‘PokerStars’ Category Archives

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."

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.

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.

2012 $100k First Depositor Freerolls at PokerStars

Sunday, January 15th, 2012
Pokerstars January 2012 Depositor FreerollsDon't miss this top opportunity at the world's top poker site, PokerStars of course! When you make your very first real money deposit this extra special incentive means that new depositors can play in as many of these $1K freerolls as they like for a full 31 days period. The fun can continue even after that - reload before your 31 days of free play is up and you can play on in the freerolls for another month!

More PokerStars 10 Anniversary Celebrations – December Update

Saturday, December 3rd, 2011
Pokerstars 10th AnniversaryThe top rate celebrations continue for PokerStars 10th Anniversary. Here's a quick recap of what we have already reported before we get onto the new additions, it includes freerolls, a world record breaking tournament with $250k and a $10million Sunday Million, read on for all the details!

PokerStars and Party Poker announce 2012 Aussie Million Satellites

Thursday, November 24th, 2011
Aussie Millions 2012 The heat is on, the race to the Aussie Millions 2012 has been taken up a level, the big boys are in! The largest online poker site in the WORLD, PokerStars have just announced their 2012 Aussie Millions satellites. Now, if that was not exciting enough for the online poker world, Party Poker, the largest online poker site in EUROPE, has also just started running their Aussie Millions 2012 satellites and daily freerolls. Game on!

Free Seats at PokerStars Largest Ever Tournament

Sunday, November 13th, 2011
Pokerstars World Record TournamentMake sure that you are part of history in the making and play in the largest poker tournament ever held! PokerStars are all set to break it's own Guinness World record and achieve 150,000 players playing online in the same tournament at the same time, and you can be part of it on December 4th. The 10th Anniversary World Record Tournament is not only a record breaking exercise there is a guaranteed prize pool of $250,000 to be won with $50,000 set aside for the winner. New Depositors and current PokerStars players who reload using the special bonus code will get their ticket for the world record tournament for free!