Powerbucks is the first slot bonus jackpot where you have the chance to become a millionaire by playing Slot games in BC Casinos, online or on mobile. Powerbucks offers the largest slot jackpot that BC players have ever seen, with a static $1 million jackpot for any player betting $0.50 to $2.99 per spin and a progressive jackpot starting at $1 Million for players wagering $3 and up.
The $1 Million plus progressive jackpot is linked across multiple jurisdictions in Canada, allowing for the jackpot to climb faster.
You can play Powerbucks slot at PlayNow.com.
Who powers Powerbucks slot?
International Game Technology (better known as IGT) is making massive progress in leaps and bounds in the world of online slots games. So its the IGT that has rolled out its smash-hit Powerbucks wide area progressive slot game with none other than the Ontario Lottery & Gaming Corporation (OLG). Powerbucks is of course not a completely new game in Canada as the game has already previously been rolled out in British Columbia, Manitoba, Brunswick and Quebec. Now that the OLG has signed up as an official partner, the residents of Ontario will finally discover what all the millionaire-making hype doing the rounds on Canadian soil is all about.
Play Powerbucks at 33 land Casino BC locations for a chance to win the Powerbucks bonus jackpot. Check out their family of games (Arctic Gems, Power Hits, Club Champagne) or the Wheel of Fortune Powerbucks family of games.
Wheel Of Fortune Games
Powerbucks comprises of top wheel of fortune games.
- Powerbucks Wheel of Fortune Hawaiian Getaway
- Wheel of Fortune Exotic Far East
- Wheel of Fotune Shimmering Sapphires
- Wheel of Fortune Ruby Riches
1. Powerbucks Wheel of Fortune Hawaiian Getaway
POWERBUCK$ Wheel of Fortune Hawaiian Getaway combines two of the gaming world’s most successful brands with a set of very exciting and popular features. The unique jumbo symbol feature appears in both the base game and the Free Spins Bonus. During the Big Kahuna Respin feature, only five major symbols appear on the reels, and a jumbo symbol can expand from a 3×3 symbol to a 3×5 blackout symbol, awarding both a re-spin and a mystery multiplier each time the symbol expands!
The frequently-triggering Wheel Bonus awards a chance to spin the iconic Wheel of Fortune® wheel, where players may win instant prizes or trigger the Jackpot Bonus, Free Spins Bonus, or the Pointer Frenzy feature, which activates up to six pointers on the Bonus Wheel!
Exciting too is the fact that Powerbucks is a progressive jackpot style slot game and as such, draws money contributions from a swathe of games hosted in participating provinces. This truly ramps up the action on the win front and makes for some pretty amazing and truly life-changing jackpot wins. Its all about tapping into a pool of money and channelling that money to players across the Lotto-style games board.
2. Wheel of Fortune Ruby Riches
The Wheel of Fortune Ruby Riches slot machine is part of a series of games from IGT themed around the long-running TV game show, and this time, it comes with a Ca$hlink Deluxe jackpot feature.
Coins and treasure chests unlock spins on the wheel, and valuable rubies join playing card symbols on the five reels. This 30-line game comes in desktop and mobile formats, and you’ll see boldly styled playing card symbols, a ruby ring, jeweled bird, and bright red ruby. A plush ruby red backdrop adds an extra touch of luxury, although the brash gameshow music lowers the tone a bit.
Look to the top of game, where you find the Mini, Minor, Major, Mega, and Grand jackpot values. These are fixed jackpots, not progressive, and you’ll need to land one of the top jackpot prizes to win big.
Real money staking options go from a low limit of 0.75 for each spin, up to 30.00. Any three or more matching symbols across a line is enough for a win, but there are plenty of other ways to collect prizes via the bonus features.
3. Wheel of Fortune Shimmering Sapphires
POWERBUCKS Wheel of Fortune Shimmering Sapphires gives you a 30-payline gameplay with stacked symbols at every spin! Dazzling treasures are yours for the taking! Get ready for the chance to earn riches on each and every spin with the amazing Ca$hLink Deluxe feature, which instantly awards cash prizes. Trigger the Wheel Bonus and spin the iconic wheel to win prizes, a Ca$hLink multiplier, or the POWERBUCK$ jackpot or progressive! The higher your bet, the better your odds of winning POWERBUCK$!
Three Free Spins scatter symbols appearing anywhere on reels 1, 3, and 5 trigger the Free Spins Bonus and award 10 free spins. During the bonus, three Free Spins scatter symbols appearing anywhere on reels 1, 3, and 5 retrigger the Free Spins Bonus and award an additional 10 free spins. The bonus can be retriggered multiple times, up to a maximum of 200 free spins per bonus. Free spins are played at same total bet and same number of paylines as the triggering spin.
4. Powerbucks Arctic Gems
The online slot game that features the crystalline beauty of the Arctic. Journey to the magnificent icy north in pursuit of alluring wildlife and vast riches! When you play POWERBUCKS Arctic Gems online slot game, you have the chance to become a millionaire on any spin and at any bet level. Watch for multipliers in the base game that might open the passage to the Polar Picks Bonus and let you collect enough gems to win life-changing amounts of money with the POWERBUCKS progressive jackpot. In the crystalline beauty of the Free Spins Bonus, you can also enjoy the chance for huge wins from reels loaded with higher paying symbols.
