Biggest Wins at Canadian Online Casinos
How often do Canadians hit the jackpot while playing at online casinos? While winning progressive jackpots running into several millions of dollars doesn’t happen daily in Canada, stories of big wins are quite common.
Here are some of those inspiring stories of big jackpot wins at Canadian online casinos.
CA$7.5 Million Win on Mega Moolah Progressive
A Canadian player was spinning the reels of his favourite Mega Moolah slot on April 9, 2015 at the Canada-friendly Royal Vegas Mobile Casino when Lady Luck smiled on him. The player won the impressive jackpot of CA$7,562,019.94. He had just signed up at Royal Vegas Casino and never expected to win it.
Mega Moolah, a safari-themed slot from Microgaming, is one of the most rewarding progressive slots in the industry. As its seed value is CA$1 million, it can definitely make you a millionaire if you win it.
Mega Moolah has generated several casino millionaires in the past 10 years. It is one of many hundreds of free slot games you can enjoy playing in demo mode.
However, an anonymous player won a bigger prize of €8,012,153.36 in April 2017 while playing Mega Moolah at Tipico Casino. This win smashed all previous records and still remains the biggest progressive jackpot won while playing the slot on the go.
In case you are wondering if anyone has won the Mega Moolah progressive jackpot in 2020, the answer is yes. A lucky player won $20,057,734 while playing Mega Moolah on January 30, 2020, but details of this big win, which happens to be the biggest ever won on this slot game, are not yet known.
€4.3 Million on NetEnt's Mega Fortune Slot
NetEnt reports that a 65-year-old female player won its biggest progressive jackpot of 2019. She scooped up €4,333,667.97 while spinning the reels of Mega Fortune Dreams at Betsson Casino. The player had bet just €4 on the game.
Mega Fortune is a wealth-themed slot with five reels, three rows, and 20 ways to win. You can use special features such as free spins with multipliers, wild symbols, re-spins, and a bonus game to plump your winnings. If you are lucky enough to activate the bonus game, you may win one of the three progressive jackpots the slot has to offer.
In March 2019, another lucky player won €3,542,863 while playing Mega Fortune Dreams.
Biggest Wins on NetEnt’s Hall of Gods
NetEnt's Hall of Gods is another slot that Canadian jackpot-hunters must get their hands on. You will find it at any Canada-facing real money online casinos such as 777 Casino, Spin Casino and Spinia Casino. Generally, someone hits this jackpot once in 163 days, but this isn't a rule. The slot has been turning players into multi-millionaires ever since 2012.
The following is a list of the six biggest jackpots won on Hall of Gods in Canadian dollars:
- An anonymous player won CA$11.85 million on Feb 8, 2012
- An anonymous player won CA$11.62 million on Dec 3, 2015
- An anonymous player won CA$12.15 million on April 18, 2015
- An anonymous player won CA$11.47 million on Oct 28, 2016
- A Norwegian player won CA$11.61 on June 15, 2017
- Neil Aberdeen, a Scottish player, won CA$12.1 million on Nov 17, 2017
Great Jackpot Games For Canadian Players
Don’t restrict yourself to the slots we mentioned above. There are a number of great slot games waiting for Canadian players to try them out. You can always try the popular Mega Moolah jackpot series from Microgaming as many Canadian casinos carry them.
Your dreams of winning a progressive jackpot may come true if you spin the reels of Playtech's Jackpot Giant. This progressive slot yielded its first win when a Scottish librarian was playing it on her Android mobile phone at Gala Casino, making her a millionaire on the spot.
Jackpot Giant has given away prizes of £4,497,217 in January 2016, £9,411,049 in October 2018, £1,493,130 in May 2019, and £2,235,452 in September 2019. The biggest Jackpot Giant prize of £9,411,049 was won in October 2018.
The slot has an RTP of 94.2% and you have to bet max after activating all fifty paylines to become eligible for the progressive jackpot. You can play Jackpot Giant at any Canadian online casino that has partnered with Playtech, one of the top providers of online casino games.
Stories of big wins at Canadian online casinos are good to hear, but you must understand that progressive jackpot games have a high house edge, which makes them very hard to hit. Go ahead and have a try as you never know when it could turn out to be your lucky day. Remember to have fun but gamble responsibly at all times.