Best Chinese Slots!

Welcome to the Free Slots 4U guide to the best Chinese themed slots games! In this packed article, not only do we take a look at some of the best Chinese themed games around but we also have some fun facts about China and Chinese gambling! We've got games featuring Chinese landscapes, Fireworks, Zodiac signs, Emperors, Warlords and even Chinese Gods so if you're looking for a suitable game to play to celebrate the Chinese New Year of if you're simply in the mood for a game that captures the mood of the orient then look no further!

Stunning 3D Chinese Slot Game

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Overview: We kick off the fun and games with Betsoft, the masters of 3D slots games, who deliver us 4 Seasons slot, an beauitiful slot game that he theme of the Chinese Zodiac and its animals and really runs with it as all 12 animals feature in this game with cute 3D avatars.

The seasonal wheel below the reels displays the twelve signs of the zodiac and after every thirty spins it will rotate one position anti-clockwise so each animal will have its chance to turn Golden and offer you a 10x return! The animal signs which flank the Golden animal become Silver and offer a 5x return.

This game has an attractive backdrop that shifts with the changes of the seasons and features block combos (all the animals can land stacked on the reels and if enough land to create a block then an extra multiplier is awarded), Golden Lucky Cat Wilds and Yin Yang free spins as well.

Landing three, four of five of the Yin Yang scatter symbols anywhere on the reels awards 8, 12 or 20 free spins respectively.

As with many other Betsoft titles this game also offers a gamble game feature - after any winning spin players can try to double their payout by playing a head or tails game.

As you'd expect from Betsoft, 4 Seasons is an awesome looking game and it has plenty of features too - well worth checking out!

Where to play 4 Seasons Slot? Play for free at Drake casino (Not suitable for UK players).

Awesome Chinese Battles! 3 Kingdoms: Batle of Red Cliffs Slot

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Overview: Here at Free Slots 4U we'd never heard of an actual Battle of Red Cliffs but apparently it's a very famous battle from Chinese history and also the inspiration for a blockbuster Chinese film directed by the award winnning John Woo!

This game takes its inspiration from the battle and features three warring Generals Cao Cao, Liu Bei and Sun Quan who each bring their army to the reels.

When all three of them clash on the reels you'll gain "Progressive Feature point" which build up towards gaining the Spoils of War jackpot! You need 40 points in total to win the progressive prize and trigger a spoils of war bonus game feature which is a pick an item game with 8 envelopes to choose from offering you a jackpot multiplier up to x100!

When you hit 3 temple scatters on reels 1, 3 and 5 you'll win the Red Cliffs Free Spins Round. A he star of his round you GE one of 3 options: Vanity, Intrigue, All out War. Each option offers up various rewards for you in the free spins game in terms of numbers wilds and free spins so you'll need to think like a general and choose your move carefully.

Pragmatic Play have been making something of a name for themselves in recent months with a string of good looking slots games and 3 Kingdoms is no exception- the graphics in this game are pretty awesome with slick looking oriental comic book and video game style imagery and animations in abundance and all topped off with a decent soundtrack too.

In terms of features, we're pleased to see Pragmatic Play brining something new to the table - we loved the Spoils of War feature and the free spins options are nice touch too. Overall if you're looking for a satisfying and exciting Chinese slot then 3 Kingdoms: Battle of Red Cliffs is well worth checking out.

Where to play The 3 Kingdoms Battle of Red Cliffs Slot game? Play The 3 Kingdoms game for free at Black Diamond Casino (Not suitable for U.K. or USA players).

The God of Wealth Stars in Caishen's Gold!

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Overview: This 3x five reel slot game from Pragmatic Play features the Chinese god of wealth Caishen who is a wild symbol and can appear on the reels to randomly trigger the jackpot bonus and bestow great riches on he player, filing your lucky pot a the top of the screen with gold coins!

There are some attractive symbols in this game although, bizarrely, some of them look like they've been taken straight out of one of Microgaming's oriental slots - maybe both developers used the same artist! You get cute Chinese children, musical instruments, lotuses, fans and Oriental playing card symbols too.

Caishen seems like a pretty jolly God truth be told - we love how he says "Ohhh!" as he fires gold coins into your pot!

In terms of features this game offers a Lucky Po Jackpot and a free spins feature. Fill your lucky pot and watch as it spills over the screen when triggered and rewards the games fixed jackpot. You can win up to 1000 times your stake with each spin by turning over Chinese coins - match 3 symbols on the reverse of the coins to determine your jackpot win ( 30,50,100 or 100x your winning bet).

Last but not least, three or more scatters gives you a free spins reward with 10 free spins during which you have the ability to trigger further free spins an unlimited number of times!

