|Winners Online and Off:
We continue with more jackpot winning stories of
lucky players at both online and land-based casinos.
Note: online wins converted to US dollars.
Mega Moolah Pays Out Millions
Mega Moolah progressive jackpot slot by
Microgaming software provider is quite famous in the
online casino world. Georgios M won $8.6 million at
River Belle Online Casino. With a passion for slots,
the 36-year-old business owner from Greece could
not believe that this was for real. “Do not lose hope;
it’s a small moment that could change your life,” he
A Swedish Jackpot Hit
Mega Fortune Mega hit at Folkeautomaten, a win for
Alexander from Sweden to the tune of $9.57 million.
Commenting on his luck, the player revealed that he
was speechless at first and then he woke up his wife
to celebrate. Alexander said that he was planning to
lay low, pay his mortgage and probably treat himself
with exciting holidays and a new car.
Waking Up to a Record Win
A young male from Norway couldn’t sleep and
decided to play a few games at online casino
company Betsson.com. On that sleepless night, he
became $11.7 million richer at the online slots game
of Mega Fortune. The anonymous player couldn’t
sleep until 6am because of the shock and said that
he needs to calm down first before he decides what
to do with the money.
UK Player and the Million$ Payday
Jonathon Heywood from Cheshire, UK struck for a
$17.2 million payday at a Mega Moolah Progressive
slot. The 26-year old British soldier won the record-
breaking jackpot while playing for 25p per spin at
Betway. Jonathon said that everything felt surreal
and that he couldn’t come to terms with the win. But
he has vowed to spend most of that money to help
treat his sick father.
She Returned to the Wheel
The anonymous winner from Las Vegas explained
her huge payday of $6,978,753 this way: “I had
decided to walk away from the machine, but after a
while, I opted to come back and play one more time.
As I was told, I kept an eye on the middle line and
watched for five Wheel of Fortune signs all lined up
in a row,” said the 52-year-old Korean native. Future
plans include paying off her car and house, helping
her children-grandchildren and donating to her
Super Wedding to Come
Colin Savage of England was visiting Vegas for the
first time with his fiancée, Tina French, and made a
stop at the Bellagio Casino. The machine of choice
was a Quartermillion$ progressive that was soon to
pay out $596,149. “I put $100 in the machine, but
only planned on playing $20,” said Savage. “We are
going to pay off the mortgage and then have a
fantastic wedding. “This still hasn’t sunk in. It’s truly
Good Luck and Play On!
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