Jewels of the Orient Details Page
Jewels of the Orient is based on Microgaming software and is therefore excellent. Players can customize the playing environment to their liking by enabling or disabling the various sound options. They can enable the Quick Spin option to make the reels come to rest quickly. The players’ balance can be expressed either as coins or credits. The Auto Spins options in the Expert Mode are fairly comprehensive.
Easy to Understand (10)
The rules are simple and easy to understand. The bonus feature is clearly explained.
Graphics & Sounds (9)
The sounds in Jewels of the Orient do not rise above the ordinary but the graphics and animation most certainly do. The kind of exquisite crafting that is the hallmark of Oriental theme slots is evident. All symbols get animated. Effects like birds flying or trees swaying in the background add realism to the animation.
Theme and Concept (10)
Oriental themes are extremely popular probably because of the growth of players from Asian countries. The theme in this slot game has been executed differently. By including ladies from different Oriental countries the slot game will have wider popularity. One of the excellent thematic features is that the Oriental ladies are wearing their national costumes.
Game Features (9)
The best feature in the Jewels of the Orient is the bonus round that combines the bonus game and the free spins round. One of the advantages of this bonus round is that players get increased benefits for drawing more scatter symbols. The standard features like wild symbol and scatter symbol are present. One of the drawbacks is that the wild symbol does not multiply payouts. Also there is no gamble game. However the bonus round makes up for these drawbacks.
Betting Options (9)
All three betting options can be exercised in Jewels of the Orient. The number of coins per payline and the coin denomination range are adequate. The number of paylines being only nine is on the lower side, especially when the trend is to have more paylines in slot games. The total bet range varies from 0.01 to 45.00.
There is no progressive jackpot in Jewels of the Orient, which is a drawback. The highest fixed jackpot is not fancy amount but is not too bad either. Therefore it makes up partly for the absence of a progressive jackpot.