Hello and welcome to the latest edition of the PartyPoker Weekly — your weekly snapshot of what is happening in the world of PartyPoker. Do you want to know what the upcoming promotions are or are you more interested in the goings on with the PartyPoker sponsored pros? Whatever your preference we are sure we will have it covered in the PartyPoker Weekly.
Every Card Is A Winner In The Card Rush Promotion
One of the most popular promotions on PartyPoker in recent years has been the Card Rush promotion, and due to popular demand it will be returning on Oct. 1.
In the latest edition of the Card Rush promotion there will be a staggering 3.2 million virtual scratch cards to give away and every single one of them will contain a prize! This superb promotion will run until midnight on Oct. 31 or until all 3.2 million cards have been awarded.
Getting your hands on one of the scratch cards is simple. All you have to do is earn five PartyPoints and an instant win scratch card will find its way into your PartyPoker account. What is more, you can collect up to 75 cards every day during the promotional period, meaning you have plenty of chances to win cash prizes, freeroll entries, PartyPoints and Card Rush Points that could see you win up to $3,000 in cash!
- Cash prizes from $0.50 to $500
- Points prizes from 10 to 10,000 points
- Freeroll entries with prize pools of $2,000 to $10,000
- Crucial Card Rush Points used for the Card Rush Race leaderboard.
As you can see from the image below the cash prizes awarded in the Card Rush Race are impressive. Someone will be walking away with the $3,000 Card Rush Race first place prize, will that someone be you?
Raid Tony G's House; Over $200,000 In Prizes Up For Grabs
Until Oct. 7, PartyPoker will be giving away over $200,000 worth of gadgets and luxury items through a number of daily and weekly tournaments.
Dubbed Tony G's House, the promotion will give away $5,000 in prizes every day from Monday through Friday, then, each Sunday there will be $15,000 worth of loot to get your hands on. The Grand Final — to be held on Oct. 7 — will give away $20,000 in prizes plus the eventual winner will be able to drive away in a brand new Volkswagen Golf GTI!
Getting involved in this fantastic promotion is simple, collect just a single PartyPoint to be awarded a Daily Giveaway ticket; earn 20 of them and you'll be able to play in all 20 Daily Giveaways.
If you want to play in the Weekly Giveaway just deposit $50 or more with the bonus code HOUSE and you will be awarded a ticket. Likewise, to play in the Grand Final and have a chance of winning a VW Golf just deposit $100 or more with the code GOLFGTI and a seat will be all yours.
Some of the prizes on offer include 47" Full LED 3D Smart TVs, Xbox 360s, MacBook Airs, Beats Studio headphones and much more. Check out the dedicated Tony G's House promotional pages for a full breakdown of the prizes.
Qualify For A WPT National Series Barcelona Package
The World Poker Tour National Series give poker players the chance to have the full WPT experience at a fraction of the cost. One such tournament will be taking place in the beautiful Spanish city of Barcelona and you could be heading their with a package worth $4,000.
Each WPT National Series Barcelona package consists of:
- $2,000 WPT National Series Barcelona Main Event buy-in
- Four nights accommodation
- $600 spending money
Satellite tournaments are open now and will remain in the PartyPoker lobby until Oct. 7. These satellites are very affordable and some of them are even completely free as there are daily freerolls available for those players who are on a tight budget. If you do want to go down the freeroll route then there are qualifiers available to you costing between $1 and $225.
All you need to do is win your package then keep Oct.25 through 29 free in your diary and win the WPT National Series Barcelona Main Event. Easy game!
Help Yourself To A Free $50 From PartyPoker
PartyPoker is giving PokerNews customers a free $50 to start their poker bankrolls. Getting your hands on the free cash is very easy, all you need to do 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 firstname.lastname@example.org
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.
Could this $50 starting bankroll be the start of a glistening poker career? There is only one way to find out.
Jungleman Gets Staked And More!
The World Poker Tour Grand Prix de Paris finished just days ago and the WPT is already in Malta. In Paris it became public knowledge that PartyPoker sponsored pro Tony G was all set to stake Daniel "Jungleman" Cates in the coming months. This lead to many poker outlets reporting Cates had gone broke but according to this video, nothing could be further from the truth.
Cates also makes an appearance in the WPT Grand Prix de Paris player's party video, along with Kara Scott, Kristy Arnett and a whole bunch or players, DJs and massive bottles of vodka! Check it out here!
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