Where to play Caishen's Gold Slot? You can play Caishen's Goldslot at Black Diamond Casino (Not suitable for UK or USA players).

Who is Caishen?

Caishen is the Chinese god of prosperity worshipped in the Chinese folk religion and Taoism. During the two-week New Year celebrations, incense is burned in Caishen's temple (especially on the fifth day of the first lunar month), and friends exchange the traditional New Year greeting "May you become rich"

Celebrate Chinese New Year with a Cheeky Monkey!

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Overview: Swedish slots developers Play 'n GO are the team behind this very attractive 5 reeler. Each symbol features one of the 12 signs of the Chinese Zodiac - watch out for wild tiger, bonus red dragon and the free spin monkey! The Tiger is the wild symbol, which make sense, and if you manage to land five in a row you'll get 5,000x your line bet win.

The free spins monkey shows up on reels 1, 2 and 3 only and when triggered the monkey will spin a wheel to choose one symbol to become an extra scatter symbol on the reels, and he'll then show you how many free spins you'll get. During this round, whenever you land three of these extra scatter symbol anywhere on the reels they will expand to cover the entire reel.

In the Pick Me Bonus, triggered by hitting three red dragons on reels 3, 4 and 5, you have to pick which fireworks to let off in the sky with each pick revealing a reward.

This is an an attractive game but watch out though as we did experience periods of play where bonus games were very few and far between- this is one slot where you'll want to make sure your initial investment or pot can last more than just a handful of fspins. Definitely play in free play mode first to see what you think.

Where to play Chinese New Year Slot? Free Slots 4U members can play for free at Casino Cruise Casino (Not suitable for U.S.A players)

Five Facts about The Chinese New Year:

1. The Chinese New Year is also known as the "Spring Festival".
2. Traditionally, the festival was a time to honor deities and ancestors. Many Chinese people still carry on this tradition today.
3. It is one of the world's most celebrated festivals.
4. The first day of the New Year falls on the new moon between 21st January and 20th Febuary.
5. According to mythology, the beginning of the Chinese New Year started with a mythical people-eating beast called the Nian. In the legends the Nian was afraid of the color red so the villagers would wear red clothes, hang red lanterns, and red spring scrolls on windows and doors and used firecrackers to frighten away the Nian away.

Funcaglong Slot Game

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Overview: released in early 2017 this Realtime Gaming "all ways pays" slot takes its theme from ancient Chinese mythology - the Fucanglong is a dragon who guards treasure hidden deep underground. Legend has it that He waits deep in the earth guarding jewels, especially is magic pearl, and he only surfaces when the gods summon him, creating fiery volcanoes when he rises to the surface!

Dragon Mountain scatters will trigger free spins with the chance to re-trigger , gain extra games and enjoy up to 8X prize multipliers on your wins.

Watch out or the special Pearl scatter symbols as they also trigger a free game feature but one where a precious Pearl hides the prize of 3X up to 88X the triggering bet. If your wins from the free games mode does not reach the Pearl number then the Fucanglong Feature is triggered in which Wilds will expand to cover the entire reel and increase your chances of a winning combination.

Where to play Funcaglong Slot? Play Funcaglong slot game for free at SlotoCash Casino (Not suitable for U.K. players).

God of Wealth Slot

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Overview: From top developers Realtime Gaming we have God of Wealth a 25 payline 5 reel slot which stars the Chinese god of prosperity - known as Caishen - himself . This game is set against a serene Oriental scene and comes with Wild Wins, Scatter Gold Ingots, Free Games and a Progressive Jackpot too. The God of Wealth is wild and will double the win for any combination he's part of and during free spins mode the Dragon, Tiger and Ox symbols are replaced with the God of Wealth so you have an increased chance of winning with 5 Caishen Symbols paying out 10,000x your line-bet.

If the God of Wealth is smiling on you, you could win the game's random progressive jackpot as well which can be won after any spin regardless of your wagering so fingers crossed!

Where to play God of Wealth Slot? Play God of Wealth slot game for free at SlotoCash Casino (Not suitable for U.K. players).

Gung Pow Slot

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Overview: Released by Microgaming in 2015, Gung Pow is a 5 reel, 243 ways to win game that is based on an attractive fireworks and Chinese New Year celebrations theme.

The symbols on the reels are pretty Chinese themed symbols such as Chinese coin, lanterns, fireworks firecrackers, Gung Pow Logo, as well as Ace, king, Queen, and Jack symbols. The Wild Symbol is the Gung Pow logo and lands on reels 2 and 4 only - this symbol will substitute all of the regular (non-scatter) symbols on the reels.

