The promotion is running from October 13-20, with the 800 Millionth MTT to take place on October 20 at 13:00 EST. The event will be a $109 buy in NLHE tournament, with a $1m guarantee. For the first two hours, $100k in prizes will be randomly paid out to players at selected tables.
During the week, al the regular PokerStars “Big” tournaments will see guarantees increased 50%. But on October 19 all Big tournaments will have their guarantees doubled and on October 20 all Big tournaments will have their guarantees tripled.
All the Big tournaments will also feature additional “bubble ticket prizes”, with over $100k to be given away during the week.
Golden Sit and Go’s
The Golden Sit and Go tournament promotion seen during the 100 Billionth hand celebrations returns. Randomly selected tournaments will have added prize pools:
PokerStars Road to 100 billion promotion was incredibly successful. The 800 million tournament promotion can be expected to be equally rewarding and although Stars have said nothing yet, it will probably be repeated regularly as the world’s biggest online poker room gets closer to the 1 Billion milestone.
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