888poker Expands Daily Tourney Line-Up w/ Great 8, Starfish

Want more daily poker tournament options on 888poker?

You got it.

888poker already has a wide variety of daily and weekly tournaments but, as you know in poker, there’s always room for more.

So they’ve added something new. 

With two different GREAT 8 tournaments and even seven versions of the new Starfish, the 888poker tournament schedule has improved again.

$20,000 GREAT 8!

The GREAT 8 is an $88 NLHE Freeze-out running every day at 4 PM GMT. You get 8,888 chips to start with and blinds last 15 minutes.

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Second-chance rebuys are allowed for four hours and there’s a guarantee of $20,000.

The tournament has been running for a couple of weeks and it’s always reached the guarantee — sometimes even doubling and tripling it.

There’s also a “mini” version of the GREAT 8 that runs with half the buy-in and shorter levels. And there’s a a Late GREAT 8 that starts at 1 AM GMT that’s clearly not directed at the European market.

It’s been received with warm welcome by the players and that includes 888 Team pros Parker “tonkAAAAA” Talbot and Dominik Nitsche, who have already taken stabs at it.

Fellow 888poker pro Chris Moorman even final-tabled it already and eventually took sixth place.

The Starfish

There was still some room on 888poker’s Fish’n’Chips schedule so they added a new tournament that comes in seven different variations.

It’s called the Starfish and it’s a $22 No-Limit Hold’em tournament with guarantees up to $5,000. It comes with different level times, different starting times and different numbers of players at the table.

Starfish Schedule


Starting Time

Starting Stack

Level Time


Late Night Starfish

3.15 AM


12 min


Pacific Starfish

8.15 AM


12 min


Turbo Starfish

10.01 AM


6 min


Early Starfish

1.45 PM


12 min


Deepstack Starfish

3.30 PM


15 min



7 PM


12 min


8-max Starfish

8.45 PM


12 min


All times are GMT.

Get In on the Action Now!

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All the Starfish

The early reviews are in from players and the consensus is good:

“Nice additions”
“Amazing additions once more”
“Wow, nice new tourneys”

were just some of the contributions on the 888poker thread on 2+2.

The Starfish is the fifth sea creature in the Fish’n’Chips series on 888poker. It also offers the $1 Goldfish, the $5 Blowfish, the $12 Catfish and the $30 Swordfish.

All tournaments run every day on 888poker. To play on 888poker you simply create your personal 888poker account via our 888poker review page.

Just fill in your details and you’re good to go. You’ll also be eligible to a bonus of up to $888 plus you’ll get tickets for three $3,000 guaranteed freerolls in the current Jackpotland promotion.

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