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XL Returns this October 2022 as XL RETRO Series with over $1.7M GTD

Written By: Maya Michaels | October 4, 2022 | Posted In Poker News

888poker is going retro in their XL RETRO Series! This XL Series boasts over $1.7M in guarantees with a $500K GTD Main Event!

From 9 through 25 October 2022, 888poker is turning back the clock in XL RETRO Series! This tournament event is an all-time favourite with players. So, they’re bringing it back with a massive twist that you’ll love!

This time around, they’re going all retro.

As one of their classic, favourite 888poker tournaments, the multi-flight Main Event will boast a massive $500,000 guarantee, featuring an affordable $250 buy-in.

This October’s XL Retro Series will tally up a total of over $1.7 million guaranteed across twenty-seven very cool tournaments. In addition to these series events, there will be RETRO versions of regular PKO Rumble and Big Shot tourneys.

The new kid on this old school block is the Mystery Bounty, featuring a $200K GTD. This event is sure to draw in the crowds with the chance to win big!

  • Sun 16/10 @18:00 — XL Retro #13 – Mystery Bounty — $215 buy-in — $200K GTD 

Another excellent tournament during the series is the XL Retro #26 Super High Roller, happening on 23 October at 18:00 GMT. This event features a $2,100 buy-in with a $150K GTD prize pool.

On Tuesday, 25 October, they will live stream the Main Event final table on our Twitch 888pokerTV. The stream will feature giveaways and a special freeroll.

Here’s the full live streaming schedule: 

  • Oct 10 – 20:00 GMT – $120,000 XL Retro #01 – Mega Deep Opening Event Final Table + Giveaways
  • Oct 17 – 20:00 GMT – $200,000 XL Retro #13 – Mystery Bounty + Giveaways
  • Oct 25 – 20:00 GMT – $500,000 XL Retro #27 – Main Event Final Table + Freeroll + Giveaways

You can also check out the 888pooker StreamTeam and ambassador Twitch channels, where they will be playing events throughout the series. They will be giving away free tickets on top!

More info can be found on the official 888poker website.

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