Land three or more piñatas anywhere on the reels to trigger the bonus mini-game. This gives you six rounds of choosing which piñata to break, revealing a cash prize. Your Heat Meter multiplier will carry over into this feature, so prepare yourself for even bigger wins!
The symbols in this pokie are themed around the famous Japanese Samurai warriors. The highest-paying symbol is the katana, the special sword of the game title, which pays up to 160,000 coins for five symbols when you play maximum bet.
The game uses a 4 by 5 reel layout and wins pay both left to right and right to left. Keep your eyes on the water for any part of the mermaid appearing at the end of a spin as the mermaid is a nudge wild. As long as one symbol position shows part of the mermaid the symbol nudges to cover the reel.
Dragon Lines uses high-value symbols that are depicted by a golden medallion, fire-crackers, a Chinese drum and a Chinese lantern. Then there are also filler symbols made up of playing cards, including 10, J, Q, K and A. The game’s animations are slightly limited but remain smooth, so that is at least not a distraction.
This is the second refurbishment project that Echo Entertainment has recently announced. Currently, the casino operator is working on a $345 million renovation of Jupiters Gold Coast. This will include a makeover of the hotel in order to create an integrated resort to attract new visitors.
Win 7 free games with a starting multiplier based on how many scatters you trigger the feature with. While on the feature any additional scatters increase the multiplier by X1 and there is no maximum multiplier.
In addition to awarding coins, the scatter symbol can also be used to unlock this pokie's bonus free spins round. Finding all three scatters on the reels will trigger the round, where players get seven free spins. This feature can also be re-triggered by finding additional scatters for even more chances to win. All free spins are played using the total bet of the game that initially triggered them.
Banking in the online gambling sphere can be tricky and overwhelming to navigate; especially when the options available aren’t Aussie friendly. This is amplified when you are required to transact in USD or any other currency that isn’t Australian.
The plans to expand Jupiters Casino will make it a much more attractive option to high-roller tourists that visit the Gold Coast. However, the property will have to compete with the new casino that is being built on The Spit by ASF Consortium. There have been rumours circulating that Crown Resorts will be working with ASF to build the new venue, which would make Crown and Star Entertainment rivals in the same city yet again.
The primary goal of online casino gambling is of course to win real money, hence betting systems. From the moment casino gaming came into existence, casino players have been keen on looking for easier ways that they can use to improve their chances of winning.
It gets even better if you can make a winning combination with the Wild symbol. When the Wild helps to make a winning combo, it brings up a Lucky Spin wheel, which will choose a random multiplier for the player which can be either 5x, 6x, 8x or even 10x. Get a winning combo with more than one Wild and the multipliers will stack as well.
There are 30 paylines in Shadow of the Panther, which offers players many different ways to cash in on prizes. Players can choose to wager on any number of paylines (although it is recommended that they bet on all 30 to maximise their odds of winning), and they can bet between 1c and $3 per line. So, whether you’re a high roller or have a limited gaming budget, you’ll certainly enjoy playing Shadow of the Panther.
Across New Zealand, there are plenty of services available to aid problem gamblers. Every year, they receive funding from the local government but the Problem Gambling Foundation’s loss of funding has shaken things up. Now, some problem gambling services have receive significantly more money for the 2013-14 year while others have lost their funding completely as the focus shifts to problem gamblers of Pacific and Maori descent.
Tumbling reels are activated by a winning combo, which means winning symbols will then be turned into tumbling ones. This feature continues until no winning combinations are left. Renoir Riches also features two wild bonuses, which can be used in place of any other symbol for even more ways to make winning combinations. If this isn’t enough, there are also free game bonus symbols to enhance the action, which can be activated when the free games symbols appear in reels 1, 2 and 3.
Crime is one of the most popular themes for online betting games but so many titles can seem generic and dull. Thankfully CSI Slots is a genuinely original and enjoyable crime themed game - and it definitely helps that the graphics are of a very high quality!
The symbols you will want to look out are Monty, his mansion, his car, his safe and the pile of gold bars. Of the card symbols, the lowest-paying symbol is the 9, followed by the 10 and then up to the Ace, which is the highest.
The new Big Bang Theory poker machine from Aristocrat is now available in land-based casinos across the globe. It is not yet available as an online pokie – but, we’re hoping to see a digital version of this game soon.
Thunderstruck II is a fantastic sequel to Microgaming’s immensely successful Thunderstruck. While we could bet that having Thunderstruck III would be awesome, we reckon that it might be hard to top this one.
In Transformers: Battle for Cybertron, there is a unique reel formation. Instead of having reel that spin, the symbols fall from the top of the screen. Whenever a winning combination is made, then the symbols involved in the win disappear. New symbols fall into their places to potentially create even more wins. This process repeats until no more winning combinations can be made.
The IGA, as explained above, prohibits offering ‘online interactive gambling services’ to Australian residents, and the term ‘interactive’ has now been made to include live betting. This law applies to all online bookmakers, both those owned and licensed in and outside of Australia. There are offshore bookmakers who do offer live betting to Australians, either unaware or ignoring the IGA laws, but it is crucial to note that adherence to the IGA laws is the responsibility of the gambling operators, so individual Australian residents are not breaking the law if they do bet live online. The repercussions would be handed down to the operators, and not the individual.
The layout of the game is very simple, with your current jackpot displayed to your right and all of the necessary controls on the bottom of the screen. The background of the game emulates a star-lit sky, which also adds to the calming, out-of-this-world feeling you’ll find when playing this free pokie.