On Friday a punter playing the Playtech video slot Gladiator took home the game's progressive jackpot for $2,369,618, allowing Maximus to finally have his revenge against the Roman Emperor.
We don't have any details on the win as of press time, but we can confirm that the jackpot was won, and is the 11th jackpot win for the game since we began tracking it in October 2013. On average the jackpot pays out $1,407,887 every 12 weeks, with the largest win in the game's history being $3.2 million, which was won at Winner Casino. This jackpot win stands as the second largest ever won for the game.
Based on the hit 2000 blockbuster film of the same name, Gladiator features a series of characters from the movie as well as footage. The jackpot is won when players are able to land nine gold helmets in the game's bonus round.
UPDATE: We can report that this big jackpot was won by the player 52ALM from Bedfordshire, UK at bgo Casino. The new millionaire won the jackpot through his iPhone, placing a £6.25 wager when he picked up the jackpot. With his winnings 52ALM will purchase a new home, a new car, and have the time of his life with his partner.
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