You may remember that back in July, two different people hit jackpots of over $1 million on the slot machines located inside Harry Reid International Airport in Las Vegas. And now, somehow, it happened again.
The first two jackpots came within just a few weeks of each other and both were won on the Wheel Of Fortune game, which makes me think it was probably quickly taken out of commission by whoever’s in charge…
The unidentified person put down a $3 bet and won a whopping $1,031,203.36 on the Wild Wild Buffalo Slot Game by Aristocrat Gaming.
We don’t have many more details on this and I don’t blame the person for wanting to keep this close to the chest, but what the heck is going on at the airport?
Three million dollar winners within half a year of each other? Do they just save up all the wins for a couple big ones every now and again? According to Trung Phan, the payouts are actually set at the lowest legal limit, which makes this even more mind-blowing.
The slot machines at the Las Vegas Airport are an insane business.
Installed in 1986, they have made its owner $1B+ in lifetime revenue ($30m+ a year on self-serve devices).
Nevada requires a minimum payout of 75% on slots ($0.75 for every $1.00). But most of the devices in Las… pic.twitter.com/NNviBupGay