October 10, 2018 Featured Articles, Poker Industry News, Poker News Lars Liedtke

888poker launches PKO tournaments and announces new Poker 8 software

888poker anounces new Poker 8 software

The long-awaited software update has been announced and Progressive Knockout tournaments have finally been released today at 888poker!

This is celebrated big time with $1.3 Million GTD God of the Arena Knockout Series taking place from October 11th – 14th.


The new poker client called Poker 8 will be released worldwide later this year:


“We’re planning to launch by the end of the year probably our biggest product overhaul that we have done in the last six or seven years, called Poker 8,” said 888poker COO Itai Pazner.

The most important features of the new Poker 8 software

888poker has listed to its players and taken inspiration from their feedback, when building the new software:


“We have worked with and taken feedback from our players and the new platform will improve the display of the tables, functionality in the lobby and enhance graphics to provide an even more engaging and modern poker experience.”

XL Eclipse Series 888pokerIn the 888poker investors report it was confirmed as well that the most important features of the new software will be a better lobby functionality, enhanced graphics and an improved table display

In addition to that, a new game called ”Pik’em Poker” is going to be released next month, which is nothing known about yet.

Progressive Knockout Tournaments have been launched today!

Another long-awaited feature of the new 888poker software is a Progressive Knockout (PKO) client and it has already been released today!

To celebrate the launch in style, there will be an exciting God of the Arena poker festival featuring 12 knockout bounty events from October 11th – 14th.

$1,000,000 Guaranteed in the $55 God of the Arena Main Event

It features a Main Event, where you can play for a small buy-in of only $55 for an incredible prize pool of $1,000,000!

where you will not only get rewarded for finishing in the money but also each time you eliminate an opponent.

Qualify online for the $1,000,000 Main Event FOR FREE!

Every day between now and the 13th of October, there will be a $1M God of the Arena ME Qualifier Freeroll, where the top 100 players will win a ticket for the Main Event.

All you need to qualify for the freeroll is to eliminate two opponents in a tournament or Sit & Go with at least a $1 buy-in. BLAST tournaments are not part of this promotion.

Make a deposit and you will get two $5 satellite tickets for free

Players can earn up to one ticket per day between now and the 13th of October, so head over to 888poker now or Sign Up Below and use your chance to win life-changing money FOR FREE.


And there is another benefit of signing up through us now as you will get 2 tickets to our God of the Arena Main Event Satellite tournaments worth $5 each FOR FREE, when using Bonus Code “ONEMIL” during registration.

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The bonus is released in $10 increments for every 100 bonus points earned. You got 90 days to clear the bonus.
New Customer Offer
$88 Free + $400 Bonus

God of the Arena PKO Festival Schedule:

Date/TimeTournament NameBuy-in
Thursday, 11/10/2018
17:30$30,000 God Of The Arena 8-Max$109.00
18:00$20,000 God Of The Arena Mini 8-Max$16.50
19:00$50,000 God Of The Arena 6-Max$215.00
Friday, 12/10/2018
17:30$30,000 God Of The Arena 8-Max$109.00
18:00$20,000 God Of The Arena Mini 8-Max$16.50
20:00$15,000 God Of The Arena 6-Max$55.00
Saturday, 13/10/2018
17:30$30,000 God Of The Arena 8-Max$109.00
18:00$20,000 God Of The Arena Mini 8-Max$16.50
18:30$15,000 God Of The Arena Micro 8-Max$5.50
Sunday, 14/10/2018
16:30$30,000 God Of The Arena Mini 8-Max$22.00
18:00$1,000,000 God Of The Arena ME$55.00
19:00$100,000 God Of The Arena 8-Max$320.00

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