PartyPoker's big tournament series Pokerfest II is running at the moment. The tournament series consists of 47 events and $3,5 million is up for grabs. There are plenty of satellites up and running around the clock and there are buy-ins for all sorts of bankrolls. So far 8 events have been completed.
For example, in the first event a player called "sfc21" took home the first prize of $56,958 - af[...] Read more » PartyPoker Pokerfest II (April 22 - May 6)
Joined: Apr '09
Age: 38 (M)
I already saw tourneys for this starting at $0.50, with prizes reaching $80, what a bargain! It sure compensates to give it a try or two. And I thought fields would be bigger than they seem, at least in these first events they weren’t as huge as I was expecting.
Joined: Mar '12
Location: United Kingdom
Age: 34 (M)
Once I get paid I may look into this.
that's some sick prizes to be taking down. Really don't understand the chopping, guess people don't want to take risks, but it's a game of risk and if i finish 1st I want my 1st place paycheck. Also psychologically, if your opponent offers up a chop the you are going to play less well safe in the knowledge it's going 50/50.
Still some tidy take downs, the big events look juicy for the buyin/return ratio
Joined: May '09
Age: 43 (M)
I like the MTTs series. Pokerfest, the upcoming SCOOP, the missed FTPOS (and the MiniFTOPS). Specially fun if you stake some player (i can play longs MTTs so i did some stakes). Good luck to all the mobster that are gonna play in it!