River Belle Online Casino Player Wins Historic Jackpot

Published Tuesday, May 12, 2009 - Online-Casinos.com

One lucky River Belle Casino player is €6,374,434. richer today after pushing the button and taking home the cash. Microgaming's Mega Mulla reached record breaking levels and is the highest payed jackpot in online casino history. Georgios M, a small business owner from Greece, received the prize fund at River Belle Online Casino on Saturday a massive $8.69m. approx.

Microgaming, the world's largest provider of online gaming software announced the win from it's offices in the Isle of Man today. Beating all previous Mega Moolah payouts, and unlike other casino jackpots, this was a guaranteed single cash payout in full, making this win the largest online casino payout in history. Released in November 2006, Mega Moolah is Microgaming's Progressive Jackpot Video Slot part of the Microgaming Progressive Jackpot Network it is the world's largest progressive and has paid out a record $286m, to over 7,200 lucky winners, creating over 14 millionaires.

Tim Johnson, Chairman at Belle Rock Entertainment said of the win, "We at Belle Rock Entertainment take the utmost pleasure in seeing our players win life changing jackpots. It is an amazing accomplishment that for a single bet of €5 a valued long time River Belle player walked away with one of the largest online jackpots ever won. Well done and enjoy your winnings Georgios." Georgios M made a short but sweet comment, "I could not believe it".

River Belle Casino is themed on the old South in America, with the paddle steamers adorning River Belle's website being reminiscent of the ones seen on the Mississippi in the early 1900s. This quaint old-world theme casino offers an up-to-date gaming experience.

Microgaming's CEO Roger Raatgever, commented, "It is truly exciting that Microgaming has broken yet another record with the latest win on Mega Moolah. We are continually expanding our portfolio of casino games to provide the highest level of entertainment to consumers - but nothing tops the story of this winner, congratulations to him."

Mega Moolah is available through all Microgaming powered casinos such as River Belle and the new jackpot level currently stands at 1,004,373 depending on the currency being played.

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