Just in time for the Chinese New Year beginning January 31st, this exciting new addition to RTG’s arsenal of slots games takes place in Imperial China. In Lucky 8, players are invited to embark on an adventure to uncover China’s ancient treasures. In addition to its historic elements, the game’s theme also focuses on the number 8, which In the Chinese language sounds very similar to the word for wealth and fortune.
Running through the entire game is its ancient Chinese theme. The game’s symbols therefore feature images from China’s legendary past including the Emperor, the Great Wall of China, an old Vase, the Imperial Warriors and of course standard high cards. Lucky 8 is a 25 pay-line, 5 reel slot. However heavily featured throughout the game is the lucky number 8. The scatter symbol for example is the number 8. For a combination featuring five of the number 8 symbols, players will receive 88X their total bet. During the bonus round, players will be given 8 free spins with a maximum multiplier of 8X for each spin. The wild symbol is represented by the Emperor himself. He can multiply any winning combination by up to, you guessed it, 8 times. So prevalent is the number 8 in this game that the numbers of coins paid out to players for combinations of many of the symbols include the number 8. For a winning combination featuring 5 Emperors awards a payout of 3,888 coins. For a combination where 4 or more Chinese women appear will pay 88 coins. With payouts like these, there is definitely a lot of luck to go around.
Lucky 8 offers some exciting features. One in particular is the Free Spins feature. This feature offers 8 free spins whenever 3 or more scatter symbols appear onscreen. The Chinese gong can appear above the reels to reveal a win multiplier for every spin. This multiplier can range from 2X, 3X, 5X and 8X. Even better is that this feature can be retriggered. When all lines are played, the Win-Win feature can be activated. When a prize from the free spins round is lower than 8X the total bet, the Win-Win feature will start and can award an additional prize of 3-88X a player’s total bet. Also included in this new game are two randomly triggered jackpots. They can be triggered after any spin on either a win or loss for a top award of 50,000X bet per line. The jackpot reset amount is $1,000 for a major and $250 for a minor.
This game is available now at RTG’s top casinos including WinPalace, Slots of Jungle, Jackpot Grand and Casino Titan. With amazing bonus round payouts, special Win-Win features and state-of-the-art graphics and sound, Lucky 8 offers an interesting, highly entertaining and rewarding gaming experience.