Horse Racing has always risen a lot of passions and some of the people are very fanatic about this. You can bet on this type of racing, but now Playtech has given you the opportunity to actually play a video slot related to this sport and guess what, you can also bet on it. Derby Day was created by Playtech and it’s dedicated to the fans of this sport.
How to Play the Game
This kind of games were quite popular in the arcade games, the only difference now is that you don’t have to leave the house for the arcade to play them, now you can do this from the comfort of your house because there are quite a few websites where you can play this game for free, or for real money. This isn’t the typical video slot with reels and rows, so you don’t have to worry about them or about any special symbols. When the game starts you will have the option to click on a horse to get more information about the last races, jockey and many more. Of course, you can look for this info in order to compare and analyse which would be the best pick.
How to Win the Game
There are several betting options for this video slot and you can see them all below:
- You can pick the winner (Winner);
- You can choose the first 2 places (Exacta);
- Place each way bet for a horse to place first or second (Place);
- To stake on a horse to place first, second or third (Show);
- Select the exact finishing places for 4 or 5 horses (Pick IV or V – huge odds for this option);
Bets can start at 20p and can go as high as 100 £ and the jackpot is solely depending on the sum you place a bet.
This game can prove to be an interesting alternative to the live racing, it gives you the arena feeling and allows you to bet on several options, all these without heading for the race track.