888poker wants to fill your account with special gifts including iPhone 6's and PlayStation 4's and bags of cash!
The new Gift Showers runs through to February 15, 2015 and sees 888poker give away $1,000,000 worth of prizes to its loyal customers. Some of the prizes include PlayStation 4 consoles, iPhone 6 smartphones, Sony noise cancelling headphones, freeroll entries, tournament tickets and cold, hard cash.
If you want to get your hands on the free cash you need to keep a look out for the daily $5,000 Lucky Star Freeroll at 21:09 GMT and the twice daily (12:07 and 18:08 GMT) $500 Starburst Freerolls, but if gifts and gadgets are what you want to get your hands on you should enter the All-in Gift tournaments that run every day at 20:08 and 00:09 GMT.
You may be sat there wondering if there is a catch to this amazing promotion, but there isn't one, unless you count the fact you need tickets in order to enter any of the tournaments or freerolls. However, obtaining these tickets is so easy that nobody would consider having to earn them a catch.
New customers creating their accounts receive the free £12 bonus plus a free ticket to an All-in Gift tournament and one to a $5,000 Lucky Star Freeroll. Once you make your first deposit at 888poker, you receive a 100% match up to $888 first deposit bonus plus two more tickets to the All-in Gift tournment and to the $5,000 Lucky Star Freeroll.
Those of you who have already been enjoying the exciting games at 888poker should check your email because the poker room has almost certainly given you some free tickets that you have to claim.
If you want even more tickets – and why wouldn't you want more of them? – you can get some by playing in the daily Star Spin game that is only open to customers who have made at least one deposit into their 888poker account.
Alternatively, you can complete one or more of the daily challenges and All-in Gift tournament ticketd are given to you as a reward. The challenges are:
- Play SNAP: Play in SNAP tournaments with total buy-in of $5 or play 50 or more SNAP raked hands
- Play MOBILE: Play tournaments from your favourite mobile device with total buy-ins of $5 or more or play 25 or more raked hands
- Bet on CASINO: Bet $80 or more on any casino game that 888poker offers
- Play SIT & GO: Play in a sit-and-go with a minimum buy-in of $5
- Bet on SPORT: Bet $10 or more on sports bets through 888poker
This promotion has to end on February 15, 2015, so make sure you extract the most value from it by getting involved right away. Head to 888poker now and see what amazing gifts you can win.
888poker is one of the major players in the online poker world. Since its creation – under the name Pacific Poker – in 1997, 888poker has grown its customer base to over 10 million players from all corners of the globe.
Owned by the London Stock Exchange listed 888 Holdings, 888poker is one of the most financially secure gambling companies in the world and one that won Best Gaming Product in 2012 and Best Poker Operator of the Year for three consecutive years.
888poker Bonuses and VIP Scheme
PokerNews readers can enjoy a free $88 when they create their 888poker account via out links – this is a free £12 in the United Kingdom – and you don’t even need to make a deposit in order to receive the free money!
When you do come to make a deposit, you will receive a 100% match up to $888 first deposit bonus, which is more than twice the size of 888poker’s standard sign-up bonus.
888poker operates a 10-tier VIP scheme that everyone automatically joins. Each time you play for real money and generate $1 in rake or tournament fees, 888poker gives you two Status Points. The more Status Points you earn, the higher up the VIP scheme you climb.
|Status||Status Points Needed||Reward Points Per Status Point||Cashback|
|Iron||10 per month||1||2%|
|Chrome||25 per month||1||2%|
|Copper||50 per month||1||2%|
|Bronze||100 per month||1||2%|
|Silver||500 per month||2||4%|
|Gold||1,500 per month||4.5||9%|
|Platinum||4,500 per month||9||18%|
|VIP Diamond||300,000 annually||18||36%|
Games Offered at 888poker
If you are a cash game player you will find a game to play at 888poker 24/7. No Limit Hold’em games start as low as $0.01/$0.02 and increase to $500/$1,000 and Omaha ranging from $0.01/$0.02 to $50/$100.
In addition to standard cash games, 888poker run tables where you need a webcam to play at them so you can see who you are playing against. 888poker also spreads “Push or Fold” tables where every sits down short-stacked and SNAP poker, its take on “fast-fold” poker.
Tournament players are well catered for, with a wide array of buy-ins and formats such as rebuys, bounties and more.
Notable 888poker Features
888poker’s lobby is extremely easy to navigate, while its software is fast, slick and stable. It is packed with features, as you would expect from a major online site, such as auto top-up, preferred seating, auto seating and many more besides.
888poker provides an extensive FAQ database that if you cannot sort your problem, has a button that opens a secure contact form that is emailed to their excellent customer support team.