Reel Riches Fortune Age is a May 2015 wealth-inspired video slot developed by Williams Interactive and distributed by SG Digital. It is the second slot in the two-game Reel Rich series whose earliest slot is Reel Rich Devil (February 2011). Themes: wheel of fortune, oriental, treasure, Feng Shui concept, precious metals, playing card values, porcelain, and Chinese mythology.
The developer’s other Fortune-branded games are Wishing You Fortune (May 2015), Fortunes of the Caribbean, and Leprechaun’s Fortune (June 2010); other Riches-themed games are Li’l Red Riches and The Wizard of Oz: Wicked Riches (February 2014). Williams Interactive’s more relatable slots: Monopoly Big Money Reel (October 2018), Dragons Inferno (June 2013), Dragon Wheel, Game of Dragons, Hot Molten Money, and Lantern Festival (February 2013).
Reel Riches Fortune Age’s rival slots include: Caishen Riches (January 2019) from EAgaming, Happy Riches (June 2020) from NetEnt, and 88 Riches (May 2016) from GameArt. Twelve symbols (“wild” tile, silver Feng Shui coin, Confucius, potful of treasure, golden boat, Chinese lantern, vase, A, K, Q, J, and 10) require three, four, or five winning combinations.
Reel Riches Fortune Age Game Characteristics
Reel Riches Fortune Age has a partitioned gold-framed maroon 5X4 grid; 40 fixed paylines, seventeen symbols, 19 total bets, upgraded Feng Shui coins, two wilds, two substitutes, 5-20 free games, +3 extra free games, bet multipliers, win multipliers, extra win multipliers, a coin-matching bonus game, five different jackpots, and regularly pays from $0.05 to $1,250.00.
Reel Riches Fortune Age has seven special symbols and ten ordinary symbols. Special symbols: the first substitute is an octagonal blue “wild” tile; the second substitute-and-wild is a silver Feng Shui coin; the free games-triggering scatter is a green rhombus between a golden dragon; and green, pink, blue, golden, and red jackpots-triggering Feng Shui coins.
Ordinary symbols: Chinese philosopher Confucius in a red robe and a jeweled crown; a golden potful with treasure; a Feng Shui gold boat; a golden-and-red Chinese lantern; a sparkling white-and-blue vase; a purple-and-golden A; an orange-and-golden K; a golden Q; a blue-and-golden J; and a red-and-golden 10.
Mobile devices: to set the bet, press the “<<” icon along the left margin, click “1”, swipe up or down accordingly until the mark pointer pinpoints the desired total bet, then press “ accept”. On desktops, the buttons are lined along the bottom, where –/+ can be used to adjust the total bet. The Reel Riches Fortune Age total bets: $0.40 (minimum bet), $0.80, $1.20, $1.60, $2.00, $2.40, $2.80, $3.20, $4.00, $4.80, $6.00, $8.00, $10.00, $20.00, $30.00, $40.00, $50.00, $88.00, and $100.00 (maximum bet). The $100.00 bet offers these Reel Riches Fortune Age payouts for three, four, and five winning combinations. “Wild”, or silver Feng Shui coin pays $62.50, $250.00, and $1,250.00. Confucius pays $25.00, $62.50, and $375.00. Potful of treasure pays $20.00, $62.50, and $312.50. Feng Shui gold boat pays $12.50, $50.00, and $250.00. Chinese lantern, or vase, or A pays $12.50, $37.50, and $187.50. K, or Q, or J, or 10 pays $12.50, $25.00, and $125.00. More than one Feng Shui coins can be strewn across the grid, prompting a wheel of Fortune whose wedge size depends with the amount of triggering coins. The green, pink, blue, golden, and red Feng Shui coins can appear on the wheel’s wedges, whereby each coin’s color is assigned its own jackpot. The jackpot counters self-adjust depending on the staked bet. Example: these are the maximum jackpots associated with the $100 bet. A green Feng Shui coin means a mini jackpot: $100.00, $200.00, or $800.00; and upgraded pink, blue, golden and red coins. A pink Feng Shui coin means a minor jackpot: $100.00, $200.00, $500.00, or $800.00; and upgraded blue, golden and red coins. A blue Feng Shui coin means a major jackpot: $100.00, $200.00, $500.00, $800.00, or $1000.00; and upgraded golden and red coins. A golden Feng Shui coin means a grand jackpot: $100.00, $200.00, $500.00, $800.00, or $1,000.00; and upgraded red coins. A red Feng Shui coin means a mega jackpot: $100.00, $200.00, $500.00, $800.00, or $1000.00. Three dragons offer free games and X2 bet multiplier. Four dragons offer free games and X5 bet multiplier. Three dragons offer free games and X50 bet multiplier. Spinning wheel’s maximum bet multiplier is X10000. The matched Feng Shui coins determine the amount of free games and their respective win multipliers. Matching three golden, green, red, blue and pink Feng Shui coins offers 5, 8, 10, 15, and 20 free games (and possible +3 extra free games) respectively—and either X2 or X3 (extra) win multipliers. The non-progressive jackpot is $250,000.00. The good Reel Riches Fortune Age software has: green and golden buttons; and 10, 50, 100, or 200 autoplay rounds. Sounds include oriental instrumentals and ringing. The animated 3D graphics include dolly zoom, sparkle effect, gushing coins, fire-breathing dragon, and blazing reels. Luck in Reel Riches Fortune Age A game of chance, the RTP rate of Reel Riches Fortune Age is 96.15% and the house edge is 3.85%.