The Big Easy Pokie
The Big Easy Pokie BackgroundThe city of New Orleans, also nicknamed the ‘Big Easy' is the inspiration behind the Big Easy pokie from IGT. It is the ideal destination if you are looking to have some good times partying from pub to pub and watching live jazz shows. You can relax as you dine at one of the fancy restaurants and watch the jazz maestros do their best to entertain their revelers. As you grab a bite of the seafood or take a sip of the local drinks at Bourbon Street, you can wait for your favorite tune to come up. To further chase the boredom away, why don’t you grab a saxophone and try out a tune or two?
Pokie FeaturesThe Big Easy is a Jazz themed online video pokie that has been developed by IGT. The game is played on 5 reels, 3 rows and 20 fixed pay lines. It not only keeps you humming to the jazzy tunes, but the game also comes with special bonus features that include free spins that are accompanied by multipliers. You will be entertained by the jazz musicals in the background as you spin the reels of the pokie. To get you further immersed into the exciting environment, the symbols at the Big Easy pokie are all theme related. They start at the top with the lady singer followed by the male jazz player. Other high paying symbols include the keyboard and the saxophone. The lower paying symbols include the lobster meal, the narrow streets, the bright Bourbon Street lights, local wine glass and the live jazz flier. The Big Easy pokie also bears special symbols that are capable of improving your winnings. This includes the wild and scatter symbols. The wild symbol is represented by the game’s logo. It is a high paying symbol which can get you 25 times your total bet when you land 5 of them on a pay line. It can also substitute the other symbols apart from the scatter when completing a winning combination. The crescent moon acts as the scatter symbol in the game. It is responsible for multiplying the winnings that you get from the game. Consecutively, getting 3, 4 or 5 scatter symbols earn a multiplier of 4X, 11X or 20X of the total bet.
The Big Easy Pokie
- Jackpot Win 1,000
- Scatter Symbol Yes
- Volatility Medium
- Wild Symbol Yes
- RTP 95.01%
- Quick Spin Yes
- Bet Value 0.20-100.00
- Max Bet 100.00
How to Play ‘The Big Easy’ Video Pokie
The Big Easy comes with a straightforward gameplay which makes it easy for all players to spin its reels. As you head to the enticing live jazz clubs in the streets of New Orleans, you should set your budget. You start by choosing the amount that you should set for your line bet as you have to play on the 20 fixed pay lines.
You can use the +/- icons to increase or decrease the total bet amount. You should then click on the Spin button to get the reels in motion. Alternatively, you can hit on the Auto play option to have the game running continuously without interruptions.
Special Bonus Features
You do not only have to enjoy the exciting New Orleans environment with relaxing jazz music, but the Big Easy game can get you big winnings to make this a reality. There are special bonus features that can get you huge payouts. These include the free spins, wild substitutions, special scatters and a gamble feature.
The Big Easy free spins feature is triggered by landing 3 or more ‘The Big Easy’ symbols anywhere on the reels. The feature gets you an entertaining gaming session as you have to choose which of the 5 jazz clubs you want to play at and the instrument that best suits you. The choice of a jazz club determines the number of free spins that you get, while the 5 instruments determine the multiplier for the bonus.
The number of free spins that you get initially depends on the number of The Big Easy symbols that triggered the feature. This payout as follows;
- 3 of The Big Easy wild symbols get you 8, 10 or 15 free spins with a multiplier of 2X to 4X.
- 4 of the Big Easy symbols get you 16, 18 or 20 free spins accompanied by a multiplier of 5X, 6X or 10X.
- 5 Big Easy symbols earn 22, 24 or 25 free spins and multipliers of 7X, 8X or 10X.
The free spins can be retriggered to get you up to 50 free spins and a chance to increase your payouts.
Coin Gamble Feature
The Big Easy pokie also comes with a gamble feature, where you choose one of the golden coins to enable you to double or triple your winnings.