Scratch cards are lottery games to play at most of the state lotteries. These scratch card games can be played as low as few cents to few dollars. Scratch cards can also be played at online casinos besides the state lotteries. The only difference is that scratch cards at online casinos can be played online with a good internet on PC or mobile.
Scratch cards at online casinos
Playing instant scratch cards at online casino is quite easy. All you need is to select the game you wish to play from the games menu. But you need to be registered as a player to play real money scratchies and win some actual real cash. You can play these games on your PC or Mobile that is but your choice.
Just hover upon the choosen Scratch card game and you will find two options: Play Now and Try Now
Click on Try Now then a free Scratch card game will be loaded for you to enjoy all free without making any deposit. Which means you can get a chance to first understand the game, know the rules and then can opt for real money game.
Click on Play Now you will be taken to a screen where you will need to make a deposit at the casino to play the game. Which means you are buying the scratchie to play with real money to win real money. The minimum deposit for any Scratch card game is $10 or $25 to the max so once you do this with the deposit options given at the cashier or banking page you are ready to play the scratch card game.
The process is easy. When the game loads you will find that you need to reveal certain symbols in the game to win. There is auto reveal button where you need not click to reveal the symbols but let the software do that for you, but that is again your choice. You will find paytable, stake button to manage your bets on the screen. Revealing the correct number of symbols will make you win the scratch card instantly.
Scratch cards at Sate Lotteries
In US almost all the state lotteries offer scratch cards. These instant games can be played by buying a ticket at your nearest retailer. There are hundreds of Scratch cards to choose from at State lotteries. These scratch cards come in different themes and varieties. Each month new scratch cards are offered to play. You can check at the lottery seller or the lottery retailer shop as to which scratch cards are available. There are new ones and old ones. Moreover the scratch card carries huge prizes to win.
Two New Scratch cards to play at Minnesota Lottery
Following are the two new scratch cards to play at Minnesota lotteries. Find about these scratch cards, how to play, how you will win and how you can claim the prizes.
1. Pengwin Scratch cards
A cute and cozy crossword ticket for some relaxing fun this holiday season. Win up to $25,000 in this game.
How To Play?
Scratch the “YOUR LETTERS” and “BONUS LETTERS” boxes to reveal a total of 20 letters. Scratch only the letters in the CROSSWORD puzzle that match those in the “YOUR LETTERS” and “BONUS LETTERS” boxes. If you match letters in the “YOUR LETTERS” and “BONUS LETTERS” boxes to reveal 3 or more complete WORDS in the CROSSWORD puzzle, win the prize indicated in the PRIZE LEGEND. If you win in the CROSSWORD puzzle and any one of the completely revealed WORDS has a MUG symbol in the word, win DOUBLE the prize shown in the PRIZE LEGEND. If you win in the CROSSWORD puzzle and any one of the completely revealed WORDS has a FISH symbol in the word, win TRIPLE the prize shown in the PRIZE LEGEND. The MUG and FISH are not free spaces and you must match the letter within them to complete a word.
- TOP PRIZE: $25,000
- The overall ticket odds of winning are 1 in 3.53.
Note that the number of actual winners may vary based on sales, distribution and number of prizes claimed.
To play this scratch card:
Prizes and Odds
|To Win:||Odds*||Number of Prizes**|
|$3||1 in 6.90||443,208|
|$5||1 in 16.67||183,307|
|$6||1 in 36.37||84,046|
|$10||1 in 39.98||76,454|
|$15||1 in 100.00||30,565|
|$25||1 in 120.01||25,469|
|$30||1 in 209.28||14,605|
|$50||1 in 596.62||5,123|
|$75||1 in 2,395.38||1,276|
|$100||1 in 2,380.45||1,284|
|$200||1 in 6,601.51||463|
|$300||1 in 7,817.14||391|
|$500||1 in 13,006.38||235|
|$1,000||1 in 436,642.86||7|
|$1,500||1 in 436,642.86||7|
|$5,000||1 in 509,416.67||6|
|$10,000||1 in 1,018,833.33||3|
|$25,000||1 in 611,300.00||5|
*The overall ticket odds of winning are 1 in 3.53.
2. Winter Blast Scratch Card
Match any of YOUR NUMBERS to either WINNING NUMBER, win PRIZE shown below that number. Reveal a symbol, win PRIZE shown. Reveal a symbol, WIN ALL 10 PRIZES INSTANTLY!
BONUS MULTIPLIER: Multiply any prize won by the Bonus Multiplier.
