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November 13, 2015

Full Tilt Becomes First Major Online Poker Brand On Steam

The first major online poker brand on Steam, Valve’s digital gaming platform, will be Full Tilt, an Amaya Inc. (Nasdaq: AYA; TSX: AYA) brand.

After spending just over a month in Steam’s Greenlight process, the Full Tilt .NET play-money game secured thousands of votes from the Steam community who had their say in selecting the game to be made available on the wildly popular platform. Full Tilt aims to have its poker software live on Steam before the end of 2015.

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November 11, 2015

Gold Rush Returns To Full Tilt Offering Players The Chance To Win Up To $25,000 Instantly

From today, Gold Rush returns to Full Tilt, an Amaya Inc. (Nasdaq: AYA; TSX: AYA) brand. This is the third time that the popular promotion has come to Rush Poker ring game tables, offering players the chance to win up to $25,000 instantly.

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October 27, 2015

German Businessman and Former Power-Lifter Konrad Swinarski Takes Lion Share of $326k Price Pool at Full Tilt International Poker Open in Dublin

German businessman, and former power-lifter, Konrad Swinarski won the $250 Full Tilt International Poker Open (IPO) Dublin Main Event, sponsored by Full Tilt, an Amaya Inc. (Nasdaq: AYA; TSX: AYA) brand, taking home the title, trophy and $47,064 first prize after an epic final table – most of which he single-handedly destroyed. The top two was an all-German affair, as his countryman, Christian Böcher finished in the runner-up spot taking home $42,000.

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October 20, 2015

Full Tilt international Poker Open Makes Dublin Debut This Week

The International Poker Open (IPO) Tour, sponsored by Full Tilt, an Amaya Inc. (Nasdaq: AYA; TSX: AYA) brand, arrives at its sixth stop on Wednesday, October 21 and will run until Monday, October 26 at Dublin’s Regency Hotel Events Center, a few minutes from the heart of Dublin’s city center. Action kicks off with the IPO’s much anticipated $250 No Limit Hold’em Main Event on October 21. Full Tilt players can buy in directly to any IPO Tour main event for $250 or satellite in from as little as $0.25 online at Full Tilt.

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September 4, 2015

New Romanian license includes poker, casino games and sports betting

Amaya Inc. (Nasdaq: AYA; TSX: AYA) has obtained a local interim license for PokerStars and Full Tilt to provide online poker, casino games and sports betting in Romania under local regulatory oversight. The company will start the process of obtaining the permanent license as soon as Romanian authorities conclude drafting the legal framework related to gambling.

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July 22, 2015

Full Tilt signs Marc Kennedy as Player Ambassador

Full Tilt has signed Marc Kennedy as the brand’s very first Player Ambassador. In this new role, Marc will work with Full Tilt management to make sure that player wants, needs and opinions are understood when poker gameplay and ecology are reviewed and changes proposed.

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May 13, 2015

Full Tilt to launch locally regulated site as part of global player pool

Full Tilt, an Amaya Inc. (TSX: AYA) brand, today launched under a license from the Danish Gambling Authority, giving Danish poker and casino players access to Full Tilt’s global player base. Residents of Denmark and Greenland are now able to access the thrill and excitement of playing on Full Tilt against players globally, using software from one of the most innovative online poker sites in the world.

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April 23, 2015

Popular live tournament series returns under new Full Tilt sponsorship with exclusive online satellites

Full Tilt, an Amaya Inc. (TSX: AYA) company, today announced headline sponsorship of the International Poker Open (IPO) Tour. With a rich history and large player fields, the IPO is one of Europe’s most popular poker tours. The first Full Tilt IPO event kicks off on Friday, May 22nd with the $250 IPO Bray main event held at the Star Casino Bray, just outside Dublin, Ireland.

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March 24th, 2015

Win up to $25,000 instantly when you play Rush Poker ring games

Boasting bigger and better prizes, Gold Rush is set to make its return to Full Tilt’s Rush Poker ring game tables from Friday, March 27th through Sunday, April 19th.

