Get to Know Slot Terminologies

Here are some words and phrases to get to know so your time at the slots is more enjoyable.

1. 1 liner - this is a slot machine with only one reel. Players need to line up three similar symbols to win.

2. 2 liner - this slot machine has two reels. Players need to line up three similar symbols to win and then six symbols to get double.

3. 3 liner - this is a slot machine with three reels. Players must line up three same symbols in order to win.

4. 5 liner - this is a slot machine with three reels. Players need to align three symbols that are similar horizontally, and then with two symbols that are alike in a diagonal row. Actually any of these lines can win.

5. Betting Units - this will determine the amount of coins that players need to bet in a certain slot machine. Then players can choose how many of their bet they want to spend with every line.

The recent betting units are presented in units and not in coins like before. It is like: $1 is at 100 units.

6. Bonus Symbol - the bonus symbol normally when triggered will give players a bonus. This can be found at feature slot machines.

7. Coin Size - there are slot machine where players are able to choose the size of the coin that they want to bet.

8. Feature Slot - these are slots that are built to entertain players by adding more features to the slot machine that when activated will benefit the players such as movies or bonus games.

9. Fixed Value Slots - these slot machines allow players to actually adjust their bet with every spin on the machine. They can choose to adjust the coin size, number of lines and number of coins.

10. Jackpot - many of the old reels have regular jackpots, this is hitting three similar symbols in one line. The jackpot prize is usually set. There are many different types of jackpots.

11. Multiplier - these are called the wild symbols too. Usually they are at reel slots but not always available. Players need to collect wild symbols to be entitled for a bonus.

12. Number of coins - there are slot machine where players are able to choose the number of coins that they want to bet with every line.

13. Number of lines - there are also slot machine where players are given a chance to choose the number of lines that they want to bet.

 
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