Every year on St. Patrick’s Day eve many developers of slot machines for online casinos release a new game devoted to the Irish legends and culture in general. Perhaps, exactly this festival was the reason why red-haired men in green costumes became one of the most popular characters in filed of online gambling. Yes, we are talking about the leprechauns which dozens of gambling games are devoted to.
In the following review we would also like to discuss a slot machine like that. It is a novelty released by IGT company named «Shamrockers». By the way, an idea to play out «shamrock» connecting it with rock music is far not new (for example, you can read a review of Shamrock ‘n’ Roll model).
«Shamrockers» is a free online slot machine with five reels, fifteen symbols at the screen and twenty pay lines, which are always active on default. The slot accepts equal bets per each of the lines: 1, 2, 3, 5, 10, 20, 30, 50 or 100 coins (please check the denomination in an online casino). This way, the slot accepts from twenty to two thousands chips per spin.
Talking about selection of suggested features, we would like to note standard and special symbols, free spins with advanced features, as well as some other prize options (please read about it below).
The basic symbols are need for making paid combinations at the twenty active lines during the game. The chains made of three, four or five same elements, which begin from the first left reel are paid here. As usually, only the most valuable combination at each of the lines wins.
An amount of the payoff is calculated in a standard for most of the models way: the bet per line is multiplied by the index of formed combination provided by the special table. It can be from x1 to x500 here. Quite often several combinations can be formed by results of the same round (at different lines). In such cases all charged credits are summarized.
The gambling feature is not provided by the rules of «Shamrockers» slot machine, that’s why the total amount of the win is instantly withdrawn to the account. The theoretical payback index varies from 92,19% to 96,2%. All exceptions from the general rules and prize features are discussed below.
This model is going to introduce four leprechauns, which made a real rock band, to you. The frontman is in style of Elvis Presley and the rest are a charming drum girl, a guitar player and a violinist.
Except of these characters, «Shamrockers» offers card signs from ten to ace designed in the same style. The symbols can drop in long stacks and fill whole reels from top to bottom.
There are also two special symbols in «Shamrockers», such as Wild (a clover leave) and Bonus (a concert ticket). Please read about their functions below:
- Wild isn’t imaged at the first reel that doesn't let it making combinations on its own. However it is able to replace other symbols except of Bonus when it drops at an appropriate position. It can help forming only the most valuable combination at each of the lines. Wild symbol doesn't drop at the fifth reel during free spins.
- Bonus triggers a round of prize spins when three such symbols appear somewhere at the second, the third and the fourth reels. The player gets right for four free spins during which the casino places the bet.
The members of the band appear at the reels in long stacks and often fill whole reels during free spins. If one of the characters fills any four reels, the round is prolonged for another four spins.
Golden VIP ticket can appear at the screen during free spins. It drops out only at the fifth reel. It is a Bonus symbol which increases number of free spins. To make it, Bonus has to drop during the last free spin. Please check details in the informational section.
A progressive jackpot by IGT is not drawn in «Shamrockers» video slot.
Just in case, we have prepared some tips by functions of different elements of the control panel of this game:
- Lines – quantity of the active lines.
- Line Bet – set up an amount of the bet per line.
- Total Bet – an amount of the total bet per spin.
- Win – an amount of the win in a spin.
- Balance – a state of the player’s account.
New spin is launched by the round button at the center. The same button can stop the reels in advance and speed up the withdrawal.
The automatic game mode, sound parameters, settings of screen and graphics are available.
The basic rules can be found in the pay table. More details are available in the informational section («?» button).
It is possible to launch this slot machine right in a browser. You don't need to download it.
Even if you are absolutely in differed to St. Patrick’s Day, this model can fascinate you for a long time by its funny characters, cheerful music and, of course, numerous payouts charged in different ways. Definitely, the most attractive feature of this game is the round of free spins with bonus features. Believe us, you won’t wait for it long.
Where to play for free or real money?
You can test «Shamrockers» free right at Casinoz as well as at many other websites cooperating with IGT. To play by real money you better go to one of online casinos.
We have prepared a video review of this slot for you, which shows how all features of this model work, including free spins and bonuses. We recommend you to watch it.
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