The Happy Golden Ox of Happiness is a very Chinese influenced game that centers on the Year of the Ox. The Ox is strong and resourceful and a perfect choice for many players. This game has five reels and fifty paylines. There is a progressive jackpot that increases in value with every real money bet that is placed and players may want to set the auto play. The auto play allows the player to preset the number of reels the game runs for consecutively and at any point the player can stop the auto play and revert back to manually hitting the spin button. The maximum bet per spin is $1 on all fifty paylines.
The golden ox is wild and in the base game, is the trigger for the progressive jackpot. Five of the golden ox symbols on an active line awards the player the jackpot. During free spins players cannot win the jackpot and will win 8888 coins for five golden ox symbols.
Re-Spins, Free Spins and Increasing Multipliers
The scatter is the year of the ox insignia and this awards players multiplying payouts. Five of the year of the ox symbols award the player 188x the coin bet placed, four awards the player 88x the coin bet placed and three awards the player 8x the coin bet placed. If the player lands the Happy Ox on reels 1 and 5 at the same time he is treated to a re-spin of the reels. The player can enjoy the re-spins up to 8 times and also during the free spins games, with both options offering an increased multiplier with every extra re-spin. In the base game, the multiplier starts at 1x and in the free spins the multiplier starts at 3x. Three and more of the scatter year of the ox logos award the player 8 free spins. During the free spins all winnings are tripled. Free spins can be triggered again but the player cannot win the progressive jackpot during the free spins. This game oozes Chinese culture and is enjoyable to play with some outstanding winning options offered.