The main feature in this game is a Free Spins Bonus feature triggered when you land he Gold Coin Scatter Symbols in any position across the reels. You get 15 free spins and Each subsequent winning combination triggered during free spin mode is awarded a multiplier of 3x. That's no all though as a further 15 Free Spins will be awarded if three or more of the Scatter Symbols show up again.

To inject a little bit of excitement this slot also has a Gamble Feature in which you can try and double your winnings by guessing whether the face-down playing card is red or black.

If you've played similar 243 payline games from Microgaming before you'll have an idea of what to expect with this one - if our extended play is anything to go it's not a slot you're going to wrack up huge bonus wins with in the games free spins rounds but if you like gamble games and find the Chinese fireworks theme appealing then give this a spin and see how you get on.

Where to play Gung Pow Slot? Play Gung Pow for free at Casino Cruise . (As this is a Microgaming slot it is not suitable for U.S. players).

3 Facts about China.

1. China is officially known as the People's Republic of China.
2. China has the largest population in the world, with over 1.3 billion people.
3. China is the 3rd largest country by area at 9,706,961 sq km (3,747,879 sq miles).

Get Lucky with Lucky Dragons Slot

Lucky Dragons

Overview: Also from Pragmatic Play we have Lucky Dragons slot, a 5 reel 50 payline game. This game has attractive animated symbols set against a red and gold background with dragons snaking around on the left and right of the reels.

A Lucky Coin is the game's Wild symbol and substitutes for the others except for the Scatter or Free Spins symbol. As for the scattter well that's Buddha and he will trigger free spins with x2 multiplier whenever you land 3 of him on reels 2, 3 and 4.

In the game's free spins feature, you get six free spins with one extra "sticky" wild symbol is added on reels 2,3 and 4 before every spin and each scatter that hits during the round will award one more free spin while in the base game stacked dragons can form multiple wins in a single spin and pay from two and up and you can win up to 40,000 coins when you hit them all. Where to play Lucky Dragons Slot? Play Lucky Dragons slot game for free at SpinIt Casino. (Not suitable for U.K. or USA players).

Who was Buddha?

Gautama Buddha, also known as Siddhartha Gautama, Shakyamuni Buddha, but more commonly simply The Buddha, was an ascetic and sage, on whose teachings Buddhism was founded. Born in Nepal in the 6th century B.C. It is said that after experimenting with different teachings and finding none of them satisfactory, Gautama spent a fateful night in deep meditation where upon all of the answers he had been seeking became clear, and achieved full awareness, thereby becoming Buddha.

Twice the Luck with Lucky Twins Slot?

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Overview: The third of our Microgaming game Chinese themed games, Lucky Twins is a 5 reels and 9 pay-lines game based on the Chinese superstition of twins being lucky because hey come in pairs! Set against a green background you'll find 5 reels of colorful, oriental symbols featuring the twins, a lucky cat, purse of Chinese coins, plus fireworks and Ten, Jack, Queen King, Ace symbols which Microgaming have "borrowed" from some of their other oriental slots.

Bringing you good fortune is the Twins logo symbol itself which is the Wild and substitutes for all other symbols (except the gold ingot scatter symbol)

Knocking this game down our list of top Chinese slots is the fact that this game has no special features whatsoever - not even a free spins mode, which we think is a bit of a shame. On the plus side the game is super easy to play and is suitable for low rollers and beginners.

Where to play Lucky Twins Slot? Play Lucky Twins slot game for free at SpinIt Casino. (Not suitable for U.S.A. players).

Lucky Zodiac Slot

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Overview: Also from Microgaming we have Lucky Zodiac a colorful oriental-themed 5 x 3 reel, 20 pay line game.

This is a fun game but it's a bit of a shame more wasn't done with the Zodiac theme - you get a monkey symbol and a goat symbol and rooster but the other signs of the Chinese zodiac are missing and instead we get a fairly ordinary collection of oriental themed symbols including a vase and Ten, Jack, Queen, King, Ace with a few pretty fan and lanterns finishing off the set

In terms of gameplay it's standard Microgaming fare - in the base game the Lucky Zodiac logo is the wild symbol while hitting three, four or five firecracker scatters anywhere on the reels will trigger the free spins feature with twelve free spins awarded and an extra wild (the rooster/monkey depending on the version) added to the reels. Free spins can be re-triggered during these rounds.

Bets on Lucky Zodiac start as just 0.01 and as this game is pretty simple so this is a good for penny slots players and beginners - but don't expect anything revolutionary with this one and we reckon you shouldn't expect much in the way of massive wins either.

Where to play Lucky Zodiac Slot? Play Lucky Zodiac slot game for free at SpinIt Casino. (Not suitable for U.S.A. players).

