Fortunes 8 Cat Top 20 Online Slot
Chinese culture believes that cats bring good fortune and prosperity. This is the basis for the Fortune 8 Cat Top 20 online slot game from Amaya Gaming which also features other good fortune symbols and those depicting certain aspects of Chinese culture.
This Chinese themed online slot game has five reels and 1 024 ways to win instead of standard selectable pay lines. This ways to win feature allows all symbol combinations landing left to right to be considered as paying combinations which are paid according to the Fortune 8 Cat Top 20 pay table.
The Fortune 8 Cat Top 20 betting options come with a multiplier selection of which increases the bet and the potential win. The options that can be selected from include 1x, 2x, 3x, 4x or 5x. Up to ten coins may be placed on the 1 024 ways to win with values ranging from 0.01 up to the limit of 1.00.
The Lucky Chinese Themed Symbols
The Fortune 8 Cat Top 20 online slot game has nine standard symbols which are an assortment of Chinese themed ornaments and traditional high valued playing cards. All symbols pay out for matching three to five times running from the left reel.
The top valued regular symbol is the ornamental dragon. This symbol pays out 100 coins, 250 coins or 1 000 coins. The second highest is the jade toad ornament, it pays out 75 coins, 200 coins or 750 coins. Pink koi fish pay out 50 coins, 80 coins or 250 coins while the green tortoise ornament pays out 10 coins, 40 coins or 100 coins.
The playing card symbols pay out lower amounts but anything from 5 coins up to 100 coins can be won for matching various symbol combinations.
The Triple 8 Wild Symbol Feature
The triple 8 symbol is the wild that only appears on reels two and four. It substitutes any symbol missing from a possible winning combination. The one symbol the wild triple 8 symbol will not ever replace is the scatter symbol that is the key to the bonus game.
The wild triple 8 symbol appears more frequently during the Fortune 8 Cat Top 20 online slot bonus game. On its own the wild triple 8 symbol will not award any pay outs.
The Firecracker Scatter Symbol Features
The firecrackers are scatters which pay scatter wins and trigger free spins. Three, four or five of the firecracker scatter symbols pay out 40 coins, 200 coins or 5 000 coins and award twenty free spins. Scatter wins pay out according to the total bet and all free spins are played on the triggering bet.
While the free spins are in play all Fortunes 8 Cat top 20 wild symbols appear on reels but a second wild is also present. This is the prosperity cat statue which appears on the second, third and fourth reels. It too acts as a standard wild substituting regular symbols for wins. Both wilds will not replace the firework scatters but three or more scatters will re-trigger the feature.