SkyVegas player from Newcastle, England is the winner of the £2.6 million Millionaires Club progressive jackpot.
Software provider Cryptologic has three versions of the Millionaires Club progressive slot game. The original Millionaires Club slots is a 3-reel, single-payline slot game. Then moving on to a 5-reel, 9-payline slot game that graduated to the latest version of 5-reel and 20-payline progressive slot game.
This SkyVegas player hit the jackpot while playing the 5-reel, 9-payline Millionaires Club slot game with just 90p and took home £2.6 million after winning his way through many progressive bonus rounds. This winner from Sky Vegas is the fourth player to become a millionaire, while playing Millionaires Club progressive slots. The biggest payout so far was in 2007, that was worth £5.9 million or $8 million.
Sky Vegas' Head of Gaming, John Parsonage, said, "We are in the business of making instant millionaires. This is the second time one of our players has bagged a life-changing windfall from Cryptologic's game and is a great crowd-puller for our site." Parsonage added that Sky Vegas is planning to launch another million pound jackpot online slot game soon which will lead to more Sky Vegas millionaires in the future.