The following review prepared by the team of Casinoz is devote to «Oil Company II» video slot, which was released by EGT company recently. We haven't discussed the first part of the game and we don't think we will, because it is already out of time and can hardly interest our readers. However this model is quite interesting and can excite many fans of online gambling entertainments. As you have already understood, it is devoted to the topic, which is one of the most important issues in the modern world. Yes, we are talking about development of the «black gold» from the deposits of the Earth.
«Oil Company II» is the five reeled online slot machine with twenty symbols at the screen. It is possible to play by one, ten, twenty, thirty or forty pay lines. It is allowed to stake one, two, five, ten or twenty coins per each of the lines, which denomination is determined by the administration of the online casino you are playing in. So, it is possible to stake from one to eight hundred credits per spin.
This slot machine is provided with the basic and the special symbols, free spins, four progressive jackpots, the gambling feature and other features carefully described below.
The standard symbols form winning combinations by the general rules. Payoffs are charged when three and more similar symbols drop out next to each other at the same active line, starting from the first left reel. As usually, only the longest combination at each of the lines brings a payoff.
An amount of the payoff is calculated by multiplying the combination index, which can vary from x5 to x100, by the bet per line. In case of several combinations formed at different lines by results of the same spin, all charged credits are summarized.
It is possible to collect the total amount of the win immediately or stake it in the gambling feature. This round is designed in the classic form «guess the color of the card». If your answer is correct, your payoff is doubled up. However you lose you bet in case of any mistake. It is possible to play several times running.
Unfortunately, we don't have any information about the theoretical payback index of «Oil Company II» video slot.
People, animals and items imaged at the reels of «Oil Company II» slot machine are directly or indirectly connected with the oil production. Here you can see tankers, petrol stations, oil cisterns, sheiks, brokers and even camels and cactuses.
There are two special symbols in «Oil Company II» slot machine: Scatter
(a logo with «Petrol Stock Exchange» title) and Wild (an oil derrick). Now shortly about their functions:
- Wild makes common functions for this symbol. It is paid on its own and can also replace other symbols except of Scatters, when it drops out in a proper position to complete a winning combination.
- Scatter is presented at the second, the third and the fourth reels. When these symbols drop out at these three reels in the same time, they give a payoff in amount of two total bets and trigger seven free spins. The casino stakes the same amount of the bet by the same number of the active lines instead of the customer during free spins. These spins can be prolonged.
You can find more information about the special symbols and free spin in the payment table.
Any prize rounds are not provided by the rules of «Oil Company II» video slot.
You can fight for four progressive jackpots playing by any bet staked by the real money in «Oil Company II». The jackpots are named after card suits. The special round can get started during any of spins. Twelve face-down cards appear at the special screen. You would have to choose them randomly. As soon as you pick three cards of the same suit, you win a proper amount.
Actually, it is easy to study out functions of different buttons and windows of the interface of «Oil Company II» slot machine even for a very beginner.
You can set up number of the active lines at the vertical panels at the right and left from the reels. To select an amount of the bet, you can use five buttons with different amounts, situated in the bottom part of the screen.
The functional buttons which let you control the sound parameters and size of the screen, go to the informational section and activate the automatic game mode, are situated in the left bottom corner.
Current amounts of the progressive jackpots are displayed in four windows above the reels. If you hover the mouse at one of them, you can see a floating window with information about previous lotteries and the winners.
You can play on «Oil Company II» slot machine right in a browser, so it is not necessary to download this model.
We should confess that «Oil Company II» is the common model produced by EGT, which is provided with typical feature of online games released under this brand. It attracts by the jackpots and the profitable round of free spins. The graphics doesn't impress much. Meanwhile, the interface is quite convenient.
Where to play for free or real money?
You can test «Oil Company II» slot machine in demo mode in Jetbull Casino even without registration, as well as in other online casinos, which offer production of EGT.
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