Published on December 20th, 2013 | by Mark Smith
Another Multimillion Mega Fortune Jackpot Claimed by Finnish Player
Online gamblers always seek to earn a fortune and Net Entertainment proved that it is possible. The premium supplier of online gaming solutions’ popular online slot game, Mega Fortune, paid out a €2.6 million jackpot. Friday the 13th proved lucky for the Finnish winner who spun the reels in Mega Fortune and cracked the big prize at Kolikkopelit.com. The progressive slot title has certainly lived up to its name, paying out as much as €43.6 million so far in 2013. It currently holds the World record jackpot payout of €17.8 million, also won by a Finnish gambler in January 2013 at a PAF online casino.
Net Entertainment Slots Reach €65.6m in payouts in 2013
Mega Fortune is a major part of Swedish developer Net Entertainment’s jackpot network and the most played progressive at European online casinos. Their line of progressive video slots jackpots include Mega Fortune, Arabian Nights, and Halls of Gods which have together paid out over €65.6 million. President and CEO of Net Entertainment Per Eriksson congratulated the winner and Kolikkopelit.com, and was sure of another millionaire in the making in the near future. According to Eriksson, Net Entertainment the high liquidity that these games offer allows for a quick multimillion payouts in succession.
Mega Fortune on mobile
COO of Kolikkopelit.com Risto Myllmymaki shared Eriksson’s sentiments and looked forward to continued growth with Net Entertainment in 2014. According to the COO, Kolikkopelit.com is all about entertainment and having had a winner will help the brand grow even stronger. A week earlier, Net Entertainment launched a mobile version of the record-breaking jackpot slot game Mega Fortune. The 5-reel, 3- row, 25-bet line multiple-coin video slot features free spins, wild substitutes, scatter wins, and a bonus game with three levels of jackpots.
Millionaires every few months
Simon Hammon, chief product office of Net Entertainment said the resounding success of Mega Fortune influenced their decision to launch a mobile version and expand Net Entertainment’s Touch portfolio. Other lucky jackpot winners included two BetVictor customers who took home €6.4 million and €5.3 million each in 2012 followed by the world record payout of €17.8m in January 2013. According to Hammon, the Guinness World Record slot helps continue its mission to grow their mobile offering.
Lottomatica, Net Entertainment’s Italian connection
Net Entertainment offers complete gaming solutions that include a management platform and full suite of high quality games. The company also announced its foray into the Italian online gaming market after entering into a partnership with Lottomatica, an Italian lottery and gaming company. Net Entertainment’s casino titles will be launched on the Lottomatica and Totosi online portals and will be made available on desktop and mobile versions.