PokerStars is coming up to dealing their 25 billionth poker hand sometime in early 2009. With this huge milestone PokerStars has decided to reward all of their players with some great promotions. PokerStars has named this group of promotions the ’25 Billion Bash’. The 25 Billion Bash promotions include a 25% reload bonus, cash prizes for milestone hands, Sunday warm up and Sunday millions guarantees increase and huge 25 billionth hand prizes.
USE MARKTING CODE 'KOW500' WHEN SIGNING UP FOR A POKERSTARS ACCOUNT AND BONS CODE '25bash' TO RECEIVE THE MAXIMUM BONUS.
The ‘25bash’ Bonus Code Reload Bonus:
PokerStars is rewarding all real money players with a 25% reload bonus up to $250 in free bonuses. This means that PokerStars will give players an extra 25% of their deposit in bonus money up to the maximum amount of $250. In order to receive this reload bonus players must enter the bonus code ‘25bash’ when making a deposit between February 11 th and February 18 th. Players who don’t have an account at PokerStars can sign up for an account and enter the PokerStars marketing code ‘KOW500’ to receive an initial bonus of $50.
Cash Prizes on Milestone Hands:
PokerStars is not only awarding the 25 billionth hand dealt at PokerStars. Starting from the hand 24,850,000,000 they will be rewarding prizes for every millionth hand dealt until the 25 billionth. The winner of each milestone hand will receive a cash prize and the players dealt in the hand will also receive a smaller cash prize. These hands are only available in cash games and the size of the prizes depend on what limits you are playing at. The prizes range from $300 for the micro limits up to $2,500 for the higher limits. These cash prizes will be even bigger for PokerStars players who have a VIP status (earned through collecting FPPs).
Sunday Warm-up and Sunday Millions Bigger Guarantees:
As only a limited number of people will win a prize with the milestone hands PokerStars has decided to award all players by creating larger guarantees on the popular Sunday Warm-up and Sunday Millions tournaments. On February 15 th the Sunday Warm-up will have a guaranteed prize pool of $1.25 million and the Sunday Millions will have a guaranteed pool of $2.5 million.
The 25 Billionth Hand Prize:
PokerStars is going over the top for the 25 billionth hand dealt. The winner of this hand will receive a huge $100,000 cash prize PLUS an EPT Monte Carlo package, PokerStars Caribbean Adventure package, World Series main event package, and a WCOOP main event ticket. This prize package totals over $150,000 which is just insane. Any player dealt into this hand that did not win will split a cash prize of $100,000. This totals over $250,000 of free prizes given away by PokerStars on the 25 billionth hand.