The Book of Ra Deluxe Jackpot version is a lot like the classic Book of Ra Deluxe except for the jackpot element. It also has the Ancient Egypt theme where players try to find a hidden treasure, five reels and ten paylines. The setting is in a decorated pyramid. The graphics are really pleasant to the eyes and the demographics are captivating and interesting. It includes a feature for free games which allows players to get ten free spins and an expanding symbol which can fill the entire reel. A player can get into the jackpot feature by filling the chest with golden coins. The goal is to get at least three symbols together on different winning lines though sometimes any two symbols work just as well. Playing the Book of Ra Deluxe Jackpot edition is a lot like playing the original Book of Ra Deluxe. The gameplay and graphics are very similar.
The magic book acts as the wildcard symbol which is also the joker. It can be seen spinning round the reels. If a player lands at least three of them on a single spin, they can get a price that is up to 200 times their stake. They also trigger the feature for free games and receive ten free spins. Symbols have different values. The archaeologist (Indiana Jones) has the highest value followed by the Pharaoh’s mask. The Indiana Jones-like explorer can award a player up to 500 times their total bet.
Card symbols have the least value. They include; K, A, 10 and Q. Other symbols such as the bird god Horus and Scarab beetles have average value. Players that can get five archaeological symbols in a row receive the best jackpot experience. In Book of Ra Deluxe Jackpot games, players can only activate single paylines in the range of one to ten. To increase chances of winning, a player may activate the highest number of paylines. This is because the probability of winning on multiple paylines at the same time is higher than on a single payline.
With Book of Ra Deluxe Jackpot, players can be tempted to go overboard. It is always a good idea to bet within your budget. If you activate your auto-play function, your bets are automatically replaced so you need to be careful with that too. The game has a return to player percentage of 94.26 which may not be perfect but is good enough. The rewards are high and it has some extra features to increase chances of winning. A player can bet from 0.10 to 20.00 in every spin which should be satisfactory to most gamblers. It is possible to double a player’s price using the optional mini game.
One of the most appealing features of the Book of Ra Deluxe Jackpot edition, apart from the jackpot element is its classic Egyptian look. The theme is slightly dark with a setting sun. it is in a desert setting and pyramids can be seen at the top of the game screen. It is practical yet beautiful and mystical. Like most Novomatic creations, it is free of any unnecessary features and the graphics are decent.