partypoker announces Brazilian actor Bruno Gagliasso as new ambassador

 

Partypoker has agreed a new sponsorship deal with Brazilian superstar Bruno Gagliasso. The new face of partypoker for Brazil will join ambassador Joao Simao.  Furthermore, they will play live across Latin America and online on partypoker.

The Brazilian actor began his career at a young age.  As a result, he has now become a Brazilian sensation staring in TV series, films and theatre.

In addition, The keen poker player away from the camera will come back to the tables playing on the new partypoker LIVE circuit and regularly online including the $300,000 guaranteed weekly SundayTitle Fight.

How do people feel about Bruno joining the team?

Bruno Gagliasso said: “joining the partypoker team alongside Joao brings me great excitement. I have played poker for many years and I enjoy playing. This opportunity to represent partypoker is really appealing to me so I jumped at it and I can’t wait to get back to the tables.”

Managing Director Tom Waters said: “Welcoming Bruno to the party poker team is an honour. Having Bruno on board alongside Joao to represent partypoker in the Brazilian market is a dream team! We look forward to working with Bruno to grow partypoker and support the Brazilian poker community.”

Finally, partypoker ambassador Joao Simao said: “I am thrilled to have Bruno agree to join me at partypoker. I’ve known him for many years and when I partnered with partypoker I knew that he would be the perfect representative to work with me on the journey to make poker in our country enjoyable for everyone.”

Partypoker brings back rakeback

Starting May 22nd, 2017, partypoker will launch the new, improved, simple loyalty program giving up to 40% rakeback each week.

Players will earn points playing on partypoker, receiving 1 point for every $1 of rake generated. Additionally, after earning a minimum of 25 points, players will start to receive cashback. The more points collected, the higher the rakeback percentage. Finally, Cash is paid directly into partypoker player accounts every Monday.

The partypoker Cashback loyalty points, tiers and percentages are as follows:

Points Loyalty Payment %
25 $5.00 20%
50 $10.00 20%
75 $15.00 20%
100 $20.00 20%
150 $37.50 25%
200 $50.00 25%
250 $62.50 25%
300 $75.00 25%
350 $87.50 25%
400 $100.00 25%
450 $112.50 25%
500 $125.00 25%
600 $180.00 30%
700 $210.00 30%
800 $240.00 30%
900 $270.00 30%
1000 $300.00 30%
1200 $480.00 40%
1400 $560.00 40%
1600 $640.00 40%
1800 $720.00 40%
2000 $800.00 40%
thereafter 40% for every 200 points earned
Palladium Elite VIP – invite only

Partypoker continues to listen to its players, an make changes based on their needs

partypoker Managing Director Tom Waters said: “The new, significantly improved loyalty scheme is straightforward and offers regular cashback to players. I recognised that the existing loyalty store was complicated and confusing for some players. So, we decided to replace the store with a simple and rewarding rakeback scheme.  We will deliver cashback into players accounts every week. The new scheme was designed in consultation with a large group of players. I hope that we have delivered a rakeback program that will suitably reward our loyal players.

Lastly, partypoker Ambassador Patrick Leonard said: “This is a huge improvement for partypoker which I have been championing for a long time. I made sure that all the feedback I received from the poker playing community was passed on to partypoker to ensure we were given a simple and fair reward system that gives players exactly what we are looking for.”

UPDATE!

Centrolls Added to Powerfest Schedule

PartyPoker has decided to add the following centrolls which are country specific. Furthermore, they run daily at 20.00 local time to EACH COUNTRY.

The table below shows which countries we are running these with number of seat awarded per day. Runs Monday to Saturday.

These cent rolls will be called “Country name powerfest freeroll to $1M”

Cents rolls:

Country Daily Seats for $1M cents
Canada 10
United Kingdom 10
Germany 10
Russian Federation 10
Poland 5
Brazil 5
Ukraine 2
Netherlands 2
Hungary 2
Belarus 2
Ireland 2
Austria 2

Lastly, This is a great opportunity for new depositing players to take on the big guarantees!

partypoker loyalty store sale starts today

10% off tournament tickets plus more in the partypoker loyalty store sale

partypoker is launching a new and improved loyalty program in May 2017. In preparation for the launch, we are offering a loyalty store sale in the existing points store for a limited time only. Giving players the opportunity to use their points for less.

The loyalty store sale includes discounted tickets, extended expiry dates and more chances to buy cash.

Discounted tickets

10% off all partypoker current tournament ticket offerings.

  Current Ticket Price Discounted Ticket Price
Ticket Name Palladium Gold Silver Bronze Palladium Gold Silver Bronze
$5.50 Jab 185 166
$22 Contender 220 300 600   198 270 540  
$215 Title Fight 1720 1548
$109 Upper Cut 1000 1500 3000   900 1350 2700  
$530 Ticket 4500 7000     4050 6300    

Extended expiry dates

During the sale, players will have the chance to buy tickets valued at $109 and $215. The expiry dates extend from the standard 30 days to 180 days.

More chances to buy cash

Players can buy $500 cash twice a week, this is double the current limit of once a week..

Tournament Dollars

The addition of a wide variety of tournament dollars to give players the best value in the partypoker Loyalty Store.

Sit & Go Hero Tickets

Opportunity to purchase $20 and $100 Sit & Go Hero tickets, with the chance to win $1.1 million!

