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The Turbo Series returns for its second iteration on February 3. It has total series guarantee of $25 million including two Main Events with combined guarantees of $3 million.
PokerStars Turbo Series Returns with over $25 Million Guaranteed

The fast-paced tournament series will see a notable bump to its overall guaranteed prizes as well as the number of tournaments.


UCOP has scheduled to run two online tournament series, UCOP Mini and UCOP Passport. The two MTT series combined boasts a guarantee of €500,000 across 110 tournaments.
UCOP from MPN Returns with Microstakes Companion Series

Two series—UCOP Passport and UCOP Mini—will guarantee over €500,000 in prize money.


Partypoker has announced a new online tournament series called “Christmas Freeze” set to run alongside PokerStars’ Winter Series.
Partypoker Schedules a Last Minute New Online Tournament Series “Christmas Freeze”

Over $10 million is guaranteed across 201 freezeout tournaments.


KO Series with a total guarantee of $20 million will run from January 20 through February 3. Monster Series with a total guarantee of $3 million gets underway on February 24 and will run through March 3.
Partypoker Reveals Dates, Prize Pools for Trio of MTT Series in 2019

Three festivals including a double-sized KO Series and a $30 million Powerfest are scheduled for Q1 2019, as the operator hints MILLION Online will also return next year.


PokerStars inaugural Bounty Builder Series paid out $29.4 million across 140 tournaments. The Main Event drew 3975 players and 1698 re-entries to amass a prize pool of $2.83 million, easily surpassing its $2 million guarantee by 41.5%.
PokerStars Bounty Builder Series Shows Demand for Progressive Knockouts Remains

The first-ever PokerStars PKO-exclusive tournament series smashed through its guarantees to pay out nearly $30 million in prize money.


144 Monster Series tournaments are now split into low and high stake variants, with the middle buy-in tier now scrapped.
Last Minute Changes: Partypoker Tweaks Monster Series Schedule

The operator has upped the Monster Series guarantee by nearly a million dollars, removing the middle buy-in tier and adding in progressive knockout tournaments.


The Monster Series and KO series from partypoker, set to run for the third time this year and the operator has promised to award more than $12.5 million across the two series.
Partypoker Announce Schedule for Monster Series and KO Series

Two more online tournament series are scheduled in the fall at partypoker with total combined guarantees of $12.5 million.


This will be the smallest within the Monster Series umbrella to date in terms of total guaranteed prize pool, as well as the prize pool for the Championship main event.
The Monster Series to Return This Summer With $2.1 million Guaranteed

171 events grace the schedule including a $200,000 Championship Event.


The total guaranteed is down from $5 million to $2.7 million. This time around, there will be three stake levels for each event instead of two.
The Monster Series from partypoker Returns with Lower Buy-Ins and Less Guaranteed

The MTT tournament series returns for the first time this year after experiencing heavy overlays during its first running last October.


There will be three new Knockout events—in February, June and October—each a week-long festival of bounty-only tournaments.
Partypoker Shows its Hand with Full MTT Schedule for 2018

Ten festivals are scheduled over the year, including three Knockout-exclusive series and the return of Monster.


Russia's anti-VPN law came into effect this month. Catena Media acquired PokerScout.com.
Jackpots at Bovada, Power Up on Hold, and The Monster Bites Back: This Week in Online Poker

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iPoker schedules a Fall Festival, and partypoker to unveil its new low- and mid-stakes tournament series.
At A Glance: Online Poker Promotions in October

Tournament series dominated the calendar for September, and although not quite the same stature, October sees partypoker…


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