Empress of the Jade Sword is an Asian themed slot game with most of the standard symbols and graphics that you would expect from such a theme. There are cherry blossom trees, ancient styled buildings, and a beautiful body of water that helps bring the look of the slot together making it quite beautiful. We were drawn in the by the appearance of this slot game, and kept playing for the features. Our review will reflect all the different features that you can unlock from the slot game, and you should be able to find quite a few things that you like about the game after taking time to test it out like we did.
There are 20 fixed paylines in this slot, which means you must wager on all 20 of those lines each time that you spin the reels. During your spins you can wager a minimum of $0.01 per line and a maximum of $1.00 per line. That gives you an effective betting range of $0.20 and $20.00 per line. This isn’t a massive range to work with, but it’s a range that ought to work well for most gamblers with smaller budgets to work within. If you don’t mind wagering a smaller amount of money you can place some pretty lucrative bets in this slot game.
Each of the different human symbols are the most valuable of the bunch and they can show up on the reels stacked from top to bottom. These symbols are worth as much as 500 coins for a match of five of them across a payline. You’ll find yourself getting quite a few profitable wins using these symbols. It’s possible to get up to 500 coins on a single spin using two of the three human symbols, with a 300 coin payout coming from the final symbol. A set of five wilds will also give you a 500 coin payout, giving you quite a few ways to unlock some decent coin payouts from the slot game.
One of the coolest and most profitable features in Empress of the Jade Sword is the wild re-spin feature. In this feature any wilds that you get are locked into position for an additional re-spin. If you get Jade symbols next to these wilds they will transform into wilds as well, and additional wilds will get you an additional spin with wilds frozen in position. It’s very possible to get clusters of wilds with this feature and it should lead to quite a few prize payouts as you go through one round after the next.
Getting three or more of the scatter symbols will launc the free spin bonus feature. Once in the feature you will get between 8 and 20 free spins depending on how many scatters you got to activate the round. During the free spin bonus spins all human characters are stacked with three on top of one another for more chances to win prizes. Not only that, but if you get three or more scatters during the round you will trigger the same number of free spins once again, giving you more time in the free spin round.
Empress of the Jade Sword is a pretty entertaining slot game with some nice looking symbols and exciting features. It’s pretty basic overall, and simple to understand, but that doesn’t make it a poor slot game. The prize payouts aren’t massive, but combination wins are common thanks to the stacked symbols and wild re-spins.