Irishman Wins A Fabulous £175,857 Jackpot On Mega Fortune TouchMay 29th, 2015
Here’s a heart warming tale about a man who won a slot jackpot, and a customer service lady who had to get the interview translated.
The Mega Fortune jackpot slot by NetEnt must have created more big winners than any other slot we ever write about.
And whilst £175,857 may not sound anywhere near the 17.8 million that hit the Guinness World book of record as the biggest slot win in online history, it’s still enough to make one lucky chap from Northern Ireland very happy.
Especially when you consider how much he was betting at the time.
Here is his story, based on the interview done by Leo Vegas mobile casino.
Somewhere in a small town in the North of Ireland…
Lived a man who would like to remain anonymous.
In fact, the town is so small, he didn’t even want Leo Vegas to reveal the name of his village. Apparently simply knowing that a ’52 year old man’ won a jackpot there would raise suspicions.
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Which, of course, only fires up our imagination.
We are seeing a grey stone cottage on a craggy cliff top, with lashings of rain on a cold Saturday morning. There’s a town alright, but it’s two miles down the road, and it’s far too wet and windy out there to venture out.
Because stereotypes are there for a reason.
Playing on his favourite Android casino
Mr Seamus O’Brien (apparently we’ve decided he’s a cliff dwelling leprechaun with that made up name, but hey, this is our story, go judge somewhere else) was at home, doing not much of anything.
Bored, and only half watching the TV, he started messing around with his phone and found himself on Leo Vegas casino.
He’d played there quite a few times before and decided to tempt his luck on this cold Spring day.
He started betting 1.25 a spin
He bet 0.05 a line, on the smallest bet level, betting a conservative 1.25 a spin.
And whilst it’s true that Mega Fortune casino slot does tend to reward those who are happier to bet more, rather than less, it’s probably one of the most unpredictable jackpot casino games around.
It’s hit far bigger amounts on far smaller bets, and anything in between the two.
In fact, the record breaking 17.8 million had been hit on a 0.25 bet. Not to mention an entertaining slot even without a jackpot.
So Seamus had every hope of hitting something good over these 25 paylines, at some point.
That wheel of fortune bonus kept popping up…
As it does with this video slot. At about the 10th time, Seamus just liked getting the instant cash bonus without really hoping of hitting any of the three jackpots.
Plus, the Mega Jackpot was only at a couple of hundred thousand. Despite knowing it could hit, he wasn’t majorly hopeful when it usually went up to at least a few million.
But this time he got to the third inner ring, and he saw the ticker get slower around the wheel of fortune… until it hit the Mega Jackpot of £175,857.
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How much is £175,857?
Seamus won a HUGE 140,685 times his original bet.
That’s more than most big slot wins out there, before you start poo-poo-ing the sum.
For you non-brits out there, here’s how much Seamus won in a few currencies:
- 2,285,117 SEK
The interview… ish
Leo Vegas casino called the happy Seamus, and though the customer service lady was born and bred British herself… had to carefully put the volume up on her phone, and had her colleague next to her co-translate the thick heavy irish dialect.
Between them, they got the general gist of happiness.
“What were you thinking when you won the jackpot?”
– I was shouting and very happy! These things are very hard to believe.
“What are you going to do with the money?”
– I want to give money to my family, and visit my daughters who both live abroad.
And after a few more congratulations thrown around he finished the conversation with:
– Gotta go and have a pint to celebrate the win… or maybe two pints…
Where can you play Mega Fortune Touch?
Proving that you can win any of the three jackpots on this online and mobile slot at any time, there appear to be no good or bad moments to playing on Mega Fortune.
And when we last looked, the jackpot was standing at over 400,000 thousand.
Would certainly make those mortgage re-payments at the end of the month a little easier, wouldn’t it?
Here’s our top three favourite offers that give you more for your money at the moment:
- Royal Panda: Get 10 free spins + 100% up to £$€200 on your first deposit.
- Leo Vegas (of course): 200 free spins + £1,000 / €$700 in bonus money.
- Betspin casino: £€$200 bonus + 100 free spins over three deposits.
Of course, if we had to choose, lady luck certainly seems to like hanging out at Leo Vegas casino. They currently host the record for the biggest Mega Fortune jackpot won on mobile, at £4.4 million, only earlier this year.
And a fair few smaller jackpots in between.
Make your pick, because this beauty could hit anywhere, anytime, anyplace.
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