|March 4, 2008 (London, UK) It’s the biggest online poker tournament ever, with a guaranteed $3 million prize pool. The first ever 888.com 'World Poker Crown' competition promises to be spectacular, and we’d love to see a Bluff Europe reader take it down!|
The World Poker Crown is a mix of online and live poker, with no expense spared by the sponsors. The eight reaching the final table of ‘World Poker Crown’ will be treated to full Royal treatment by being flown to Barcelona for a nights stay in a 5* hotel before moving by helicopter to a welcome party on a Yacht in the Peralada Harbour. The final event then takes place in the stunning setting of the Castle Peralada, Northern Spain on 8th May 2008. This event will be televised on Sky Sports on May 12th and you can win your way to Spain for free with Bluff Europe!
We invite you to take part and 'Enjoy the Game.' For your chance to win a seat to the 'World Poker Crown' and other prizes including Sevilla FC tickets, $888 and more, simply follow the instructions below.
How to Play
· The tournament period runs from 5th March until 21st April 2008.
· There will be a qualifying tournament every Monday and Wednesday at 8.30pm UK time until 16th April.
· The top 10 from each qualifying tournament will play in the WPC Bluff Freeroll Final on 21st April.
· The top 4 players will qualify for a seat to the WPC itself, to be held on 26th April.
· Make it to the last 8 players and you will be jetted off to the stunning castle Peralada to play the final table.
· First prize is a guaranteed $1,000,000! So what are you waiting for?!
· 1st Seat at the WPC as well as $888 prize money, 888.com poker table & chipset. Weekend in Seville along with tickets to see Seville FC in La Liga.
· 2nd Seat at the WPC as well as $888 prize money, 888.com poker table & chipset.
· 3rd Seat at the WPC as well as 888.com poker table & chipset.
· 4th Seat at the WPC.
How to enter the tournament
1. Go to specials.888.com/wpc-bluff to download and install the easy to use Pacific Poker software.
2. Choose ‘Money Play’ (but don’t worry, no deposit or cash is required) and register your details. Create a user name and you will receive your password. Now you are eligible to enter our special restricted tournament every Monday and Wednesday until 16th April at 8.30pm.
Please register before 8.00pm or you will not be eligible for the tournament until the next available.
3. On tournament days, open the Pacific Poker program between 6pm and 8.00pm (tournaments start at 8.30 pm so don’t be late).
4. There are a series of Tabs in the Poker Lobby. Look under the Multi-Table tab and you will see a tournament called WPC Bluff restricted.
5. Double-click on the tournament and you will enter the Tournament Lobby. Click on ‘Join The Tournament’. You are now registered for the tournament.
6. You will automatically be seated at a table when the tournament begins.
7. The Top 10 from each tournament will win a place in the final on 21st April for which we are giving away fantastic poker prizes. If you are in the Top 10 in any of the qualifiers, repeat the steps above on 21st April and go for the grand prize!
For further information please contact:
+44 (0) 207 953 4026
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