5 Dragons is one of the most popular online slot games produced by Aristocrat gaming. This Asian themed slot game utilised Aristocrat’s Reel power or 243 ways to win slot setup. The theme of the game is Asian mythology and features a colourful set of dragons as well as other Asian inspired animals. The 5 Dragons slot by Aristocrat Gaming has does not offer much in the way of animation and sound effects but is more focused on the bonus features and the slot machine itself.
5-Reels and 243 Ways to Win
The 5 Dragons slot by Aristocrat Gaming comes fully equipped with 5-reels and 243 paylines, otherwise known as Reel Power. The game itself features wild symbols, scatter symbols and a player’s choice free spin bonus feature. On the reels, players will find symbols that all relate to Asian mythology. These symbols include a red pouch, a golden koi fish, a golden turtle, a golden lion, a gold coin and a golden dragon. To complete the symbols on, the game also uses the standard high card symbols found in most online slot games.
Dragon Wild Symbol
The wild symbol in the 5 Dragons slot by Aristocrat Gaming is the Dragon face symbol. The wild symbol in this game only appears on reels 2, 3 and 4. Like many other online slot games, the dragon wild symbol can substitute for any other standard game symbol to create a winning combination. The only symbol the wild dragon symbol cannot substitute for is the gold coin scatter symbol. Like the wilds of many mobile casino pokies, the wild symbol is also used in the free spin feature where it is shown in various different colours each denoting a different free game option.
Gold Coin Scatter Symbol
The scatter symbol in the 5 Dragons slot by Aristocrat Gaming is the gold coin symbol. The scatter coins symbol is also the key to triggering the free spin bonus round. To trigger the free spin bonus round, players must land 3 or more scatter coin symbols anywhere on the reels. Once triggered, players have the option of choosing the type of free spin bonus they want. The choices are structured so that the higher number of free games is attached to a lower multiplier and visa versa.
Choose your Spins and Multipliers
In the Free spin bonus round, players can choose from a set of dragon faces. The white dragon gives 20 free games with 5 x multiplier. The red dragon gives 15 free games with up to an 8x multiplier. The Black Dragon gives 10 free games with up to a 10x multiplier. The Blue dragon gives 8 free games with up to a 15x multiplier and finally the yellow dragon gives 5 free games with up to a 30x multiplier. In the bonus round, players can also re-trigger the free spin bonus and choose a completely different spin to multiplier ratio.
5 Dragons Gamble Feature
The 5 Dragons slot by Aristocrat Gaming also features a nifty gamble feature for those brave souls that want to increase their win after hitting a winning combination. In the gamble feature, players can choose either the colour or the suit of a randomly dealt paying card. If players correctly guess the colour of the card, they will double their winnings. If they correctly guess the suit of the card, they will quadruple their winnings. If players do not get the colour or the suit correct, they will lose their winnings from that round.