Two recent club closures are the result of the inability to keep up with licensing costs. They were losing $10 000 each month, and the pokies were not bringing in enough revenue to offset these costs. The Wodonga Golf Club has racked up $500,000 in debt for its 40 pokie licenses. The club must offload its pokies or face closure.
Aliens is a Net Entertainment pokie game based on the classic 1986 film directed by James Cameron and starring Sigourney Weaver as Ellen Ripley. It features unique game play where you collect wins to progress through the three game stages.
Line 3 or more of the same symbol to win a prize, with the bigger your bet the more chance you have of winning a big prize, which will be shown totting up at the bottom of the screen. Classic card symbols from 10 to Ace will give you the lowest payouts, which start at 5 credits and go up to 80.
To begin with, three respins are triggered on reels 2, 3 and 4. Every symbol on reels 1 and 5 becomes a gold rhino. The wild African Queen resets the respins back to three. She is held for the rest of the respins, with a maximum of up to nine respins to be won.
There’s a whole gang of furry felines on Meow Money who are all just waiting to create the best winning combinations and help you secure some big rewards. Whatever your favourite type of cat is, you’ll find something on this pokie to cheer you up - with a lovely ginger, a tabby, a cute black and white moggy, a beautiful grey kitten and two cute cats playing together.
If a win is less than 7,000, you also have the chance to double up with the gamble feature. Pick the right colour of the card to win 2x your original wager. There's also the chance to discover the world of jackpot cards, which is a four-level mystery jackpot where you have to pick three matching card suits from 12 cards. A pharaoh is the wild which substitutes all others apart from the scatter symbol, which is the pyramids. Also, the pharaoh will double the value of your original win when he steps into play, so you'll want to keep him on your side. This figure is feeling particularly generous too, as a win from a line formed with more than one wild symbol is doubled.
It was in September 2014 that TITO technology was legalised in the ACT. Prior to this, it was banned; so, punters would have to feed cash into pokies and receive their winnings from gaming machines as cash. Now, players do not have to cash out their winnings; they can simply take a ticket from one machine to another.
If you're a dog owner you know that when you're planning a holiday you also have to plan where your four legged friend will stay. These days there are lots of options although none quite as luxurious as the hotel featured in the Hound Hotel pokie game from Microgaming.
We wanted to include the bet information first, because it can refer to any poker game played. Certain variants are more popular with certain bet types, so we’ll discuss those in greater detail below. Now let’s look at the popular poker games of the moment.