FAQ

What is lightning slot machine?

Lightning slot machine is a gambling game that uses the bitcoin lightning network. The game is based on a typical Vegas slot machine.

How to play?

Simply buy some spins, enter your multiplier and spin the wheels!

How much can I win?

You can win 200 times the bet you place! You can see the possible combinations and prize on the “Win chart” to the left of the slot machine.

How do I pay with Bitcoin lightning?

To pay you need Bitcoin and a wallet that support the lightning network. You can set up lightning to run on your home computer, phone or you can set up a dedicated server (for example a raspberry pi or a virtual machine in Azure) to run 24/7.

To setup a dedicated raspberry pi you can follow this tutorial:

https://stadicus.github.io/RaspiBolt/

If you want to run a dedicated server, for example if you want to receive payments. You can setup a BTCPay server (this is how we receive payments on this page).

https://github.com/btcpayserver/btcpayserver

If you want to run lightning on your desktop or phone, you can look at these wallets: Lightning labs' wallet, bluewallet, Zap Wallet, Eclair, Lightning Wallet, Spark Wallet

What is the minimum and maximum wagers?

The maximum wager is 25 spins, meaning 0.25 dollar per spin. This might be increased in the future.

What is the current value of one spin?

One spin cost 0.01 dollars.

The value of 1 BTC is 12913.4742 usd
The value of 1 usd is 7743.8494 satoshi
The value of 1 spin is 77.4385 satoshi

The rates are updated every 15 minutes

How do I create a payment channel with your lightning node?

We recommend that you connect to our node(s) for transactions to go as smooth as possible.

Steps to create a payment channel with (Node: lightningslotmachine.com):

lncli connect 03469b295ded046af4771cce38cf007ab0c6ba886fa65026327353b5ac2431a034@40.114.234.63:9735
lncli openchannel 03469b295ded046af4771cce38cf007ab0c6ba886fa65026327353b5ac2431a034 --local_amt 500000

How do I withdraw my winnings?

On the bottom of the page you find a “claim winnings” button.

Withdrawing your earnings from lightning slot machine is free and instantaneous by leveraging the power of the Lightning Network! Simply enter a Lightning Payment Request for the amount you want to withdraw and you're all set!

Note: You need a wallet that supports creating invoices to be able to withdraw, such as Lightning labs' wallet, bluewallet, Zap Wallet, Eclair, Lightning Wallet, Spark Wallet or any other wallet that supports creating Lighting Payment Requests.

How do you protect my privacy?

We believe in user privacy. This site does not store user data. We do not store your IP address, what browser you use or any other identifying information. We don’t use third party tracking software or serve ads that track clicks.

We only store a randomly generated unique id for each user, stored locally on your browser as a cookie. This is only used to check how much credits each user has. If you delete this cookie, your credits will be set to 0!

I get an "unable to find a path to destination" error, how do I fix it?

The problem is that the node can not find a path to our lightning node. You can fix this by connecting directly to our node. Please read the answer to “How do I create a payment channel with your lightning node?” and follow the steps

How can I get in touch with you?

You can contact me at lightningslotmachine [AT] protonmail [DOT] com.

Please include your session id: 3c2367e5-527f-4600-a53f-159e5475eb91

What are my odds?

Lightning slot machine has a house edge that is between 3-5%.