At the PokerStars events you will play against thousands of players and compete for huge prizes and world acclaim. At the PokerWorks HORSE tournament you will play against a handful of players and compete for bragging rights more than anything else. The PokerStars events allow you to freeroll or satellite into them. The PokerWorks HORSE event entry is strictly through a buy-in, but it won't bust your bankroll.
Choices, choices, choices. What should you do?
At PokerWorks we suggest you play all events you can manage the time to attend, and your bankroll and poker brain can stand. That's how we do it!
In order to compete in all of the PokerStars events you will need to download PokerStars and register for an account if you don't have one already. Signing up through PokerWorks allows you to receive an exclusive PokerWorks bonus of $25 free in addition to a 100 percent matching bonus up to $50. You must enter the marketing code of POKERWORKS upon registration and the bonus code of FIRST2008 upon your first deposit.
In order to compete in the PokerWorks HORSE tournament you will need to have a PokerStars account too . See, there are quite a few similarities, it's really all about poker. And tournaments. And winning. And having a PokerStars account.
The PokerWorks HORSE tournament begins December 28th, 2008 at 21:00ET. The buy-in is $5+$.50. There is currently one player registered and the prize pool is $5.00. The password is 'donkeys'.
PokerStars Guinness World Record Breaker begins December 28th, 2008 at 15:30ET. The buy-in is $10+$1. There are currently 35,000 players registered and the prize pool is guaranteed at $500,000. There is no password.
Now truthfully, which one would you rather play in? Ah-h-h...decisions, decisions, decisions. We suggest you play both.