Revival of interest to three-reel slots, noticed in 2017, doesn't seem to go down. Software developers keep releasing classic slot machines, but usually they go beyond the ordinary set of features, typical for «one-hand bandits». Same route was taken by Pragmatic Play company, which has released «Fire 88» model. The game, designed in Chinese style, has a traditional interface, basic rules and some unusual features.
«Fire 88» online slot machine has three reels, seven pay lines, which are always active on default, and nine cells for symbols at the main screen. Symbols are located in three rows at the screen.
It is possible to stake up to ten coins from one to fifty cent value per line (from seven cents to thirty five euro per spin).
Selection of gaming options, available in this game, includes ordinary symbols, bonus elements, Wilds, respins of separate reels and prize features with jackpots.
Combinations made of three same elements at any of seven active lines are paid. All exceptions from this rule are discussed below in the review of «Fire 88» by Casinoz.club.
Wins are calculated by special indexes from x3 to x100, provided by the rules for each of the possible combinations. They are multiplied by the bet per line. In case of multiply payoffs, all credits are summarized. There is no gambling feature here. All money is automatically withdrawn to the balance by the end of each spin.
Please read about jackpots and bonus options of «Fire 88» below.
The gaming symbols, imaged at the screen of this slot machine, are single, double and triple fireworks with BAR sign, coins with holes, yellow diamonds and flaming sevens.
There are also following special symbols at the reels:
- Wild (a dragon mask) is able to form combinations on its own and replace other symbols when necessary. Two wilds trigger a respin.
- Jackpot (eights with «Jackpot» sign) – three such icons trigger Jackpot Bonus Game.
Pay table demonstrates the wins according to current bet in coins and actual coin value.
Let’s discuss prize features of this game.
- Respin – when Wild shows up at two reels, payoffs are made first. Then these two reels are locked and the third one spins again for free. Combinations are formed by the general rules. Bonus feature may begin after respin.
- Jackpot Bonus Games – nine coins appear at new screen. You have to pick them randomly. There are coins of three types, referring to three fixed jackpots: Mini (x38), Major (x88) and Grand (x888). The index, provided in brackets is multiplied by the total bet.
Prize features of «Fire 88» slot machine are demonstrated in our video review at Casinoz.club.
Pragmatic Play company doesn't draw any progressive amounts on «Fire 88». We have already discussed fixed jackpots above.
The control panel of this slot is user-friendly even in unknown language.
Play button is situated at the right. Plus and minus buttons are situated to the right and left of it. They open screens where you can set an amount of the bet in coins and the select the coin value.
It is also possible to play «Fire 88» slot machine in automatic mode if you set how many rounds to spin.
The pay table consists of six pages with potential payoffs, description of special symbols and bonus options, as well as other information about the model.
Information about the bets, payoffs, balance and amounts of jackpots is displayed at special screens.
It is possible to set up the sound, speed of the gameplay and size of the screen. You don't need to download this slot.
«Fire 88» online slot machine has been also adapted for mobile casinos. Mobile version is perfect for touchscreens. It has same functionality and convenience as the desktop slot. All same features and settings are available here. Requirements to productivity of the device and Internet speed are minimal.
If you are interested in classic slots with bonus options, play «Fire 88».
- Pros: high payoffs, different types of symbols, respins, jackpots, a convenient interface, a stunning design.
- Cons: poor settings.
We should also say about average levels of theoretical payback and dispersion of this model.
Where to play for free or real money?
You can test «Fire 88» slot machine free at Casinoz.club. To play for real money, you can go to online casinos, listed below the review.
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