Mega Moolah Jackpot Win of €6.5 million
Microgaming’s Mega Moolah progressive jackpot game has yet again delivered on its promise to make a lucky player rich! This time, the winner took home more than €6.5 million in prize money. The software provider announced that the jackpot win occurred on the 4th of June at Optibet Casino.
This win actually comes just weeks after a record-breaking jackpot hit on the 27th of April 2021. The latter happened on the spin off jackpot slot called Absolootly Mad Mega Moolah. A mouth-wathering €19.430.723,60 was taken home by the lucky player. A life-changing sum indeed! The eight figure sum, the highest payout to date for a slot machine, was hit by a Belgian player at Napoleon Sports & Casino.
The seven figure win is the seventh this year from Microgaming’s progressive jackpot network. Additionally, it is the hundredth jackpot win in Mega Moolah’s career. According to Microgaming, their progressive jackpot now has paid out more than €1.4 billion to lucky players around the world. Now, that’s what we call huge!
John Coleman, the CEO at Microgaming, commented:
“I’m delighted to see another big jackpot win so soon after Mega Moolah dropped for €19.4 million in April. My congratulations go to Optibet and their player on this brilliant win. This is something of a milestone for Microgaming, being the 100th euro millionaire made on our progressive jackpot network.”
Furthermore, Chris Davis (Chief Procurement Officer at Optibet) added:
“We were thrilled to hear the news that one of our players had struck the Mega jackpot on the legendary Mega Moolah. Not only was it the first Mega jackpot to be hit at Optibet.com, but it’s also a tremendous multi-million-euro prize!”
About Mega Moolah
Mega Moolah, an iconic jackpot slot powered by Microgaming. Released back in November 2006, the game was a big hit right away. Ever since its inception it is the go-to slot for jackpot fanatics. Based on an African Safari theme it is fairly basic with five reels and twenty-five pay lines featuring wild symbols, a free spins bonus game and of course the progressive jackpot bonus game. Players can choose to bet between £0.25 and £6.25 per spin. The higher the bet, the more your chances of winning the progressive jackpot bonus game.
4 Progressive Jackpots
The progressive jackpot bonus games in Mega Moolah includes 4 different jackpots. The jackpot bonus game activates randomly and provides a guaranteed win for one of the jackpot prizes. The jackpot pool is funded by taking a percentage of all players bet and allocating it towards the progressive jackpots. The contribution percentage stands at 5,30% of all wagers. Therefore, the jackpot is a constantly accumulating prize amount, which is displayed on the top of the game.
As soon as you enter the Progressive Jackpot Bonus Game, you’ll be taken to the Jackpot Wheel. This wheel reminds of a spinning roulette type device and is divided into colored segments. Each of these wheel slices correspond with the different progressive jackpots across all levels. Depending on where the wheel stops, you’ll be payed out the value of the jackpot. Whenever a player hits any of the jackpots, all participants worldwide are notified immediately and it resets back down to its original value for all other competing players!
To conclude, Mega Moolah has repeatedly proven that it can provide players with their first fortune! Are you up for the challenge? Give Mega Moolah a go by clicking the button below! May the Jackpot Gods be with you!
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