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February 13th, 2015

March series features 35 events over 15 days – satellites now running

The Full Tilt Online Poker Series (FTOPS) is set to return from March 15th through March 29th, featuring 35 events over 15 days of intense tournament action, and boasting a guaranteed prize pool of $4 million. Daily satellites are already under way, with buy-ins starting from just $0.11 or 100 Full Tilt Points.

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February 5th, 2015

Full Tilt Classic set to take tournament poker back to basics this February

Full Tilt is going back to basics from February 15th-22nd with the launch of the Full Tilt Classic – an online championship of poker in its purest form, comprising 16 freezeout tournaments across eight days of action.

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December 11th, 2014

'Tis the awards season: Full Tilt and PokerStars take home honors in mobile apps and customer service

Full Tilt and PokerStars have this week won awards for app innovation and customer service excellence. Full Tilt took top honors at the IGA Gaming App Awards for ‘Best Poker App’, while PokerStars PLAY was judged to be ‘Best Social Poker App’.

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August 1st 2014

Massive prize pools and lots of variety across 31 events in Full Tilt Poker’s premier tournament series

The Full Tilt Online Poker Series (FTOPS) XXVI starts this Sunday, boasting a total guaranteed prize pool of $4.5 million across 15 days of intense tournament action.

FTOPS XXVI begins with a bang this weekend with at least $300,000 to play for in Sunday’s Event #1, a Re-Entry Tournament with a $215 buy-in.

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June 24th 2014

Play for over 1,000 times your buy-in with Full Tilt Poker’s new Jackpot Sit & Go Tournaments.

Jackpot Sit & Go Tournaments are now live at Full Tilt Poker, giving those with a big poker appetite but little time to play the chance to hit a jackpot quickly.

Full Tilt Poker's newest feature – Jackpot Sit & Go Tournaments – pits players against just two opponents with a variable prize pool of up to $20,000 at the $10 buy-in level.

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June 5th 2014

$500,000 In Tournament Tickets Worth Up To $215 To Be Won Throughout June And July

Full Tilt Poker is giving players a free chance to make hay while the sun shines with the $500K Summer Freerolls series.

Running from Sunday, June 8th through Sunday, July 27th, multiple Freeroll Tournaments will take place every day with tickets valued between $1 and $215 up for grabs.

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May 12th, 2014

MTOPS boasts more multi-entries, more features and more hands than ever

There’s more than $1,000,000 in combined guarantees up for grabs when Full Tilt Poker’s Micro Turbo Online Poker Series (MTOPS) gets underway on Sunday, May 25th. The Series’ action is already heating up with some Day 1s currently underway, while players also have the chance to try their hand at being Poker Room Manager with MyMTOPS.

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March 19th, 2014

Early all-in excitement allows players to flip to the money

Full Tilt Poker introduces Flipout Tournaments, a new way to play online tournament poker. Flipout Tournaments allow players to flip straight to the heart of the action, cutting out hours of pre-bubble play and getting players into the money fast.

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February 20th, 2014

Full Tilt Poker Celebrates Milestone FTOPS XXV with Special Features

The Full Tilt Online Poker Series (FTOPS) is back, with satellites kicking off tomorrow, Friday, February 21st, and to celebrate its twenty-fifth iteration Full Tilt Poker is going all out. To mark the milestone, Full Tilt Poker has introduced a range of special features, all of which combine to make FTOPS XXV truly unique.

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January 30, 2014

Full Tilt Poker Galway Festival wins European Poker Event of the Year

The Full Tilt Poker Galway Festival took the title of European Poker Event of the Year at the GPI European Poker Awards, recognizing Full Tilt Poker's support of the grassroots poker scene by organizing the biggest live poker festival ever held in Europe.

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December 10, 2013

FTOPS XXIV delivers over $9 million in prize pools and a new Black Card Pro

Full Tilt Poker's FTOPS XXIV came to a close last weekend with more than $3.3 million in prize pools won across the final three days.

Two weeks of exciting tournament action culminated with over $1,600,000 awarded in the Main Event, which saw "poksu pete" outlast a field of 2,755 to turn his $635 buy-in into $207,016. Second-place finisher "Illini213" took the lion's share of the Main Event prize pool however with $261,339, due to a deal made three handed.

