1. On Thursday, August 23rd at 9:00pm ET, HogWild Poker is giving away a 32" LED HDTV to the winner of a special PocketFives-only tournament. Also up for grabs are 40,000 Hog Bucks, which could put you in the driver's seat for a $500 live poker staking package, and PocketFives t-shirts to the top five finishers! There's no entry fee to play and U.S. poker players are welcome to enter. The television will be delivered right to your door. Sign up for the freeroll here.

    All U.S. players are welcome. To sign up for the game, click on "Tournaments & Leagues" in the HogWild lobby. Then, type "Special" into the search box and select "PocketFives Special Games League". You must manually register for the tournament there in order to play.

    If you're not familiar with HogWild Poker, it's a U.S.-facing site that specializes in running poker leagues. It also funds players with live staking packages every month. PocketFives runs a free league at HogWild Poker as well, so check it out by signing up.

    E-mail us at support@pocketfives.com with any questions. All prizes must be claimed by August 26, 2012.
     
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  2. This seems awesome. Chance at a free TV with no entry fee. GL all that are playing!
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  3. Yeah, this tournament has been a pretty big success the two times we've run it so far. Thanks to HogWild for coughing up a free HDTV for the P5s community. Sign up for the freeroll here.
     
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  4. so after that judges federal ruling when will hogwild be running real money games?
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  5. sweet deal. should be a competitive game.

    -icandoit on HWP
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  6.  
    Originally Posted by frizzlefry777 View Post

    so after that judges federal ruling when will hogwild be running real money games?

    Ha, I'm sure it'll be a while. State laws still have to be adhered to. See you in Thursday's game!
     
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  7. GL everyone, I need a new TV. juan time.
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    Originally Posted by rebelfd View Post

    GL everyone, I need a new TV. juan time.

    Thanks for playing. You can never not have enough TVs.
     
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  9. As an added bonus for the HDTV game tonight, 40,000 HogBucks have been added to the prizepool! GLGL

    If you haven't had a chance to check us out yet, sign up here!
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  10. PocketFives has also decided to add free PocketFives t-shirts to the top five finishers. So, if you finish in one of the top five spots in this tournament, you'll get a free P5s shirt delivered right to your door! Sign up for the freeroll here.
     
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  11. Registered! I need a new TV...
    Edited By: Nickc011 Aug 23rd, 2012 at 05:28 PM
     
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  12. Thanks for playing, Nick, and good luck on getting your new HDTV.

    We're at 142 players! Still 6.5 hours left if you want to get in.
     
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  13. gonna play tonight and it will be my first tourney in a loooooong time...and i cant fkin wait.
     
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  14. Good luck in it, Rich. We're at 164 players right now... Game time is in 4 hours. Prizes to the top five players plus 40,000 Hog Bucks:
    Sign up for the freeroll here.
     
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  15. Almost at 200 players now... Still 3 hours left to register... GL to everyone on winning the HDTV.
     
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  16. 242 atm. I haven't played poker since 4/14/2011 and I'm 7 beers deep. come at me bros
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  17. I also am in. RunItTwice2. First hand of internetz poker since 4 14 2011 as well. I am 5 crab legs deep. come at me also bros
    Edited By: Decatur217 Aug 24th, 2012 at 01:52 AM
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  18. in... gl everyone, and thanks to P5s for running these types of tourneys from time to time!
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  19. Just made it before no shows removed. gl everyone 295 players, nice turn out
    Edited By: rebelfd Aug 24th, 2012 at 02:19 AM
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  20. lol, only hand I had all tourney, I get it in pre AK vs TT... QJT flop, Q on turn obv. GL to those still in!
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    Originally Posted by Superleggera View Post

    lol, only hand I had all tourney, I get it in pre AK vs TT... QJT flop, Q on turn obv. GL to those still in!

    Glad I could be of service :)
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  22. QQ < A4 and AQ < J3 or something like that. GL to everyone still in. can anyone confirm that hoodrat thang is Jaybone?
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  23. Just had two people move in on me for 12K each when I had aces... glad I didn't swap %'s with Dan... ;-)
     
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  24. this tournament is taking soo long..
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  25. what are the payouts. Just 1st - TV

    and 1-5 t-shirts?

    How do we know how the hogbucks are distributed?
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  26. Hogbucks are using the payout structure like in the staking series.

    Using Tournament Payout Schedule

    PLACEMENTPAYOUTPOINTS1st
    26 %
    295
    2nd
    16.5 %
    294
    3rd
    12.5 %
    293
    4th
    9.75 %
    292
    5th
    7.249999999999999 %
    291
    6th
    5.25 %
    290
    7th
    3.5000000000000004 %
    289
    8th
    2.75 %
    288
    9th
    2.1 %
    287
    10th
    1.25 %
    286
    11th
    1.25 %
    285
    12th
    1.25 %
    284
    13th
    1 %
    283
    14th
    1 %
    282
    15th
    1 %
    281
    16th
    0.75 %
    280
    17th
    0.75 %
    279
    18th
    0.75 %
    278
    19th
    0.6 %
    277
    20th
    0.6 %
    276
    21st
    0.6 %
    275
    22nd
    0.6 %
    274
    23rd
    0.6 %
    273
    24th
    0.6 %
    272
    25th
    0.6 %
    271
    26th
    0.6 %
    270
    27th
    0.6 %
    269
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  27. Thanks for posting that... We'll be verifying the final finish results with HogWild on Friday and contacting the winners. Thanks to the 300 people who played!
     
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  28. My run ended in 15th place, best of luck to all left!
     
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  29. finished in 6th place, but i had fun and would play it again , just missed a tee-shirt !, makes me think just how much i miss playing poker
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  30. I honestly don't believe that was real. Honestly.

    Edit: Burn the shirt. Seriously.
    Edited By: theman200050 Aug 24th, 2012 at 06:17 AM
     
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