Fruit Zen is a part fruity, part Buddhist html5 video slot that Betsoft released on June 27, 2014. The title “Fruit Zen” partially results from its fruity symbolism, while “Zen” is an ideological term—it is associated with the oriental Mahayana Buddhism sect—that refers to meditation.
Other fruity Betsoft-owned games include: Fruit Bat Crazy (March 2019), Jackpot series, Revolution (May 2014), Hell Raiser (October 2012), Magic Lines (June 2011), Mega King (March 2015), Monkey Money (January 2012), Super Joker (July 2014), Old Timer (June 2011), Super Money Wheel (January 2014), and Vegas Joker (August 2011).
Fruit Zen’s rival games include Fu Fruits Jackpots (February 2018) from Skywind Group, Asian Fruit Combo (June 2020) from Givme Games, and Fruit Fortune (October 2016) from Greentube. Seven symbols (orange, lemons, grapes, watermelons, plum, raspberry, and cherries) require three, four, or five winning combinations.
Fruit Zen Game Characteristics
Fruit Zen is set in a serene rocky beach that overlooks a rippling purplish sea. It has a transparent and non-partitioned 5X3 grid in a partially submerged brown metallic frame. The numbered spots lined correspondingly along the grid’s margin show the pathways of its ten two-way adjustable paylines (six options).
It has eleven coin denominations, ten bet levels, eight symbols, 660 total bets, locked wild reels, free re-spin, no side game, and has regular payouts that range from $0.05 to $2500.00.
Fruit Zen has a flowery special symbol among its seven shiny ordinary symbols. The special symbol, a substituting wild, is a white, red and golden trademark. The ordinary symbols: a leafy orange; one and a half lemons; a bunch of purple grapes; one and a quarter watermelons; a leafy plum; raspberry; and leafy cherries.
Fruit Zen’s coin denominations: $0.01, $0.02, $0.03, $0.04, $0.05, $0.10, $0.15, $0.20, $0.25, $0.50, and $1.00. Bet levels: 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, and 10. Options for the active paylines: 1, 3, 5, 7, 9, and 10. Minimum bet: $0.01. Maximum bet: $100.00.
The $100.00 bet offers these self-adjusting Fruit Zen payouts for three, four, and five winning combinations. Orange pays $500.00, $2000.00, and $2500.00. Lemons pay $250.00, $600.00, and $1200.00. Grapes pay $100.00, $250.00, and $600.00. Watermelons pay $80.00, $200.00, and $500.00. Plum pays $70.00, $150.00, and $400.00. Raspberry, or cherries pay $50.00, $100.00, and $250.00.
Exclusive to the inner reels, the landed “Fruit Zen” symbol—and the entire reel—is shroud in a glittering “wild” wreath of pink lotuses that are locked for the following one free re-spin. Fruit Zen’s non-progressive jackpot is $20000.00.
The good Fruit Zen software features: suitable for both desktops and smartphones; quick spin; and 10, 15, 20, 25, 30, 40, 50, and 100 autospins. Ambient background: melodious tune. Sound effects: chinking, flute music, jarring sound, Chinese drumming, and fingerstyle guitar. The animated HD graphics include flowing lotus, dolly zoom, glitter effect, glistening, spinning fruits, fruity sunbeams, and paylines’ ballistic trajectories.
Luck in Fruit Zen
Fruit Zen is a game of chance whose RTP rate of 95.96% and the house edge is 4.04%.