La Cucaracha is oozing with Mexican moods, there are cactus's and there are chillis, there are maracas and there are tacos all set on a background of barren dessert. This game has five reels and twenty five paylines in which players can earn free spins, scatter wins and a special chilli meter game. IN this game the red hot chilli is the wild symbol and the roach in his sombrero is the scatter that offers multiplying payouts.
Optional Gamble Feature
At the end of any spin where there has been a win the player is offered the gamble option. This gives the player a chance to try and double or quadruple his winnings. If the player opts for the gamble option he is taken to a new screen where he is invited to guess the color or suit of a card to be turned over. guessing the correct color will double the winnings and guessing the correct suit with quadruple the winnings for the player. A player is able to continue with the gamble feature until he loses or reaches his gamble limit.
The Scatter Roach
The main game play surrounds the exploits of the roach and since he is the scatter symbol he offers multiplying payouts to players when two or more appear on the screen. Two of the roaches award players 2x the coin bet placed, three of the roaches award players 5x the coin bet placed, four of the roaches award players 15x the coin bet placed and five of the roaches award players 100x the coin bet placed. Three or more of the roaches on screen also rewards players with 10 free spins during which all winnings are doubled and the player can trigger these free spins again. During the free spins the extra bonus game may also be triggered.
Bonus Chilli Stand Fairground Game
The extra bonus game is triggered by the wild red hot chilli if if appears on reels 2, 3 and 4 at the same time. Normally the chilli pepper takes the place of other symbols to make up winning lines. But when three appear together the player is taken to fairground scene where he is invited to choose different chilli stands, each choice awards him a notch or more on the chilli meter. In this bonus game the player can win up to 100x the coin bet placed. When playing the bonus game during a free spins round if the chilli meter reaches 12 before all three attempts have been picked the player earns more free spins. In the standard game the player is given three choices of chilli stands and each one will award him between one and five notches on the chilli meter. Lively music accompanies every spin of the reels and with the comical symbols of Mexican culture this is definitely a fun and rewarding game to play.