Jewels of the Orient Online Slot Game
Jewels of the Orient is an online slot game with five reels and nine pay lines. It is colourfully designed with an Orient theme that include traditionally dressed ladies from a variety of countries within the Orient who become animated when they are involved in a win and a musical tune will play from their respective country.
The online slot game is powered by Microgaming and has a jackpot of 2 500x what is bet on the pay line. There is a maximum of 20 coins that can be bet on each of the nine pay lines with coin values of 0.01, 0.02, 0.05, 0.10, 0.20 or 0.25 at the most.
Game Play Features and Symbol Values
Jewels of the Orient is an online slot game that can be played in regular mode or in expert mode. Both modes are quite similar apart from the fact that auto play is only available in expert mode. The betting options do not differ.
All symbols must land from the left starting on reel one. Winning combinations consists of three, four or five matching symbols that may include a wild. The wild is represented by the Jewels of the Orient logo and will substitute all symbols except the scatter. Five wild logos is worth the 2 500x jackpot.
The traditionally dressed ladies of the Orient are the highest paying amongst the regular symbols. They can be identified by colour and starting from the most valuable they include the red, orange, green, blue and pink ladies that pay out 800x, 500x, 300x, 200x and 150x respectively.
An ornamental box and a vase of jewels are the lowest valued Jewels of the Orient symbols that will pay out up to 100x for five of each on an active pay line.
Entering the Emperor’s Palace Bonus Feature
The Jewels of the Orient scatter symbol is the palace symbol which is the one to trigger the main bonus feature of the online slot. There will have to be three, four or five of the palace scatters present to enter the palace and play and the bonus feature and the number of scatters particularly determine what is awarded.
Upon entering the Jewels of the Orient palace bonus game a row of warriors line up holding boxes. The aim is to pick amongst the boxes to reveal how many free spins will be played, the multiplier that will be applied to the free spins and a bonus prize.
The value of the awards given during the Jewels of the Orient bonus vary depending on the number of scatter symbols, but three will mean anything from 10 to 15 free spins with a 1x to 5x multiplier and a bonus award of 5x to 25x the whole bet amount. Four palace scatters will award anything from 15 to 20 free spins with a 1x to 5x multiplier and a bonus award of 20x to 100x the total bet. Five scatter symbols will award anything from 20 to 40 free spins with a 1x to 5x multiplier and a bonus award of 50x to 120x the total bet that has been placed on that spin.