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November 22, 2013

Full Tilt Poker’s premier tournament series features 39 events with massive prizes on the line

The Full Tilt Online Poker Series (FTOPS) returns this Sunday, November 24th, with massive guaranteed prize pools, a wide range of tournaments and a six-month Black Card Pro sponsorship contract for the player that tops the FTOPS XXIV leaderboard.

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October 1, 2013

Main Event Attracts Record-Breaking Field and Smashes Guarantee

The Full Tilt Poker Montreal Festival Main Event has set a new Canadian attendance record for number of entrants in a tournament with a buy-in of C$1,000 or higher. The festival’s headline event has surpassed the C$1 million guarantee by a long shot, attracting 1,625 entrants to create a total prize pool of C$1,576,250.

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September 9, 2013

Over $3 million up for grabs in Full Tilt Poker’s MiniFTOPS XXIII

More than $250,000 will be won this Sunday at Full Tilt Poker as MiniFTOPS XXIII gets underway.

One of our most popular and long-standing tournament series, MiniFTOPS XXIII runs through Sunday, September 22nd, and features more than $3 million in combined guarantees across the same 39 events as FTOPS, but at one-tenth of the buy-in.

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August 20, 2013

Over $4 million won during final weekend of FTOPS XXIII

Over $10,665,000 in prize money was won during FTOPS XXIII, smashing the combined guarantees by more than $2,600,000. In its last three days alone, the series awarded a huge $4,285,000 to players.

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August 14, 2013

Over $1.8 million won in three days during FTOPS XXIII

Full Tilt Poker’s flagship tournament series, FTOPS XXIII, continued last weekend with more than $1.8 million won across eight events.

The biggest haul of the weekend came on Sunday in Event #20, when “BrickAndCRAI” outlasted 2,444 entrants to take down over $142,500 for a first place finish in the $300 + $30 No Limit Hold’em Re-Entry tournament. 

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August 8, 2013

More than $1.9 million won in the first two days of FTOPS XXIII

Full Tilt Poker’s flagship tournament series FTOPS XXIII kicked off on Sunday and over $1.9 million has been won in just two days.

Highlights included FTOPS Event #1 – a No Limit Hold’em tournament that easily surpassed its $500,000 guarantee. The tournament attracted 3,503 entrants, creating a prize pool of $700,600; kid_bramm came out on top to capture $129,611 and a first major title at Full Tilt Poker.

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July 24, 2013


Full Tilt Poker has revealed the names of its Tour Ambassadors set to represent the online poker room at all stops of the UK & Ireland Poker Tour (UKIPT). The players’ first outing as Full Tilt Poker Ambassadors will take place very soon as they compete for a share of at least €1,000,000 at the UKIPT Galway Main Event (Aug 8-12).

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July 16, 2013

C$1 million guaranteed Main Event headlines Full Tilt Poker Montreal Festival

Full Tilt Poker has announced details of the first ever Full Tilt Poker Montreal Festival, which features 13 days of non-stop poker action headlined by the C$1,000,000 guaranteed, C$1,000 + C$100 Main Event.

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July 1, 2013

Black Card is back at Full Tilt Poker

Full Tilt Poker's Black Card is back in action from today. The industry-leading Black Card rewards scheme offers the online poker room's most loyal players the chance to earn Black Card Pro sponsorship and convert Full Tilt Points directly to cash.

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June 25, 2013

Full Tilt Poker’s Micro Turbo Online Poker Series awards over $2 million

Full Tilt Poker’s Micro Turbo Online Poker Series (MTOPS) came to a close Sunday night with more than $2 million won during its two-week run.

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June 19, 2013

Full Tilt Poker Galway Festival set to be Europe’s biggest ever

Full Tilt Poker has announced the schedule for Europe’s biggest ever live poker festival, the inaugural Full Tilt Poker Galway Festival.

