Playtech has developed a very interesting pokies named Nian Nian You Yu progressive jackpot. Nian Nian You Yu means “May every year end with ample surplus” or “Abundance throughout the whole year” in Chinese where you can win a whole lot of abundant cash prizes. This game is based off of a Chinese New Year theme and features ornate graphics, lots of the color red, and access to four progressive jackpots. The Nian Nian You Yu Yellow jackpot is currently worth $320,813 (at the time of writing). On average, this jackpot pays out $114,802 every 4 days and 4 hours. It was last hit on Monday, 16 May 2016, awarding $172,829 at that time
What is Nian Nian You Yu Yellow Jackpot game about?
Nian Nian You Yu is Chinese based pokies game that greet you from the beginning, with a golden fish leaping out of the water and Chinese imagery in the background. The Chinese characters for the name of the game are right on top of the English letters as well. You will see symbols such as the red card, red money envelopes that are traditionally gifted on Chinese New Year, a tray of delicious looking steamed dumplings, a paper dragon looking fierce, the same golden jumping fish from the welcome screen, a string of red firecrackers, a basket full of oranges, red paper lanterns, cherry blossoms, or a plate of dumplings with dipping sauce.
The best part about this pokies game is the progressive jackpot. At the top of your screen you will see four dragons – red, yellow, green and blue. Each of these represents a different jackpot amount, ranging from thousands to hundreds of thousands of dollars. Players have even won up to a million dollars, making this one of the best jackpots around.
How to play Nian Nian You Yu Yellow Progressive Jackpot?
You can play at online casino from your home computer, your mobile phone or tablet. You will see scatters, nine paylines to win from, wilds, multipliers, and best of all, progressive jackpots. Every symbol is not only Chinese themed but ornately decorated with intricate graphics and Chinese symbols. The background of the pokies machine is a red Chinese temple with paper lanterns hanging from it. You have the choice to bet anywhere from one cent to nine cents, based on how many paylines you want to play. With a max bet of nine cents and a potential win of tens of thousands of dollars from the progressive jackpots, this is an awesome pokies game to play.
What are the features in Nian Nian You Yu Yellow Progressive Jackpot?
While the progressive jackpots are the biggest and most memorable feature of this game, there are also some pretty great features in the regular game. The purple dragon symbol can get you a jackpot prize of 10,000 coins, a total of $900. There is also a Wild symbol, the big red koi, which substituted for all symbols.
Usually Wilds do not substitute for scatters, but it does in this game! That means you can spin so many more scatters on the reels, increasing your wins significantly. The Scatter symbol is the Chinese characters for Nian Nian You Yu, and it appears only on reels two, three and four. Scatter symbols substitute for any other symbol and doubles your wins.
Other than Scatters, Wilds and progressive jackpots, there are no other bonus features such as a bonus game, stacked wilds or multipliers.
The jackpot is called the Dragon Jackpot and it is activated randomly. It is not totally random though, because you have a greater chance of winning if you play the max bet. If you trigger the jackpot, you are guaranteed one of the amounts shown in the dragon boxes at the top of the screen, above the reels. There is then a Wheel of Fortune that you spin and spin continually until you match three colors. The color you spin three times is the color jackpot that you win. This is a really fun way to win a jackpot and is definitely worth a shot!
How to win Nian Nian You Yu Yellow Progressive Jackpot?
There are four-level Dragon Jackpot to be drawn in this game of pokies. All four jackpots are collected due to deductions of one percent of the real bets placed by the player. Green jackpot starts raising from $10, blue – from 100, red – from 1000 and yellow – from 20000. Fighting for all entire jackpots is possible playing by any bet, but as higher the placed amount, higher your chances to get lucky to pass into the special round. It can begin during any regular spin due to the random number generator.
You would have to spin an analogue of the fortune wheel with colorful sectors which match each of the jackpots at the special screen. This way, there are four green cells and only one yellow here. The lucky one wins the jackpot according to the sector an arrow shows.