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Old 11-30-2012, 02:23 PM   #31
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Re: DECEMBER PROMOTIONS

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As a Limit Hold'em player, i bet i won't be a big fan of this one :/ Either it divides our extremely limited playerpool even more, or i won't really be able to participate in that chase at all, due to no players even playing at these tables at all.
This. Not just for limit but every game, seems pretty silly.
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Old 11-30-2012, 02:27 PM   #32
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Re: DECEMBER PROMOTIONS

I hope the money management team is better than the promotions team.
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Old 11-30-2012, 02:32 PM   #33
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If I had to guess, the double agent tables will take away some of the big chase prize pool. This will make it harder for players to realize the full equity of the chase since they'll have to try to manage leveling up on 2 different leader boards. Hoping that's not the case.
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Old 11-30-2012, 04:34 PM   #34
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Re: DECEMBER PROMOTIONS

It wouldn't be a Lock promo without a little confusion.


Are these assumptions correct?
  1. Rake/fees paid at regular tables does not count for the Double-Agent race.
  2. Rake/fees paid at Double-Agent tables does not count toward the regular Big-Chase race.
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Old 11-30-2012, 04:40 PM   #35
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As a Limit Hold'em player, i bet i won't be a big fan of this one :/ Either it divides our extremely limited playerpool even more, or i won't really be able to participate in that chase at all, due to no players even playing at these tables at all.
The player pool at all games/stakes might not be big enough to not be hurt by this. Maybe hurt isn't the right word, but the new tables will likely make less of the old tables run.

I think shallow tables at nl are a waste since players can buy in really short at the regular tables and they divide the already small player pool. If those were gotten rid of it would help I think.
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Old 11-30-2012, 05:00 PM   #36
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yeah I can tell I'm pretty much going to hate this double agent promotion. Makes the lobby look wacko and they split the player pool.
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Old 11-30-2012, 05:03 PM   #37
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Re: DECEMBER PROMOTIONS

There will be Double Agent tables at all limits. These tables are Lock exclusive and will only be seen by Lock players.

In Decembers The Big Chase rake chase play at all tables including Double Agent tables will count towards the The Big Chase rake chase.

Play at the Double Agent tables will count towards a second table of prizes, meaning players who play on both sets of tables can earn double the rewards.

We have plans to use these tables to bring more unique promotions in the coming months.

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Old 11-30-2012, 05:05 PM   #38
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Re: DECEMBER PROMOTIONS

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It wouldn't be a Lock promo without a little confusion.


Are these assumptions correct?
  1. Rake/fees paid at regular tables does not count for the Double-Agent race.
  2. Rake/fees paid at Double-Agent tables does not count toward the regular Big-Chase race.
First is correct, second is not correct.

The DA tables do count towards the regular big chase.
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Old 11-30-2012, 05:05 PM   #39
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Re: DECEMBER PROMOTIONS

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There will be Double Agent tables at all limits. These tables are Lock exclusive and will only be seen by Lock players.

In Decembers The Big Chase rake chase play at all tables including Double Agent tables will count towards the Big Chase rake chase.

Play at the Double Agent tables will count towards a second table of prizes, meaning players who play on the Double Agent tables can earn double the rewards.

We have plans to use these tables to bring more unique promotions in the coming months.
Just a suggestion, you may want to word this differently. I FYP'd
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Old 11-30-2012, 05:09 PM   #40
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Just a suggestion, you may want to word this differently. I FYP'd
Thanks for the heads up!
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Old 11-30-2012, 05:32 PM   #41
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yeah I can tell I'm pretty much going to hate this double agent promotion. Makes the lobby look wacko and they split the player pool.

I agree that it makes an already sloppy lobby even worse. If the second rake race is decent, then I won't mind splitting up the player pool.
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Old 11-30-2012, 05:56 PM   #42
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Re: DECEMBER PROMOTIONS

Thanks for clarifying before month starts Shane. Looks to be a much better promo than I thought after all.

Since play on all tables counts towards the main rake chase I don't think segregating the player pools will be an issue.

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Old 11-30-2012, 06:17 PM   #43
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Thanks for clarifying before month starts Shane. Looks to be a much better promo than I thought after all.

Since play on all tables counts towards the main rake chase I don't think segregating the player pools will be an issue.
yes this. Proved me wrong. Promotion will be decent after all.
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Old 11-30-2012, 06:48 PM   #44
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Thanks for clarifying before month starts Shane. Looks to be a much better promo than I thought after all.

Since play on all tables counts towards the main rake chase I don't think segregating the player pools will be an issue.
We wanted to do something special for our players but not destroy the network tables, we think this will do just that.

We have a few more ideas how we can use the tables in the future, should be an exciting addition to what we can do.
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Old 11-30-2012, 08:00 PM   #45
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this definetly sounds good ... new month aiming for $12,000 in rake/fees hopefully some good rakeback
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