Online Pokies On The Trojan War

March 17, 2018


The Trojan War captured beautifully in Homer’s epic Iliad is perhaps the most enduring legends from ancient Greece. It has been the subject of some special online pokies. Two of the best are from Realtime Gaming and can be played at Australian online casinos like Joe Fortune and Ignition Casino.

The first online pokie is Achilles. Achilles was the hero responsible for the Greek victory. In the online pokie he is the wild symbol and awards the highest line payouts, Five Achilles symbols in an active payline award a whopping payout of 10,000 coins. The other high symbols are Helen over whom the war was fought and the wooden horse used by the Greeks to enter Troy. The low symbols are shields, ensigns and the playing card icons. The walled city of Troy awards the scatter payouts.

Three or more Achilles symbols scattered on the reels trigger one of the free spins features. You select one of the symbols to reveal the number of free spins awarded. The maximum is 25. All payouts are tripled during the free spins and all Troy symbols transform either to Achilles or Helen. The free spins can be retriggered. Three or more Troy symbols also trigger a free spins feature. All payouts are doubled during the free spins. These free spins can also be retriggered. Achilles includes the Realtime Gaming randomly triggered progressive jackpot.

Ares: The Battle for Troy is the second Realtime Gaming online pokie with this theme. Ares was the god of War who sided with the Trojans in the epic battle. Ares is an All Pays online pokie in the 5×3 structure. The high symbols are Greek war gear like shield, helmet, armour and battle axe. The low symbols are the playing card icons. The warrior is the wild symbol that appears only on reels 2, 3 and 4. The Trojan Horse is the scatter symbol.

Three or more scatter symbols trigger the Trojan Horse Bonus Game. 15 shields are displayed on the second screen. You choose shields and win bonus prizes till you reveal Collect. If you reveal Win All, then all the prizes will be automatically awarded. This selection allows access into the city of Troy. Here helmets will be displayed on the second screen. You pick helmets and accumulate bonus prizes until you reveal a Collect. Ares offers a random triggered progressive jackpot as well.