TOP PRIZE: $10,000
Prizes & Odds
|To Win:||Odds*||Number of Prizes**|
|$2||1 in 5.50||532,323|
|$5||1 in 20.69||141,641|
|$10||1 in 42.87||68,356|
|$15||1 in 119.93||24,435|
|$25||1 in 181.91||16,109|
|$30||1 in 460.32||6,366|
|$50||1 in 762.53||3,843|
|$100||1 in 4,334.91||676|
|$500||1 in 45,083.08||65|
|$1,000||1 in 244,200.00||12|
|$10,000||1 in 325,600.00||9|
*The overall ticket odds of winning are 1 in 3.69.
**The number of actual winners may vary based on sales, distribution and number of prizes claimed.
To determine if a ticket is a winning ticket, the Bar Code printed under the latex below the play area on the front of the Ticket must be scanned into a terminal connected to the Lottery computer system that must verify that the Ticket is a winning Ticket and the prize level of the winning Ticket. The revealed Symbols on the front of the Ticket do not determine if a Ticket is a winning Ticket. The revealable Symbols are for entertainment purposes only.
An apparent prizewinner in the Winter Blast Scratch Game is determined when the play area on the front of the Ticket is scratched off to reveal the one (1) Bonus Multiplier Symbol, the two (2) Winning Numbers Symbols, the ten (10) Your Numbers Symbols, and the ten (10) Prize Symbols.
- The holder of a Ticket that reveals a Your Numbers Symbol wins the amount indicated by the revealed Prize Symbol immediately under the Your Numbers Symbol.
- The holder of a Ticket that reveals a Your Numbers Symbol wins the amount indicated by all ten (10) Prize Symbols.
- The holder of a Ticket who wins a prize as described above and reveals a Bonus Multiplier Symbol wins the prize indicated.
- The holder of a Ticket who wins a prize as described above and reveals a Bonus Multiplier Symbol wins two (2) times the prize indicated. H.
- The Ticket who wins a prize as described above and reveals a Bonus Multiplier Symbol wins three (3) times the prize indicated.
- The Ticket who wins a prize as described above and reveals a Bonus Multiplier Symbol wins five (5) times the prize indicated.
How to claim the prize when winning scratch card?
To claim the prize of a winning ticket a Winter Blast Scratch Game Ticket or any scratch card played at state lottery you must meet all the following requirements:
1. The Ticket must be intact;
2. The Ticket Validation and Pack-Ticket Numbers must be legible. These numbers are used by the Lottery in its official validation process to determine if the Ticket contains a winner and the prize level of a winning Ticket;
3. The Ticket must not be altered, reconstituted, or tampered with in any way;
4. The signature on the Ticket must not have been removed, or altered in any way;
5. The Ticket must not be counterfeit in any way in whole or in part;
6. The Ticket must have been issued by the Lottery in an authorized manner;
7. The Ticket must not have been stolen nor appear on any list of omitted Tickets or non-activated Tickets on file at the Lottery;
8. The Validation Number of an apparent winning Ticket must be verified as a winning Ticket on the Lottery computer system and the Ticket must not have been previously paid; and
9. The Ticket must not be printed or produced in error.
The Lottery recommends that players use registered mail to send Tickets and Ticket Claim forms to the Lottery and that players keep a copy of the front and back of any Ticket sent.
To claim a prize of less than six hundred dollars ($600) a player must sign the back of the Ticket in the signature area and present the winning Ticket to any Lottery retailer or to Lottery headquarters at 2645 Long Lake Rd, Roseville, MN, or mail the Ticket to the Lottery at the P.O. box address printed on the back of the Ticket. The Lottery retailer or Lottery staff will verify the claim and, if valid, make payment of the amount due the player and physically void the Ticket. If a Lottery retailer cannot verify a claim or does not have the funds on hand to pay a claim, the Lottery retailer will provide the player with a Ticket Claim form and instruct the player on how to file a claim with the Lottery. If the claim is validated by the Lottery, a check will be forwarded to the player in the amount due. In the event the claim is not validated by the Lottery, the claim will be denied, and the player will be notified promptly.
To claim a prize of six hundred dollars ($600) to fifty thousand dollars ($50,000), a player must sign the winning Ticket, fill out a Ticket Claim form and present both the Ticket and the Ticket Claim form at any Lottery office or mail both to the Lottery at the P.O. box address printed on the back of the Ticket.
Note that no prize in the Winter Blast Scratch Game may be paid to a person under 18 years of age.
All prizes must be claimed within one (1) year of the announced end of the game. For prizes claimed by mail, date of claim is date of receipt by the Lottery. The Lottery will announce the end of the game on mnlottery.com. For prizes of $600 or more, the claim period ends at the close of business on the last day of the claim period that Lottery offices are open.