Gameplay and Paylines
The Texas Tea video slot, developed by IGT, has five reels and nine lines (their number varies). The slot machine can be played at line bets ranging from one to five coins. Their denomination is determined by the casino rules. The model has special symbols, a bonus round and some other options.
Winnings in Texas Tea slot paid by combinations of the same symbols located in a row on the active line, starting with the first reel. Pictures can be from three, two or even one, depending on the symbol. The amount the player has to get is calculated on the line bet and the coefficient of the resulting combination by multiplying these values. The maximum multiplier is x10,000.
Only the highest combination on one line is considered to be winning. All the payouts that are due to the client are transferred to his account after the end of the spin. You can try to increase them in the risky game by betting the whole amount or half of it. Here you need to guess the colour of the closed card. A correct guess doubles the payout, an incorrect one results in losing the bet without the right to make a mistake.
The declared by the manufacturer theoretical return of Texas Tea slot machine is 97.35%.
There are two types of prize options in the Texas Tea game:
➊ Oil Dividend Bonus – a bonus feature implemented on the playing field;
➋ Big Oil Bonus – a mini-game.
The Oil Dividend Bonus is triggered by three, four or five images of Old Ted on the screen. The amount of the prize depends on the number of symbols appearing on the playing field, and on the size of the total bet:
• 3, 8, 15 or 25 total bets are awarded for three pictures. The multiplier for a spin bet is chosen at random;
• for four – 8, 10, 25, 40 or 50;
• for five – 20, 30, 50, 75 or 100.
The Big Oil Bonus game is triggered when three, four or five consecutive oil rig symbols appear on the screen, starting on the left-most reel. Depending on the number of symbols in the sequence, the player gets three to five oil rigs. These are placed by the user on a virtual map of Texas on an additional screen.
Depending on the number of bonus symbols rolled and changes the value of oil rigs:
• on a combination of three symbols, the prize for a successfully placed structure on the map will be 5-100 credits;
• On a combination of four pictures – 5-200;
• On a sequence of five bonus symbols – 5-495.
Rewards for the towers are added up and given to the user after the bonus game ends.