Cabin Fever review

  • 3.5

Cabin Fever Pokie from Microgaming is a winter-themed horror pokie with 20 pay lines. The three-row and five-reel pokie game features squirrels, bears, log cabin and wild, scatter, free spin and gamble feature.

This is one of the pokies from Microgaming that you can play as a free version and with real money. Cabin Fever Pokie has a harsh winter backdrop and all symbols in the game are predictably covered in frost.


  • Bonus
  • Wilds
  • Freespins
  • Multiplier
  • Double
  • Scatter

Welcome to Cabin Fever and our top online pokies review! Before you start to play, for picking your bet, pay lines and coins use command bar. The bigger your bet the more you have to wager. Pick the settings with care and hitting the maximum bet button can be the most rewarding and also a high-risk move you can make.

Pay Lines20
Min. Coin Size0.01
Max. Coin Size0.5
Maximum Payouts5000x max bet
Autoplay OptionYes

How to play?

To start playing, you need to pick the bet levels first. This will help in creating the possible winning combos and win decent payouts and prizes.

The betting lines as well as value of the bet can be adjusted using control menu

Use select lines feature for changing pay lines ranging from 1 up to 20

Select your bet by clicking on coins feature. The minimum coin size is 0.01 and can reach up to $200 maximum. You can change this by pressing + or – options.

Start game by pressing the spin button.

Use maximum bet option, if you want to use maximum wager amount. Use autoplay button to allow the spins to continue without interruptions.

screenshot of the microgaming slot/pokie Cabin Fever


Cabin Fever Pokie has conventional symbols like

  • Father Bear
  • Mama Bear
  • Baby Bear
  • Nanny Bear
  • Oranges
  • Cherries
  • Melons
  • Plums
  • Lemons (all are snow-covered)

These are the low-value symbols. The high-value symbols are the pans, pots, phone and toys.

While the low-value symbols yield only modest rewards, you can get decent wins by making several such combinations.

Bear family forms the rest of the pokies’ paytable. You get huge wins for the mom, dad and kid bear family if you get long combinations.


The features of Cabin Fever pokie include wilds, free spins, scatter, multiplier and gamble option.


The wild symbol can is capable of replacing all the symbols of low value with scatters and free spins being the exceptions.

If you land 5 such wilds, you can win the jackpot. When you get a winning combination that has wild in it, the win will be doubled.

1000 coins are given when you land 4 wilds. You get a win of 3000 when 5 father bears appear on a payline that is activated.

The largest payout here is 5000 coins that equal $25,000. This is for a set of 5 wild blizzards.

Free spins

By hitting three of the sun symbols on reels 1 and 5 you can activate the free spins feature.

With real money game, your win will be doubled when you have sun scatter. You can also retrigger free spins round with this feature.


The scatter symbol is represented by the squirrel holding the nut. If you land three scatters or more on any of the reels, you can win good payouts.


The wild blizzard acts as a multiplier. It doubles with each appearance on a winning set.

If you manage to hit $25,000 with a wild blizzard in the winning combo, your amount will be doubled to $50,000.

Gamble feature

Gamble button when pressed after a win will double your winnings. But to enable this, you have to predict the colour of the card correctly. If your guess is wrong you lose the money.

Conclusion and RTP

Cabin Fever Pokie from Microgaming is a medium variance pokie with 96.15% RTP that NZ players will love to play.

Apart from the impressive graphics, the game has multiple features that increase the excitement and the bonuses further enhance enjoyment.

The opportunity to double winnings even in base play makes this game a good one for newbie players, while pros will have fun playing the various levels.


Rating: 5 - 2 votes
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