May 18th 2007
Perhaps you are waiting to read in here about strategies or systems that will help you to win the big jackpot. There are no such things like systems or strategies in this game. Try your luck, don't go over your budget and if you win, you win, if you lose, you lose. End of story! If you want something to help you on how you could have better chances to bring luck to your machine, I recommend you to go and read my slot tips pages.
On this page I will try to prove you that winning at slots it?s not hard and how other people have played and won big. I mean BIG! You see it all the time - in Vegas, Reno, even online. Pull the slot handle for a chance at a million bucks or some other super sum. Below are a few stories about some giant slot jackpot winners. How they did it. When they did it? Who was with them when they made the big pull. Maybe you might be lucky enough to make this page one of these days, but in the mean time, read on and see if you can pick up a tip or two about the real ways to go about winning at slots.
July 2001 - A Mississauga woman living in a cramped two-bedroom apartment with her husband and four children became a progressive jackpot winner and an instant millionaire playing the slot machine at Casino Niagra over the weekend. Maryam Talini, 37, was down $900 from playing blackjack before winning $1,309301.20.
Her children will benefit from the luck. "I want to take them to Disneyland because they have never been there before," Ms.Talini said. After an unsuccessful night at the blackjack table, Mrs. Talini went to a bank machine to take out another $100. She put in $20 in a slot machine and three spins later she was a winner.
It was the first time Maryam had played the machine. Ms. Talini said she will decide in the near future if she will keep her job as a driving instructor. She becomes the second person this month to win a million dollars at the casino. Two weeks ago, Pamela Fowler, 37, of Grimsby won Ontario's biggest slot jackpot ever - $1,329,994.25.
Summer 2001 - Jocelyne B. of Canada is another progressive jackpot winner. She cashed in for over $150,000.00 on GoldenPalace.Com's Big Strike Progressive Slots.
November 2001 - In the span of just 26 hours, there were three separate winners at three separate locations on the popular Betty Boop-themed progressive slots from Alliance Gaming Corporation's Bally Gaming and Systems business unit. The slots, featuring the renowned Roaring 20s cartoon flapper, paid out $810,292.62 in payouts, marking the 71st, 72nd and 73rd times the jackpot has been hit on the wide-area progressive Betty Boop-themed game.
So far, Betty Boop slots have produced a total of $18,977,800 in top awards paid instantly to winning players. The first of the lucky three to hit the jackpot was Cynthia Schwarzenbach of Schuylkill Haven, Pa. She hit the first jackpot of $111,035.71 on Saturday afternoon at Bally's Wild Wild West Casino in Atlantic City, N.J., on a quarter 'Roaring 20s' game.
The following afternoon, less than 24 hours later, a lucky player from Massachusetts hit the second jackpot of $593,964.49 on a quarter 'Roaring 20s' at Foxwoods Resort Casino. Then, just over an hour later, Mary Ellen Driscoll of Philadelphia hit the third jackpot of $105,292.47 on another of the 'Roaring 20s' games at Harrah's Atlantic City.
November 2001 - Frederick Okal of Fremont, California became a millionaire and the National Champion of Slots after of three rounds of furious action at the seventh annual Harrah's millionaire maker. After three 15 minute rounds, Okal, a 50-year-old operations and grounds supervisor, claimed the grand prize with a total of 46,991 points. He was just 1,420 ahead of the nearest competitor in one of the closest competitions to date.