The Concord Million will also provide fantastic poker action in the participating casinos in its eighth edition. A guaranteed prize pool of € 1,000,000 is offered again in return for a buy-in of € 550. You cannot find something like this every day in a live casino in Europe. The Concord Million returns in 2018 and will again provide enthusiasm and full houses.
With € 60 to a Million
This year, poker fans can once again join the Concord Million for a buy-in of € 60 via Phase 1 for the total prize money of € 1,000,000.
Phase 1 tournaments are available in all participating casinos. The buy-in is € 60,and for this the players get a starting stack of 10,000 chips. The levels last 20 minutes, one re-entry per starting day is possible. The game is played until 10% of the entries remain.
Those who qualify will take their chips into day 1 of the Concord Million.
Of course, lots of further inexpensive satellites for day 1 are available for the poker fans in many casinos in Austria and abroad.
The course of the tournament
The Concord Million VII starts on 22 November and offers several starting days until the finals from 1 to 3 December 2018. The buy-in is € 550, and for this, the poker players receive 100,000 chips. One re-entry per starting day and Phase 1 is permitted. The registration and re-entry are always possible for 9 levels.
Once again there will be a day 2 in the participating casinos. On day 1, 9 levels are played and all remaining participants advance to day 2. Then they will play poker until only 10 % of all entries are left.
In Phase 1, the blind levels last 20 minutes each. On the starting days, on day 2 and in the finals they last 60 minutes, and even 90 minutes at the final table.
The starting days just before the finals will be played as usual with 30-minute levels up to the last 10 % of the entries. Additionally, Turbo starting days with levels of 20 or 15 minutes are available again.
The finals in Vienna
As usual, the finals will be held at the CCC Wien Simmering from 1 to 3 December 2018. All players in the finals will win at least € 1,500. All finalists will already receive € 500 after qualifying to cover the travel expenses to the finals. In the finals, they will then receive at least a further € 1,000.
The blinds are set back in the finals as usual. With a Big Blind of 5,000 and on average 1 mio. chips, the players start with an average of 200 BB in the finals!
Concord Million VIII Facts
- Qualification via Phase 1 and a buy-in of € 60
- Day 1 and day 2 directly at the participating casinos
- One re-entry per starting day is possible
- Multiple qualifications are possible (the highest stack advances to the finals)
- Each additional qualification is awarded a bonus of € 4,000