Managing Director of partypoker Tom Waters said: “Players do not have long to wait for the new and significantly improved partypoker loyalty program. We have been reviewing our loyalty program for a while and after listening to players feedback I feel we have really be able to create a product that will reward everyone. We also wanted to give players the opportunity to use their existing loyalty points and receive great value through the store sale”.

partypoker sign Johnny Lodden as newest ambassador

partypoker announces their newest ambassador deal with professional poker player Johnny Lodden. He has been playing since he was 18 years old. The now 31-year old is a poker legend, and his first live cash dates back to the St Maartens Open in 2004. Well known for his  final tables on the European Poker Tour, including two in Monte Carlo. In total, Johnny Lodden has $2,618,521 in live tournament winnings.

Johnny Lodden’s 22 cashes in EPT Main Events is more than any other player.  Now he takes on a new venture in the partypoker LIVE tour.

Johnny Lodden excited to work with partypoker!

The newest partypoker ambassador Johnny Lodden said “partypoker has always been one of the world’s largest poker sites and it is an honour for me to be part of their team. It was important for me to sign with a company that believes in their poker product and their mission.  John Duthie, new President of partypoker LIVE, ensures their commitment to the game. That is something I am excited to be part of.”

Joining him at partypoker is Thomas Udness who will head partypoker in the Nordic markets. Thomas Udness has been instrumental in the legalization process for poker in Norway, and was responsible for the first two legal Norwegian Championships of Poker held in Norway.

I am humble and proud to be given the opportunity to head partypoker in the Nordics, it is also amazing to once again be working with Johnny Lodden. He is a poker legend both in and outside of the Nordics and is a player that is highly respected around the world. Together we are already looking at how we can to give players great poker experiences both live and online”, said Thomas Udness.

Partypoker is ready to tackle Nordic marketplace

Managing Director of partypoker, Tom Waters said “We are looking to establish ourselves in the Nordic market. Thomas and Johnny are the perfect people to help us achieve our goals. Johnny will fit perfectly into the team as he shares our beliefs and aspirations. Thomas, highly experienced, brings an extensive local knowledge to the team. He will work with Johnny to build awareness of partypoker events, both live and online, in the Nordic markets”. 

partypoker MILLIONS will be Johnny Lodden’s first tournament as partypoker Ambassador. The tournament, played at Dusk Till Dawn, showcases in Nottingham April 16th – 23rd. Lastly, the tournament has a fantastic £6,000,000 guarantee with £1 million for the winner.

Huge Prizepool Guaranteed at Partypoker Powerfest

Partypoker Powerfest returns on the 7th of May for a two week online festival and features over 300 events. Over the 15 days players can buy-in to events from as little as $5.50 and up to $25,500. Cumulating with a chance in the new $2,000,000 guaranteed Super High Roller on Tuesday 17th May. All the fees in the $25,000 + $500 event will go to the charity of the winner’s choice and if the Super High Roller has more than 100 entries partypoker will add $50,000 to the donation.

A new highlight for Powerfest includes eight multi-phased tournaments with a total guarantee of $3,600,000. Phase 1’s for these events have buy-ins ranging from $5.50 to $530. They run several times daily throughout Powerfest with the final phases occurring on Sunday 14th and Sunday 21st.

Powerfest includes main events at four different buy-in levels:

Date Event Buy-in Guarantee
Sunday 21stMay Powerfest #291 – Main Event $50K Gtd [$10K Gtd to 1st] $11 $50,000
Powerfest #292 – Main Event $100K Gtd [$20K Gtd to 1st] $55 $100,000
Powerfest #293 – Main Event: $1M Gtd [$150K Gtd to 1st] $215 $1,000,000
Powerfest #295 – Main Event: $1M Gtd High Roller [$200K Gtd to 1st] $1,050 $1,000,000

There are also six other events each with over $1,000,000 guaranteed:

Date Name Buy-in Guarantee
Sunday 7thMay Powerfest #013 – $1M Gtd [$150K Gtd to 1st] $215 $1,000,000
Sunday 14th May Powerfest #152 – $1M Gtd [$150K Gtd to 1st] $215 $1,000,000
Powerfest #162 [Final Phase]: $1M Gtd $530 [Via Phase 1] $1,000,000
Tuesday 16th May Powerfest #301 – $2M Gtd Super High Roller $25,500 $2,000,000
Sunday 21st May Powerfest #296 – $1M Gtd High Roller $5,200 $1,000,000
Powerfest #300 [Final Phase]: $1M Gtd $530 [Via Phase 1] $1,000,000

Managing Director of partypoker, Tom Waters, said: “We decided to go for it this time and increase the total guaranteed prizepool for the upcoming Powerfest to over $20 million. There are some fantastic new headline events in the series. These include three $1m guaranteed editions of the Title Fight, a $2m charity event and eight phased tournaments covering a range of buy-ins. I’m confident that the players will love the variety of events on offer. Finally, they will relish the opportunity to become a Powerfest champion.”

partypoker ambassador Sam Trickett said: ”I will be playing more online events than ever in this new edition of Powerfest on partypoker. The addition of the $25k super high roller is great. Lastly, it’s a really nice touch from partypoker to donate all fees to charity.”