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How to Play Lotto Instant Win

How to Play Lotto Instant Win

Hollywoodbets is the first in South Africa to offer Lotto Instant Win, the exciting new Lucky Numbers sensation! More draws, more fun! Bet on our newest product, with 17 different games that run 24/7! Here, you can learn exactly how each game in each of the four game studios works. 



How to play Lotto Instant Win: Studio 1

Studio 1

The below video will explain how each of the four games available in Studio 1 work:



Players can bet on four different games every 7 minutes. The draw is done using a drum containing 48 balls numbered 1 through 48.

  • Lucky Six 35/48
This game takes place when the first 35 balls are drawn. You are allowed to select between 6 and 15 numbers with a win being achieved if at least 6 of your chosen numbers appear in the first 35 balls drawn. Winnings are determined by how early the 6th selection is drawn.
  • Win 5/48
Win 5/48 takes place when the first 5 numbers are drawn, with players able to select between 1 and 5 balls. You can then choose whether 1, 2, 3, 4 or all 5 balls you selected will be drawn.
  • Win 7/48
This game takes place when the 7 balls after the initial 35 are drawn. You can make between 1 and 15 selections, next you will select how many of your chosen numbers will be drawn between 1 and 6. 
  • Special Studio 1
Special Studio 1 contains several quick-fire bets you can take including the colour of the first ball drawn, the sum of the first 5 balls and various Overs/Unders options. 

How to play Lotto Instant Win: Studios 2 and 3

The below video will explain how each of the games available in Studios 2 and 3 work:

Studio 2

This game is played using a drum containing 20 different balls numbered 1 through 20.


  • Win 5/20
This game focusses on the first five balls to be drawn. You can select between 1 and 5 balls for a single ticket. To play, select the numbers you think will drop, next you will select how many of your chosen balls will be drawn.
  • Win 10/20
The game takes place when 10 balls are drawn after the first five. Here you can choose between 1 and 8 numbers. Select your numbers and click on bet, before selecting how many of your chosen balls you think will drop. 
  • Special Studio 2
Special Studio 2 offers several more simple bets for players. Here you can bet on things like the colour of the first dropped ball, whether the first drawn number will be greater than or smaller than 10.5 etc. 

Studio 3

Studio 3 makes use of a drum containing 37 balls numbered 0 through 36. This Studio only has one game available which is expanded on below.
  • Win 1/37
This is a fast-paced lotto game where a new draw takes place every minute. You can bet on Overs/Unders, the colour of the drawn ball and much more. 

How to play Lotto Instant Win: Studio 4

Studio 4

Studio 4 is made of up nine games that all make use of a drum machine containing 80 balls, numbered 1 through 80.


  • Keno 5/80
Players are required to select between 1 and 5 balls. This draw only focuses on the first 5 balls out of 80 to be drawn as illustrated in the image below. Payouts are determined by how many of the numbers you selected appear in the first 5 balls that are drawn.

Keno 5/80
The area highlighted in red relates to the Keno 5/80 draw.


  • Keno 10/80
Keno 10/80 works similarly to the 5/80 variant. Players select between 1 and 10 balls. This draw focuses on the next 10 balls drawn after the initial 5 as illustrated below. Again, payouts are determined by how many of your selected numbers appear in the highlighted segment below. 

Keno 10/80
The area highlighted in red relates to the Keno 10/80 draw.

  • Keno 20/80
Keno 20/80 differs slightly from the other two draws. Here you can only select between 1 and 10 balls, with the draw focussing on the 20 balls drawn after the initial 5. Payouts here are determined by how many of your selected numbers appear in the highlighted segment below.


Keno 20/80
The area highlighted in red relates to the Keno 20/80 draw.
  • Win 5/80
Win 5/80 takes place when the first five balls are drawn. Players may select between 1 and 15 numbers, with payouts determined by how many of your selected balls are drawn.

  • Win 10/80
The Win 10/80 draw focuses on the 10 balls drawn after the initial 5. Here you can select between 1 and 15 numbers, with payouts determined by how many of your selected balls are drawn.

  • Win 20/80

The Win 20/80 draw focuses on the 20 balls drawn after the initial 5. Here you can select between 1 and 15 numbers, with payouts determined by how many of your selected balls are drawn.

  • Win 30/80

The Win 30/80 draw focuses on the 30 balls drawn after the initial 5. Here you can select between 1 and 15 numbers, with payouts determined by how many of your selected balls are drawn.

  • Win 40/80

The Win 40/80 draw focuses on the 40 balls drawn after the initial 5. Here you can select between 1 and 15 numbers, with payouts determined by how many of your selected balls are drawn.

  • Win 50/80

The Win 50/80 draw focuses on the 50 balls drawn after the initial 5. Here you can select between 1 and 15 numbers, with payouts determined by how many of your selected balls are drawn.

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