Online gaming firm ComeOn.com has been given the honor a Guinness World Record for the biggest ever jackpot pay out in an on-line slots online game. The lucky winner is a young man student who received ?11,736,375 (?10,272,600, $15,844,900).
The official record entry in the Guinness World Records states: “The biggest jackpot payout in an internet slot machines online game is ?11,736,375, won by a player on ComeOn.com on the ‘Mega Fortune’ online game paid out to an anonymous player in Norway, on 24 September 2011.”
When contacted, the victorious one, who is from the community of Hordaland in Norway said that he went home after an evening out, watched a film and enjoyed an only a few games on ComeOn.com as he couldn’t get to sleep. The decision to play on-line made him 11.7 million euros wealthier. Certainly, it didn’t help him fall asleep, and he confessed that he stayed awaken before 06:00 due to big surprise. As to the jackpot money, the young man said, “I have to try cool down prior to even planning on what I’ll do with the cash!”
The online game that netted him the big jackpot is the appropriately called ‘Mega Fortune’, a slot online game which offers an enormous and very enticing jackpot.
Henrik Persson, the CEO of ComeOn, revealed that while he had by no means predicted that his enterprise could be honored with a Guinness World Record, he could hardly think of a much better record for ComeOn to be given the honor. He said, “Breaking the record for a payout to a player is the ideal method to clearly show people that not only can you win huge when playing on ComeOn.com, but in addition demonstrates that this is what ComeOn is all about. We ensure that our gamers are extremely nicely rewarded when they win. This is what keeps them returning to our games.”
In the mean time, Huw Thomas, the Head of ComeOn.com mentioned that even though Guinness Globe Records was obviously a bit of a shock even to him, it wasn’t entirely unexpected. He stated “Creating winners is what ComeOn.com is about. To be given the honor a Guinness Globe Record is a great accolade for the web site and guaranteed stamp of approval that we have the most important on-line jackpots and assured payouts – no matter how huge they’re!”
Jackpot Winner Interview
The biggest jackpot payout in an internet slots game is ?11,736,375 (?10,272,600, $15,844,900), won by a player on ComeOn.com on the ‘Mega Fortune’ game paid to an anonymous player in Norway, on 24 September 2011.”
When contacted, the winner, a student from the local community of Hordaland in Norway, said that he went home following a night out, viewed a movie and played a few games on ComeOn.com because he couldn’t sleep. By early morning, he was 11.7 million euros richer.
We caught up with our fortunate winner to see how issues happen to be going for him because September. We’re pleased to determine that he is as well as ever, and is talking about buying a brand new head set. Hearing this, his brother laughs and says that humour is nonetheless intact inside the family members. The winner goes on to say that perhaps, just perhaps, he’ll think about purchasing himself a
Spotify Premium subscription as well.
The winner of the massive jackpot tells us that he had some busy weeks following the win, but that most things are back to normal at the moment. “I had an intense exam period, but I hope and think I did well.”
After his large win on Mega Fortune, the young winner received monetary advice and other practical suggestions from the betting company ComeOn.com.
“I?ve been to Malta and I saw the way the ComeOn group runs, so they have been truly useful.”
We met the victorious one in Bergen on another rainy day and then we joked about how the west price of Norway is the new “Verdal”, as ComeOn has paid out jackpots amounting to nearly 150 million in just under two years to that region. Our winner stated “Maybe the climate is the explanation. When the weather is truly poor like this, you don?t have that many choices besides being inside together with your computer.”
The lucky pc on which he produced the win has now been replaced having a new Computer, and the jackpot winner desires to have the ability to relax in the future, with out the media. “There have been a lot of inquiries, both from the banks and the media, but I don?t plan to show up within the media. This may be the last interview about the prize and all the money, and I hope that the media and other people will respect that.”
During our two hour talk we spoke about some issues he desires to do in autumn, but there aren’t many big upcoming events for the millionaire who following all is just in his 20?s.
He has by no means noticed Liverpool play live, so he’s considering taking a trip to Anfield.
The record breaking winner says that he had issues sleeping the very first week after the huge jackpot win. Very understandable obviously.
This prize is the most a Norwegian has ever won in a bet/game – and also the greatest ever on-line win. In typical understated fashion, our winner says “It?s good to have that title, and to be in the Guinness globe record book!”