Dusk Till Dawn’s new weekly poker tournament DTD200 features a buy-in of only £220 and a guaranteed prize pool of £100,000. The first DTD200 will be played from Jan 12 to Jan 15 on nine-handed poker tables. Later, the format of these events will include six-handed tables, eight-handed tables, a bounty tournament, and a full-ring tournament.
The Standard DTD200 will be played on Jan 12 – 15. The DTD 6 Max will be held on Jan 19 – 22. The DTD200 Knockout Tournament will be organized from Jan 26 – 29. On Feb 2 – 5, the DTD200 8 Max will be played. The Knockout tournament has a buy-in of £220 and comprises a tournament fee of £20 and a bounty of £50.
On Thursdays and Fridays, partypoker will host a Day 1 online at 9:00 p.m. GMT. This event has a buy-in of $275. On Day 1, each participant will start the game with a stack of 30,000 chips, the same as those playing live. They will play 18 levels, each lasting 12 minutes. The live counterpart of Day 1 will also have 18 levels. However, on Saturday, the Day 1 will have levels of 30 minute each. On Sundays, the Turbo Day 1 will have levels lasting 15 minutes each.
Both the live and online counterparts of Day 1 have blind levels that begin with 75/150 and ante bet of 25. The blinds go up to 5000/10,000 and ante goes up to 1000 when the 18th level concludes. The following day, before Day 2 beings, the ante is reset to 3000/6000/600.
Each DTD200 event has a guaranteed prize pool of £100,000. The twenty seats, each worth £550, to the Millions Tournament, which has a guaranteed prize pool of £6 million, comprise a part of this guarantee. Any player who lasts right up to Day 2 will receive a bonus of £400. However, the knockout tournament of the DTD200 carries a prize of £300.
Since partypoker has signed a partnership deal with Dusk Till Dawn, players can qualify for the DTD200 tournaments at partypoker.com. The online poker room will hold mini feeders thrice daily for buy-ins of £2.20. Each mini feeder offers five free seats of $11 each to a DTD feeder, which will be played thrice daily.
Players who participate in the DTD feeders can win seats worth $55 to the DTD100 satellites in which five free DTD200 seats per satellite will be given away as prizes.