Microgaming has produced an exciting range of progressive jackpot games, one of which is now officially recognised by Guinness World Records after paying out an impressive £13,213,838.68 (approximately NZ$30,100,000.00) in one single payment back in October 2015. The Mega Moolah pokie has 5 reels and 25 paylines, it can be launched across Microgaming’s Flash, download and Quickfire platforms and you can play on this game right now at any of our top-rated Microgaming casinos.
The lucky winner was a UK player called Jonathon Heywood. The 26-year-old was playing at Betway Casino on October 7th, 2015, when he won and the winning spin cost him just £0.25 (approx. NZ$0.60). A spokesperson for Guinness World Records said, “I’m pleased to confirm that the Guinness World Records title for the largest jackpot payout in an online slot machine game is €17,879,645.12, which was won by Jonathan Heywood, while playing Microgaming’s Mega Moolah on Betway's website.” He then added, “And Jon is certainly in the moolah now, thanks to his exceptional stroke of luck.”
The Microgaming CEO, Roger Raatgever, said, “When news broke about Jon’s amazing jackpot win back in October, we were overjoyed – what an incredible and heart-warming story. We’ve achieved many industry records over the years, but to be officially awarded a Guinness World Records title is a special and proud moment for us all. It cements our position in providing the largest and most exciting progressive jackpot network in the industry. We can’t wait to hang the certificate in our office reception!”
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