Mega Ball is a progressive jackpot game powered by Playtech. It features eight games in one with each of them having an independent gaming strategy. The game features a colorful theme with an easy-to-operate interface. The Megaball jackpot is currently worth $44,486 (at the time of writing). On average, this jackpot pays out $124,278 every 133 days. It was last hit on 23 June 2015, awarding $35,244 at that time.
What is Megaball Progressive Jackpot game about?
Megaball is an arcade game with a lottery-like feel. It is more a number-predicting game with quite a few things going on within it. The variety within the game, along with the fact that there is a progressive jackpot attached to it, makes it a fascinating experience for players playing it. The game has some fascinating graphics and eye-catching animation that makes it a big draw among fans today. Players can customize the game as well, in terms of the game settings, audio settings, and general settings. Not only that, they can track their history as well here.
How to play Megaball Progressive Jackpot?
All of the eight different game variations are displayed on the screen, where six colored balls are drawn every minute in order to determine a winning combinations. You are provided with the opportunity to play several betting strategies at a time.
As mentioned above, there are several number predicting games the players can try out when entering Mega Ball. Every 60 seconds, a new game starts, and the best part is that several betting strategies could be played simultaneously by placing a wager.
Players are also provided with the opportunity to place their wages on a maximum of ten different events in each game. In addition, the game is a solitary one, which basically means that there is no multi-player option and the player is not able to communicate with other people.
There is also enough time between the games, which can be used by the player to make their choice among the eight options of number predicting games and place their bets. The timer is placed on top of the screen, so players can easily check how much time is left until the start of the next live game.
What are the features in Mega Ball Progressive Jackpot?
The unique feature is that there are \different kinds of wagers available for the individual games which include:
- Jackpot bet
- Colors bet
- Sixth Ball bet
- Steps bet
- Total Sum bet
- Cocktail bet
- First and Last Ball bet
- Numbers bet
The first one of the eight options offered to the players is the Progressive Jackpot Paying Bet. In order to place their wagers, players are required to choose five of a total of 48 numbers, in an attempt to predict the exact five numbers that are to be drawn out of the Mega Ball machine. The jackpot amount is estimated to 20,000 times the player’s staked amount. About 85% of the overall amount of bets placed on the option are accumulated to the live progressive jackpot. Once the jackpot is won, it is reset to its base value and starts increasing once again.
Currently, the Mega Ball game offers two kinds of cocktail bets available. The rules are pretty simple – if all three colors of the cocktail (red, yellow and blue) are represented in the next draw, the cocktail bet made by the player wins. The double cocktail bet wins in case that two of each colors included in the “cocktail” are present in the next draw of the machine.
Sixth Ball Bet
If choosing this option, the player is required to choose a color of the ball, or make their pick among the numbers from 1 to 48. After clicking on the button “Confirm”, they are making their prediction about the color or the number of the ball that is to be drawn out of the Mega Ball machine over the next round.
The Steps Bet provided by the Mega Ball game is among the easiest ones to play. The only requirement for the player is to predict whether each consecutive number drawn out of the machine is to be lower or higher than the one preceding it. This is exactly the reason why players are provided with the opportunity to choose from an “Increasing” or a “Decreasing” option.
The Numbers Bet allows players to bet on up to four numbers, each coming in different color. The player choose only one individual number, or make a pick of up to four numbers, hoping that these numbers will be drawn out of the machine. Logically, if all numbers chosen by the player are drawn out, the player wins.
First and Last Bet
When choosing to wager on the First or Last option provided by the Mega Ball game, the player needs to make a guess if the first ball drawn out of the machine will be higher than the last one, or the other way round.
Total Sum Bet
The Total Sum Bet offers the players to make a guess about the total sum of the numbers that are to be drawn out of the Mega Ball machine. There are seven sum “steps” they can make a pick from – “…50”, “from 51 to 100”, “from 101 to 140”, “from 141 to 160”, “from 161 to 200”, “from 201 to 250” or “over 251”. The total sum is calculated by adding the individual numbers of each ball drawn out of the machine.
How to Win Mega Ball Progressive Jackpot?
Mega Ball offers a progressive jackpot and a great chance of winning large prizes. The game is entirely based on luck, so it is appropriate even for beginners. You can play for Jackpot only in real money mode
The first step is to choose which of the 8 games a player wants to play.Click the game in question and then select the bet amount and also the number of games you would like to place this bet in. Choose the correct coin denomination for the bet. The coin denomination ranges from a low of 0.10 to a high of 5.
For the jackpot to trigger, a player needs to pick 5 balls, all of which must be among the 6 balls that pop out in the game. This is what makes the game more like a lottery, but with a completely different approach. If a player is looking for bigger payouts, it may be good to have medium to big bets thrown in at intervals while playing this game.