Winning big when playing at an online casino can be a dream that many only hope to ever be able to achieve, however there have been a few individuals around the world that have been able to achieve life-changing sums of money when playing their favourite online casino games and winning big!
Indeed, whilst those that continue to look for the best live casino games to play can click here, the gamblers listed a little below have already been incredibly successful and have already been able to boost their bank accounts in an incredible way.
Let’s take a look at the biggest ever online casino wins and how those lucky individuals were able to land the huge jackpots and prizes that were paid out.
- €17,861,800 (£15,400,000) on Mega Fortune
It should be noted that playing an online slot game at an online casino that has the ability to pay players from a progressive jackpot is perhaps the best way to win, but what a Finnish man managed to do back in 2013.
Playing Mega Fortune progressive jackpot slot game from NetEnt, the punter certainly earned himself a mega fortune as he won a prize fund of €17,861,800 from a bet that was worth just 25 cents! It is the biggest win to have been achieved at an online casino to date, and one that will be hard to beat!
- £13.2 million on Mega Moolah
UK punter, Jonathon Heywood, managed to win a whopping £13.2 million on Microgaming’s Mega Moolah slot game; another game that features a progressive jackpot. The former soldier placed a spin of just 25 cents when using Betway’s online casino and was rewarded with the huge jackpot prize.
- €11.7 million (£10 million) on Mega Fortune
Another player from Scandinavia was able to win a fortune by playing Mega Fortune, but only because he was suffering from insomnia. Having headed to Betsson.com, the young man decided he would try and get some enjoyment whilst he could not sleep and it paid off – literally – as he was able to play a few spins before earning himself a cool €11.7 million! If that does not cure insomnia, it would be hard to know what does!
- €8,577,204 (£7.4 million) on Mega Moolah
There is a trend that is starting to appear in more ways than one, with punters being able to win millions from the same games, whilst many of them are from the same region, as well.
In 2015, a 30-year-old man from Sweden who is known simply as Alexander was able to win a cool €8,577,204 by playing NetEnt’s Mega Moolah progressive jackpot online slot game.
- €7.9 million (£6.8 million)
Unfortunately, the person or the game that the huge prize was won was never revealed, but all that was made known was that it happened whilst playing at Zodiac Casino and on an iPad.
One other thing that is known is that the player went by the initials of D.P and that they are female; making her the woman to take the biggest online casino win ever!
- €7,820,888 (£6.73 million) on Hall of Gods
An anonymous player decided that they did not want all the fame that royalty can receive, especially after they were managed to win the huge jackpot that was available to win from developers, NetEnt.
Although nothing is known about the player – age, location, or gender – we do know that when playing at Betsson Casino they managed to scoop a huge jackpot prize of €7,820,888.
- €7.6 million (£6.5 million) on Hall of Gods
A Swedish woman was also able to win big playing NetEnt’s Hall of God online slot game, as she managed to obtain a prize pot that was worth €7.6 million when playing at Unibet Casino in February 2012.
Known by the initials as L.G. on their casino’s website, she is currently the person to have managed to take home the biggest win.
- AU$10,423,223 (£5.7 million) on Dark Knight
The Dark Knight was a blockbuster hit for the Batman movie franchise and one that proved to be a huge hit for an Australian online casino lover, as well.
Having taken Microgaming’s title for a spin at Spin Palace Casino, the anonymous player managed to scoop up a prize of AU$10,423,223 in 2016.
- €6.3 million (£5.4 million) on Mega Moolah
NetEnt’s Mega Moolah online slot game has a habit of turning players into instant millionaires, and Greek businessman, Georgios M, was able to experience that back in 2009 when he managed to win a jackpot that was worth €6.3 million at the time.
In disbelief, he immediately called River Belle Online Casino’s customer support team to make sure it was real and they were only too happy to confirm he had become a multi-millionaire.
- NZ$10,144,395 (£5.2 million) on Mega Moolah
Kiwi Rawiri Pou scooped up NZ$10,144,395 when he was spinning the Mega Moolah slot game reels when playing at Casinoland in 2016.