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Online gaming operator, 888poker has finally begun the phased global rollout of its next-generation poker platform, Poker 8.
888Poker Rolls Out Its New Software Platform “Poker 8”

The new platform is available for download with more changes to be rolled out in the coming months.


888poker has finally revealed the dates and schedule for its flagship series XL Blizzard that will kick off on April 4.
888’s XL Series Returns After Six Months With Affordable Buy-ins

XL Blizzard will have over $1.7 million in guaranteed prize pool with a “more affordable” buy-ins.


On February 3, 888 will be running a special one-day “RakeLESS” Sunday promotion where the room will remove the rake from seven of its flagship tournaments.
The Battle for Sunday Heats Up as 888Poker Schedules “RakeLESS” Tournaments

This Sunday, 888 is removing rake from seven tournaments with combined guarantees of $270,000.


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.


Returning in January 2018, $3 million is guaranteed over 34 tournaments spread over ten days. Blizzard stands out as a clear departure from its sibling Championship series that ran earlier in the year.
Streamlined: 888poker Announces Schedule for Pared Down XL Blizzard

Nearly $3 million is guaranteed in a notably leaner edition of the XL Championship to run January 2018.


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