Gold Rush Express Game Guide

High-value wilds

Wilds pay out 20x for five of a kind.

Innovative bonus feature

Rush Express entertains with mini Train features.

Superb animation

The train-themed feature animations are very engaging.

Medium-high volatility

Strikes a balance between hit rate and payout size.

Two different feature symbols

Bell collection and Train multiplier symbols provide variety.

Ride the rails to fun and (maybe) fortune in Gold Rush Express, a Western-themed video slot that whistles and chugs with entertainment value, and overall, is a must for all fans of online casino games in Canada.

Gold Rush Express at Jackpot City Casino

Released in 2023 by Area Vegas Games, this high-volatility production provides a tremendously engaging experience powered by multiplier wilds, free spins, and a unique Rush Express feature with cash prizes and jackpots up to 5,000x the bet. All this engaging action is complemented by cutting-edge visuals and a finger-clicking, head-bobbing Western music soundtrack.

Game Rules

Gold Rush Express operates as follows:

  • Set-up: The game is played on a grid with five reels, four rows, and 20 paylines. Paylines start on the leftmost reel and pay from left to right on adjacent reels only.
  • Pay symbols: The low pays are the playing card ranks 10-A, awarding payouts between 0.2x and 2x the bet for three to five like symbols. The high-value pays (from least to most valuable) are lanterns, spades, pickaxes, bags of gold, and gold bars. These pay out from 0.5x to 10x the bet for three to five matching symbols.
  • Wild symbol: The Gold Rush Express logo is wild, substituting for all pay symbols and awarding 2x, 4x, and 20x the bet for three, four, or five wilds on a payline, respectively.
  • Scatter symbols: Dynamite Bonus symbols can trigger free spins.
  • Rush Express symbols: green, blue, purple, and red train symbols can land on reels 1, 2, 3, or 4. They are activated during the Rush Express feature.
  • Rush Express Feature Symbols: The Gold Bell and Train appear only on reel 5 and can trigger the Rush Express feature.
  • Nugget symbols: These can trigger the Pick bonus.
  • Bet sizes: The minimum bet is $0.20 and the maximum bet is $50. The default bet is $2.
  • Maximum payout: The top payout is 5,000x the bet.
  • Payout percentage: The RTP (Return to Player) is between 94% and 96%.
  • Volatility: Gold Rush Express is a medium-high volatility slot.
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How to Play Gold Rush Express

If you want to go west with the Gold Rush Express train, here’s how:

  1. Sign up for a player account at Jackpot City Casino, a hub for casino games in Canada.
  2. Sign in to our website with your details.
  3. Select the Slots tab on the landing page and find Gold Rush Express.
  4. Deposit funds to play for real money.
  5. Launch the game and set your stake.
  6. Press the "Play" icon to set the reels in motion.
  7. Enjoy the base game and try to land Bonus symbols and Rush Express feature symbols to trigger the special features.

Jackpots and Bonus Features

Gold Rush Express is packed with play-enhancing special features.

  • Rush Express Feature: This feature is triggered when one or more Rush Express symbols are present and either the Gold Bell or Gold Train symbol lands on reel 5. A mini-feature runs for each colour train on the reels, with prizes dropping down from an overhead wagon to the corresponding colour symbol. The final train awards a multiplier or a jackpot corresponding to its colour. Green Mini (40x), Blue Minor (100x), Purple Major (1000x), or Red Grand (10,000x) If the triggering symbol is the Golden Bell, it collects all the Rush Express values. If it’s the Gold Train, it multiplies your total Rush Express values by up to 10 times.
  • Free Spins: This feature is triggered when three or more bonus symbols fall into view. 10 free spins are awarded, with higher chances of triggering the Rush Express feature.
  • Pick Bonus: This feature can be randomly triggered when nugget symbols appear at the end of a base game spin. Match three icons to win a prize.
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