Online poker forums compete against each other in Free Roll and $5 Buy-in November 13 & 14.
October 26, 2010 (St. Johns, Antigua) – Intertops Poker is hosting the second of three OFC Mega Money weekends November 13 and 14 and will dish out another $5000 in prize money from the $23,000 prize pool that the popular online poker site has put up for this series of poker tournaments.
There will be a $2000 Free Roll poker tournament on Saturday, November 13th, 2010 at 3:17pm EST. In addition to the $2000 prize pool provided by Intertops Poker, there’s another $500 in Forum prizes. Players must register by November 10th to compete.
Then the next day for the “Everyone’s a Winner!” $3000 Added Buy-in Intertops will add $3000 to the player prize pool and there will be $1000 in Forum prizes. The tournament begins on Sunday, November 14th, 2010 at 3:17pm EST. ($5 + $0.50 Buy-in).
OFC Mega Money Events are produced by Global Gaming Events. Players represent their favorite online poker forums and communities to compete for prizes in tournaments with thousands in added cash provided by the hosting poker site. In addition to individual prizes there are Forum Prizes awarded to the best performing community sites based on their players’ performance. The prize pool put up by Intertops for this series is the largest overall prize pool for any GGE series since it started running its massive added prize pool tournaments over four years ago.
“Our $5000 free roll in October was a fantastic kick-off for our OFC Series at Intertops,” said Wolf Rosenberg of GGE which produces the Online Forum Challenge. “Our next buy-in tournament gives players the amazing opportunity to receive $10 simply for playing in a $5 tournament. You’re ahead before the first hand is dealt so you really can’t lose, thanks to Intertops.”
Over 2,000 players pre-registered for the last set of events. JJkriziss representing UAPoker Info won the Intertops Mega Buy-in Event in October with Simi1127 of Bankrollmob and SimpleJack of Holdem Poker Chat placing second and third. Five online poker forums split $1000 in forum prizes: Gay101bassman, UAPoker Info, SlyDawgPoker, Bankrollmob and Holdem Poker Chat. buzyon of FreerollsForum won the Intertops $5000 Free Roll. Eddycaddy of PromoPoker was second and MARC4696 of MECZ.PL ran third. PromoPoker topped the poker forums that took a share of the $500 in Forum prizes with FreerollsForum, Holdem Poker Chat, MECZ.PL and Poker Listings. Complete leader boards from these events can be found at: http://www.globalgamingevents.com/ggesys/event_results.php?id=38
There will be another set of OFC Mega Money Tournaments at Intertops in December. Everyone that plays in two of the three Buy-in Events held this fall will be eligible to play in a $2000 Free roll to be held on January 15th, 2011.
November tournament details and pre-registration are available at http://www.globalgamingevents.com/ggesys/event_register.php?id=39
Larry Colcy, Lyceum Media
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About Intertops (http://poker.intertops.com)
Intertops was founded in 1983 in London with a UK Bookmakers License and relocated to Austria in 1992. They accepted the world’s first online bet in 1996. In 1997, the online business moved to Antigua while the traditional sports betting business remained in Austria. 1998 saw the launch of one of the first Microgaming online casinos. In 2001, the innovative company developed the first mobile betting application, enabling customers to bet with mobile phones anywhere anytime. By 2003 Intertops.com began online poker operations, progressing to online skill-based gaming in under a year. Intertops Poker offers new players a 110% bonus up to $600 and has $6 million in tournament guarantees every month.
About Global Gaming Events (www.globalgamingevents.com)
Global Gaming Events was launched early 2006 and is the premier facilitator of multi-forum events. With over $700.000 in cash and prizes awarded so far, GGE brings value added tournaments to new players and depositors, while allowing affiliates to promote an operator with their own affiliate links. Currently, GGE brings thousands of players and hundreds of affiliates to any operator where tournaments are hosted. All inquiries should be addressed to email@example.com