Moon Festival is a popular tradition in the countries of China and Vietnam. The famous gaming company Aristocrat turned this traditional festival into a slot game so that the whole world can appreciate and enjoy this cracker poker machine.
This pokie provides thorough entertainment with its 5 reels and 50 bet lines. Right from the layout and design till the kind of bonuses it offers, the game is every players’ favorite. The return to player rate is 94.76% depending on your version.
Slot Layout Moon Festival
As the game is straight from the Chinese tradition, it is based on Oriental and Chinese theme. The slot has a unique appearance with red flowers in the background and a night sky.
There are interesting symbols that demand your attention. The themed symbols like the lotus, a musical instrument, sun, rabbit, girl with flowers adorning her head and of course, the moon and a lantern are very impressive. There are more common card symbols too, that of the Ace, King, Queen, Jack, 10 and 9.
Base game symbols and Paylines
- Girl with flowers: This flower girl appears stacked and pays the highest, 100 for 5 of a kind. If you spot 4 of them, she will give you 50 coins, 15 if you spot 3 and 5 when there are 2 of them.
- Rabbit and Lotus: The blue rabbit cuddles to you with a 75 when you land with 5 of them, 50 when you land with 4, 15 coins for 3 of those and 5 for 2. The Lotus too pays you in exactly the same way as the rabbit.
- The Sun and Musical Instrument: These two pay on similar lines, giving 75 coins for 5 in a row, 25 coins for 4 in a row and a 10 for 3 of them in a row.
Chinese Lantern: This particular symbol is a Scatter, which shows up only the 1st, 2nd and 3rd reels. This red lantern lights up the players’ face with its free spins feature.
- The Moon: The most significant symbol is a Wild symbol. It appears only on reel numbers 2, 3, 4 and 5. As per any wild, this symbol too replaces all other symbols other than the scatter. It is called as the sticky wild because if you land up with a wild during the game, it will stick in the same place till the end of the game.
- The Ace and King: They both pay you 50 times your wager if you land with 5 of them, 20 times your wager if you land with 4 of them and 10 times when you land with 3 of them.
- Queen and Jack: They give you 50x your bet for 5 of a kind, 15x your bet for 4 of a kind and 5x for 3 of a kind.
- 10 and 9: These pay 50x for 5 in a row, 10x for 4 in a row and 5 times the wager for 3 in a row.
Bonus Symbols and Features
Sticky Wild & Free Games Feature: If you land with 3 lanterns, you are awarded with 10 free games. Additionally, if a scatter lands below the wild symbol, the player is again given 5 free games.
Concluding Thoughts for Moon Festival
This game is more than just an addition to the already existing Chinese themed games. It gives you ample opportunity to win by taking part in the festivities and helping you to make money. You would surely be thanking the moon and the stars.
**Review of the free or real money online PC, Mac, iPad, iPhone, Android app version of Moon Festival slots by Aristocrat**