Players at Microgaming powered online casinos are seeing 2020 as there lucky year and the number seven a particular lucky number, as the casino software provider’s games have created seven millionaires in as many months so far in 2020.
As recently as the 20th July , Microgaming’s Major Millions progressive slot was hit for €1,650,382.89 at Spin Casino – the seventh millionaire to be made on the network so far this year, equating to one millionaire a month on average! With total payouts from all seven and eight-figure wins for the year to date surpass €30 million.
A UK-based player, who wishes to remain anonymous, struck gold within a month of registering at Spin Casino, pocketing the €1.6 million win from a €3 wager. As with all payouts on Microgaming’s progressive jackpot network, the winner will receive the prize as a lump sum and not in annuities.
UK spokesperson at Spin Casino, comments: “We are absolutely thrilled for our winner, who has become a millionaire overnight. Microgaming’s Major Millions has always been a popular game and we are delighted that the new 5-reel version is proving similarly so with our customers.”
Commenting on the good fortune of the seven millionaires and Microgaming’s Progressive Jackpot Network, Microgaming’s Chief Executive Officer John Coleman, stated: “With total lifetime payouts exceeding €1.2 billion, Microgaming’s progressive jackpot network has had an outstanding year to date, driven by a number of new game releases, including Wheel of Wishes, Atlantean Treasures and Absolootly Mad.”
“We look forward to building on this momentum over the coming months, hosting more feature-rich games that feed into our leading jackpots, which have paid out over €115 million across 2,571,389 jackpots so far this year – that’s more than eight payouts every minute on average!”