8 Lucky Slots for Lunar New Year

The Chinese New Year kicks off on the 22nd of January, and of course we had to pick a lucky 8 online slots to celebrate!

Dust off your lanterns, get the fireworks loaded and grab a rabbit to pull out of a hat - because these 8 slots are absolute crackers. Let's get into it!

Beast of Wealth by Play n Go

Celebrate the outgoing Year of the Tiger with this 5x3, 243 way to win online slot from top developer Play n Go. It features four expanding symbols, a free spins round and progressive jackpot - all to help lucky players ring in the new year with some beastly prizes!

Year of the Rabbit by Retro Gaming

As you might have guessed by the developer's name, this is a super retro slot with a retro theme and style to fit. With 3 reels and 20 paylines, there's nothing chaotic about starting your year out with this one. Hit a Wild Golden Rabbit symbol during free spins to lock it in place on the central reel and bag some golden wins.

Chinese New Year - Play n Go

We couldn't not include this classic five-reel slot from 2014! Not only is it bang on the theme, but it remains a popular slot with players to this day because of its quality. Play n Go's Chinese New Year slot includes tow bonus rounds, an optional double up feature and multiplying scatter symbols. Cheers to that!

Golden Offer - Red Tiger

The first offer of two in this list from respected developer Red Tiger. This 40 payline 3x5 expanding reel slot is a riot of bonuses and huge win potential. With 2592x on the line, will you ring in the new year with a golden offer?

Imperial Riches by NetEnt

This serene 5x3 reel slot progressive jackpot is set an ancient Chinese garden. Perfect for some reflection after the festivities of new year. The calmness is only in the background though as the reels deliver Avalanche wins and two different bonus rounds. As well as the jackpot!

Gong Xi Fa Cai by IGT

IGT is a classic slots developer of some 30+ years' experience, so it's no wonder they have a Chinese New Year themed game on their books! Will this colourful slot make as you rich as the hopeful proverb from which it takes its name? Maybe, as the Multiplying Wilds, 4 jackpots and free spins bonus offer some cool prizes!

Panda Pursuit: Royal Edition by Genesis

So, it's not technically New Year themed - but yes, this one is about China's most famous animal, the bleary-eyed forest munching layabouts themselves, Pandas! This Genesis slot game features 1023 ways to win over it's 4x5 reel structure, as well as a free spins round with multiplying wilds. Not quite as chill as it's animal namesake, but a fun slot game for new year nonetheless!

Chinese Treasures by Red Tiger

This traditional Chinese themed slot rounds of our list. Expect Golden Koi, red lanterns, yin yang symbols and all the other goodness of this time of year! With 20 paylines over its 5 reels, two different bonus rounds and stacking win multipliers - you might not even need much luck to hit a treasure hoard on this one!