Theme and Graphics
Lucky New Year is a great game from Pragmatic Play that will tell you about Chinese culture. In the background, you’ll see fireworks exploding in the sky, and right in the centre of the screen are the game reels. Underneath the drums is a control panel that contains all the buttons you need to play comfortably. Also worth highlighting is the excellent soundtrack that keeps you company. The game is perfectly optimized: it opens instantly and does not lag at all. No additional software is needed to run it, just your browser. Looking for a nice and interesting slot with medium variance? Try this game. It is equally suitable for both newcomers to the casino and veterans of the gambling industry.
Gameplay and Paylines
Before jumping straight into the gameplay you’ll need to set your stake by using the buttons at the bottom of the screen. You can bet between 0.25 and 125 coins per spin. The high paying symbols in Lucky New Year are the dragon, fireworks, reels and oranges. They all have a different value. Depending on the number of identical icons in the combination, you can get between 50 and 2500 coins for them. The low paying symbols are the classic card symbols J, Q, K and A. Lines made with them will bring you winnings ranging from 25 to 250 coins. All payouts are stated for the maximum bet.
Lucky New Year has 25 active lines, giving you plenty of chances to make winning combinations on each spin. You’ll need to catch a minimum of 3 symbols in one of the lines to get your payout.
Pay attention to the Wild, which is the best symbol in the game. For 5 of these icons you can get a win of 2,500 coins.
RTP : 96.0%
Special Symbols and Bonuses
Lucky New Year offers gamers both an exciting base game and some great extra features to help with combinations. These include Wild symbols, Scatter symbols and free spins.
• Wild – the dog – drops on all the reels and, as always, substitutes for all other symbols. It also has a huge value and you can win up to 2,500 coins per Wild’s line.
• Scatter represented by the tree appears on reels 1, 3 and 5. Catching 3 Scatter’s will activate 5 free spins.
• Free Spins. During these spins, the 2, 3 and 4 reels will spin together and a giant symbol will appear on the screen.
• Sync Reels – during bonus spins, two or more adjacent reels are synchronised.
For those who like to relax without having to press any buttons, there is an autoplay feature. You can set the number of spins you want and forget about manually controlling the game.