The slot has a festive and bright appearance with symbols of good luck scattered as symbols. The background is plush purple with the reels appearing like a scroll in papyrus red. The game is blessed with gold, the guardian dragons are golden and so are the symbols. All symbols like coins, lanterns, yin-yang, peaches, and castles are unique to Chinese folktales and themes of good luck. Apart from these symbols, the Shaolin Monk appears as an ethnically Buddhist monk while the Tiger resembles one from Chinese mythology. The game consists of regular multipliers of 0.2x, 0.28x, 0.3x, 0.45x, 0.56x, 0.9x, 1.25x, 5x, 10x, and 20x, with 8+8 free games with the scatter and upto 30x bonus multipliers are accessible with the Jackpot round. The slot has jackpot features like Mini, Minor, Super, and Mega with top wins of 20x and 50x for Mini and Minor and $373, $812, and $10,585 for Big, Super, and Mega jackpots at the start respectively which increases with time. However, the RTP of 92.22% and the regular multiplier range are inferior while the volatility is unspecified. Players get to collect both stories and treasures of China with the Lion vs Shaolin Monk demo game. More slots can be tried from the same provider. Check out Link King Burning Buffalo with a regular top win of 100x, and a Mega Jackpot of more than $45,000, or Apocalypse Reels with more than $15,862 Mega jackpot.
The bonus is mostly associated with the Link symbol that starts the Free Game bonuses and the Jackpot feature along with free spins.
Bonus Free Games
3 or more Shaolin Monk Scatters can activate 8 free games. 3 more scatters within the free games round will trigger 8 more free games.
3 free spin rewards are awarded and a credit prize of 1x, 2x, 3x, 4x, 5x, 10x, 15x, 20x, 25x, and 30x gets added to wins. The gold symbols can start jackpots as well and they are given as
Gold Coins - Mini, Minor, Mega
Gold Lantern - Mini, Minor, Mega
Gold Peach - Mini, Minor, Mega
Gold Yin-Yang - Mini, Minor, Big, Mega
Gold Castle - Mini, Minor, Big, Super, Mega
15 Gold Link symbols start the Mega jackpot while the Super and Big jackpots appear when the Super and BIg symbols occur with the Link symbol. Similarly, the Mini and Minor wins are gained when a Mini and Minor symbol appears with the Link symbol.
The progressive jackpot wins are collected for real money in the Lion vs Shaolin Monk real money game.
RTP and Payouts
The game has a below-average RTP of 92.22% with unspecified volatility. The RTP is not beneficial while the volatility being unknown does not help.
The card deck icons J, Q, K, and A are low-paying symbols and have a payout range of 0.05x-0.22x for 3 - 5 occurrences. The lantern, peach, yin-yang, and castle sign are mid-paying symbols with a range of 0.05x-0.34x for 3 - 5 occurrences. The gold coins, gold lantern, gold peach, gold yin-yang, and gold castle are high-paying symbols and have a range of 0.11x-1.13x for 3 - 5 occurrences. The Shaolin Monk is the scatter and pays the most with a range of 5x-20x for 3 - 5 occurrences. All bets are paid at $44 max. The Lion vs Shaolin Monk free game awards the golden regular multipliers for free.
Max Win and Top Multiplier
The slot has a max win of $10,585 for the Mega jackpot that can increase with time, a 20x top regular multiplier, and a 30x multiplier bonus.