The Interactive System must be available for play.
A registered Player may play a “Try for Free” game for notional prizes by selecting the “Try” link in the Game Play Window.
In order to play a National Lottery interactive Game, a Player must first register on-line from a link on www.lottery.ie in accordance with the PLI Terms and Conditions.
The Player must have a valid Player Account.
Players must be 18 years of age or older to Play the Game and Prizes will not be paid to persons under 18 years.
The Player is required to log in to the Interactive System by entering a User ID and Password (created during the Player’s original on-line registration process) to gain access to this Game.
When the Player has logged in to the Interactive System a choice of Games will appear on the instant win game lobby. The Player chooses the “Diamonds & Pearls” Game by clicking on the “Play” link on the Game Play Window.
The Player is then shown a brief “How to Play” synopsis of the Game and is invited to ‘Play Now’ or ‘Try’.
When the Player chooses ‘Play Now’ he is then shown the price of playing that Game and current Wallet balance, at which point the Player is invited to ‘Play Now’.
When the Player opens the Game the Interactive System checks to ensure that the Player has sufficient Unutilised Funds to complete the transaction. The cost of the Play is deducted from the Wallet balance and the amended Wallet balance is displayed.
The Game then connects to the Interactive System which randomly selects a Play which may yield a Prize from one of the Prize Tiers for this Game. The result for a Play is randomly determined by the Interactive System. The Player’s interaction with the Game does not impact on the result.
The opening screen is displayed along with a ‘Settings’ button (cog symbol – bottom left hand side) which will open to display two further buttons: the Sound button and the “i” button which contains the synopsis of how to play the Game.
On clicking “Play”, The Player is presented with a Game Play Window which displays the following:
Fifteen (15) ‘Treasure Chest’ play icons from which one of the following can be revealed;
A cash amount from the prize structure
An Instant Prize symbol (either a Diamond or Pearl Necklace)
A combination Instant Prize symbol (a Diamond and a Pearl Necklace)
Instant Prize Table (Two individual prize tables specific to Diamonds & Pearl Necklaces containing a total of five icons/predefined prizes in each)
Instant Prize area (Used to display any banked Instant Prize)
In-game instruction; ‘Reveal 3 matching amounts from the Treasure Chests to win that prize. Reveal (Diamond) or (Pearl Necklace) to win an Instant Prize’.
The aim of the game is to reveal three cash amounts to win that Prize or reveal a ‘Diamond’ or ‘Pearl Necklace’ to win an Instant Prize or.reveal a combination “Diamond” and “Pearl Necklace” symbol to win an Instant Prize.
Any of the following cash amounts can be revealed from the ‘Treasure Chest’ play icons;
€3, €5, €6, €10, €15, €20, €25, €30, €50, €100, €150, €500, €1,000, €5,000 or €30,000
The following ‘Diamond’ prizes that can be revealed are:
€5, €10, €15, €20 and €30
The following ‘Pearl Necklace’ prizes that can be revealed are:
€1, €2, €3, €4 and €10
To commence Play the Player must click on one of the fifteen (15) ‘Treasure Chest’ play icons to reveal a cash amount, a ‘Diamond’, a ‘Pearl Necklace’ or a combination of a ‘Diamond’ and a ‘Pearl Necklace’. The play icons can be clicked in any order.
If a Player matches three cash amounts the Player wins that amount.
If a Players reveals a ‘Diamond’ or a ‘Pearl Necklace’ the Player wins an Instant Prize.
If a Player reveals a combination of a ‘Diamond’ and a ‘Pearl Necklace’ the Player wins two Instant Prizes.
Up to twelve prizes can be won by winning multiple prizes across the game.
Once the game ends a message indicating the result will appear:
BETTER LUCK NEXT TIME
CONGRATULATIONS! YOU HAVE WON
The Player is required to acknowledge this message by clicking the FINISH button. The Game then ends and the Player is shown the game confirmation screen.
If You purchase a Play and do not complete the Play, the system will automatically play out the Play within 24 hours. If a Low Tier Prize is won then that Prize will be paid directly into the Players Wallet. If a Mid-Tier (Level 1) Prize is won then that Prize will be paid by cheque and posted to the address specified in Your Player Account. If a Mid-Tier (Level 2) Prize is won then that Prize will be paid by cheque, stamped “Account Payee Only”, which will be posted to the address specified in your Player Account, upon receipt of a completed Prize Claim Form and your Identification Information (if not previously provided). If a High-Tier Prize is won then the Player will be notified and the Prize will be paid by cheque, stamped “Account Payee Only”, and which must be redeemed at National Lottery HQ subject to completion of a satisfactory validation process, including but not limited to your Identification Information.