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Lucky Friday the 13th Jackpot Win on

September 19, 2019 at 10:00 AM EDT

GRANTVILLE, Pa.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Sep. 19, 2019--, the online gaming platform for Penn National Gaming, Inc. (PENN: Nasdaq) (“Penn National” or the “Company”), is celebrating the first Divine Fortune Mega Jackpot after a player hit a hefty $40,511.69 jackpot this past weekend.

A woman from Carlisle, PA won the Mega Jackpot from a desktop computer during the evening of Friday the 13th. She had been playing Divine Fortune for less than an hour and won the jackpot on a bet that was a little less than half of the game’s maximum bet amount.

The lucky Friday the 13th jackpot win has sparked plenty of excitement at “Our goal is to create the best online casino experience,” says Rich Criado, General Manager of iCasino for Penn National. “The ability to hit a jackpot of this size is exhilarating for our players. We’re thrilled to be able to offer these big win opportunities to Pennsylvania players.”

Divine Fortune on

Divine Fortune’s Mega Jackpot increases each time any player places a bet, and the jackpot steadily grows higher until someone wins. After a win, the jackpot resets and starts climbing again with every wager. The current Mega Jackpot value is displayed at the top of the game.

The Divine Fortune Mega Jackpot has already grown to more than $22,500 since Friday’s win. In addition to the growing Mega Jackpot, Divine Fortune offers a Minor Jackpot that pays 20X the player’s bet, and a Major Jackpot which pays 100X the player’s bet. Players can improve their chances of winning the Mega Jackpot by placing higher bets, though the Mega Jackpot can be won at any bet amount.

There’s no upper limit to Divine Fortune’s Mega Jackpot, so the jackpot amount continues to grow with each spin until someone wins. Divine Fortune is currently the only game in Pennsylvania with this type of jackpot. currently offers Divine Fortune on on desktop and on the Android Hollywood Casino app, which can be downloaded directly from their website. Divine Fortune will soon be available on the Hollywood Casino PA Real Money app for Apple. The Apple app can be downloaded now from the App Store.

About offers more than 70 games for real money casino play on, including popular titles like Cleopatra and Game King Video Poker. is one of two casino sites in Pennsylvania that offers online Blackjack and is the only online casino in Pennsylvania with an Apple casino app available in the App Store.

About Penn National Gaming

Penn National Gaming owns, operates or has ownership interests in gaming and racing facilities and video gaming terminal operations with a focus on slot machine entertainment. The Company operates 41 facilities in 19 jurisdictions. In total, Penn National Gaming’s facilities feature approximately 50,500 gaming machines, 1,300 table games and 8,800 hotel rooms. The Company also offers social and real money online gaming through its Penn Interactive Ventures division and has leading customer loyalty programs with over five million active customers.

Source: Penn National Gaming, Inc.

Jeff Morris
Vice President, Public Affairs

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