New and Improved Mega Millions LotteryPublished October 25, 2013 by OCR Editor
The US Mega Millions Jackpot has gone through a number of changes for the first time since 2005.
The record breaking Mega Millions jackpot received a face lift on October 22nd, and players of this amazing lottery game will be pleased for what's in store. This draw is bigger and better than any other lottery game in the world and has crowned the largest jackpot winner to date.
Mega Millions Changes
- Starting jackpots have increase by $3 million from $12 to $15 million.
- New and improved rollover of $5 million if the grand prize is not won.
- Second-tier prizes have gone up exponentially from $250,000 to a cool $1 million.
- The odds of winning any prize are also better from 1:40 to 1:15. Buy 15 tickets online today and you will most likely win something.
"We expect these changes will increase interest and excitement in the game," relates Stephen Martino, director of the Maryland Lottery and Gaming Control Agency. "Improvements to the jackpots and better odds for winning any prize should attract players in greater numbers."
Friday, October 25th
The next Mega Millions draw has already rolled over to $65 million and you don't have to live in the US to get your tickets. Online lottery tickets, which can be bought at sites like The Lotter, are the best way to play your favorite lottery games right from the comfort of your own home.
There is simply no better lottery game in the world and these changes could see an even bigger number of ticket buyers getting theirs so don't miss out.