Xingyun BaoZhu

Expect fireworks on the reels Xingyun Baozhu an explosive new Chinese themed slot creation by Eyecon. For those not fluent in Chinese, Xingyun Baozhun literally translates to mean lucky firecracker, so let's hope the game delivers plenty of bang for your buck when you spin the reels of this oriental delight that comes with expanding wilds and a free spins round.

About the Software Provider

Eyecon is a long-standing and established creator of online slots and scratch cards for the casino market. Some of their best-known titles include Fluffy in Space, Vlad'S Castle and Heartburst.

How to Play

Xingyun Baozhu slot has five-reels and three rows, and although it appears there is not a lot to write home about with the design, its black and basic and first impressions wouldn't get you excited. However, first impressions can be deceiving on Xingyun Baozhu. The plain black background doesn't offer much, but the flame style effects on the reels is a glimpse of the fire which awaits you as you spin.

To begin, players will need to select their stake for each spin, which can be between 25p and £12.50. Once decided you will begin and look to try land combinations of three or more matching symbols one of the games twenty-five paylines. There are lower value playing card symbols which reward with lower multiplier wins and higher theme symbols that payout more. The Catherine Wheel symbol is the best of the standard symbols.

Wild Symbol

The big bang will happen when players land the firecracker symbol, as this symbol is Xingyu Baozhu wild symbol. The firecracker wild is only available on reels one, three and five, but if it lands it can substitute for all, but the scatter symbol to help complete combinations. When the wild firecracker completes any other symbols combination, the win amount will be trebled.

Special Features

Xingyun Baozhu has one main bonus feature, and that is a free spins round. To trigger this feature, players must land three, four or five of the dragon scatter symbols in a single spin to earn 15, 20 or 25 free spins. As well as triggering the free spins the combination of three, four or five dragons is worth 5x, 15x or 300x your stake.

During the free spins, the wild firecracker symbol becomes an expanding wild. Once the wild lands it will expand and complete the entire reel, turning that whole reel wild. This will lead to more opportunity for wins, and each win with the wild will again have a 3x multiplier applied.

Mobile Compatibility

Play Xingyun Baozhu on mobile and desktop computer, or you can choose to put your feet up while spinning the reels on your mobile or tablet device.

Our Verdict

This firecracker of a game is a pretty simple one but one that can offer big rewards. The wild symbol has a very welcome 3x multiplier for its wins, and the bonus feature can lead to massive payouts.