Rail Journeys Through Online Pokies

December 1, 2017


Long distance train journeys seem to be a thing of the past. You hear of them in period movies or in novels set in bygone times. You also come across rail journeys in train themed online pokies. There two excellent titles at Australian online casinos such as Joe Fortune and Ignition Casino. Check out the brief reviews and then log in.

All Aboard is a video pokie from the portfolio of online casino games supplier Rival Gaming. The artwork has a comic touch to lighten the mood. The train related sounds in the background audio make the environment more realistic. The special symbols are the engine as the wild symbol, the engine driver Casey Jones as the scatter symbol and the bell as the bonus symbol. Rival Gaming uses only thematic symbols in this online pokie. These include station master, lantern, water tank, rail crossing sign, box car and whistle. The engine is an expanding wild symbol. When it lands on a reel, the entire reel gets displays a rail track and the train moves across it. The scatter symbol triggers the free spins feature. Three scatter symbols award 10 free spins at 2x multiplier, four scatter symbols award 20 free spins at 3x multiplier and five scatter symbols award 40 free spins at 5x multiplier. The bonus symbol activates the pick an object bonus game on the second screen. You keep selecting from the box cars on the screen for bonus credits until you reveal an empty one.

Loose Caboose is a video pokie game from Realtime Gaming. The wild symbol is the engineer and it also awards the highest line payouts. Five of these symbols in an active payline award 5000 times the line bet. The scatter symbol is the caboose. The other high paying symbols are locomotive, conductor, passenger, ticket and purse. The low paying symbols are the usual playing card icons. The scatter symbol triggers the Cash Train bonus game. You can see the cash train move across the rows of the reel set. Each compartment of the train will reveal a number of free spins, a payout multiplier or bonus symbols. The feature is then played out with the earned free spins and multipliers. The bonus symbols revealed become additional wilds during the free spins. The free spins feature can be retriggered. Loose Caboose online pokie also includes the Realtime Gaming progressive jackpot that can be randomly triggered after any spin.