The NetEnt developers managed to create a world of amazing adventures in the Asian style in the new slot Imperial Riches.
All the positive of the design consists of many small details, found only in China and nowhere else. The playing field is placed on the pond background with small distinctive piers, equipped with a lot of traditional red lights on the banks. The designers made impressive transition from a usual mode to a bonus one with the same landscape, but at night.
The base is a standard playing field of 5×3 format with 15 paylines. Above every reel there are information blocks that contain data about jackpot sizes of different levels.
The slot symbols include a Queen, a King and an Ace. Combinations with them are the most modest regarding to paying. A bamboo stalk, coins and ingots are more high-valued. The most valuable symbol is a goldfish, implying x100 for a full line.
A gong-wild in gameplay is for inner reels only. Chinese lanterns are assigned in this slot as scatters.
Thanks to the engine by Avalanche, played symbols will give way on the playing field to another ones, and it will continue as long as winning combinations will be formed on the field.
This is the only option that helps to increase the amount of winnings in a regular game.
Free Falls Feature is triggered when 3-5 scatter symbols appear simultaneously. In fact, it is a bonus game with 10, 15 or 20 free spins, depending on the number of scatters.
The main meaning of the bonus round is collecting gems that are added to a common coin box for each winning combination. The end of this round will mark the next phase – a thematic bonus.
Accumulated gems in Free Falls Feature round will be sent to the pond with 2 fish. One of them is a coin fish, that after eating a gem will give you some prize money. The second one is a jackpot fish, which must manage to eat 3 gems to start a jackpot round.
There is another pond, but there are already 6 fish. The coin fish and 5 jackpot fish:
The first 2 jackpots are x1,33 and x2,66 respectively.
The rest are progressive, but operating only in the operator’s location providing access to this game. The size of a potential jackpot is indicated above reels 1, 2 and 3 of the playing field.
50 gems will be poured In the pond, and a win will depend on the fish that will eat 3 gems of the same color.
Despite the progressive jackpot, RTP is quite high. The provider will get only 3.12% of each stake for playing in Imperial Riches slot.