Online Slot Jackpots to Match Lottery Proportions Soon
For decades, the lottery has been holding the highest records of jackpots as compared to online slot jackpots but that will soon change. This is because of recent jackpots announcements by online casinos.
Close Look at the Lotteries
For a long time there have been movies about people who became millionaires because they won lottery jackpots. They are commonly known for offering big jackpots. For decades people would guess numbers and hope to win millions after that.
Biggest Lottery Jackpots
- In 2016 Powerball’s Jackpot was t $1.586 billion
- Mega Millions’ jackpot was $1.537 billion in 2018
- In 2019 Powerball was back with a jackpot of $758.7 million
- In 2012 Mega Millions had a jackpot of $656 million
Online slots have never reached these numbers.
Highest Online Slot Jackpots
2006 and 2009 saw the increase of online jackpots, this was due to the introduction of Mega Moolah and Mega Fortune Ent. The two games have been battling for biggest progressive slot position.
Mega Moolah eventually took the lead in the recent years, it currently has a record of the biggest jackpot online. It paid out $21 million in 2018
The biggest payout that Mega Ent paid out was $19.5 million in 2013.
50 Million Jackpot Announced
Hacksaw gaming is threatening to take the lead when it comes to giving out the biggest jackpots. They recently announced a 50 million jackpot which is huge.
Hacksaw gaming’s Lucky number will have a $25 million payout.
The biggest jackpot in their game line up will be $50 million. More so new games will continue to be released throughout 2020. The gaming company has also made games with smaller jackpots available.
In addition to the $50 million jackpot, games with $5 million and $10 million jackpots will be added to the list of games coming this year. Hacksaw launched its company in 2018, they first focused on online scratch cards.
The company later ventured into the online gaming sector. Hacksaw is the youngest company in the industry.