The Triple Coin Treasures household of video games from AGS stacks up the bonus wins
By Frank Legato
Today, there are lots of player-favorite options you’ll ﬁnd in loads of new slot video games. Those that stand out are the video games that serve up intelligent methods of mixing well-liked options and presenting them in a enjoyable, new method.
The Triple Coin Treasures recreation household from AGS is a kind of oﬀerings that mixes a number of nice options into one enjoyable bundle. The brand new base titles, Lengthy Bao Bao and Shamrock Fortunes, each function enjoyable animated characters internet hosting recreation actions and interacting with each other.
The bottom recreation is a ﬁve-reel video slot out there in variations with 15 and 30 pay-lines. Central above the principle recreation display screen—it begins out with ﬁve reels, three symbols every; extra on that later—are three pots of gold, coloured inexperienced, crimson and blue. As inexperienced, crimson and blue ingot symbols land on the reels throughout recreation play, they ship cash as much as the like-colored pot over the reels.
In Lengthy Bao Bao, the characters are animated inexperienced, crimson and blue dragons. Shamrock Fortunes, in fact, is hosted by a leprechaun. They hold across the three rising bonus pots above the reels in every recreation.
“Each video games have these enjoyable, cartoonish characters,” says Mark DeDeaux, basic supervisor and senior vp, slots, for AGS. “The cool, enjoyable animated leprechaun does a jig dance across the pots, and makes all types of entertaining issues occur with the cash and the pot. The lovable animated dragons work together with one another. There’s loads of enjoyable animation that enhances the general leisure with these video games.”
The pots develop bigger (the sport character cheering the method on), and finally, one will burst, triggering certainly one of three distinct free-spin rounds, every with a diﬀerent particular enhancement. Whereas they develop giant, they will explode to set off a free-spin spherical at any time, and people free-spin rounds additionally could be triggered by a crimson or blue wild image within the major recreation.
To the participant, although, a full-to-spilling pot bigger than the opposite pots is an efficient indication it’s able to pop. When the pots are triggered, every shade brings its personal particular enhancement on ﬁve free spins. The excellent news is that two and even three of the free-spin pots can set off on the similar time. You can also set off one other bonus inside the free spins.
The inexperienced pot awards ﬁve free spins with symbols added granting one or two additional free spins. The blue pot awards ﬁve free spins on an expanded ﬁve-by-ﬁve reel array (ﬁve symbols on every reel) together with cash-on-reels symbols that pay when on adjoining reels, left to proper. Additionally added is a multiplier as much as 5X on reel 5 that may improve the win when adjoining with the cash-on-reels symbols.
The crimson pot triggers a “Image Improve,” for ﬁve spins on reels enhanced with giant cash-on-reels awards. On the ﬁfth reel, as an alternative choice to the cash-on-reels symbols, jackpot symbols similar to 4 prizes—static prizes of $200 (Mini) and $500 (Minor) and progressives, reset at $800 (Main) and $8,000 (Grand). Mixed with adjoining cash-on-reels symbols, even the highest Grand could be gained on one of many ﬁve spins within the “crimson” function.
It’s also possible to win a couple of jackpot.
“You would win any of the progressives on any of the free spins,” says DeDeaux. “The best way we execute that’s with the cashon- reels symbols, that are these little pouches of gold cash, and may have cash, multipliers and progressives related to them.
“So while you set off the free video games, you’re on the lookout for left to proper baggage of gold cash that may both have a credit score quantity, a multiplier or a progressive on them. So long as they’re adjacently related, left to proper, you’ll win the sum whole of what’s exhibiting up within the gold baggage.”
In each of the cash-on-reels free-spin rounds, all adjoining symbols pay oﬀ, together with stacked symbols on a number of reels. This may be notably profitable with the reels expanded to ﬁve rows.
“The large chase is to get all three of these enhanced free video games,” says DeDeaux. “The rising reels, the additional spins, and the image upgrades. You may set off any one of many three, two or all three. On the expanded reels, you could have extra of the cash-on-reels symbols, after which in fact you could have multipliers, which offer you actually good kickers, and you’ll land progressives as effectively.”
General, these video games oﬀer an ideal play expertise, which is enhanced much more by the very fact they’re oﬀered on the brand new AGS Spectra cupboard—a sublime new 43-inch cupboard designed, says DeDeaux, with consolation in thoughts. “It actually does have a sublime design to it,” he says of the Spectra.
“One of many issues we expect gamers will actually get pleasure from is that it has a really giant button deck, and the way in which it’s oriented actually leaves you loads of room, and provides consolation. I can put a drink down, I can have my cellphone sitting there on the button deck, and it’s not crowding the place I’m making my wagers.
The ergonomics of the cupboard generally lend themselves to loads of consolation.”
HITTING THE FLOORS
The Triple Coin Treasures video games, Lengthy Bao Bao and Shamrock Fortunes, are out in casinos now, in nearly each gaming jurisdiction. In response to DeDeaux, they’ve been a fast hit with gamers. “There are casinos including to them, whether or not it’s their ﬁrst, second or third installs,” he says.
“Casinos in each main market are carrying them now, and we’re including to that every day, actually. They’re highly regarded, and in very excessive demand—most casinos which have them are including second and third banks.”
You’ll be capable to spot them. As DeDeaux notes, the colourful presentation makes them stand out on a slot ﬂoor.
However the true enchantment lies within the mixture of bonus options. “Outdoors of leisure issue with these cute characters interacting with the sport, what’s most interesting is the truth that you may set off one, two or all three pots from the bottom recreation, and you continue to have an opportunity to set off the opposite pots. Though it’s possible you’ll solely set off one pot with ﬁve free spins, you’re nonetheless within the recreation and you’ll nonetheless set off the second and the third pot, which is able to add to your prizes and your award.”
By the way in which, these pots that develop giant after they’re near bursting for a bonus? They keep that method if the participant leaves the sport. So earlier than you play, you may scout the financial institution for the one with the biggest pot.
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