Starting in March 2012 Poker Maximus is going to run our first ever tournament series on the Merge Network. This is going to be a huge event and is something players have been asking for on a consistent basis. Now we are giving it to them! The event will be called Poker Maximus and will officially start on March 4th 2012. Satellites will start running for the events at the end of this month.
Dates – March 4-25th
Satellites – Will start mid to late January and run until completion. Players who have existing tournament entry coupons will be able to use them throughout Poker Maximus. Poker Maximus specific satellite tickets will need to be used between March 4th and March 25th.
The Main Event – $ 109 entry – $ 150,000 Guaranteed NLH Freezeout. Players receive 5000 chip starting stacks and the tournament will run 15-minute levels commencing at 10/20.
Other Bonuses / Awards – Tournament Leaderboard Champion (players of the series paid to 1st, 2nd and 3rd) and a Tournament of Champions event.
Schedule: Starting from March 4th there will be a minimum of three tournaments per day with buyins for daily tournaments ranging from $ 3 to $ 200.
§ 70 Poker Maximus Events
§ $ 60,000 Guaranteed Poker Maximus High Roller Main Event ($ 215 Buyin)
§ Poker Maximus $ 530 Deepstack Main Event
§ Minimum $ 150,000 Guaranteed Main Event ($ 109 Buyin, with $ 40,000 Guaranteed to the winner)
§ Player of the series award
§ A Tournament of Champions for all Poker Maximus Tournament Winners
§ Over $ 1.25M worth of guaranteed cash and prizes
§ Buyins ranging from $ 3.00 to $ 200 with one $ 500 buyin tournament
§ Unique accolades for event winners and leaderboard places.
Below is the list of new satellites:
§ $ 5.60 – Winner take all, Super Turbo Shorthanded. Winner receives a $ 33 Coupon.
§ $ 1.91 – Winner take all Super Turbo Shorthanded. Winner receives a $ 11 Coupon.
§ $ 11.20 Winner take all Super Turbo Shorthanded. Winners receive a $ 33 Coupon.
§ $ 10.19 Winner take all Super Turbo Shorthanded. Winners receive a $ 60 Coupon.
§ $ 1.05 Super Turbo Satelllites – Winners receive $ 33 Coupons.
§ $ 2.20 Super Turbo Satellites – Winners receive $ 60 Coupons.
§ $ 60 Monthly Superstack Freezeout Satellite – Winners receive $ 530 tournament entry coupons. Running daily at 21.00 server time ($ 60 coupon ticket eligible)
§ $ 33 Monthly Superstack Freezeout Satellite – Winners reveive $ 530 tournament entry coupons. Running daily at 22.00 server time ($ 33 Coupon ticket eligible)
These satellites will remain in the system after Poker Maximus ends.
Best of luck to all your players in these events!