The ultimate PokerStars VIP Club experience

From the peaceful and breath-taking views of the German Alps to the boisterous and celebratory streets of downtown Munich, this trip to Germany has been one for the books. As I was strolling through the PokerStars VIP store, I noticed a new item in the "VIP Club Live" category: a...more

by Mike “WalmartCNXN” Farrow on October 9, 2015 7:51 AM

13 traits of successful poker players and business pros

You've heard of Bill Perkins, right? One day the poker community had never heard of him. The next day he showed up on the scene and started competing in the richest tournaments on the planet. Or maybe you've heard of other top PokerStars players, ones who left poker to become big...more

by PokerStars staff on October 9, 2015 6:49 AM

The UKIPT Super Series returns to London's Hippodrome

We've said this before but there's no harm in saying it again: the Hippodrome Casino in central London is a great place to play cards. It's not just the quality of the poker room, complete with plush interior and top class dealers, it's the place itself - a former theatre where y...more

by Stephen Bartley on October 9, 2015 6:12 AM

The poker players behind PokerStars face off

Here's something you need to know about PokerStars' people: they know poker. In the early days of PokerStars, the staff was made up almost exclusively of poker players. The concept was simple: how better to serve your customers than to know and love the game they play?Since those...more

by Brad Willis on October 8, 2015 7:06 AM

What can you get for a $10 deposit on PokerStars?

Let's just think about it for a second. You've been considering making a deposit on PokerStars, but you don't have a ton of discretionary cash. What's more, everything you see about poker on TV and, yes, even here tends to be about those $215 and larger buy-in events. Let's be ho...more

by Brad Willis on October 7, 2015 7:40 AM

Book your seat as PCA Women's qualifiers begin

It might not be the biggest event at the PCA, nor is it the richest. But there's something about the PCA Women's Event that makes it one of the highlights of the trip, and we're delighted to report that it's back again for 2016.What's more PokerStars is running satellites into th...more

by Stephen Bartley on October 7, 2015 3:38 AM

UKIPT IoM III: The show that never ends...

Phish has nothing on the Villa Marina and PokerStars. If you're not into jam-band music, you might not be aware of the cult-attracting (and South Park parodied) group that brings trance-dance jams and mind-bending light shows to for-the-moment hippies around the globe.Well, Trey ...more

by Lee Jones on October 6, 2015 5:16 AM

Austria's DaDumon wins PokerStars' largest-ever tourney

In Austria's wee morning hours, DaDumon made PokerStars history. After buying in for a mere penny, DaDumon beat out more than 253,000 other PokerStars players to win the biggest event in PokerStars history. Doing so meant that single penny buy-in would be returned with $9999.99 i...more

by Brad Willis on October 5, 2015 5:46 PM

Common Cents kickoff draws biggest field in PokerStars history

If you heard that sonic boom an hour ago, don't fret. It was just the sound of 253,698 pennies dropping into the prize pool of the Common Cents series kickoff. The one-cent buy-in tourney was bound to draw a crowd. With a $100,000 guarantee and $10,000 first prize, anybody with a...more

by Brad Willis on October 5, 2015 12:05 PM

That's 226,000 players and counting for the Common Cents kick off

In exactly two hours (take a few minutes off that as I type slow) one of the largest tournaments ever on PokerStars will get under way. Quite frankly seeing is believing. I checked the PokerStars lobby a few minutes ago and the number of players registered for the first Common Ce...more

by Stephen Bartley on October 5, 2015 9:14 AM

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