It was a thrilling time at Yako Casino earlier this month when one of the players hit the jackpot on Microgaming's progressive jackpot – taking home an incredible $11,633,898.44.
This was the biggest jackpot ever recorded at Yako Casino, a relatively new site that launched into the industry in 2015.
Yako Casino carries best-of-breed games by a number of online casino software providers, among them Microgaming, NetEnt, Play ‘n Go, Evolution Gaming and NYX.
The staff at Yako Casino wasted no time in congratulating the winner, named as Marcus Goodwin. Co-founder and chief executive officer of the online casino, Steven, said: "Everyone at YakoCasino is ecstatic for the player and we wish Marcus all the very best with this record breaking win!"
"Marcus' win on Mega Moolah shows that Yako Casino has the jackpots and the games to deliver amazing life-changing wins for our players," he said. "He is our first YakoMillionaire and we know he won't be the last jackpot winner at YakoCasino.com."
Plans for Mega Moolah Jackpot Win
Marcus Goodwin, the winner of the $11.6 million pokie jackpot, was naturally over the moon with his win.
"Wow! Thank you so much!" he said over and over again.
"This is obviously life-changing!" he said. "I cannot believe it! I will definitely by buying a nice big house and a vacation cottage! And taking my entire family on a first class trip to Africa! This will mean great Christmas presents for everyone!"
About Mega Moolah Pokie
Mega Moolah is one of Microgaming's most generous pokie games, handing out millions of dollars to lucky winners on a regular basis.
The jackpot links a number of Microgaming pokies, the most popular being the African Savannah themed Mega Moolah. It can also be played on Mega Moolah Summertime and the Dark Knight.
There are four progressive jackpots within the game, the largest being the Mega jackpot which is seeded at $1 million each time.