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Americas Cardroom Holding $420k Gtd High Five Series in June

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Americas Cardroom are bringing back their popular High Five tournament series from June 11th – 15th, 2014. This short time frame will feature 25 tournaments and $420,000 in guaranteed money. What’s more is that anybody can participate since buy-ins start as low as $1+$0.10. And if you’re somebody who enjoys a variety of poker games – not just Texas Hold’em – then you’ll appreciate the PLO, PLO8, turbo and hyper turbo tournaments that’ll be running. The highlight of the High Five series will no doubt be the $150,000 GTD Main Event running on June 15th at 5pm ET. You can …

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“The Beast” will be split in Two at Americas Cardroom

Americas Cardroom has made a big announcement in regard to their revolutionary progressive cash race ‘The Beast.’ Starting October 1st, ACR will split The Beast into two separate cash races each month. The first will begin on the 1st of the month and end on the 15th, while the second race will run from the 16th and stop when the month ends. Thanks to this new bi-weekly format, players will have more chances than ever to earn points and prizes on the progressive leaderboard. ACR spokesman Michael Harris said: “The Beast has been insanely rewarding, handing out over $1.8 million …

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Americas Cardroom paying Huge Prizes for 1-Year Anniversary of “The Beast”

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It’s been a year now and ‘The Beast’ has yet to be tamed at Americas Cardroom. The Beast is still going strong after paying out almost $2 million since being introduced last August. Because this monthly progressive cash race remains wildly popular, ACR has decided to celebrate the one-year anniversary by adding $51,000 to The Beast’s August prize pool. Here is a look at how the extra $51k will be distributed: Daily Leaderboards Every day throughout August, ACR will award $1,000 to the top 10 finishers on the leaderboard. Keep in mind that the leaderboard results are reset every day, …

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Americas Cardroom makes Huge Changes to Software

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Thanks to their frequent promotions, clever marketing and US-friendly status, Americas Cardroom has remained a force in the online poker world. But regardless of success, every poker site could use a little improvement. And Americas Cardroom definitely believes this thought since they recently overhauled their software. The lobby and poker tables saw some major changes during this overhaul. The lobby now features cash game filters and remodeled tabs and buttons. As for the tables, these feature a brand new design, layout and colors. Other big changes include improvements to the multi-tabling experience. Now players have the ability to sit out …

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Americas Cardroom holding Big Tournament on June 9th

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One thing that Americas Cardroom players can always count on is being able to compete in big tournaments. This site runs a number of large tourneys every week, including a $50,000 Guaranteed every Sunday night at 7:00pm ET. But on June 9th, ACR will be pumping up their $50k weekly tournament to a $100,000 prize pool. If you’re interested in this huge tourney, check out the details below: Date and Time: Sunday, June 9th, 2013 at 7:00pm ET Buy-in: $200 + 15 Starting Chip Stack: 10,000 chips Not everybody can afford a $215 buy-in, but luckily, there are plenty of …

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New Americas Cardroom Players can win Free $200k GTD Seats

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The US-friendly poker site Americas Cardroom is currently gearing up for one of their biggest tournaments ever. On April 7th at 7:00pm ET, ACR will hold a $200,000 Guaranteed event, which players can buy into for $200 + $15. However, some lucky players will be able to bypass the $215 buy-in and enter the $200k Guaranteed completely free! That’s because ACR is currently holding Depositors’ Freerolls, where $200k GTD seats are the prize. You can see the remaining freerolls below: Depositors Freeroll on Saturday, March 23rd at 12:00pm; top four players each win a $200k GTD seat ($215 value). Depositors …

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Win a $5k LSOP Prize Package through Americas Cardroom

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Lima, Peru is gearing up for another big Latin Series of Poker (LSOP) event that’ll run from May 20th-25th, 2013. Held at Lima’s Casino Atlantic City, the LSOP Main Event will offer a massive $500,000 guaranteed prize pool. And what’s great is that you could be heading to this big tournament courtesy of Americas Cardroom. Each prize package is worth $5,000, and here’s a look at what they offer: $1,500 + $150 LSOP Main Event buy-in $800 for roundtrip plane tickets 6-night stay at the luxurious Hotel Sol de Oro Daily breakfast at the hotel Player gift bag Access to …

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Americas Cardroom Announce Dramatic Rake Drop!

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Americas Cardroom announced earlier this week that they’ll be treating all their online poker players to a bit of an early Christmas gift. Effective immediately, ACR is drastically lowering the rake fee for all Limit tables – covering Limit Hold’em, Omaha, and 7 Stud. The most significant drop will be at the high stakes tables – where the 5% rake fee will be cut to just 1%! Low stakes players will also benefit from these changes, seeing a one cent cap at all $0.02/$0.04 tables. The brand new rake structure for all Limit Tables at ACR can be seen in …

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ACR’s Mini Online Super Series Perfect for Low Stakes Players

While plenty of online poker rooms run big tournament series, many low stakes grinders feel left out of the equation because buy-ins are too big. Fortunately, this isn’t a problem with the mini Online Super Series at Americas Cardroom because the buy-ins are super cheap, yet the prize pools are huge! More specifically, the buy-ins range from $0.10 to $2, and prize pools run from $1,000 to $10,000. You can also collect bounties on top-flight ACR pros and participate in a leaderboard competition too. Assuming you’re interested in the mini Online Super Series (mOSS), which runs from November 15th–19th, you …

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