Enjoy Enhanced Benefits This January With PokerStars’ VIP Club Blast Off Promotion
Monday, 2. January 2012

All this January, the PokerStars will be offering their VIP Club members a whole truckload of amazing value-added promotions to get 2012 rolling right. There has never been a better time to join PokerStars, the world’s largest online poker room.

2011 was a tough year for PokerStars but they weathered the storm and came out stronger than ever. Moreover, with the new interpretation of the Wire Act put forward by the US Department of Justice (click here for more information), 2012 could turn out to be their best year ever!

The PokerStars VIP Club is offering the following promotions this January:

Discount TCOOP Tickets and Merchandise
PokerStars VIP Club members with a status of SilverStar or above have the opportunity to purchase tickets to the Turbo Championship of Online Poker (TCOOP). The TCOOP is a new tournament series and it will be running from January 19th through the 29th. The tickets are discounted and the higher your status the better the discount. In addition, PokerStars will be offering over 100 items in their online store at a discount of as much 60%.

VIP TCOOP Satellites
PokerStars will be hosting great TCOOP satellites exclusively for their players with VIP SilverStar status and higher. These tournaments offer PokerStars’ VIP members a fabulous way of turning their FPPs into a monster payday.

Pace Bonus
VIP members have the opportunity to earn big by playing towards Milestone Cash Credits. The more VPPs that you earn, the bigger the cash bonus that you will enjoy. When earning a Pace Bonus with their January VPPs, players will be on pace to earn Supernova VIP status. Players have until Febuary 29th to clear their Pace Bonus.

VIP Ring Game Happy Hours
Every day between January 2nd and January 29th, PokerStars will be hosting VIP Ring Game Happy Hours. Players earn 50% more FPPs and VPPs during the designated hours.

January 2nd – 8th: 04:00 – 05:00 ET
January 9th – 15th: 10:00 – 11:00 ET
January 16th – 22nd: 16:00 – 17:00 ET
January 23rd – 29th: 22:00 – 23:00 ET

Exclusive VIP Tournaments
PokerStars will be giving their VIP Club tournaments a special boost this January:

Weekly $30,000 VIP Tournaments
The Weekly $30,000 VIP tournament runs every Saturday at 14:30 ET and is open to PokerStars members with SilverStar VIP status and above. In addition to the monster prizepool, PokerStars will be adding special bonus prizes this month. Each week’s winners will be awarded a Citizen watch and all of the players that make it to the final tables will be awarded:

Week 1: Shure headphones
Week 2: Leather wallet
Week 3: Oakley sunglasses
Week 4: Logitech mouse

Monthly $100,000 VIP Tournament
This January, PokerStars will be hosting their exclusive Monthly $100,000 VIP tournament on January 28th at 15:00 ET. This tournament is free for GoldStar VIP members and SilverStar VIPs can qualify via exclusive satellites. The winner of this tournament will be awarded a beautiful Tag Heuer watch and all of the players that make it to the final table will win themselves a pair of Porsche sunglasses.

Join PokerStars and take advantage of their amazing Welcome Bonus while you work your way up the ladder of their phenomenal VIP program.