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Dancing Drums Ultimate Explosion

Light & Wonder

Dancing Drums Ultimate Explosion

This extension of one of Light & Wonder’s all-time favorite brands, on the giant Mural cabinet, features expanding reels and a five-level progressive jackpot, the top prize a wide-area progressive in the Cash Connection ($400,000 reset) or Reel Adventure ($200,000) link.

The base game plays out on a standard three-by-five reel array, with 243 ways to win on each spin. The base game is the classic Dancing Drums with a new Jade Drum symbol added.

Three or more Jade Drums trigger a free spin bonus in which the player picks the volatility of the feature according to the changing height of the reels. Players choose between 15 free spins with 243 ways, 10 free spins with 1,024 ways, five free spins with 3,125 ways, or three free spins with 7,776 ways. If one of the three drums is golden, it triggers Golden Free Spins. The player picks 15, 10, five, or three free spins with 1,024, 3,125, 7,776, or 32,768 ways to win, respectively.

The Ultimate Explosion feature combines the two free-spin modes on an 8-6-7-6-8 grid.

If the bonus triggers with at least one Gold Fu symbol, the Fu Babies Gold Bonus will be activated. The top Ultimate Explosion jackpot (starting at $200,000 or $400,000) is triggered by three Explosion Fu Babies symbols during the Fu Babies Gold Bonus with a bet of 588 credits or more.

The four standard-area progressives are won through a coin collection feature that bursts a central pot of gold coins to award a prize resetting at $10 (Mini), $25 (Minor), $800 (Major), or $10,000 (Grand).


Manufacturer: Light & Wonder
Platform: Mural
Format: Five-reel, 243-ways-to-win video slot
Max Bet: 1,000
Denomination: .01
Top Award: Progressive; $200,000 or $400,000 reset
Hit Frequency: 29.97%
RTP Range: 86.02%-88.08%