Manila Megastack 8: Season Opener

November 16, 2017

Manila Megastack 8 launches the 2018 Asia Player of the Year (APOY) season when the bi-annual poker festival arrives at PokerStars LIVE Manila from November 27-December 3.

Like the name suggests, the Megastack is known for it’s huge start stacks for all tournaments. The seven-day series now has 20 APOY events on hand and features the ₱30,000 Main Event which comes with a tasty ₱8 million prize pool guarantee.

But don’t be fooled by the guarantee. Take a look at the actual figures!

Last year, the December edition of the Manila Megastack Main Event drew a series-record 646 entrants and ₱14.1 million prize pool. Over the last two installments, the series overall has averaged 3,300 entrants and ₱35 million in prize money.


Besides the Main Event, checkout the other key events below for tournaments you don’t want to miss!

Nov. 27-28: ₱10,000 Kick-off (₱2 Million Guarantee)
Nov. 30-31: ₱50,000 NLH Freezeout
Dec. 1: ₱100,000 Single Day High Roller
Dec. 1-3: ₱30,000 Main Event (₱8 Million Guarantee)

For the complete Manila Megastack 8 schedule please visit


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