Las Vegas is one gambling town that can deliver life-changing wins on a regular basis. Between the plush resorts that line the famous Strip to the eclectic downtown area, big wins are big news. One of the latest six-figures slots jackpots closed out the month of October. Recently, a lucky player gets a massive win on the wheel of fortune jackpot.
The Wheel Of Fortune Slot Machine Pays Dividends
On Monday, Oct. 28, one lucky gambler turned a $1.25 bet into a $492,763.64 jackpot on a Wheel of Fortune slot. The player hit the big win at Park MGM Hotel & Casino playing a Wheel of Fortune Triple Hot 7 progressive slot. The lucky winner was not identified in the news report. However, a tweet by @IGT Jackpots read:
“Congrats to the lucky #IGT Jackpots player who won a massive $492,743 Wheel of Fortune jackpot at @parkmgm!#ParkMGM”
— #IGTJackpots (@IGTJackpots) October 28, 2019
The tweet was posted at 5:07 p.m. PT that Monday afternoon.IGT (International Gaming Technology) is the gaming manufacturer of the entire Wheel of Fortune series. The Triple Hot 7 is a .25 real money progressive slot machine. Gaming representatives confirmed the actual size of the jackpot. They also confirmed that the total wager was just $1.25.
This is the latest of a string of big money jackpots in Las Vegas. Aristocrat’s new Madonna progressive slot yielded a $931,640 jackpot earlier in October. A women gambling at the Main Street Station won that jackpot at the Boyd Gaming casino. The game was recently debuted at all the Boyd Gaming properties across the Las Vegas area. She landed four Madonna symbols plus a Wild to hit the machine’s grand jackpot.
While the winner chose to remain anonymous, she did state that she originally thought she won just over $9,000. The slot attendant then informed her of the actual figure. The winner has been a long-time customer of Boyd Gaming properties. Customer loyalty and Lady Luck finally payed off in a big way.
The was the second big six-digit jackpot recently awarded by Boyd Gaming. On Sept. 21, a Southern Nevada resident hit a $935,000 progressive slots win. Only known as Clint, he was playing slots at the Aliante Hotel & Casino in North Las Vegas. The lucky player was a guest of the hotel and he was waiting to catch a movie. He put $20 into the 25-cent World of Fortune slot and turned a $1.25 spin into nearly one million dollars.
Out in Laughlin, Nevada, one lucky slots player won $276,000 on Oct. 3. The player is a Washington resident and she is was pictured in that news report holding a check for $276,656.62. The jackpot was won playing the World of Wonka penny slot machine . This big hit was at the Aquarius Casino Resort. Joetta French was in Nevada to celebrate her birthday.
One other large jackpot mentioned was $150,000 at Green Valley Ranch near Las Vegas. A Henderson, Nevada resident hit the progressive jackpot while playing the popular Dancing Drums slot. This win was on Aug. 29 as part of this two month run of luck.
• Source: Vegas gambler cashes nearly $500K Wheel of Fortune jackpot From Ktnv.com On October 29, 2019.