Million Dollar Slots Jackpot in Reno

Golden Century Slot Jackpot

Often in the shadow of its Nevada big brother, Reno doesn't always get the spotlight when it comes to casino gaming.

But that might be about to change, with the news of a recent jackpot win on the slots for one lucky player, scooping a huge $1.2m jackpot win from a $25 bet!

The jackpot occurred on May 23, at the Peppermill Resort Casino Reno, with the player concerned staking on the Golden Century Dragon Link slot machine.

This jackpot underscores our commitment to providing unparalleled excitement and opportunities for all our patrons. We can’t wait to see the luck continue for the rest of our guests1.
Scott Evans, Peppermill Director of Slots

As well as being a huge individual jackpot prize, this win also set the record for the biggest jackpot payout ever at the Peppermill, making this an attractive destination for future visitors.



What is the Golden Century Dragon Link Slot?

Part of the renowned Dragon Link slot series from Aristocrat Gaming, Golden Century is an Oriental-themed slot featuring the famous 'Hold & Spin' and 'Cash-on-Reels' features, as well as a number of scalable bonus.

When it comes to Scatter Symbols, Golden Century Dragon Link offers the chance to win up to 250x your bet when these symbols land. if you manage to win a free game, you might see the jackpot symbols appear, which is an additional way to trigger the 'Hold & Win' feature.

Here are the key features of the Golden Century Dragon Link slot machine

AspectGolden Century Dragon Link Slot
DATE LAUNCHED2018
SLOT MANUFACTURERAristocrat
THEMEAsian, Dragons
JACKPOTProgressive
NO. OF REELS5
NO. OF PAYLINES50
RTP96.8%
MIN. BET$0.01
MAX. BET$50

Although Golden Century Dragon Link is a physical slot machine, there are a number of similarly-themed slot games you can play online for free or real money. Hit the link below to play at the best real money casino in your location!

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Nevada Big Winners: Vegas & Reno Jackpots Roundup

Nevada has proven to be hot territory for casino jackpots in May & June 2024, with a number of high-value wins dropping.

May 21st saw 2 jackpots at the same downtown casino in Vegas, totaling over $265k in payouts. One winner, a Las Vegas native, struck it lucky to the tune of $206,000 when playing Pai Gow, a variant of poker based on Chinese Dominoes at the Plaza Hotel & Casino. The other winner picked up a progressive jackpot payout of $45,000 after playing a Buffalo slot machine at the same location.

Whilst the majority of Vegas poker action is firmly set on the WSOP, there were over 569,000 reasons for one poker enthusiast to celebrate after netting a huge $569,470 Mega Jackpot win on the tables at the Golden Nugget recently. The game was Three Card Poker, with the winning hand coming in the form of a Royal Flush, according to casino employees.

It was lightning striking twice for Pai Gow players at the start of June, with another landmark win, this time coming for Canadian Kevin Schenk at The Venetian. Mr Schenk placed a $5 side bet during his game, and after being dealt five Aces won a jackpot of over $219,000!

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