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Smokin’ Hot Stuff Link


Smokin’ Hot Stuff Link

This linked progressive on Everi’s Dynasty Sol Sync premium cabinet adds to the popular Smokin’ Hot Stuff franchise with a game featuring free spins and a hold-and-re-spin bonus.

The base game is a five-reel, 50-line video slot, with base titles Fired Up Fat Stacks and Fired Up Fortunes. In both themes, as in other games in the series, the Smokin’ Hot Stuff devil character appears randomly to grant wilds, prize boosts and other perks.

Three or more scattered bonus symbols trigger six free games. In Fired Up Fat Stacks, the free spins play out on an alternate set of reels on which all low-paying symbols have been removed. In Fired Up Fortunes, door symbols are added to the free-spin reels to reveal a wild symbol, coin symbol or random paytable award.

Six or more scattered cash-on-reels coin symbols trigger the hold-and-re-spin bonus. The coin symbols lock in place for three spins, during which additional coin symbols and icons representing the lower-level jackpots can appear—static awards of $10 (Mini) or $40 (Minor), or a progressive resetting at $500 (Major). When a coin or jackpot symbol lands, the spin counter resets to three. Filling all 15 reel spots with coins or jackpots triggers the Grand progressive, resetting at $10,000.

The Hot Stuff devil character appears at random during the hold-and-re-spin bonus to award credit multipliers, boost the coin values, or award additional spins when the counter is at zero.

The game is available in a wide range of denominations, from pennies to $2, with the return-to-player percentage higher as the denomination rises.

Manufacturer: Everi Holdings
Platform: Dynasty Sol Sync
Format: Five-reel, 50-line video slot
Max Bet: 10, 400, 750
Denomination: .01, .02, .05, .10, 1.00, 2.00
Top Award: Progressive; $10,000 reset
Hit Frequency: Approximately 30%
RTP Range: 85%-97%

Frank Legato is editor of Global Gaming Business magazine. He has been writing on gaming topics since 1984, when he launched and served as editor of Casino Gaming magazine. Legato, a nationally recognized expert on slot machines, has served as editor and reporter for a variety of gaming publications, including Public Gaming, IGWB, Casino Journal, Casino Player, Strictly Slots and Atlantic City Insider. He has an B.A. in journalism and an M.A. in communications from Duquesne University in Pittsburgh, PA. He is the author of the books, How To Win Millions Playing Slot Machines... Or Lose Trying, and Atlantic City: In Living Color.  

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