Thursday April 23,2015 : MASSIVE TURNOUT FOR POKERSTARS TOURNAMENT
104,939 fans sign up for $11 buy-in Pokerstars Fourth Anniversary Sunday Storm.
Pokerstars packed em in last Sunday, reporting that its $11 buy-in Pokerstars Fourth Anniversary Sunday Storm attracted 104,939 registrations.
The event ended with a five-way chop which left "HesBluffingx" in first place with a return on his $11 investment of $64,000.
The online poker giant holds the all-time record for most players simultaneously in action online at 225,000; that was back in 2013 on a $1 buy-in competition that was audited by the Guinness Book of Records .
Other giant tournaments Pokerstars has held online include special 2011 Sunday Million in which 62,000 players entered, and a $1 buy-in competition the same year that saw 200,000 players online.