A lucky British gambling has scored one of the biggest progressive jackpots in history – GBP 5,882,870. The major win was achieved at Blackjack Ballroom Casino, a part of the Casino Rewards online gambling empire operating on the renowned Microgaming software in full compliance with British gambling laws.
The winner playing the ultra-popular online casino slot – Mega Moolah, known to pay out huge jackpots on a regular basis. The Microgaming Progressive Network jackpots are usually paid out in one huge lump, meaning the lucky player has turned into an instant millionaire thanks to the one of the British online casinos.
There have been a lot of speculations on when the huge jackpot bubble was going to burst and where, the fact that it was paid out in pounds sterling means that the slots enthusiasts did indeed come from the United Kingdom.
The press release focused on the event, rather than the lucky winner, providing British gambling news with no details on the identity of the winner, their plans for the huge win, and reaction after the jackpot has been won.
The online casino spokesperson commented: “We are blown away by last night’s GBP 5.8 million win! It’s even bigger than K.E.’s $5.5 million win at Blackjack Ballroom.”
The casino went on to add: “We’ve seen a massive increase in play on over the past few many months while the jackpot was high, which all contributed to it getting even bigger. GBP 5.8 million is the biggest progressive jackpot pay-out we’ve ever seen!”
The Casino Rewards group has paid out a total of $53 million in progressive jackpot winnings over the years of their online presence.
The jackpot has been reset following the major win, but is already standing at over $3.1 million and awaiting new players who wish to become filthy rich in a single spin.