Massive £1.5 million Online Slot Win Announced

Published Wednesday, June 01, 2011 -

Microgaming which offers over 500 game titles in 20 different languages, a founding member of eCOGRA the online gambling industry’s safety net, has garnered another lucky online slot player a life changing win., one of the most popular online casinos in the Microgaming network of sites, has announced a win for one very fortunate slot player. The amazing £1.5 million win happened after he hit the jackpot on the King Cashalot video slot on the internet.
The progressive jackpot was won on the five reel, nine pay line game after the player line up five King symbols on a pay line after a maximum bet wager.
Mike Hebden, chief of Casinos for the software provider Microgaming commented on the progressive jackpot win, "I am delighted that the progressive jackpot network has created another millionaire. It is so exciting when this happens and I am extremely proud that the player is paid out in one single payment, rather than an annuity."

The May 2nd progressive win announcement was held back until now, in order to formalize all the details related to the transferring of the funds to the lucky individual.  
"We still hold the record of the biggest online jackpot win in history back in May 2009 with a staggering €6.37 million pay out," explained Hebden, referring to the massive win by Georgios M. from Greece which he took home after playing at Belle Rive online casino. “Watch this space for more winners in the future,” exclaimed Hebden.

Microgaming powered casinos have an impressive history for  jackpot payouts, with the largest producer of proven software titles paying out €285 million on its progressive network since it was first launched. As many as eight thousand people have won life-changing amounts of money through the 37 different progressive jackpot games offered by the Microgaming suite of games.



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