Mega Millions is going to be more MEGA starting in late October. There are some fresh, new game improvements to the big money game that will continue to deliver more Mega-sized jackpots and other prizes. Sales in the new and improved version of Mega Millions begin on October 28, 2017 and the first draw is set for October 31, 2017.

CHANGES COMING OCTOBER 28, 2017:

1) INCREASED JACKPOTS

The new jackpot will begin at $40 MILLION and grow each draw by a minimum of $7 million. This means the Mega Millions jackpots will grow LARGER and quicker!!

2) BIGGER PRIZES

If you match four numbers and the Mega Ball, your prize will increase from $5,000 to $10,000, and up to $50,000 with the 5x on the Megaplier! If you match three numbers plus the Mega Ball, you win $200. And all lower tier prizes will DOUBLE, meaning the lowest prize you could win for matching the Mega Ball is now $2.

3) NEW MATRIX

You will select your first five numbers
from a set of 70 numbers,
and then one Mega Ball
from a set of 25 numbers.

4) NEW PRICE

Starting October 28, Mega Millions will be $2 for a single play. For an additional $1 per play, you may also add the Megaplier features which multiplies non-winning jackpot prizes up to $5 MILLION.