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5c Slot Machine Makes Texas Woman An Instant Millionaire.A Texan woman has won a jackpot in excess of $2 million (over £1 million) playing on nickel slots. One coin on the slot machines is equivalent to 5 cents ($0.05) and therefore players can get a full spin at 5 coins and a chance at the big progressive and non-progressive jackpots just by paying a quarter or $1 per spin on the popular 20-payline slot format when you bet on all paylines.
Melissa Gail Ray of Jacksonville, Texas was playing at the Eldorado Resort Casino in Shreveport when she got very lucky, reports the Associated Press.
The 43-year-old was playing on the Wheel of Fortune slot game when she won the statewide progressive MegaJackpot.
Ms Ray told that she will put her jackpot winnings towards paying off her car and some of her other debts. She also added that she intends to continue in her job as an air conditioning brazier.
Nickel slots have become the most popular slot machines at casinos all round the world. These slots are a great value because they offer the player a lot of entertainment for a very small bankroll. Certain land-based and online casinos cater to nickel slots players and offer a wide variety of such games.
The best way recommended by most experienced slot players to exploit this game is to increase the frequency of the bonus feature games by playing maximum pay-lines, while betting as little as possible overall. The bonus games boast a critically high percentage of the payback and players has the highest odds possible. For the best nickel slot machines on the Internet, consider choosing either Super Slots Casino (200% match welcome bonus up to $300) or English Harbour Casino (150% sign-up bonus up to $450 free). Both online casinos offers great Vegas Technology slot machine and other games including unique 7 reel slots or classic "As Seen In Vegas" slots.
In related news, a Florida resident has been arrested after making false claims to the police that a slot machine at the Hard Rock Hotel & Casino stole his money.
The 47-year-old Carlos Guiterrez placed 2 calls to the emergency services, one while he was at the Hard Rock casino, the second soon after leaving. Police are holding him and are to charge him with making false 911 calls.
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