California Gold Overview
This is an adventurous slot machine which takes players to the mines to look for treasure. California Gold is designed with 20 paylines, 3 rows, and 5 reels. This slot is based on the California Gold Rush which started in 1848 and lasted for 7 years. The background is designed with mountains and blue skies.
Players can play this slot for real money or for free at online casinos. When playing for real money, the player will be required to place their stake first. The minimum bet is 0.01 coins for one bet line. The maximum stake you can place is 40 coins for one spin. Symbols you will meet on the paylines are a donkey, pick, lantern, mining truck, map, dynamite, and bandit. You win a jackpot of 5000 times your bet when you steal gold from other prospectors. A winning combination will be formed when the player lands three, four or five similar icons on a winning bet line. This slot machine has two special icons which are:
- Miner – The miner is the wild icon. It will only appear on the 2nd, 3rd, and 4th reels. The miner completes winning combination by substituting other icons apart from the scatter. When it completes a winning line, the payouts will be multiplied by two.
- Gold Symbol – This is the scatter of the game, and it triggers the bonus round.
Treasure in the Mines
The bonus features in this casino game make it easy and fun for the gamer to get high cash rewards in their search for treasure. They are:
This feature is triggered when you land three or more scatters anywhere in the view. The player is rewarded with 10 free spins. All wins during the free spins round are subject to x3 multiplier. The feature can be retriggered by landing more scatter icons during the free spins round. The player can also activate the mad miner bonus during this bonus round.
Mad Miner Bonus Round
This bonus game is activated when the mad miner appears on the second, third or fourth reel. The player is required to choose one mine from the four mines given and start riding the mine cart. The miner will pick five gold nuggets during the ride which have different weights which determines the final prize.
The player can gamble their wins by pressing the gamble button. You can either quadruple or double your payouts by guessing the right outcome of a playing card. You lose all your rewards when you give the wrong guess.
This slot by NextGen developers is designed with lively and bright graphics which reflect the theme perfectly. Players can play the game at casinos online from their Macbook, iPhone, iPad, PC, tablets or smartphones. The RTP of this slot machine is 95.2%.