The POWERBUCKS Arctic Gems online slot game has five reels, three rows and 50 paylines for 75 coins. This game includes Free Spins, Multiplier Symbols that multiply line wins by up to 5 times plus the added excitement of the Polar Picks Bonus round.
POWERBUCKS Arctic Gems features 50 paylines. Betting is fixed at 50 paylines which cost 75 coins for this online slots. The Line Bet displays your current bet per line. You can press the (+) or (-) buttons to increase or decrease your bet per line. Simply press the Spin button to submit your bet and spin the reels.
In the base game, reels 2, 3, 4 and 5 contain dynamic symbols that can transform into a Polar Bear, White Fox, Hare or Ermine symbols. Before each spin, a symbol is randomly selected to fill every reel’s dynamic symbol positions. All dynamic symbols on those reels transform into the same randomly-selected symbol. A multiplier sub-symbol may appear on select symbols (Polar Bear, White Fox, Hare, or Ermine) on the first reel. If a symbol containing a multiplier sub-symbol of 2x, 3x, or 5x appears in a line win, that win is multiplied by 2x, 3x, or 5x respectively.
The Polar Picks Bonus may be triggered after any base game spin that contains one or more multipliers. The chance of triggering the Polar Picks Bonus increases as the bet increases, until the chance remains the same for all total bets over $3. All bet levels less than $2.25 qualify for the POWERBUCKS Jackpot. Bet levels of $2.25 and higher qualify for the POWERBUCKS Progressive.
5. Powerbucks Power hits
Play POWERBUCK$ Power Hits for a chance to become a millionaire on each spin! Choose your style of play and bet up to unlock up to 300 paylines and 8 rows of the reel window with higher bets. Watch as large stacks of surging symbols charge the reels for massive rewards! Win one of five Power Hits jackpots in the base game or the Free Spins Bonus. Bet $3 or more to enable all 3. Power Hits features 50, 75, 100, 150, 200, or 300 paylines.
Every bet is eligible to win either the POWERBUCK$ Jackpot or the POWERBUCK$ Progressive of at least $1,000,000! – Total bets of $3 or higher are eligible to win the POWERBUCK$ Progressive. – Total bets less than $3 are eligible to win the POWERBUCK$ Jackpot. The POWERBUCK$ Bonus Gateway is triggered by getting three POWERBUCK$ Bonus scatter symbols anywhere on the base game reels in the active reel window. These symbols are only found on reels 1, 3, and 5. The chance of winning the POWERBUCK$ Jackpot or Progressive is linearly proportional to the size of the bet.
Powerbucks is a “player-favourite” not only online, but also at land-based casinos across the country. It’s a brand that has enjoyed success right from the get-go, and Ontarians will in all likelihood enjoy playing for life-changing wins every bit as much as what players living in various other Canadian cities have been doing.
Exciting too is the fact that Powerbucks is a progressive jackpot style slot game and as such, draws money contributions from a swathe of games hosted in participating provinces. This truly ramps up the action on the win front and makes for some pretty amazing and truly life-changing jackpot wins. It’s all about tapping into a pool of money and channeling that money to players across the Lotto-style games board.
What makes Powerbucks slots to be truly unique and remarkable is that its officially the world’s first omni-player wide area progressive jackpot slot game in that it links an online jackpot pool to land-based jackpot pools. There are no limits to the amount of money that may be won and that’s what makes the launch of Powerbucks slotswith the OLG to be so very exciting.
Q1. How to play Powerbucks slot?
B.C. Players can play slot games with the Powerbucks jackpot at participating Casinos BC & Chances locations and online at PlayNow.com from their computers and mobile devices. The Powerbucks jackpot is linked with other jurisdictions. Players that place bets from $0.50 to $2.99 qualify to win smaller prizes and the static $1 Million jackpot. The minimum bet for Power Hits is $0.50, $0.80 for Crown of Egypt and $0.75 for Arctic Gems.
Players that wager a minimum $3 bet qualify to win the progressive jackpot starting at $1 Million and up. As players increase their average bet, they can unlock different bonus games. The odds to win per credit remain the same but each bonus game plays differently, presenting a potential for more ways to win.
Q2. How do Powerbucks bonuses work?
The Powerbucks bonuses are randomly triggered and can take place at any point during a person’s play. Once triggered, players can choose from three different bonuses based on their bet level. Larger bets directly impact bonus frequency.
There are three different types of bonus games:
- Power Picks Bonus – 10 selections reveal potential lightning bolts, and quite possibly a Turbo Button to propel players to the Powerbucks™ jackpot
- Reel Select Bonus – Players pick from 6 reels to spell Powerbucks™ without duplicating too many letters, and earn one of the Powerbucks™ jackpots
- Stacked Wheels Bonus – 3 spins on 7 bonus reels accumulate Powerbucks™ symbols. Reels lock to give players spins and credits until all reels have been removed, then the Powerbucks™ wheel spins for a chance to land on a lucky lightning bolt for the top award.
Q3. What are the odds to win?
The odds of winning the static jackpot at the lowest bet of $0.50 for land-based games and $0.80 for online games are approximately 1 in 150 million. The odds of reaching the progressive jackpot at the minimum $3 bet level is approximately 1 in 25 million. Similar to playing the lottery, the more a player wagers the more chances they have to win the top prize.