|$1,594,649.21 in cash has been won on the Major Millions slot machine at Captain Cook's Online Casino. The player's name has not been announced. |
The first win of this new progressive slot is the largest ever online jackpot awarded, and comes just 6 short weeks after the launch of the new game.
The previous record was held by a player nicknamed 'BOBO' who won $414,119.22 on the Rags to Riches slot machine at Sands of the Caribbean Online Casino last September.
In addition to the cash, Jackpot Madness will treat the winner to an all- expense paid luxury trip to the ritziest gambling destination in the world – Monte Carlo.
Marilyn Glazier, Press Agent for Jackpot Madness, commented, “In the few short weeks since unveiling, Major Millions has already transformed the scale of online gaming payouts. The progressive slot is available at over 60 casinos powered by Microgaming, and has quickly become the largest jackpot in the history of online gaming. Major Millions is the only online progressive to pay out over $1,500,000, available in cash. We’d like to congratulate our first Major Millionaire and send him off to enjoy his new life, starting in Monte Carlo!”
The lucky person has also won an all-expense paid first class trip for two to Monte Carlo, the classiest gambling destination in the world. He or she will stay at Monte Carlo’s most exclusive hotel, dine at Monte Carlo's finest restaurants, play at the best casinos in the world with $2,000 pocket money, and get a bird’s eye view of the city in a helicopter.
The new Major Millions progressive slot joins a network of the 9 most popular progressive games on the web, including hot newcomers Triple Sevens Progressive Blackjack, Jackpot Deuces Progressive Video Poker and Progressive Cyberstud Poker. The Jackpot Madness veteran favorites include: Cash Splash, Fruit Fiesta, LotsaLoot, Treasure Nile, WowPot and SupaJax. Since launching in 1998, the Jackpot Madness casinos have paid out a grand total of over $64,000,000 to over 2,300 winners.