Poker Stars have introduced a new VIP Program for 2010 called VIP Stellar Rewards, with the new system online poker players can get cash bonuses for earning PokerStars VPP. Points are now easier to earn and players will earn more VPP & FPP points while playing PokerStars real money games from 1st January 2010.
Poker Stars is also attempting to break their previous Guinness World Record for hosting the largest online poker tournament.
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PokerStars Guinness World Record - Largest Online Poker Tournament
Be part of poker history and play in the Largest Online Poker Tournament on the 27th December 2009 the tournament will have a very low and affordable buy-in of only $1 but it has a huge guaranteed prize pool of $300,000 making it one of the best value tournaments available online.
Satellites for the world record tournament are also available.
Poker Stars Guinness World Record Tournament
Date: 27th December 2009
Prize Pool: $300,000
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New PokerStars VIP Stellar Rewards Program
Players earn FPP when playing PokerStars real money games that have rake or tournament fees. PokerStars rewards players at different levels and a new player will start out on BronzeStar level and move up to SilverStar level by earning 750 VPPs when a player achieves SilverStar level in 2010 he will get a $10 cash bonus.
Players who increase in VIP levels will get more PokerStars VPP and FPP than when on BronzeStar level.
PokerStars VIP Level (Monthly)
VPPs Required per Level
PokerStars FPP Multiplier
|PokerStars BronzeStar||-||N/A (1 FPP per 1 VPP)|
|PokerStars SilverStar||750||50% (1.5 FPPs per 1 VPP)|
|PokerStars GoldStar||3,000||100% (2 FPPs per 1 VPP)|
|PokerStars PlatinumStar||7,500||150% (2.5 FPPs per 1 VPP)|
PokerStars VIP Player Points
PokerStars VPP or VIP Player Points are points which earned by playing cash games and tournaments online. All new players begin on BronzeStar level and earn VPP and FPP at a ratio of 1:1 so for each 1 VPP earn a player will get 1 FPP. This all changes as you increase to a new VIP level, a SilverStar level player will earn 50% more FPP's per VPP on that level. PokerStars FPP points can be used to purchase items from the PokerStars Store.
The new PokerStars VIP program Stellar Rewards will replace the old program from the 1st January 2010. Players will now get cash back bonuses for earning the yearly required PokerStars VPP. There are 19 bonus to clear adding up to a total of $1,000 the more points you earn the bigger the cash bonuses are at each level.
|Yearly VIP Player Points||PokerStars VIP Stellar Reward|
|Total Year Bonus||$1000|