Brand-new year, brand-new stream of OJO winners. Come and see which casino games made the January’s highest paying games list and how much they paid out. You’ll also find out what our biggest jackpot win of the month was – which game do you think landed that mighty win? And was it one of your faves? Come and find out…


January can be a tricky one one alright. New Years Resolutions made, New year’s Resolutions broken. Post-festive blues, dry January goals. We thought we’d ease you into the new year nice and gently… we started the month off with some very handy tips on how to keep your New Year’s Resolutions, coz we all know how hard that is. Then to mark kiss a Ginger Day, we shared the top 6 most kissable ginger celebs we wouldn’t mind having a smooch with – do you agree with our picks?

Kiss A Ginger Day

January also brought a brand-new installment of our CASINO WARS series, where two of the most popular casino games of all time, Blackjack and Roulette went head to head. Want to find out which game is best suited to your personality? In CASINO WARS: Blackjack vs Roulette, we delve into the pros, the cons, strategies, risks, and everything in between, so that you can decide for yourself which game speaks to you the most.

And January’s single biggest jackpot winner of the month? That went to one lucky OJOer (preferring to stay anonymous) who scooped up £31,541 on Red Tiger’s Dynamite Riches Megaways! Congrats to you, pal!

blackjack vs roulette


We don’t know what the highest paying games of February will be, but we CAN see which games were paying the biggest bucks in January. So straight from OJO HQ, here’s a little insight into what the bigger numbers looked like last month. Will you be trying out a new game this February? This highest paying games list could be a good place to start…

RankGameProviderTotal Payout
1Big Bass BonanzaPragmatic£1,029,438
2Book of DeadPlay N Go£998,954
3OJO Live BlackjackEvolution Dedicated£855,865
4MONOPOLY LiveEvolution Premium Branded£854,597
5Wolf GoldPragmatic£813,333
6Sahara Riches Cash CollectPlaytech£733,910
7King Kong Cashpots JKBlue Print£581,916
8Starburst NetEnt Non Branded£568,419
9Age of the Gods: God of StormsPlaytech£555,176
10Lightning RouletteEvolution Branded£538,861
11Alexandrite Blackjack Playtech Live£534,766
12Fluffy FavouritesEyecon£482,813
13Rainbow RichesNYX SGI£469,063
14Dynamite Riches MegaWaysRed Tiger£446,204
15BonanzaNYX BigTime£442,432
16Masked Singer UKSlots£422,289
17Viva Las Vegas Authentic£376,544
18Bigger Bass BonanzaPragmatic£372,578
19Chilli HeatPragmatic£320,562
20Gonzo’s QuestNetEnt Non Branded£300,026

Some weird New Year traditions for ya…

This week marked the Chinese New Year: year of the tiger. As we were tucking into our delicious noodle soup, admiring the pretty lanterns, we wondered how others around the world might celebrate their own New Years. What unusual New Year celebrations around the world are there? Come and find out…

New Years celebrations around the world


Aviva is the Content Manager at PlayOJO and writes blogs, copy and all things OJOey. A copy/content marketer for over 7 years, she gets her creative juices flowing by singing, dancing (around her living room), and belly laughing regularly.