Microgaming’s Progressive Jackpot Network Passes the €1 Billion Milestone
We are back with another roundup of the latest happenings in the Slot world including an astoundingly impressive milestone for Microgaming and a new offering from our friends at Thunderkick,so read on for all the latest news
Microgaming pass the €1 billion milestone on their progressive jackpot network
Setting a momentous landmark for both the company and the industry as a whole, Microgaming’s industry leading progressive jackpot network has now paid out a remarkable total of over €1 Billion. This historic milestone was reached following a staggering €13.3 million payout on the famous Mega Moolah progressive slot by a Zodiac Casino player. This lucky player managed to scoop the jackpot after less than 30 minutes of play.
This massive jackpot is the third largest (EUR/EUR equivalent) payout from Microgaming following €18,915,872.81 paid in September 2018 and the €17,879,645.12 win that earned Microgaming a GUINNESS WORLD RECORDS® title in 2015.
Think this alone is impressive? Get this:
This is the 68th Millionaire to be made on Microgaming's progressive jackpot network!
Upon the news, John Coleman, CEO at Microgaming, commented ‘...congratulations to all the lucky Mega jackpot winners who have been part of this remarkable story. The network has been awarding life-changing wins since 1999, including thousands of five and six-figure sums, and we look forward to building on this remarkable success in the future with the development of even more innovative and rewarding gameplay experiences for players.”
At the time of writing, the jackpot on Mega Moolah has already climbed back up to over £9 million so if you want to take your chance at striking it rich you can do so right here at Mansion Casino
Thunderkick’s Carnival Queen Slot Now Launched at Casumo
Thunderkick’s new Carnival Queen slot has launched early exclusively at Casumo with other casino’s having to wait until the 20th of February before offering this new Mardi Gras themed title. When our friends at Thunderkick launch any new title, we at Android Slots always pay attention with many of their games such as The Rift making up some of our all-time favourite slots
This new visually engaging title is based on the well-known Mardi Gras carnival and with its 6 reel, 4096 ways to win mechanic there is a chance to win an astounding 22,700 times your stake from each spin!
The action here takes place on a vibrant street with carnival dressed characters appearing as symbols along with the standard A,K,Q,J,10 & 9 values. There is also an extremely rewarding crown symbol, with 2, 3, 4, 5 or 6 of them appearing on a payline will give you 1, 2.5, 5, 10 or 20 times your stake respectively.
There is also an Avalanche feature within the game which means you get an extra chance to form successful combos' as winning symbols disappear to be replaced by new ones. These continue to appear as long as you keep getting winning combinations. Along with this, there is an added multiplier feature with the multiplier increasing by 1 after every avalanche win. The exciting thing here is that there is no limit to high the multiplier can go!
Fancy a Bonus Round?
The Bonus game feature appears when you get 3 or more Mardi Gras Masks scatters in the base game and your reward will be 12 free spins. If you were to be lucky and get more scatters, you would receive an extra 4 free spins for every scatter. During the feature, 2 or more scatters will give you extra free spins starting at 3 and any additional scatter will award you 3 additional free spins. With this, there is no limit as to how many free spins you can win in total.
So if you are feeling in the party mood and wish to join in on the carnival fun, you can do so here with our friends at Casumo Casino