Chinese Zodiac Facts:

Did you know that 2017 is the year of the Rooster! The year you were born in determines your Chinese Zodiac sign:

The Rooster 1921, 1933, 1945, 1957, 1969, 1981, 1993, 2005, 2017
The Monkey 1920, 1932, 1944, 1956, 1968, 1980, 1992, 2004, 2016
The Ram 1919, 1931, 1943, 1955, 1967, 1979, 1991, 2003, 2015, 2027
The Horse 1918, 1930, 1942, 1954, 1966, 1978, 1990, 2002, 2014, 2026
The Snake 1917, 1929, 1941, 1953, 1965, 1977, 1989, 2001, 2013, 2025
The Dragon 1916, 1928, 1940, 1952, 1964, 1976, 1988, 2000, 2012, 2024
The Rabit 1915, 1927, 1939, 1951, 1963, 1975, 1987, 1999, 2011, 2023
The Tiger 1914, 1926, 1938, 1950, 1962, 1974, 1986, 1998, 2010, 2022
The Ox 1913, 1925, 1937, 1949, 1961, 1973, 1985, 1997, 2009, 2021
The Rat 1912, 1924, 1936, 1948, 1960, 1972, 1984, 1996, 2008, 2020
The Pig 1923, 1935, 1947, 1959, 1971, 1983, 1995, 2007, 2019
The Dog1922, 1934, 1946, 1958, 1970, 1982, 1994, 2006, 2018

Lucky 8 Slot

Lucky 8 Slot

Overview:Also from Realtime Gaming we have Lucky 8 which is a 25 payline slot game set in the exotic world of Chinese Emperors and Empresses. The Emperor symbol is the game's wild and multiplies wins by up to 8x

Obviously trying to appeal to the Chinese market, RTG have certainly put lots of eights in this game - lucky 8 symbols trigger 8 free spins, and bonus rounds award up to 8x multipliers. And if your bonus round wins are less than 8x the triggering bet, the Win-Win feature makes sure you get a bonus of 88x that bet! You get a minor and major progressive jackpot too - hit the major progressive and you could be living like an Emperors or Empresses yourself of hit the minor jackpot and win at least enough to treat yourself to a Chinese meal!

Where to play Lucky 8 Slot? Play Lucky 8 slot game for free at Slotastic Casino. (Not suitable for U.S.A. players).

Why is Number 8 Said to be Lucky in China?

In the West it is often said that the number 7 is lucky but in many parts of Asia it is the number 8 which is meant to be lucky. It is said that it is to do with the pronunciation of the word for the number 8 in China - pronounced "ba" - awhich sounds similar to the word for prosperity - pronounced "fa".
By the way, did you know we have our very own Lucky 8s slot game?

Can you Make your Fortune with Prosperity Palace Slot?

Prosperity Palace Slot

Overview: Released in September 2017, Prosperity Palace is one of Play'n GO's latest slot games. This is a 5 reel. 10-payline slot with the ability to play for as little as 0.1 per spin or up to 100 coins per spin making it a good choice for both penny slots players and high rollers.

The game has an attractive oriental theme although it doesn't differ much from games of a similar type from other slots developers. On the reels you'll find dragons, a golden Buddha, Chinese children riding a fish, coins and playing card symbols (10, J,Q,KA).

Trigger the free spins feature by landing a golden Buddha symbol on reels 1, 3 and 5, and you get up to 20 free spins in total with the Buddha transforming into a wild during free spins for added luck! In the main game,a jade dragon symbol is wild, substituting for all symbols except for the scatter. This jade dragon is also the most valuable symbol in the game giving you the jackpot when you land 5 on a payline so watch out for him!

Where to play Prosperity Palace Slot? Play Prosperity Palace slot game for free at Leo Vegas Casino. (Not suitable for U.S.A. players).

Exclusive Chinese Slot Game

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Did you know that we have our very own exclusive Chinese New Year slot game? This is one of our earliest slots games, originally released in Flash, we relaunched it as a HTML5 powered mobile compatible game in 2015.

Our 5 reels, 9 payline Chinese New Year game features free spins and a gamble bonus feature that is only activated on every 8th winning spin and two Lucky Chinese Dragons one of which is a Wild and the other is a Scatter. An ancient Chinese coin is the highest paying symbol in this game and pays a jackpot of 5555 credits when you land 5 coins on an active payline. Play Chinese New Slot. and if you save your scores on the leaderboards you could even win real cash prizes thanks to our Lucky player of the Week prize which you can see in our Friday newsletter (see the Free Prizes page for full details).

We hope you enjoyed this look at the best Chinese slots games and found something to suit your tastes! If you know of a Chinese themed slot game you think deserves a spot in this list then do leave a message in the comments section below.

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