There aren’t many pokies out there that become popular enough to endorse their own series of games by Playtech’s Sopranos has done just that. In fact, this edition is based on the original version, expect with all of the bells and whistles you are likely to find on a modern day video pokie. The reputation of the game has seen the pokie grow into a well-known progressive jackpot with more and more people taking notice of its massive pay-outs. This wonderful game has a neat mining valley theme, packed full of precious gems and sparkling treasure, making it the perfect place to home a progressive jackpot that averages a whopping $70,000. As is the norm with all recent Playtech releases, Sopranos has been crafted brilliantly, offering players a truly authentic replica of the original, without losing any of the character. The animations and graphics work seamlessly and even the “quarking” of the vultures that sit on the reels make it feel like a true gaming experience from start to finish.
Features and Bonus Round
During the game, players should look out for the ruby icon, which acts as a scatter symbol, paying from 5x to 200x depending on the number hit. The hidden gem of the game is most definitely the bonus round. Triggered by spinning a single “hand diamond” symbol anywhere within the five reels, players are greeted by an awesome, not forgetting lucrative role play round. It is up you to save the trapped Indian, Cowboy and lady, but the problem is you can only choose one! Pick wisely though, as each of the victims hold a different amount of possessions (cash prizes), meaning it can pay to look beyond the stereotypes of Indian Casino owners! The bonus round is typical of Playtech, providing a top notch simulation round that involves the player a lot more than a simple click and spin style game. Let’s not forget the progressive jackpot, it is won by spinning 5 diamond symbols on the 5th payline only! After a little research we can reveal that Sopranos progressive jackpot pays out on average every 13 days, with the biggest win settling in a over $200,000! Playtech have made sure this simple 5-reel, 5-line pokie packs a punch in the prize department despite its relatively short amount of lines. This is great to players who aren’t looking for a massive coin pokie to spin mindlessly but who are just as interesting in snatching that top prize