read on.

How To Play

To play this slot, find an online casino offering Playtech games. This can be hard, which is why we’ve come up with already compiled a list of Playtech online casinos. Once you’re registered, you should launch the game and adjust your wager. This can be done by clicking the ‘+’ and ‘-‘ buttons at the bottom of the screen and clicking the pound value.

In addition, the game features an autoplay feature where you can select how many spins you want the game to automatically play. There’s also the turbo mode which, when turned on, will skip animations and make the reels spin faster, perfect for players who just want to play the game.

Slot Features


The gladiator helmet acts as the Wild symbol, substituting all symbols except the Scatter which is represented by the Coliseum. However, the Wild can only land on the second, third and fourth reels. Landing three Wild symbols will trigger the Jackpot Bonus, but more on that later.

Coliseum Bonus

Landing three or more Scatter symbols will trigger the Coliseum Bonus where you’ll be required to pick stones from the bottom row. Each row of stones contains different prizes:

  • Row One: Free spins
  • Second Row: Free spins with multipliers
  • Third Row: Additional Scatter symbols
  • Fourth Row: Additional Wild symbols

Whenever you select a rock you’ll claim its prize and will be presented with one of four options:

  • Collect all prizes in the chosen column
  • Select another prize in the row above
  • Select another prize in the same row
  • Collect the prize and continue the game

Landing the Commodus symbol on the third reel during the free spins will result in an additional three free spins. However, you cannot re-trigger the Coliseum Bonus during the free spins feature.

Gladiator Jackpot

As mentioned, the Gladiator Bonus is triggered when you land three Scatter symbols on the second, third and fourth reels. is initiated when 3 Gladiator Helmets are landed on reels 2, 3 and 4. You will then be presented with nine gold, bronze or silver helmet symbols, each with cash prizes attached to them. The cash prizes will be totalled and the entire sum will be added to your balance, making for huge wins.

Please note: Playtech has released a variation of this game titled Gladiator Jackpot which follows the same gameplay but features a progressive jackpot.

Gamble Feature

Players will have the choice to click Gamble to potentially increase their winnings after any win. They will then have to guess if the face-down card shown on the screen is “Red” or “Black”. Their winnings will be doubled if they got it right. However, a wrong guess will result in the loss of the amount and the end of the Gamble feature. To save your winnings and quit the feature, push Collect.


Although Gladiator was released a couple of years ago, the slot is incredibly fun to play. The fact that it also features a jackpot feature makes it all the more exciting. Anyone who enjoyed the movie and likes Playtech’s slot design will have fun playing this game, though there are better jackpot slots available on the market.

If you’re interested in playing Gladiator, you can find it at Mansion Casino and any other online casino offering a selection of Playtech games.

General Information & Technical Specs

Spech Game Detail
Software Type Casino Game
Genre Online Slot
Rating 2.4/5 (5 Votes)
Min Price per Spin 0.10 (GBP)