The Mega Moolah slot from Microgaming once again made someone multi-millionaire in one go. This time a lucky player of Zodiac Casino. The player suddenly gained $ 20,059,287.27 with his jackpot-winning spin. This is the first jackpot to be won in 2019 on an online video slot. The player won this gigantic amount on 30 January 2019.
No new world record for the Mega Moolah slot.
Of course, several records have been broken with this jackpot. Unfortunately for Mega Moolah and Microgaming they did not break their record of 18.9 million in September 2018. The jackpot has been won in Canadian dollars and this has been converted into an amount of € 13.3 million. However, the Mega Moolah slot does set other records. This is the first time that an online video slot reaches the limit of 20 million and it is also the first time that a high jackpot in Canadian dollars is paid out.
How can the Jackpot be so high?
You would think that the jackpot of the Mega Moolah slot is immediately low again. But nothing is less true. The jackpot is now – a few days later – at € 9 million. But how does that work? And how is it that the jackpot is once again so high? The Mega Moolah slot is a slot machine with progressive jackpot. This means that the jackpot is linked to every online casino that offers this slot. This also means that a part of the bet of every player who plays on the Mega Moolah slot machine at whatever casino goes to the jackpot. The minimum amount that can be used is € 0.25 per turn. This Microgaming slot is basically for everyone to play. Every day thousands of people play on the Mega Moolah slot machine and that is also the reason that the jackpot increases so fast.