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SCOOP had very few overlays and set new records for biggest ever prize pool, and most successful Main Events.
Spring Online Tournament Series 2019: Nearly $160 Million Paid Out in Prize Money Across Four MTT Series

A detailed look at how PokerStars’ SCOOP, partypoker’s KO Series, GGNetwork’s Good Game Series 2, and 888’s XL Inferno performed.


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.


More than $215 million was paid out across 1590 tournaments. WCOOP and Powerfest were the top tournament series as they paid out close to $170 million.
Fall Online Tournament Series 2018: New Industry Record Set, Over $215 Million Paid Out in Prize Money

Over ten online tournament series and 1500 events, operators set a new bar for big-ticket MTT series.


After three weeks of action, partypoker’s Powerfest has finally come to an end and it ended in high as over $6.8 million was awarded on the last day alone.
Powerfest Concludes with Almost $70 Million Paid Out in Prize Money

Despite a controversial drop in guarantees in the last week, Partypoker’s flagship tournament series still finished on a high.


WCOOP 2018 pays out almost $100 million during its span of two weeks. This makes it the largest amount paid out in the entire history of PokerStars or even online poker industry, beating its own record of paying out $93 million during SCOOP in 2017.
WCOOP 2018 Pays Out a Record-Breaking Figure of Almost $100 Million

Three-tiered WCOOP a massive success as PokerStars awards just shy of $100 million with over 1 million total entries.


With over 60 events and a total of 182 tournaments, PokerStars’ marquee event of the year—the World Championship of Online Poker (WCOOP)—return…
Over $10 Million Won in the First Two Days of PokerStars WCOOP

The World Championship of Online Poker expands to 185 tournaments with three newly added High Roller tournaments with a combined guarantee of $3 million.


WCOOP, Powerfest and UCOP will be their largest to date. Galactic Series and Winamax Series go head-to-head in Europe.
How Over $170 Million Will be Paid Out Across Seven Online Poker Networks Next Month

Nine online tournament series with record-breaking guarantees across a staggering 1554 scheduled tournaments, promising to be the biggest fall season in the history of the online poker.


A special promotion will also be running in conjunction with XL Eclipse where cash prize bonuses can be won by anyone who can win more than one tournament.
Quality Over Quantity: 888’s XL Eclipse Returns With Pared Back Schedule

888poker is the last major operator in the dot-com market to reveal its autumn tournament schedule.


Online giants PokerStars and partypoker have released their respective tournament series on their European ring-fenced clients.
In Southern Europe, PokerStars and partypoker Announce Their Biggest Tournament Series to Date

PokerStars’ Galactic Series guarantees €15 million, a market record, while partypoker organizes its first ever tournament series under European shared liquidity.


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Poker Player Who Dropped Out of Med School to Make $23,000 a Year Grinding the WSOP Circuit Beginning to Have Second Thoughts
A poker pro who currently grinds the WSOP Circuit for $23k a year ponders whether skipping medical school was the best choice. — read more »
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