Slots Player Wins $1.2M Jackpot in Atlantic City!

Wednesday, Sep 27, 2017 09:14

James C. from Queens in New York got the perfect birthday present after he spun his way to a massive $1.2 million jackpot on the Elvis Shake Rattling Reels at New Jersey’s Resorts Casino. With only his second spin, James hit the slot’s top prize of a staggering $1,239,628.77 and got to celebrate his birthday in style in the Garden State!

The King has Returned


The Elvis Shake Rattling Reels slot was developed by WMS Gaming for land-based casinos. The slot brings players on a tour of all of the stages of Elvis’ life, from his formative years in Memphis, his glittering Hollywood career and the glamour of his Las Vegas years, incorporating some of the King’s favourite and best-known songs along the way. The game comes on the BLADE Stepper cabinet theme which combines three unique interfaces, each based on a stage of Elvis’ career and with its own unique progressive jackpot. The slot also has a main progressive jackpot which is triggered randomly which James, the lucky birthday boy, pull at exactly the right moment.

The 3-reel slot features 3 distinct progressive jackpots; Grand, Major and Minor which can be won by spinning the wheel at the top of the slot. The get a chance to spin the wheel players need to land three Scatter Bonus Symbols across the slots centre reels. As well as winning one of the three progressive jackpots players can also win credit prizes from between 20 and 175 coins. The Grand Progressive Jackpot is Vegas Elvis, the Major Progressive Jackpot is Hollywood Elvis and the Minor Progressive Jackpot is Memphis Elvis. With big jackpot and exciting gameplay, a spin on the Elvis Shake Rattling Reels slot is the perfect excuse to put on your blue suede shoes and dance the night away!

James C.’s win in Atlantic City on wasn’t the first time a big jackpot has been hit on the Elvis Shake Rattling Reels slot. Last October one Hawaii resident hit the big time at Sam’s Town Hotel and Gambling Hall in Las Vegas, Nevada. The player, who decided the remain anonymous, hit the slot’s Grand Progressive Jackpot, Las Vegas Elvis, and pocketed a cool $2,536,453.56. Another life-changing amount won from spinning on the King’s slot!

Resorts Casino New Jersey


The Resorts Casino in New Jersey is one of Atlantic City’s most well-known and well-respected casinos. The casino claim that they’re “Atlantic City’s first casino and still its best”. The gigantic casino spans 100,000 square feet and boasts more than 2,500 different slots and over 80 table games. The casino, which is open around the clock, has something for everyone, from those making their first trip to ‘The Vegas of the North’ to seasoned professionals. The casino has won numerous awards and was named as the ‘Casino Where You Feel Luckiest’ by Casino Players Magazine this year.


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