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Get ready for Week 2 of Truth or Bluff

So how did you do in Truth or Bluff last week? If you're not already familiar with this, you can catch up on the details here. But here's a brief recap. Each Tuesday we're posting a video on our Twitter stream (@PokerStars), featuring a Pro player at the PCA. What you have to do ...more

by Adam Goulding on February 6, 2018 4:14 PM

Truth or Bluff your way to a #PlatinumPass

By now, and with last weekend's timely reminder, you'll know that you can win your way to the PokerStars Players Championship by winning big in PokerStars events. Kalidou Sow is just the latest example. That's certainly one way to win a Platinum Pass, but what if your bankroll is...more

by Stephen Bartley on January 30, 2018 2:35 PM

MPC28: USD $120,000 in Platinum Passes Added Value

PokerStars LIVE Macau will be hosting the 28th installment of the Macau Poker Cup (MPC28) from January 26 to February 11.MPC28 will once again feature the legendary HK$15,000 Red Dragon Main Event which comes with a massive HK$10 million prize pool guarantee. Last September, the ...more

by Fred Leung on January 18, 2018 1:46 PM

Lubas the bridesmaid again as Pauls wins PokerStars Festival Hamburg Main Ev

Ulrich Pauls: man of the hourA fantastic week in Hamburg has come to an end with the conclusion of the PokerStars Festival Hamburg Main Event. The lovely folk from Casino Schenefeld have been very welcoming to everyone over the course of the festival and that helped create the so...more

by Marc Convey on November 26, 2017 10:42 PM

PokerStars Festival Hamburg: Ulrich Pauls leads 15 into final day; Horecki s

After the four starting flights, it was great to get all remaining players under one roof for Day 2 today. If you scanned the room closely at the start of play you would've been able to spot the winner in the crowd, but you wouldn't have got very good odds on a guess if you were ...more

by Marc Convey on November 26, 2017 11:28 AM

PokerStars Festival Hamburg: Felix "xflixx" Schneiders, "The Twitch journey

There were a lot of skeptical voices in the poker world a few years ago when poker players started using Twitch. Jason 'JCarver' Somerville led the way but a lot of observers thought that streaming yourself playing poker wouldn't work, and that the platform was best for what it w...more

by Marc Convey on November 24, 2017 5:00 PM

Manila Megastack 8: Season Opener

Manila Megastack 8 launches the 2018 Asia Player of the Year (APOY) season when the bi-annual poker festival arrives at PokerStars LIVE Manila from November 27-December 3.Like the name suggests, the Megastack is known for it's huge start stacks for all tournaments. The seven-day...more

by Fred Leung on November 16, 2017 9:51 AM

2017ACOP: Choose Your Own Adventure

The 2017 Asia Championship of Poker (October 13-29) has a massive 17-day schedule and you may very well be intimidated by the vast options. Have no fear, I'm here to guide you through it all! Remember, choice is a good thing and this year, more so than any other year, you can t...more

by Fred Leung on October 6, 2017 4:46 PM

Liar, Liar: The Psychology of Bluffing

At the poker table, being a skilled liar is accepted, encouraged and rewarded. Knowing how to construct a masterful bluff can be extremely valuable and advantageous in this game, and while it may not come naturally to some, it is an essential poker strategy tool to have in your p...more

by PokerStars.net Staff on October 4, 2017 8:56 PM

Five tips to avoid tilt

There is a menacing, ugly, bug in your brain. It's trying to gnaw its way out of your skull, and when it does, it will turn around and burrow back in. It will make you insane before you even recognize it's there. It will cost you money.It will cost you happiness. It will turn you...more

by PokerStars.net Staff on October 4, 2017 8:54 PM

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