PokerStars Casino Made 9 Millionaires in 2017
Every slots’ fan has the same dream of once winning big. Great anticipation and increasing enthusiasm fill all the moments players spend playing their favorite slots. These almost always precede the big wins they have worked so hard for. However, once this happens, once you crack the jackpot, you realize you made it, you have become a millionaire. This will turn your life around and upside down in a moment’s time. It means nothing will ever be like before. This was the case for nine players that happened to be extremely luck at the PokerStars Casino in 2017. So here is the story of how these nine lucky people became millionaires.
PokerStars Casino Breaks a New Record
Online casinos are great for when you want to make some quick cash and play your favorite games. That’s what casinos are there for. However, the players we are talking about are not your ordinary type of casino visitors. They managed to win a total of $10.3 million and break the previous PokerStars Casino record.
So, how did they do it? Seven of them made it big by playing PokerStars’ own slots Stars Mega Spin and Millionaires Island, making millions in the process. The other two became millionaires by enjoying every spin of the reels playing the Genie Jackpots and Arcade Bomb slots. All of the mentioned slots have progressive jackpots except Arcade Bomb.
December Wins the Year 2017 in Style
December was critical for PokerStars Casino. It ended the year with 3 amazing jackpots that surpassed the million dollar mark. On December 10, a lucky player landed a win and cracked the $1.8 million progressive jackpot playing Arcade Bomb.
Only a mere 16 days after cracking the Arcade Bomb jackpot, news surfaced of a Ukrainian player who landed another jackpot. This time, a small stake of $0.50 managed to crack the biggest jackpot at PokerStars Casino. He was lucky and went home with a total of $2.5 million.
The December wins came to an end on December 30th. One lucky player spun the reels playing Stars Mega Spin slot and took home $1.4 million. This win was a great way to usher in the new year.
Millionaires Island Rewards with Millions
Millionaires Island has a title that says it all. It not only rewarded one but six of the nine lucky players. It became the only slot to award this many jackpots in a single year.
To get a better picture of which progressive jackpot slots awarded the most and with the biggest wins, take a look at the list below:
- Millionaires Island – $1,517,303.08 – January 26, 2017
- Millionaires Island – $1,410,720.04 – February 22, 2017
- Genie Jackpots – $1,368,821.28 – February 24, 2017
- Millionaires Island – $2,439,369.27 – July 26, 2017
- Millionaires Island – $1,348,812.57 – July 27, 2017
- Millionaires Island – $1,517,256.34 – November 04, 2017
- Arcade Bomb – $1,879,437.02 –December 10, 2017
- Millionaires Island – $2,510,318.95 – December 26, 2017
- Stars Mega Spin – $1,409,566.38 – December 30, 2017
PokerStars Casino representative Bo Wänghammar said in an official statement that 2017 was the year PokerStars Casino grew the most. The Managing Director of PokerStars Casino said the casino launched their in-house developed jackpot slots and made a strong offer. The casino features over 150 new and unique games, but the two $1 million jackpots were the most popular. He also mentioned that the unique offer of exciting slots and highly rewarding jackpots is what makes PokerStars Casino so special.
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