Today we review “3 Kingdoms – Battle of Red Cliffs” the new online slot machine from Pragmatic Play. Yet another, new and unique, slot game by the provider, this one takes us to the Far East, on a time of warlords and conquerors. Pragmatic Play has had a stellar year so far, with a number of great releases, each distinct from the other. 3 Kingdoms is no exception, the slot game has characteristic features, which we will further discus on this article. The game was launched on 25.4.2017 and, for now, is only available on LeoVegas, online casino, as an exclusive.
3 Kingdoms – Battle of Red Cliffs is a 5 reels and 25 paylines slot machine available on desktop, tablet, as well as most other mobile devices. The min and max bets players can lay – range from 0.25 to 125, depending on the currency played. The coin size ranges from 0.01 to 0.50. Two meter bars stands on the top of the screen. The meter bars activate the “Spoils of War” bonus. The slot game’s theme takes inspiration from ancient Chinese history and revolves around the famous naval battle of Chibi. The slot has typical Asian animation, and the the background shows an armada of Chinese warships sailing to war.
The high value symbols on the reels all relate to the theme. The highest paying symbols are the 3 warlords. There is Cao Cao (blue), Liu Bei (green) and Sun Quan (pink). Cao Cao (blue) is the highest paying symbol on the game. Medium value symbols feature a warship, a sword + shield and a helmet. 9, 10, J, Q, K, and A make up the low value symbols. The scatter symbol is a Chinese castle which only lands on reels 1, 3 and 5. The wild symbol is a red banner with a golden dragon on it. Wilds can substitute for all other symbols except the scatter. The 3 high value symbols and the wild, can appear stacked on the reels.
Players can trigger the free spins feature by landing 3 scatter symbols, simultaneously, on reels 1, 3 and 5. When the players trigger the free spins, they will have 3 options to choose from.
- Vanity – Awards 20 free spins and the Sun Quan (pink) symbol becomes wild on reels 2, 3, 4 and 5.
- Intrigue – Awards 10 free spins and both the Sun Quan (pink) and Liu Bei (green) symbols become wilds on reels 2, 3, 4 and 5.
- All out War – Gives just 5 free spins but now all 3 high value symbols (green, pink, blue) become wilds on reels 2, 3, 4 and 5.
Players can retrigger the feature by landing 3 additional scatters during one of the free spins.
Spoils Of War Bonus
As mentioned, there are 2 meter bars on top of the slot’s screen. During the base game, every time the 3 high paying symbols (green, pink, blue) land, simultaneously, on the reels, a point is added to the first meter bar on top of the screen. The second meter bar has a cash value which starts from 0 and increases with 2% of the bet, during every spin. If the player gets 40 points on the first meter bar, the Spoils Of War progressive feature will start. 8 envelopes will appear on screen, each hiding a multiplier. Multipliers can go from 2x up to 200x. The player will have to choose one of the envelopes. The multiplier the player gets will be subjected to the cash value of the second bar. Players will then claim the win.
3 Kingdoms – Battle of Red Cliffs is a medium volatility casino slot, with an RTP of 96.5%. The online slot has huge winning potential, especially through the free spins, where all the high playing symbols can become wild. Moreover, the progressive Bonus is as unique as it is fun and rewarding. What makes it even more exciting is that players can decide, through the bet amount, for how much they wants to play the bonus. Finally we have to talk about the design and graphics which are superb, as is the gameplay. In total, an amazing slot game by Pragmatic Play which you can only appreciate after you try it yourself. So head exclusively to LeoVegas and let us know what multipliers you picked.
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