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Pirates Skull & Bones

Multimedia Games

Pirates Skull & Bones

This latest game in Multimedia’s High Rise Games Series features a six-tier progressive, displayed on the format’s tall vertical monitor. The base game is a 35-line video slot in a five-by-four reel setup (five reels, four spots per reel).

As with other multi-progressives from Multimedia, the jackpots are won by accumulating six or more jackpot symbols scattered on the reels.  At max bet, six jackpot symbols return the Mini jackpot, resetting at $10. Seven symbols return the Minor prize, resetting at $30. Eight symbols win the Major, resetting at $90; nine, the Mega, resetting at $250; 10, the Grand, resetting at $1,000. Twelve jackpot symbols at max-bet return the top Ultra progressive, which resets at $2,500.

 Below max bet, six or more scattered jackpot symbols award flat credit prizes ranging from 200 credits to 50,000 credits, which are multiplied by the line bet.

Bonus symbols scattered on the first, third and fifth reels trigger the Pirates Free Spins Bonus, with a triggering award of 100 credits times the bet multiplier and eight free games. Bonus symbols landing during a free spin re-trigger the feature.

Manufacturer: Multimedia Games
Platform: High Rise Games
Format: Five-reel, 35-line video slot
Denomination: .01, .02, .05
Max Bet: 175
Top Award: Progressive; $2,500, $5,000 or $12,500 reset
Hit Frequency: Approximately 30%
Theoretical Hold: 2.05%-14.98%

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