Designed to appeal directly to Chinese players, the Lucky 88
video slot machine was released by Australian casino game
manufacturer Aristocrat Leisure in 2008.
Taking its name directly from the luckiest number in all of
the Chinese culture, Lucky 88 takes the eight which is
considered to be a sign of fortune to the Chinese and doubles
up. While the age old superstitions and customs of most cultures
have given way to science over the years, the Chinese still hold
many of the old beliefs close to their heart. The sign of an
eight appearing somewhere in everyday life is still considered
to be a good omen to people of Chinese origin living around the
Continue reading this page to learn more about the slot
game and its origins, and you will also find a free version
of the game that you can play for yourself to see if you want
to play for real money.