PokerStars' VIP ClubThursday, May 25, 2017 09:32
Users can earns ‘StarsCoins’ to progress through levels, where the rewards become greater. A progress bar will update PokerStars users on their current status and how many steps are needed to maintain the current VIP status, as well as how many steps are needed to achieve the next VIP status.
‘StarsCoin’ is the currency earned by completing steps. StarsCoins can be spent in the VIP store on a range of rewards. Steps are completed by earning VIP player points (VPPs), and the progress bar on the screen will fill up as VPPs are earned. PokerStars users can check their status by clicking on the progress bar, which will inform you of how many steps you need to complete/maintain/achieve a new VIP status.
The PokerStars VIP club has 6 different VIP statuses, each one earned via completing monthly steps. Each status unlocks new rewards, ensuring the most loyal PokerStars users have exclusive treatment. Members of all VIP statuses can avail of VIP cash rebates, VIP store merchandise, tournament tickets, Spin & Go tickets and Sit & Go tickets.
The first level of PokerStars VIP status, BronzeStar members can play in the weekly £$€2,500 VIP tournament, or the VIP Super Saturday £$€5,000 Tournament. Members can earn 7 StarsCoins by completing the 1st step and 169 more by completing all BronzeStar steps.
The second level of PokerStars VIP status, ChromeStar members can play in the weekly £$€10,000 VIP Freeroll, or the VIP Super Saturday £$€20,000 Freeroll. Members earn up to 100% more rewards than BronzeStar and those who complete all ChromeStar steps in a month earn 1,490 StarsCoins.
The third level of PokerStars VIP status, SilverStar members can play in the VIP Super Saturday £$€30,000 Freeroll. Those who complete all SilverStar steps in a month earn 9,375 StarsCoins. StarsCoins can be used to play in VIP Bash Satellites to both major live and online events.
The fourth level of PokerStars VIP status, GoldStar members can play for big prizes in the VIP Super Saturday £$€100,000 Freeroll, exclusive to GoldStar status and above. Those who complete all GoldStar steps in a month earn 33,875 StarsCoins. StarsCoins can be converted into cash worth over £$€300 or spent on exclusive rewards in the VIP store.
The fifth and penultimate level of PokerStars VIP status, PlatinumStar members can play for over £$€150,000 in prizes every month in the VIP Freeroll. Those who complete all PlatinumStar steps in a month earn 46,500 StarsCoins.
The sixth and final level of PokerStars VIP status, SuperNova is an ultra-exclusive club that offers stunning rewards to members. Whilst incorporating the finer elements of previous levels, SuperNova members also have free access to every VIP tournament including VIP Bash Satellites, with over £$€150,000 in cash prizes to play for every month. Furthermore, SuperNova members can use their StarsCoins to purchase any item in the VIP store.
StarsCoins can be used to purchase items from the PokerStars VIP store. Items available for purchase include books, clothing, poker items such as chip sets, VIP cash rebates, Internet security and tickets to poker tournaments. Charitable users can also make donations to Cancer Research UK, CARE or Right To Play.