Microgaming’s immensely popular progressive jackpot slot Mega Moolah has had another big win, this one taking place at the beginning of the new year. The lucky player in question who chooses to go by his initials N. C. won €6,078,249.33 on the 16th of the month. Amazingly, the win came off a 50c bet. The player is the seventh person to become a millionaire off a 50c bet when playing Mega Moolah slots.
The Mega Moolah Player Got Lucky at Captain Cooks Casino
N. C. was playing at Captain Cooks Casino using a mobile device. He got a huge surprise when he hit the jackpot. All the jackpots that are part of Microgaming’s progressives network will be given to the player immediately and not in instalments. This means that the player became a millionaire instantly.
What’s even better about this story is that N. C. was a brand new customer at Captain Cooks Casino and had received 100 free spins as part of the club’s signup offer. In fact, new players have to deposit only €5 to qualify for the offer. The player had picked up his cell phone for a quick and easy gambling session and ended winning enough money to change his life for the better.
Mega Moolah Slot: Not an Ordinary Game at All
Mega Moolah is no ordinary game because it gives out really big wins at an extraordinarily frequent rate. In fact, no other game has made as many millionaires as this one. The game also entered the Guinness Book of World Records for having the largest ever jackpot from an online slot game and again for having the biggest win on a mobile casino. The former took place in October 2015 and the latter in August 2016. It’s also clear to that this is a really good game to play if one doesn’t have a lot of money to wager, and this is an important reason for its popularity.
The biggest win so far at Mega Moolah was €17.8 million won by a Briton named Jonathan Heywood who wagered just 25p on every spin. The game has been making lots of millionaires right from the first jackpot of $5.5 million that was one by a player from Finland in April 2008.
Mega Moolah Slot: A Microgaming Game
Microgaming executive David Reynolds said that the €6 million win was a great way to start the year. He also pointed out that the pot was filling up at a really fast pace once again. Reynolds said that it had crossed €3.5 million within a few days. He noted that players would continue choosing this game because of its ability to change the lives of people lucky enough to get a big win.
Microgaming is a pioneer in the online gaming industry. Developed in 1994, it is widely considered to be the first proper online casino games supplier. The company has made a very good name for itself thanks to the original gaming content it creates. Its games have trademark high quality and are used in casinos catering to customers located all over the world. The company is based in the Isle of Man.
Mega Moolah is great fun to play and not just because of its huge wins. The game is fast paced and its graphics and animation are extremely attractive. It is linked to a lot of games on Microgaming’s jackpot network. Hence, it shouldn’t come as a surprise that the jackpot has accumulated more than €3 million. The next win is sure to come anytime soon given the game’s history. Most of the winners do come from the United Kingdom. But this is probably only because so many people from this country love playing this game.