Slots terms and grossary
A percentage of the total wagered money that the machine pays back to the players.
Pokies is the Australian slang term for slot machines.
Slots that have no moving parts. The spinning reels are simulated on a screen with amazing graphics and sound effects.
Multi spin slots have many paylines.
A fruit machine is the English term for a type of casino game that is called a slot machine in America.
A gambler who consistently wagers large amounts of money.
It offers free spins, additional wilds, or another big win potential.
An active payline is “turned on” and pays a prize if a winning combination lands on it.
It lets you set a wager and number of spins for the machine to complete automatically.
The maximum wager you can place on a slot, with all paylines active and the highest possible coin denomination.
Bet Per Line
The amount of money that you want to wager per line for your next spin.
There are bonus slot machines which may include specific slot features to enhance gameplay and give the player the opportunity to win extra money and spins.
An alternative way of referring to the 3 reel slot due to the fact that the first slot machines were three barreled.
The fixed amount of money a player must put into a machine in order to be eligible to play on that specific machine.
They will pay out the same fixed amount no matter how often they are won and how many players are playing.
Free spins are mostly given as bonus prizes and give players the opportunity to play extra rounds for free.
This is another word for a winning spin.
They have a higher payout percentage than the average slot machine.
They have physical reels that stop behind a glass revealing symbols.
Another name for slot machines.
The payline is a line or pattern that a winning combination needs to land on to win a prize.
It is the total amount a machine pays out over time.
It is a page or section that outlines how much you can win on a slot machine.
It has a grand prize that grows with each spin until it is won.
Random Number Generator
The random number generator determines where a slot machine’s symbols land.
The reels on a slot machine are the columns that contain various symbols.
A scatter symbol awards the player with a payout and often unlocks a bonus round or special feature.
The symbols are the images, numbers, and bars on the slot machines reels.
Tight slots are machines with low RTP and are not in the player’s favor.
It is a feature that positively affects the payouts of combinations that include wild symbols.
A win happens when you hit the correct combination of symbols that appears on an activated pay line.