What Are Online Pokies?

The origin of the word online pokies
is from Australia. It generally refers to the online slot machines that are
popularly being used in online casinos. In the early days, most of the bars and
clubs in Australia had a special room mainly designed for pokies. Now with the
invention of computer, many land-based pokies are completely being transformed
into online pokies. You get a variety of games in pokies.

Very soon all the games that are
found in the casinos will be replaced with online pokies. Most slot machines that
are found in the casinos are the Australian Poker Machines. Australian gaming
machine manufacturers account for the majority of the slot machines found in
casinos, bar, and clubs. Australian Poker Machine is the one that is commonly
found in popular casinos and clubs.


Kinds Of Online Pokies

Based on the features, they can be
classified as follows.

Classic Slot Games: They are the
actual transformation of land-based classic slot game one-arm bandit. These
games are very simple to play and most of them come with three-reel option
only. They usually come with single payline and in some cases also available in
three or five paylines. Though they are very old form of slot games, their
online version is equally popular in online pokies. This is because they
provide a chance to win high amount as jackpot for a small amount of bet. Some
popular classic games in online pokies include diamond deal and bulls eye.

Slot Games With Video Feature: By
making use of the latest technology, they have a range of video slot games.
These games are popular among the gamers as they provide much excitement and
fun. There are many varieties of games under this category. Their pay line
range between five and 25. Anybody can play these games in online pokies as
they require only minimum amount as bet. These games have become popular due to
their added special effects and also themes provided in them. The theme-based
video slot games are a major hit among the gamers as they are based on special
characters like the Hulk and others.

Bonus Games: Of all the online
pokies, this category provides lot of excitement and thrill. While playing the
normal games when the player hits on a special combination he will be given
another screen containing the bonus game for free. Therefore, the player gets
another chance to win some extra money if he hits the right winning
combination. Thunderstruck is the most popular bonus game which has left many
players going crazy with excitement.

Games with Progressive Slots: These
games are the dream of any gamer. The main reason is the large amount of
jackpot that it contains. This makes it popular among the online casinos. The
main winning strategy for this game is to play with maximum coins and therefore
increase your probability of winning the jackpot. Gold rally and millionaire
club are some of the popular pokies under this category.

Of all the slot machine games, they
are considered to be very simple as they do not contain any hard game rules.
All you need is lady luck on your side and the right strategy to hit the

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