Internet casinos have become very popular and several different companies make good money by providing the software for them. One of the biggest draws are the slot machine games, which are not only in the traditional casinos but also available online. Progressive online slots accumulate deposits from different players, which in turn makes the jackpot grow steadily.
There are several different types of casino software for the progressive slots and Microgaming is one of the major companies that write the software for these online slot machines. They currently have eight different progressive slot games that accumulate the deposits from approximately 100 different online casinos.
Major Millions has a jackpot that starts at $250,000 and is the largest progressive slot machine game online. It is also one of the only slot machine games that has paid over one million in jackpots. If you place the maximum bet of $3.00 and get three Major Million symbols on the payline, then you win the progressive jackpot. They are also the makers of Treasure Nile, which has 5 reels, and is a 9-coin slot game. If you have bet the max of $4.50 and get 5 pharaoh symbols on the 9th payline, then you win the jackpot.
For those who love to play slot machines online, there are several more progressive games, including King Cashalot, with a maximum bet of $2.25. Hit 5 King Cashalot symbols and win the jackpot. Next, Lotsaloot a 3 reel, single payline with a maximum bid of $2.50; hit 5 symbols on the fifth payline to win that jackpot. Tunzamunni is a 3-reel, single payline, 5 coin progressive slot and the jackpot is won by hitting a white, red and blue 7 on the payline. Microgamings newest slot is Mega Moolah. It has 5 reels, 25 payline and a jackpot starting at $1,000,000 and it allows you to spin the wheel for a chance to win one of four progressive jackpots. With a maximum bet of $6.25 you can win a possible payout of $11,250 with the Free Spins bonus feature.
The temptation to keep playing after you have hit your limit, especially if you are losing, can be great. Experts say that when a gambler is winning, they tend to keep playing, but when they are losing the temptation is even greater. Just because these slot machine games are at an internet casino and not a brick and mortar casino, that does not mean it is easier to win or harder to lose. You need to set your limit before you start and stick with it. Do not spend any more than you can comfortably lose, even when the temptation seems overwhelming.