Amaya Gaming recently purchased Full Tilt Poker and Poker Stars for a hefty amount of money. The Canadian based online gambling firm purchased these two well known poker rooms for a total of $4.9 Billion and it seems that they are already hard at work trying to make a profit on their investment. Today Amaya Gaming alongside the Full Tilt Poker CEO Raymond Blair revealed that a new online poker series will be coming to Full Tilt Poker. This new series has been called “Micro Turbo” and will have a total of one million dollars in cash prizes for punters.
There are multiple tournaments being held within this poker series. The tournament ranges on the prize pool and how much you’re willing to wager. The first tournament has a prize pool worth $25,000 with a $3.30 re-buy in if you want to double your chances. The most expensive tournament is the main event which has a $400,000 prize pool. The tournament is being held between August 1st and August 3rd. If you have yet to sign up with Full Tilt Poker you will be required to make a player account before you can play this new series. You will also have to own a credit card or have an e-wallet account in order to fund your FTP Player Account.
Amaya Gaming has openly said that they will continue to think of new ways to create tournaments for their players and that their working on offering new games for their online/mobile punters as well. You can expect big things from Full Tilt Poker and PokerStars in the future months.