PokerStars Introduces Mystery Bounty Tournaments in Style

Two inaugural Mystery Bounty tournaments at PokerStars were a complete success, blowing their respective guarantees out of the water.

The first-ever Mystery Bounty tournaments at PokerStars kicked the ball out of the park, attracting thousands of players and smashing guarantees.

On January 7, PokerStars finally introduced long-awaited Mystery Bounty tournaments, adding yet another game format to the platform. Two inaugural MB events were played as a part of the New Year Series and were a great success, attracting thousands of players.

PokerStars picked its marquee Sunday Million tournament to introduce Mystery Bounties on January 7, and the event ended up attracting over 16,000 entries, creating a prize pool in excess of $1.6 million.

One lucky player picked up the main $50k bounty, while five more banked over $15k in MB prizes alone. In total, 2,656 Mystery Bounties were claimed.

Looking to cater to the wider player base, the operator also offered a cheaper $11 Mystery Bounty event with a big $250,000 guarantee. The biggest MB picked up in this one was $10,000.

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For all fans of the format, this is just the beginning. We expect to see many more MB events sprinkled across the PokerStars MTT schedule in the future.

The first such opportunities will be up for grabs already on Sunday, January 14, when the site will be hosting two Mystery Bounty tournaments with buy-ins of $215 and $22. So, head on over to PokerStars right now, claim your welcome bonus, and get ready for some exciting mystery action come Sunday

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