From December 19 to 21, 2014, Pasino Saint-Amand-Les-Eaux, a renowned poker destination located near the Belgian border will play host to the final stage of the Mega Poker Series National. The event is accessible for a buy-in of €660. Sponsored by Turbo Poker room, this event will allow its participants to play and win a package worth € 900 online, including three-night stay in a luxurious Hotel, on Monday at 9:00 p.m. (MPSN – € 900 PACKAGE).
And that’s not all because players can also try to grab qualifying seats via the daily-run satellite freeroll poker tournaments; the other alternatives are the € 2, € 15 and € 20 of buy-in in “Flash” tournaments. A number of players have already been qualified for the Main. The first satellite event held Monday has awarded Arnaud “deepysicky” Gauthier, Christian “bel0u13” Konrath and Mehdi “Musetorrr” Codet. Needless to say, online poker platform “Poker Turbo” does its best to satisfy its members.
Zynga Poker, a leading social gaming site (including a poker application available on Facebook) announced its revenue figures last Thursday, August 7. These are about the revenue this social gaming company garnered during the second quarter of this year. Actually ZyngaPoKer saw its online poker and other e-gaming revenues fell by 36% year on year. “In April, May and June, Zynga Poker generated an overall turnover of $ 153.2 million against $ 230.7 million a year earlier.
Thus, Zynga Poker incurred a net loss of about $ 62.5 million against 15.8 million in 2013. The figures also saw the number of daily active users went down to 29 million from 39 million in 2013. FarmVille 2 and Zynga Poker collected 32% and 24% of revenue respectively from online games market as shown in the Q2 balance sheet. It used to be 30% and 24% respectively in the first quarter of 2014.