Many popular online casinos that players from Canada wager at are powered by the leading software provider Playtech. Playtech is known for the large number of progressive jackpot online casino games it offers. Some of them are at present ticking away at attractive levels. Playtech online casino players should not miss this opportunity to have a go at these progressive jackpots, some of which offer life changing payouts.
The flagship Playtech progressive jackpot is attached to the online video slot titled Beach Life. Beach Life has created many millionaires. In fact a little over a year ago one lucky player had hit more than eight million dollars on this slot machine. At the moment Beach Life is at a more modest level of just over $1.5 million. In order to win this progressive jackpot players have to activate all 20 paylines and then the lucky enough to get five wild sun symbols on the 20th payline.
One of the most popular progressive jackpots at Playtech online casinos is the Marvel progressive network. This is a four tier progressive jackpot network that is linked to all the Marvel branded super hero slot games. Any of the four jackpots can be hit from any of the Marvel slots. The jackpot that is most sought after is the largest of the four and is known as Marvel Ultimate Power. Though each hit is on an average lower than that of Beach Life, this jackpot hits more frequently and as a result pays out more per year. At the moment this jackpot is ticking away at just over $800,000. Another attractive feature of this jackpot is that it triggers randomly through a bonus game. Once that bonus game is activated players will win one of the four jackpots tiers.
Playtech online casinos are the only ones that offer progressive jackpots in the arcade games. One of the most popular of these is Jackpot Darts. This arcade game has three wagering levels and each one is linked to a different and independent progressive jackpot. The highest wagering level is $3 and the corresponding progressive jackpot is presently running at $285,000. In order to hit the progressive jackpot players have to wager that all three darts will hit the bull’s eye and this event has to occur when the darts are thrown. The payout is 20 times the bet if one dart hits the bull’s eye and 2,000 times the bet if two darts hit the bull’s eye.
In all, Playtech online casinos offer about 40 games with progressive jackpots. These include slot machines, arcade games, blackjack variants and video poker. Players at these online casinos are bound to find at least a few games that are ripe for the picking.