Get Ready for the Biggest Jackpots with Powerball Online
US Powerball is the lottery with the biggest jackpot, ever: $1.59 billion! No other lottery has even come close to a jackpot of this size. Lottery players in 46 US states and territories love playing Powerball for its gigantic, life changing jackpots and excitement. Powerball started as a much smaller version, called Lotto America, back in 1988. In 1992 Lotto America became Powerball and the first Powerball draw happened on 22 April 1992. Powerball was the first lottery to select numbers from two drums, in fact, the name Powerball comes from the number that is selected from the second drum, that’s the ‘Powerball’! Since Powerball’s first draw many other lotteries all over the world have adopted the two drum format. In 2001 the Power Play prize multiplier was added making Powerball more exciting, and lucrative, than ever!