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Willy Wonka Platinum Pass

From Golden Tickets to Platinum Passes: Willy Wonka’s Got Nothing on PokerStars

A massive 320 people will have had their lives changed forever once PokerStars’ PSPC Platinum Pass promotion has been completed in a few weeks. Watching it all unfold throughout 2018 has been astonishing, with incredible stories emerging about the players fortunate enough to have won the coveted prizes.

Beyond simply putting butts in the seats for the PSPC in the Bahamas and injecting $9 million into the $25K buy-in tournament’s prize pool, PokerStars’ year-long efforts have successfully generated a huge wave of positivity for poker. It has been a landmark promotional undertaking that ought to be applauded and greeted with industry-wide goodwill.

Poker Masters

5 Reasons Why the Poker Masters Matters

All eyes are currently on the Poker Masters, which says a lot for how quickly the relatively new event has gained acclaim and prestige in the poker world. While, like any other poker event, there’s big money up for grabs, there a lot more that makes the Poker Masters matter.

We’ve come up with a list of the top five reasons why the Poker Masters has become both a must-play event for top pros as well as a must-watch for poker fans. Take a look.