|On Friday, 2 July the first South African millionaire from playing on online slot machines has been named as Glen G. The man made his fortune laying the Major Millions game on Piggs Peak Internet Casino. He won 1.102 million rand, which equates to US$95,730. |
In June another player won 503,283 rand (US$43,714), also playing on the Major Millions games. There are 2 games featured on the site- a 5-reel video slot which hosts 15 playlines, and 1 rand 3- reel game which hosts 3 playlines. The jackpot for either game starts at R250,000.
The online casino is South Africa’s largest and also hosts other popular progressive slot games such as: Lotsaloot, Wowpot, Fruit Fiesta, Jackpot Deuces, Treasure Nile, Supajax and Cash Splash as well as offering a selection of table and video poker games. So far Piggs Peak has paid out 2.25 million rands, or US$221,240 this year. Like many other online casinos, the site offers players the opportunity to play for free whilst learning the games and rules, and then offers banking options for people keen to test their skill playing for real money.