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May 28, 2013

Viktor “Isildur1” Blom wins the SCOOP $10K Main Event

Full Tilt Poker's Viktor "Isildur1" Blom proved himself to be one of the greatest players in online poker history by taking down the SCOOP $10K Main Event last night on PokerStars, winning over $1,000,000. The SCOOP High Main Event featured 580 runners, including some of the world's best pros, with the 23-year-old member of Full Tilt Poker's "The Professionals" coming out on top.

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May 21, 2013

Full Tilt Poker brings National Heads-Up Championship to poker fans worldwide

Full Tilt Poker is bringing the 2013 NBC National Heads-Up Poker Championship to television screens worldwide this summer; and tomorrow night sees the latest installment air for the first time in the UK on Channel 5 from 12-1 am BST.

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May 3, 2013

Full Tilt Poker launches qualifiers to global live events

Full Tilt Poker is putting its stamp on live events with a new series of online qualifiers, offering its players a chance to win their way in to some of the most exciting tournaments in the world.

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May 1, 2013

Full Tilt Poker offers new players $10 free with launch of affiliate program

Full Tilt Poker today launches a new affiliate program in partnership with PokerStars, and to celebrate, the site is offering new players a free $10 ticket package with no deposit required.

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April 17, 2013


Full Tilt Poker has launched New to the Game tables, which provide players with an easier way to experience different game types and enhance their poker skills.

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March 15, 2013

Online poker tournament series guarantees over $10 million in prize money

The latest iteration of Full Tilt Poker’s flagship online poker series, FTOPS XXII, runs from this Sunday, March 17th through Sunday, March 31st and features a total guaranteed prize pool of at least $10 million.

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March 13, 2013

Viktor “Isildur1” Blom books $1.3M profit over ten hours of play at Full Tilt Poker

The youngest member of The Professionals at Full Tilt Poker, Viktor "Isildur1" Blom, enjoyed a remarkable 24 hours of poker over the course of Sunday, March 10 and Monday, March 11, winning more than $1.3 million online, before going on to make Day 3 of EPT London which resumes today at 12:00 GMT.

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March 5, 2013

Excitement builds for The Professionals VS Team PokerStars challenge matches at Full Tilt Poker

With The Professionals vs Team PokerStars challenge matches scheduled to begin this Sunday, March 10th at 10:00 ET, excitement continues to build ahead of the much-anticipated clash of the poker titans. Full Tilt Poker’s Gus Hansen, Tom “durrrr” Dwan and Viktor “Isildur1” Blom take on PokerStars’ Daniel Negreanu, Isaac Haxton and Bertrand Grospellier in a series of heads-up matches, with each player targeting the $50,000 staked by their rival.

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February 22, 2013

Full Tilt Poker becomes first online poker site to offer prize pool guarantees on every tournament

Full Tilt Poker is completely revamping its tournaments schedule to become the only online poker site in the world to offer prize pool guarantees on every single tournament. During March, Full Tilt Poker will guarantee more than $25 million in tournament prize pools and will feature a full selection of satellites to allow smaller stakes players more chances to qualify for all the big guarantee events.

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November 6, 2012

Shuffle up and deal! Full Tilt Poker opens for real money Online Poker reopened for business today, giving millions of poker players in much of the world access to $184 million in their accounts and allowing them to once again play real money online poker, including the return of the Full Tilt Online Poker Series (FTOPS).

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October 15, 2012

Full Tilt Poker signs Tom ‘durrrr’ Dwan and Viktor ‘Isildur1’ Blom

Full Tilt Poker today announced that two of the biggest names in poker – Tom “durrrr” Dwan and Viktor “Isildur1” Blom – are joining Danish poker legend Gus Hansen to form a new team of Full Tilt Poker ambassadors known collectively as “The Professionals”.

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October 9, 2012

Gus Hansen will return as the face of Full Tilt Poker today announced that international poker star and tournament legend Gus Hansen will return as brand ambassador for the site, which plans to re-open for real-money poker on November 6, 2012.

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October 8, 2012

Full Tilt Poker granted online gaming license from Isle of Man Gambling Supervision Commission

The Rational Group today announced that the Isle of Man Gambling Supervision Commission has granted a licence that will allow Full Tilt Poker to provide online poker services from the Isle of Man.

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