PartyPoker roared into the poker arena with massive action and events filled with big name pros this last week, and it isn't slowing down. The PartyPoker Premier League V has been running this last week, much to the delight of poker fans around the world, the World Poker Tour is coming up, and on Wednesday, April 11th, the Big Game VI kicks off to add even more foam to the brew.
The Big Game VI
The Big Game VI will feature players like Tony G, Yevgeniy Timoshenko, Daniel "Jungleman" Cates, Tom "durrrr" Dwan, Sam Trickett, Scott Seiver, Patrik Antonius, Erik Seidel, and many others that will take up the battle cry at the live felt. The Big Game VI runs 48-hours non-stop and will be live-streamed on PokerNews.com.
Cover It Live software will give PokerNews viewers the chance to interact with the action and vote for players to stay in or leave the game. Look for tournament entries that will be given away - 48 total - plus an exclusive Freeroll where the winner will take home a seat to the PokerFest II $1,000,000 guaranteed live event, and a reload bonus of up to $250!
The dedicated Big Game Page is ready to go, just waiting for the action to start on Wednesday. Stay tuned and make sure you are on the site; this is one spot where you can interact and win prizes too!
Premier League Final
The PartyPoker Premier League V was waiting on Group B to set the final table as of today.* Group A is complete and Mathew Frankland, Sam Trickett, and Tony G have their seats locked up with a chance at $500,000.
Frankland is a 23-year old British pro that won his $125,000seat in an online satellite and then won a live satellite. He topped Group A by winning two of the four heats and claiming 40 points.
*This just in! The Premier League V Final has been set:
- Mathew Frankland 400,000
- Jungleman - 380,000
- Sam Trickett 330,000
- Patrik Antonius - 320,000
- Tony G 300,000
- Scott Seiver - 300,000
- Phil Laak 290,000
- Tom Dwan - 280,000
Be sure to follow all the action at the PartyPoker Blog.
PokerFest II Online Coming up Fast!
Get ready to play PokerFest II Online on April 22nd. The second edition is guaranteeing a massive $3,500,000 over the course of 47 events with $1,000,000 guaranteed for the winner of the Main Event.
Also on the super delicious tournament menu during PokerFest II are multiple side events that you'll want to check out. It all starts at 13:30 EDT on Sunday, April 22nd with four events scheduled for that day:
- $215 buy-in $350,000 guaranteed No Limit Holdem
- $2,500 guaranteed No Limit Holdem event (requires ONLY 20 PartyPoints to enter
- $22 buy-in No Limit Holdem event
- $530 buy-in event
During Pokerfest II you'll find two tournaments – each with a $1 buy-in - starting at 13:45 and 16:00 EDT. PartyPoker has added "a twist" and the inverted commas means no one knows what those twists are, they will only be revealed in the lobby at the last minute! PartyPoker is keeping the lid on their secrecy but the guess is different formats with added prizes and value.
Pokerfest II Jackpots
A Pokerfest II Jackpot could have you dancing all the way to the 2012 World Series of Poker with a package valued at $14,000, plus iPads, and cash bonuses of between $2,500 and $20,000 if you hit one of the jackpots.
PartyPoker has added more prizes to the Pokerfest II Online party - JACKPOTS. The prizes are incredible. When you win three events, along with the cash for taking down first place, PartyPoker will give you an additional $20,000 PLUS a $14,000 package to the 2012 World Series of Poker Main Event!
The full list of jackpots is shown below:
- Win any three Pokerfest II tournaments - win $20,000 plus a $14,000 package to the 2012 WSOP Main Event!
- Reach the final table in any 10 Pokerfest II tournaments - receive $15,000 and a brand new iPad
- Reach the final table in any five Pokerfest II tournaments - receive $7,500 and an iPad
- Finish in the money in any 20 of the Pokerfest II tournaments - $5,000 and an iPad
- Cash in any 10 Pokerfest II tournaments - win an additional $2,500 and an iPad
Leaderboards have combined prizes of $50,000!!! The leaderboard has points buy-in, the low buy-in ($6-$33) and high buy-in ($55 and above) tournaments, that pay out between 250 and 500 places - look for prizes of up to $2,500!
Now that you're ready to take a seat and enjoy all the pumped up action, remember – the best way to start playing at PartyPoker is to get that $50 Free bonus available for PokerWorks' players only! Download PartyPoker through PokerWorks, use the bonus code PWFREE50 upon sign up and receive $50 bonus absolutely free with no deposit required! For more information on the PartyPoker $50 FREE bonus and all the other PokerWorks' exclusive promotions visit our PartyPoker review.