More EuroMillions Changes Coming In September 2016

July 14th, 2016   ·   Add Your Comment Now...

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Those crazy Euro folk have decided it’s time for another shake-up to the popular EuroMillions game. Starting with the draw on Tuesday 27th September 2016, these will be the latest changes to the game:-

  • Ticket price will increase from €2 to €2.50 (£2 to £2.50 in the UK)
  • An extra Lucky Star ball will be added
  • The odds of winning the jackpot will go from 1-in-116 million to 1-in-140 million
  • Jackpots will increase, now starting at €17M and will roll over more often

The jackpot cap still remains at €190M however, so this could reduce the maximum length of time before a jackpot is won. Roll down draws could also be slightly more frequent as a result.

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There will also be some local country based changes. The UK will be adding an extra guaranteed £1M prize to the add-on UK Millionaire Maker game per draw. Whilst Ireland will be adding a raffle with 10 guaranteed prizes of €5,000 per draw.

To launch the game changes there will be a guaranteed €130m Superdraw jackpot on the 30th September (the Friday draw).

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