Walking through the Atlantis Resort ballroom on Day 1 of the PokerStars Players Championship (PSPC) the vibe was like almost nothing else I had ever seen at a poker event. Smiles on everyone’s faces, a 1,000+-strong field having an amazing time. What’s not to love?
PokerStars has managed to craft and innovate with a brand new event that has become an instant hit with everyone throughout the poker community, “recs” and “regs” alike. Here’s hoping this new event becomes a staple of the annual poker calendar!
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.
The world’s largest poker site has made an epic announcement with the unveiling of the all-new PokerStars Players No Limit Hold’em Championship (PSPC). It’s a new era for PokerStars, as the company’s full resources are being focused towards promoting an event that’s sure to make all poker players – whether recreational or professional – swoon.
Pumping $9 million into a prize pool and giving away 300+ seats to a $25K buy-in event presents unprecedented value to poker’s high rollers and rekindles the ultimate poker dream for amateurs. In a word: Wow!