The colourful video slot will take you to a small town in South America where beautiful Latin girl called Esmeralda has captured the attention of two male dancers, who are prepared to go to great lengths to win the girl's heart. The two men will serenade Esmeralda, dance for her and shower her with presents, so try and become the girl's confidant and you could receive some of the pricey gifts that she is not too keen on.
Esmeralda is a Casino Technology video slot appearing on the Playtech software platform, probably to give it the best possible exposure. It comes with five reels, twenty five paylines and three rows of symbols, where Wild and Scatter icons as well as Gamble option are supported. And while progressive jackpot can be won at four different bet values, the Bonus game awards up to staggering 70 free spins.
Red roses and theatre stage background spell romance on the game screen, while game symbols nicely fit within the prevailing theme. Esmeralda and her two suitors lead the way, whereas guitar, tambourine, earrings and necklace encrusted with green jewels are the remaining high-value icons. At the same time, playing cards Jack, Queen, King and Ace can also be used to form winning combinations, albeit with a lower value.
How to play
Use + and – buttons to activate up to 25 paylines and choose your line bet from $0.01 to $1. Bet Max, Auto Play and Turbo Mode options are supported.
Esmeralda symbol is Wild and it substitutes for non-Scatter symbols in the main game and all game icons in the Free Spins round.
Scatter is represented by Red Rose and it is important to note that these symbols usually appear stacked, covering all positions on a single reel.
Strategy & Tips
Obtain eight or more Red Rose Scatters in any position and you will be awarded an instant prize win up to 30x total bet as well as earn up to 70 free games.
Receive five Esmeralda Wild icons on any active payline and you will unlock the maximum coin jackpot of 15,000 credits.
Use Gamble option on low-value payouts to try and improve your line wins, but there is no need to gamble your returns if you have already won considerable amount of cash.
Five Esmeralda Wild symbols on an active payline wins the progressive jackpot, provided you have qualified for the top prize. And while maximum 25 paylines must be activated in order to qualify, players can win one of four jackpot amounts depending on their bet value. Wager $0.08, $0.20, $0.40 or $1 per line and you will be in with a chance of winning the progressive jackpot.