Good morning, good afternoon or good evening — depending on where in the world you are reading this article from — and welcome to the latest installment of the PartyPoker Weekly. This week we bring you news on The Accelerator promotion that is drawing to a close, how to win your seat to the Aussie Millions for free, and more. Do you want to know more? Then keep reading for all the relevant information.
The Accelerator Must End Nov. 30
The Accelerator promotion began on Nov. 1 but like all good things it must come to an end. This extremely popular promotion will close at midnight on Nov. 30, meaning you only have a few days remaining if you want to improve on your prize haul.
There are some fantastic prizes on offer including, freeroll entries where you could win an iPad 3 or a share of $15,000 plus there are instant cash prizes ranging from $5 and increasing to a more significant $1,725! These prizes start being awarded after earning just 5 PartyPoints so everyone, regardless of the stakes they play, should be able to win a prize with ease.
Check out the graphic below for a full breakdown of how the $30,000 worth of freerolls and $5,000 in cash are distributed.
What makes this promotion really stand out of the crowd is the fact you get to keep each prize you earn and not just the prize with the highest value. This means if you have earned 100 PartyPoints between Nov. 1 and when the promotion ends on Nov. 30 then you will win an entry to the iPad giveaway freeroll AND entries to freerolls with prize pools of $5,000; $10,000 and $15,000!
The more PartyPoints you earn before Nov. 30 the better your prize will be. Should you manage to earn 40,000 PartyPoints, you will have won a grand total of $5,000 in cash and entries to $30,000 worth of freerolls. What's more, reaching 40,000 PartyPoints would see you become a Palladium Elite VIP member where benefits include up to 50% cash back on your play!
Win Your Way To The Aussie Millions
The Aussie Millions is one of the most eagerly anticipated live poker events and you could be heading there for some January sun, armed with a $16,000 package to the Main Event!
Qualifiers are already in the PartyPoker lobby and will stay there until Jan. 6, 2013. For the more frugal player there are a plethora of freeroll tournaments, and for those players wishing to invest some of the bankroll freezeouts start at $8 and rebuys from just $2. All of the qualifiers eventually feed into the weekly $640+$40 Aussie Millions Satellite where one package will be guaranteed.
Each luxury $16,000 package consists of:
- $11,000 Aussie Millions Main Event buy-in
- Eight nights accommodation
- $2,500 spending money
The 2013 Aussie Millions Main Event kicks off on Jan. 27 and with a little bit of luck you will still be in Australia on Feb. 2 when the final table takes place. How fantastic would it be if you managed to navigate through to the final table after qualifying from a freeroll tournament? Do you think you could do that? There is only one way to find out.
Start your qualification route to the 2013 Aussie Millions Main Event today and ring in the new year with a poker trip "Down Under."
Favorite Poker Players Of WPT Competitors
PartyPoker was the sponsor for the recent Copenhagen Main Event of the World Poker Tour and whilst there, their camera crew decided to ask a number of the players there who is their favorite poker player and who they regard as the best.
A Free $50 Awaits New PartyPoker Players!
With the Christmas season just around the corner, many people are feeling the pinch in their wallets but that does not mean you should shy away from playing online poker. In fact quite the opposite because now is the perfect time to create a PartyPoker account through PokerNews. Why?Because we can give you a free $50 for doing so! Everyone loves free money and all you have to do to get your hands on some free cash is follow the simple steps below, and $50 is all yours to keep!
- Download the PartyPoker software through PokerNews
- Create a new PartyPoker account and enter the bonus code "PN50FREE"
- Fill out the registration form in the PartyPoker cashier
- Return to PokerNews and fill out our small registration form
- Check your email inbox for a confirmation email from email@example.com
Once you have received the confirmation email, $20 will be placed in your PartyPoker account. You must earn at least 40 PartyPoints before you will be able to withdraw the free $20. If you do not earn 40 PartyPoints within 60 days, the initial $20, or whatever remains of it, will be forfeited. PartyPoints are earned at a rate of two PartyPoints per $1 in rake or tournament fees, so earning 40 within 60 days is easy.
Once you have earned 40 PartyPoints a further $30 will be deposited into your account bringing the total free cash amount to $50. You must then generate 160 points before you can cash out any of the $30 and must do so within 120 days otherwise the $30, or the remainder of it will be forfeited.
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