Hollywood, Fl (PRWEB) June 24, 2010
Starting July 1, a Seminole Casino close to you will offer exclusive Las Vegas-style high stakes, no-limit, about-the-clock poker play thanks to the latest actions by the Florida Legislature and Seminole Tribal Council.
The new all in, all the time action, only at Seminole Difficult Rock Hotel & Casinos in Hollywood and Tampa, as nicely Seminole Casinos in Coconut Creek, Hollywood, Brighton and Immokalee, removes the $ 100 maximum purchase-in for no-limit poker and eliminates the $ 5 maximum bet per round in limit games. Poker tournament get-in limits will also be removed, as a $ 1,000 limit had previously been imposed.
Only the Seminole Tribe of Florida will provide high stakes, no-limit poker 24 hours a day, seven days a week. Seminole Casinos offer 1,360 poker seats at six casinos, far exceeding any other card rooms. The new legislation enables the other poker venues, at horse tracks, dog tracks, and jai alai frontons, to be open 18 hours, at most, in the course of weekdays.
Moreover, considering that January of this year, Seminole Casinos distinguished themselves in the payout of almost $ two.5 million via their exclusive Mega Negative Beat Poker Jackpot system that guarantees a minimal of $ 100,000 each and every time somebody hits. A poor beat occurs when an apparently unbeatable hand loses to a far better hand. The Seminole Casinos Mega Undesirable Beat Poker Jackpot is funded by a $ 1 contribution from every single poker pot of $ ten or higher at every single of the six Seminole poker rooms in Florida.
The Seminole Casino properties have a history of creating star-powered, celebrity poker events. With this new legislation, the potential surely exists to attract bigger, globally recognized poker tournaments.
Agrees Scott Lengthy, publisher of Ante Up, a Florida magazine that covers poker in much more than 12 southeastern states, “Nowhere is the possible exposure for Florida poker bigger than in the tournament arena. With buy-in caps removed, Florida rooms can now court the World Poker Tour, the North American Poker Tour, maybe even a World Series of Poker circuit occasion, all of which give expansive tv coverage that will show players about the globe that genuine poker can now be played in Florida.”
Seminole Casinos also feature the Genesis Bravo electronic tracking method (Seminole Hard Rock Hotels & Casinos in Hollywood and Tampa and Seminole Casinos in Coconut Creek, Hollywood and Immokalee Brighton is presently in process of installing as portion of their expansion). This state-of-the-art program is utilized by many of the worlds leading gaming and entertainment destinations to far more effectively track pit management and tournaments and instantly update and reward players for their time. Benefits of the high-tech Genesis Bravo method incorporate the registering and management of tournament play (like buy-in, re-purchase and add-on tracking), dealer auditing, food and beverage choice and leader board tracking and display, remote monitoring and much more. Players are also in a position to electronically place themselves on a popular game wait list and then be notified by text or email when their preferred game has opened.
About Seminole Gaming
In addition to its two Seminole Challenging Rock Hotels & Casinos in Tampa and Hollywood, Fla., the Seminole Tribe owns and operates five a lot more Seminole-branded Florida casinos in Coconut Creek and Hollywood on the Southeast coast, in Immokalee close to Naples, on the Brighton Reservation northwest of Lake Okeechobee and on the Huge Cypress Reservation south of Lake Okeechobee. The Seminole Tribe has lengthy been recognized for innovation in its gaming and other organizations. It opened the first high-stakes bingo hall and casino in the United States in 1979. That facility was the forerunner of the Indian Gaming movement all through North America.
Interest, Florida Poker Players: Record Mega Bad Beat Poker Jackpot Approaching $500,000 Lucky Poker Players Could Win Big at Six Seminole Casinos
Hollywood, Fla. (Vocus/PRWEB) December 30, 2010
As it approaches $ 500,000 near New Years Eve, the subsequent Seminole Casinos Mega Poor Beat Jackpot will establish a record payout after accumulating for virtually two months — because way back on Nov. three. — longer than any period considering that its launch Dec. 1, 2009. The jackpot surpassed $ 495,000 as of noon on Thursday, Dec. 30.
The initial hit was on Jan. three, 2010, for $ 365,407 at Seminole Casino Hollywood. The former record payout was $ 366,534 on Feb. 9, 2010 at Seminole Difficult Rock Hotel & Casino Tampa. The exclusive Mega Bad Beat Jackpot has hit on common about twice a month, paying out 22 occasions for a total of $ 4,747,863.
The Seminole Casinos approach to bigger, a lot more frequent undesirable beat jackpots is funded by a $ 1 contribution from every pot of $ ten or higher at the poker rooms in six Seminole casinos: Seminole Tough Rock Hotel & Casino Hollywood, Seminole Tough Rock Hotel & Casino Tampa, Seminole Casino Coconut Creek, Seminole Casino Immokalee, Seminole Casino Brighton, and Seminole Casino Hollywood.
When its won, the jackpot immediately resets at $ 100,000 a thing completed only at Seminole casinos in Florida. Seminole Casino Immokalee has its own distinctive payout system, whereby every live poker player in their casino at the time of a Seminole Mega Negative Beat hit receives $ 100, no matter where it hits.
The last Mega Bad Beat Jackpot occurred on Nov. 3, 2010 at Seminole Difficult Rock Hotel & Casino Tampa, paying out $ 298,909.
A poker negative beat happens when an apparently unbeatable hand loses to a far better hand. Fifty percent of the Seminole Mega Undesirable Beat prize pool is awarded to the qualifying losing hand 30 percent to the qualifying winning and 20 percent divided among the remaining players.
The Seminole Mega Undesirable Beat Jackpot rules are straightforward: Only the top two hands at the showdown are eligible and each hands should be the greatest feasible combination of 5 cards. The minimal losing hand is four 10s. At least 4 players have to be dealt for the table to qualify. Multi-table tournaments are excluded. Single table tournaments are eligible until fewer than four players remain. Players need to play their hands independently. Management reserves the appropriate to declare a jackpot null and void due to any irregularities and/or collusion, and its choices are final.
About Seminole Gaming
In addition to its two Seminole Challenging Rock Hotels & Casinos in Tampa and Hollywood, Fla., the Seminole Tribe owns and operates five much more Seminole-branded Florida casinos in Coconut Creek and Hollywood on the Southeast coast, in Immokalee near Naples, on the Brighton Reservation north of Lake Okeechobee and on the Large Cypress Reservation south of Lake Okeechobee. The Seminole Tribe has long been recognized for innovation in its gaming and other organizations. It opened the first high-stakes bingo hall and casino in the United States in 1979. That facility was the forerunner of the Indian Gaming movement all through North America. For a lot more information check out: http://www.theseminolecasinos.com.