NLOP launches new Vegas or Bust series.
The National League of Poker (NLOP) a division of Power Play Development began the new Vegas or Bust Series on its free online casinos poker site NLOP.com, which is themed for poker players that are determined to play in the WSOP event in Las Vegas. The twelve-week promotion will offer prizes of $45,000 including twelve seats to a WSOP event.
"We are really excited about our new tournament series where 12 people will win qualifier seats to the 2007 WSOP in Las Vegas," said Michael Clebnik COO of Power Play. The prize package includes the seat buy-in and travel allowance, and gives any poker player a totally free chance at playing in the World Series of Poker."
The new NLOP.com site has a suite of new contests, events by invitation, a redesigned lobby, leader board, and some thrilling game-play formats.
"The redesign is just a glimpse of some of the new additions that will be released in the second half of the year," explained Kevin Vonasek, CTO and Chief Architect. "The poker players on our site are about to get a substantially enhanced game experience where they can bring customized avatars, create private tables, chat and blog with others, and have access to poker news and rich-media content. We have committed huge resources into building out our architecture to handle this enormous increase in players, and will soon be able to handle well over 15,000 concurrent players."
NLOP launched in June 2006, is a free-to-play online poker portal that offers players a risk-free poker environment that also awards cash and prizes to winners.