SCOOP 2012 at PokerStars

Friday, April 27th, 2012

Pokerstars SCOOP 2012The Pokerstars Spring Championship of Online Poker (SCOOP) all stakes is back for 2012 this coming May 6th to 20th, so not long to wait. There is an enormous total guaranteed prize pool of $30,000,000 - that's $5m more than in 2011! With 40 events in SCOOP 2012 to look forward to, each with three levels of buy in representing low, medium and highs stakes - Spring just got a load better for online poker players. There are guaranteed prize pools at each level so no one misses out on the chance to be in the money. Billed as the event that everyone can play in, this promotion genuinely presents something for everyone, whatever the size of their bankroll.

Confirmed? Pokerstars buys Full Tilt Poker

Tuesday, April 24th, 2012

Pokerstars buys FTPGreat news surfaced today that Pokerstars are in the process of buying out Full Tilt Poker (shut down last year) and all players will be refunded in full - but is rumour is true? This morning the news broke on 2+2 (see the original thread and the phenomenal response from the poker community - Big News: PokerStars Purchases FTP) that Pokerstars had bought FTP, the post by an unknown member (this was their first post) simply said:- "PokerStars has reached an agreement with the U.S. Department of Justice to buy FTP. The things I heard: * All players will be refunded 100% * Both sites back online * Both sites have promotions * Employees remain in both places Expect more news today."

Springfest from PKR

Monday, April 9th, 2012

PKR SpringfestThis top online poker festival is back again at PKR and it's the biggest, ever! There are 34 events to play in at Springfest and, with $280,000+ in expected prize pools, you could well be boosting your bankroll too. In addition to the Springfest 17 events there are 17 Mini Springfest events, mirroring it's big brother with identical games but at a fraction of the buy in, how cool it that! PKR are looking out for all their players, not just the high rollers. There are two leaderboards to climb up too, one for Springfest and one for Mini Springfest. All this action is about to start on 6th April at 5pm UK time, just right for the Easter break. Don't miss out. Play at PKR's Springfest.

Millions in prizes at Party Poker’s Pokerfest II

Saturday, April 7th, 2012

Pokerfest at Party PokerReputed to be the greatest poker festival online, Pokerfest II, is back at Party Poker! There's a mammoth $3,500.000 in the guaranteed prize pool - yes, guaranteed! $1m is dedicated to the Main Event prize pool and the rest - $2.5m - is spread across 47 tournaments and numerous side events. As if that wasn't enough to get the sap rising in every online poker player there are jackpot prizes up for grabs and, we are told, these will include iPads, iPods, $50K cash and even a $14,000 prize package to WSOP 2012! What's not to like?

TalkSPORT UKIPT Freerolls at Pokerstars.co.uk

Friday, March 30th, 2012

UKIPT TalkSport Freeroll PokerStars.co.uk have got together with talkSPORT Radio to bring you talkSPORT Freerolls where you get the opportunity to win your share of £1m at UKIPT Nottingham - for free! The winner will win a UKIPT Nottingham £1,600 prize package which includes buy in (£770), hotel for 2 and spending money. The PokerStars UK and Ireland Poker Tour (UKIPT) is in it's third successful season and Nottingham is the second stop this April 11th to 16th. UKIPT Nottingham is held at the exciting Dusk till Dawn which is a very well equipped venue and one of the largest in Europe. This is a genuine opportunity to play for your share of £1,000,000 for free!

Players ‘Rush’ To Play Pokerstars Zoom Poker

Tuesday, March 20th, 2012

Zoom Poker at Pokerstars Pokerstars have introduced a new poker format which has proved to be an instant success with their players. 'Zoom Poker' cuts out the time spent waiting while other players finish a hand – allowing you to play far more hands per hour. Players are pooled together and then instantly recombined for each new hand, and the moment you hit the 'Fast Fold' button a brand new hand will start. Readers who remember Rush Poker at Full Tilt will find the concept familiar, and with 1000’s of recreational players checking out the new game this is a great opportunity to head on over to Pokerstars and fill your bankroll with the easy pickings!

MicroMillions $50k Freeroll at Pokerstars

Thursday, March 15th, 2012

Pokerstars Micro Millions There are 100 MicroMillions events running from today until March 25th at Pokerstars - all with low, low buy ins. The buy-ins may be low but the prizes are huge with millions of dollars being won culminating in the main event where there is at least a guaranteed $1,000,000 (with a stonkin $150k to the winner) to be won for a buy in of just $22! There are satellites running now to these events for even less, how does 2 FPPs or $11 sound? What a bargain! With these minimal buy ins these events are open to every PokerStars player, whatever the size of your bankroll. As an extra special offer, just enter five or more MicroMillions events and you will be credited with a ticket to play in an exclusive freeroll with a prize pool of $50,000 on April 1st.

The Titan Poker Super Sale April 2012

Tuesday, March 13th, 2012

Titan Poker Super Sale Titan Poker invite you to take part in their 2012 Super Sale with enormous discounts on buy ins. We all love a bargain! The Titan Poker Super Sale, with up to 80% off buy ins, will not be around for long so don't miss out. The Super Sale tournaments run from April 2nd to 7th but the satellites to these tournaments, called Spring Points Tournaments, are running now. The table below shows the Super Sale discounts:-

The Spring Million 2012 from Party Poker

Tuesday, March 6th, 2012

Party Poker Spring Million 2012Get rid of the winter blues with the guaranteed Spring Million Tournament from Party Poker, the perfect antidote for poker apathy. The Spring Million is back for another year and it's very welcome :-) . With a full $1,000,000 guaranteed to be paid out this promotion is offering Party Poker players the opportunity to win life changing cash prizes! This top $1m guaranteed tournament is taking place on Sunday May 6th at 6.30pm UK (1.30pm New York) with a the direct buy in of $640. If your bankroll is lacking the necessary $640 you needn't miss out, read on to how you can be in on the action for much less.

European Poker Tour (EPT) Season 8 Satellites

Monday, March 5th, 2012

EPT - European Poker Tour at PokerstarsThe ever popular European Poker Tour (EPT), brought to you by PokerStars, is enjoying yet another successful season No.8 visiting top venues throughout Europe. EPT changes players lives with the glory of being crowned an EPT champion plus the huge cash prizes awarded - this is the richest and biggest live poker tour in the World!. At the moment the EPT8 player of the year leaderboard has Czech pro Ondrej Vinlarek at the No.1 spot, but with three events still to go before the Grand Final it's all still definitely to play for at EPT Season 8.