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MAJOR JACKPOT WIN! Suncoast player hits $15.5M on $3 Megabucks bet
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It'll be a merry Christmas for one Suncoast guest!

Boyd Gaming announced Christmas Eve that one part-time Las Vegas resident hit a $15,493,103 jackpot on a Megabucks machine, the biggest in the state in eight years. 

While making a stop, Kevin lined up all three Megabucks symbols at 12:30 p.m. Thursday afternoon, becoming a millionaire with just $40!

The hotel-casino said Kevin, whose last name wasn't revealed, spends his time in the valley and in Alaska and had been "unexpectedly on business."

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In Nevada, IGT's Megabucks jackpot pool resets at $10 million, making it the largest progressive jackpot slot game for the state. 

The largest jackpot of all time for MegaBucks was hit in 2003, when a player won $39 million!

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