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PokerStars brand new series offers buy-ins ranging from €5 to €250

ONCHAN, Isle of Man – August 16, 2018 – More than €21 million is guaranteed at PokerStars shared liquidity during the two and a half weeks of Southern Europe’s biggest ever tournament series, the Galactic Series. The new series will consist of 186 events and boasts a €15 million guarantee, equalling the combined guarantees of both the TRIO and the SCOOP series held earlier this year.

The brand-new series which runs from August 26-September 13, kicks off with the €50 Warm UP Special Edition with a €175,000 guarantee and on September 9 will host the biggest Main Event guarantee ever for players in Spain, France and Portugal.


Some of the top tournaments include:

• August 26 at 20:00 CET: €5 NLHE Rebuy with €50,000 guaranteed.

• August 26, September 2 and 9 at 20:00 CET: €10 Classico PKO with €150,000 guaranteed.

• August 26-September 5: The €20 Hercules Flighted Event with €300,000 guaranteed.

Players can get in on the action by buying in directly or by winning one of 400 Main Event tickets, each worth €250, which are being given away as part of a €100,000 Main Event Depositor Freeroll. To enter the freeroll players must make a €50 deposit into their Stars Account using the code ‘GALACTIC’.

There will also be a variety of opportunities for players to be part of the series at a fraction of the cost, with a total of over €200,000 worth of Galactic Series tickets being given away from August 27-September 13, including the Main Event Depositor Freeroll, Galactic Daily Challenge and Second Chance Freerolls. MTT Satellites which started on August 13, will run daily from just €0.50. Also, running daily, from August 20, are €2.50 and €12.50 Spin & Go’s, which will award €50, €100 and €250 tickets for the series as well as cash prizes, up to €75.

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