Those that are keen on their Egyptian slots will certainly be intrigued by IGT’s Book of the Sphinx. The developer has previous in this realm, having created the vastly popular Cleopatra slot, and this release goes back to those basics to offer some fantastic gameplay and huge winning potential.

About Book of the Sphinx Slot

When it comes to Egyptian slots, IGT should need no introduction. Their creation, Cleopatra slot and its follow-ups of Cleopatra Plus and Cleopatra Diamond Spins have all been incredibly popular in the online casino industry. Book of the Sphinx certainly has a chance of challenging those however, as it can offer players up to 250 Free Spins in its main bonus round.

Joining lower paying live casino playing card values of 10, J, Q, K, & A are higher paying symbols that relate to ancient Egyptian culture, such as the Cartouche, Cobra, Ankh, Jackal, Scarab Beetle, and Tutankhamun. The Eye of Ra may also appear and can act as a mystery symbol, while Books act as the wild but can also trigger the Free Spins bonus round.

Play Book of the Sphinx slot on mobile, desktop or tablet here at Bet UK.

How to Play Book of the Sphinx Slot

Total Bet

In Book of the Sphinx, you can edit your wagering amount on the next spin by selecting the (-) and (+) buttons at the bottom of the game screen, either side of the Line Bet display. The Total Bet is shown to the right of these, with the minimum bet being 20p, and the maximum being £100.


Once you are happy with the total bet amount, you can play through one single spin by clicking the Play button, the green button with a single arrow in the bottom centre of the game interface. Any wins that occur as a result of that spin will be directly added to your balance.


Clicking the smaller blue button in the bottom right, with two arrows forming a circle around a + sign, will enable Autoplay. This allows the game to play through a chosen number of spins automatically; either 10, 20, 30, 40, or 50. Autoplay session loss and single win limits can be set up as well, and the feature will automatically stop if either is hit.


If you require additional information for Book of the Sphinx slot, you can access the paytable, player information, and the settings through the buttons at the top of the screen.

Book of the Sphinx Slot Bonus Features

Eye of Ra

If three or more Eye of Ra symbols land on the reels, they will be replaced by a randomly selected matching symbol, which then expands to cover the entire reel on which they’ve appeared.

Free Spins

Three or more Book scatter symbols landing anywhere on the reels will trigger the Free Spins bonus, with three awarding 10 Free Spins, four awarding 15, and five scatters awarding 30 Free Spins. Before the round commences a symbol will be chosen at random to be a special one, and whenever three of that symbol land on a Free Spin, they will expand to cover the entire reel they appear on.

Bet UK Book of the Sphinx slot Review

Book of Dead may be one of the most popular Egyptian slots here at Bet UK, but Book of the Sphinx is picking up serious steam. The Eye of Ra feature can prove useful, but the Free Spins bonus with special and expanding symbols can pack a lot of winning potential. For more online casino games from IGT, take a look at Pixies of the Forest and Da Vinci Diamonds.