US – Three millionaires in three days for IGT’s Wheel of FortuneBy Phil - 30 June 2014
IGT’s legendary MegaJackpots game, Wheel of Fortune, awarded three, $1m-plus jackpots on three consecutive days in casinos across the US. All three winners wished to remain anonymous.
The winning weekend kicked off June 14, 2014 when a lucky player won a $1,557,384 jackpot at Mohegan Sun in Uncasville, Connecticut, on IGT’s huge game, Wheel of Fortune Super Spin Wolf Run. The mega-sized win marks the third million-plus jackpot won on an IGT slot machine at Mohegan Sun in 2014.
The next day at San Manuel Indian Bingo & Casino in Highland, California, a fortunate slot enthusiast went home a millionaire after winning$1,341,641 on Wheel of Fortune Double 3x4x5x Pay MultiPLAY.
The trio of wins was rounded out when a player in Thackerville, Oklahoma. was struck with luck after placing a wager on a Wheel of Fortune Super Diamonds slot at WinStar World Casino & Resort and won a $1,124,777 jackpot.
IGT launched the MegaJackpots progressive product line in 1986 and has since produced thousands of winners with jackpots ranging from $1m to the world-record slot jackpot of more than $39m.