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All About Lightning Link, Dragon Link, Dollar Storm and Lightning Dollar Link

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Written by Joshua

Articles about Lightning Link and its sequels, Dragon Link and Dollar Storm, have been a popular series here on the site. As part of celebrating one year, if you’re new to the site and haven’t seen all of the write-ups on the game, here’s a round-up to help you find it all!

Lightning Cash vs. Lightning Link

The games look identical, but they have a difference in name so something must be up. What’s the difference between Lightning Cash and Lightning Link? It’s actually quite simple.

Ways to #landthegrand or a Major

Lightning Link by Aristocrat Grand Jackpot

There are actually two ways to win a Grand progressive jackpot on Lightning Link, but it may not be obvious unless you take a look at the pay table. Here’s a summary of how you can win the Grand or the Major on Lightning Link.

Does Seeing Balls in All 15 Spaces Guarantee a Grand Jackpot?

Dragon Link by Aristocrat Hold and Spin feature

This one has come up a lot, and thanks to some recent slot channel uploads, we have a more concrete answer. See if balls spinning in all 15 spaces actually guarantees the Grand.

The Free Spin Bonuses

Lightning Link by Aristocrat Eyes of Fortune free spin bonus

With a dozen Lightning Link variations out in the United States, and even more variations when you add up Dragon Link and Dollar Storm, there’s a bonus type for every taste. Learn about each of the bonus round types and what each brings to the table.

Super Grand Sequel: Dollar Storm

Dollar Storm by Aristocrat top box

Dollar Storm is the latest direct sequel to Lightning Link, but changes to the game make it tougher than its predecessor. Here’s a rundown of what changes to expect when you play the game.

Does Changing Your Bet/Denom Have an Impact on Odds of Winning Progressives?

Dollar Storm by Aristocrat super grand

While not specific to Lightning Link or its sister games, a common question is how changing your bet or denomination impacts the possibility of winning a jackpot, especially the top progressives. Learn how progressive chances are impacted by bet/denomination changes.

The Latest Sequel: Lightning Dollar Link

Lightning Dollar Link by Aristocrat logo and jackpots

Last fall Aristocrat introduced its latest iteration, Lightning Dollar Link, which adds in the potential for double or triple payouts for the Mini, Minor and Major, opening up a whole new field of opportunities.

Is the Hold and Spin Bonus an RNG-Driven Bonus?

Dragon Link by Aristocrat Hold and Spin feature

Players have often asked me if the Hold and Spin bonus is truly driven by the random number generator. I confirmed with members of the Aristocrat team last fall that they are indeed RNG-based, so when you hit that button does make a difference.

About the author


My name is Joshua, and I’m a slot enthusiast who works in tech as a marketer by day, and dabbles in casinos periodically during off-times. Know Your Slots will reflect my interests in understanding the various ways you can play slots, travel, casino promotions and how you can get the most out of your casino visits.


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