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June 5, 2023

Historic Slots Jackpot Wins

Aaron Mitchell
Written byAaron MitchellWriter
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Online slots games enjoy a massive appeal among punters. The best part about slots is that players do not need to master any known tricks or strategies to spin the reels. Even a player who is letting the reels for the first time stands a chance of walking away with a million-dollar win. Any online slots player dreams of landing a big win. However, only a few punters have had this dream become a reality. While there have been some enormous wins in slots history, a number of historic wins were recorded. On that note, sit back as you explore some of the biggest slots jackpot wins that grabbed the headlines in the past year.

Historic Slots Jackpot Wins

€19,430,723.60 Mega Moolah Jackpot 

One of the biggest wins in the slot's history was recorded in April of 2021 when a Belgian player won the €19,430,723.60 Mega Moolah Jackpot while playing the Absolutely Mad slot game. What remains impressive is that the player only wagered €15, a feat that compares to none.

£15.2 WowPot Jackpot 

16th April 2021 was a historic year for the Wowpot network when a lucky slots player won £15.2, the third-largest jackpot wins in Microgaming’s history at the time. This win, for a moment, grabbed the headlights away from the Mega Moolah slot machine and was dominant in the ‘winnings’ sphere. The best part about this win is that the lucky player wagered only £0.80.

€7.2 million Mega Moolah 

June was a month to remember for a player at the Enlabs-owned Optibet, having walked away with €7,231,507.69 on Microgaming’s Mega Moolah Slot. This marked the second jackpot win at Optibet in a matter of weeks, which was impressive by any standard. Indeed, John Coleman, Microgaming’s CEO, was quick to congratulate the winner, along with Optibet, for hitting the second consecutive jackpot win in Microgaming’s network.

€6.5 million Mega Moolah

The €6,597,136.10 jackpot win on Optibet was the first of many-to-come jackpots from Microgaming progressive jackpots. This marked the fifth jackpot win of seven figures from Microgaming. Another thing about this win is that it was the one-hundredth jackpot win in Microgaming’s history.

€7.6 million Hall of God’s

A Finnish player was in the headlines after hitting a €7, 595,435 million jackpot. There is everything to love about this historic win, which happened within hours after the players registered an account at Casumo. This casino is no stranger to progressive jackpot winners, which has had nine jackpot winners since it was launched in 2012.

Looking at the number of jackpots, it is evident that every slot player stands a chance of hitting the jackpot. This is not to say that slot players should go out at progressive jackpots in 2022. It is also important for players to embrace that slot machines are entirely random. Also, the house will always have the upper hand, but this should also not hinder them from dreaming big.

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Aaron Mitchell
Aaron Mitchell

Aaron "SlotScribe" Mitchell, Ireland's very own slot enthusiast, effortlessly merges the classic tales of the Emerald Isle with the digital spins of today. As a prolific writer for SlotsRank, he unveils the magic behind the reels, captivating readers across the globe.

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