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Spooky Spondoolies

Spooky Spondoolies
  • Prize: Win up to €100,000 Prize: Win up to €100,000
  • Odds of Winning: 2.67 Odds of Winning: 1 in 2.67
  • Game Price: €5.00 per play Game Price: €5.00 per play

How to Play

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At the start of play, you'll see a set of 5 Eyeballs and 20 Cauldrons.

Click on the Eyeballs to reveal your numbers.

Click on each Cauldrons to reveal a winning number and a related prize.

If a winning number matches any of your numbers, you win the corresponding amount.

If a ‘Pumpkin’ symbol is revealed, a prize value equal to 20 times the stated prize is won.

Once all winning numbers and your numbers have been revealed, a Finish button will appear. The game is not completed until it has been pressed.

Game Rules

GAME ENTRY MECHANISM

  1. The Interactive System must be available for play.

  2. A registered Player may play a “Try for Free” game for notional prizes by selecting the “Try” link in the Game Play window.

  3. In order to play a National Lottery interactive Game, a Player must first register online from a link on www.lottery.ie in accordance with the PLI Interactive Terms and Conditions.

  4. The Player must have a valid Player Account.

  5. Entrants must be 18 years of age or older to Play the Game and Prizes will not be paid to persons under 18 years.

  6. The Player is required to log in to the Interactive System by entering a User ID and Password (created during the Player’s original online registration process) to gain access to this Game.

  7. 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 “Spooky Spondoolies” Game by clicking on the “Play” link on the Game Play window.

  8. The Player is then shown a brief “How to Play” synopsis of the game and is invited to ‘Play Now’ or ‘Try’.

  9. When the Player chooses ‘Play Now’ they are then shown the price of playing a Game and current Wallet balance, at which point the Player is invited to ‘Play Now’.

  10. 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.

  11. 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.

  12. The opening screen is displayed with a ‘Settings’ button (cog symbol – bottom left hand side) The ‘Settings’ button opens when selected to display two further icons: the Sound button and the “i” button which contains the instructions of how to play the Game.

  13. The Player is presented with a Game Play window displaying a set of five 'Eyeball' icons in a box designated ‘WINNING NUMBERS’ and a set of twenty 'Cauldron' icons designated ‘YOUR NUMBERS’. The Player must click on each icon to reveal a number.

  14. The aim of the Game is to match any of the numbers revealed in ‘WINNING NUMBERS’ to any of the numbers revealed in ‘YOUR NUMBERS’ to win the prize amount shown below that number, and/or reveal a ‘Pumpkin’ symbol in ‘YOUR NUMBERS’ to win twenty times the prize amount appended to the ‘Pumpkin’ symbol.

  15. The Player can click on the icons in any order to reveal ‘WINNING NUMBERS’ and ‘YOUR NUMBERS’. Any matching number(s) will be highlighted in both the box designated ‘WINNING NUMBERS’ and ‘YOUR NUMBERS’.

  16. If the Player reveals a ‘Pumpkin’ symbol then the Prize shown below the symbol will change to red to indicate a sum equal to twenty times the amount appended to the ‘Pumpkin’ symbol.

  17. The Player has twenty chances to match a number in ‘YOUR NUMBERS’ to any number in ‘WINNING NUMBERS’ and/or reveal a ‘Pumpkin’ symbol to win a prize.

  18. The Player will win a prize equal to the total of all prize amount(s) appended to a matched number(s) and/or ‘Pumpkin’ symbol revealed in the Game.

  19. Once the game ends a message indicating the result will appear:
    BETTER LUCK
    NEXT TIME
    or
    CONGRATULATIONS!
    YOU HAVE WON
    <AMOUNT>

  20. 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.

  21. 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 and posted to the address specified in Your Player Account, upon receipt of a completed Claim Form and proof of identity and age. 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 upon receipt of a completed Prize Claim Form and proof of identity and age.

Download a copy of the National Lottery Spooky Spondoolies rules (PDF)


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