LONDON, ENGLAND -- (Marketwired) -- 08/13/13 -- Editors Note: There is an image accompanying this press release.
One very "Appy" winner made history last night, scooping the biggest slots jackpot ever won on a mobile phone - a telephone number sized figure of GBP 1,448,150.01!
The winner, a 50 year-old slots player, landed the 'Big One' playing on his smartphone at PartyCasino's m.partycasino.com site. He was killing time while out and about when he decided to have a spin on his iPhone on PartyCasino's five-reel Melon Madness jackpot slot. Within minutes he was stunned to hit the feature and land 'The Big One' jackpot - finding himself celebrating the most successful slot spin in the history of mobile phones. The mobile win brings a whole new meaning to the term cash-and-carry!
To put the win into perspective, here's what you could buy with GBP 1.4 million:
-- 2,071 top of the range iPhone 5s or if Android is your thing, 2,637 Samsung Galaxy S 4s-- 100 nights in the Palms® Casino Resort Penthouse, Las Vegas-- 57,926 deluxe musical baby mobiles-- 724,075 watermelons - now that really is Melon Madness!
This awesome GBP 1.4 million mobile jackpot win smashes the previous record of GBP 866,000 won in July 2013 and brings the total number of PartyCasino dollar millionaires to twenty-three.
Commenting on the win, PartyCasino's Director of Games Golan Shaked said:
"We are delighted one of our players has hit such an amazing jackpot - and broken the world record for a slots jackpot won on a mobile phone. We are focusing a huge amount of time and energy on building the best mobile casino available and it is great to see our players enjoying, and winning, on our games."
m.PartyCasino.com and big sister PartyCasino.com pay some of the biggest jackpots online. 'The Big One Colossal Cash' jackpot has been instantly replenished and can be won by playing Melon Madness and other entertaining games such as Going Nuts, Snow Business and Loot'EnKhamun. The jackpot is already at more than GBP 1 million, and growing by the second.
Other great games that can be enjoyed at m.PartyCasino.com include Aztec Gold, Mega Fortune Wheel and traditional casino favourites blackjack and roulette with more games being added all the time. New customers can get a bonus of 100% extra, up to GBP 750, on the first deposit, to use on slots only. Visit PartyCasino.com for further terms and details.
PartyCasino.com is the world's largest online casino, with 160 games on offer including many of the classic casino games such as blackjack, roulette and a broad variety of slot machines. Players now also have the option of playing PartyCasino on their mobiles or tablet devices at http://m.partycasino.com.
PartyCasino.com is operated by bwin.party digital entertainment plc (LSE: BPTY), the global online gaming company. bwin.party commands leading market positions in each of its four key product verticals: online sports betting, poker, casino and bingo with some of the world's biggest online gaming brands including bwin, PartyPoker.com, PartyCasino.com and Foxy Bingo. The Group's scale, technology and strong portfolio of games collectively differentiate its customer offer from those of its competitors. bwin.party is a constituent member of the FTSE 250 Index and the FTSE4Good Index Series, which identifies companies that meet globally recognised corporate responsibility standards. For more information about bwin.party, visit: www.bwinparty.com.
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