Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ)
1 Is this an "invite only" league?
No… anyone that plays on Full Tilt Poker is invited.
2 What is the password to enter and what's the buy-in?
forum, $5 +$0.50
3 When are the tourneys held?
Every Sunday night at 21:00 server time (9 pm EST).
The tourneys are occassionally postponed because of holidays or other special occasions.
4 How long is this tourney?
15 weeks total, your best 12 weeks count toward the leaderboard.
5a How do you accrue the points shown on the leaderboard?
Pretty simple… if there are x players in the tournament, you receive x points for 1st place, x-1 points for 2nd place, etc.
5b Some people receive "bonus points"… how are they awarded?
Every player who finishes at the final table (Top 9) will receive bonus points…
15 points for 1st, 13 points for 2nd, 11 points for 3rd, 9 points for 4th, 7 points for 5th, 5 points for 6th, 3 points for 7th, 2 points for 8th and 1 point for 9th.
6 Are there special prizes awarded?
Each week, the Top 3 finishers will receive some Full Tilt Points (FTP's)…
5k FTP's for 1st, 3k FTP's for 2nd and 2k FTP's for 3rd.
7 Are there prizes for the top finishers after 15 weeks?
The Top 3 will receive prizes:
1st place: 10k FTP's & a $75 token.
2nd place: 5k FTP's & a $26 token.
3rd place: 3k FTP's & a $26 token.
8 Am I allowed to play all 15 weeks?
Yes, you can play in all 15, but only your best 12 weeks will count toward the leaderboard.
9 What if I fall short of the Top 3 after 15 weeks… do I receive anything for finishing in the Top X?
The Top 18 will play in a "Tournament of Champions" 50k FTP freeroll at the end of the season.
In addition, places 19-36 will play in a 25k FTP freeroll at the end of the season.
10 Who won last season (Season 4)?
Click here for the Season 4 results.
11 Who won Season 3?
Click here for the Season 3 results.
12 Are there any other MBJ tournies currently going on?
Yes, Season 3 for HORSE.