The $30 million guaranteed KO Series got off to a flying start on may 12 with three huge $1 million guaranteed Championship Events that saw massive prizes awarded to their champions.

A total of $5,769,538 was awarded across 22 events and here’s a recap of the action from three of the biggest KO Series tournaments on Day 1.

$30M Gtd KO Series: The Story So Far

Events completed: 22
Events remaining: 244
Total prize money awarded: $5,769,538

$30M Gtd KO Series Day 1 Recap

KO Series #02-SHR: $1M Gtd Championship Event 8-Max

Buy-in: $5,200
Entries: 176
Prize pool: $1,000,000
Places paid: 24

“Onehundredeyes” of Austria walked away with more than $190,000 after taking down the $5,200 buy-on KO Series #02-SHR: $1M Gtd Championship Event 8-Max. The Austrian defeated “R0meluLukaku” of the United Kingdom heads-up to bank $92,025 from the main prize pool and an additional $98,048 worth of bounty payments; the runner-up banked $91,917 plus $26,142 worth of bounties.

Earlier at the final table, Team Online’s JeffGross busted in eighth place for $15,907 plus $7,393 while Swedish superstar “Drulitooo” secured the $67,098 third place prize that was boosted by $56,306 worth of bounty payments; only our champion netted more bounties.

Place Player Country Prize Bounties
1 onehundredeyes Austria $92,025 $98,048
2 R0meluLukaku United Kingdom $91,917 $26,142
3 Drulitooo Sweden $67,098 $56,306
4 Maddonaa Croatia $48,010 $17,996
5 Welsh187 United Kingdom $33,549 $
6 Aussie Osbourne Canada $26,029 $14,137
7 ucantrybut Ukraine $20,245 $7,800
8 JeffGross Canada $15,907 $7,393

KO Series #03-HR: $1M Gtd Championship Event 8-Max

Buy-in: $2,100
Entries: 415
Prize pool: $1,000,000
Places paid: 56

Some 415 entries of $2,100 battled it out in the KO Series #03-HR: $1M Gtd Championship Event 8-Max and they were all outlasted by “Thorfie” of Brazil who netted $84,845 plus $100,324 from the bounty prize pool.

“Sheparentao”, who chopped last year’s MILLIONS Online, fell in eighth place for $10,954 plus $2,821. They were followed to the rail by “LeeroyJenkins5”, “porsche911sp”, “n1ceFTW”, “jamielaviande” and “WGretzky_999”.

This set up a heads-up battle between “blakjak19” and Thorfie and it was the latter who emerged victorious, resigning the runner-up to $84,732 from the main prize pool and $14,273 from the bounty prize pool.

Place Player Country Prize Bounties
1 Thorfie Brazil $84,845 $100,324
2 blakjak19 Cyprus $84,732 $14,273
3 WGretzky_9999 Canada $58,176 $9,892
4 jaimelaviande Brazil $40,847 $9,449
5 n1ceFTW Brazil $29,211 $9,778
6 porsche911sp Qatar $21,289 $16,471
7 LeeroyJenkins5 Brazil $15,039 $9,154
8 Sheparentao Netherlands $10,954 $2,821

KO Series #03-H: $1M Gtd Championship Event 8-Max

Buy-in: $320
Entries: 2,579
Prize pool: $1,000,000
Places paid: 344

Canada’s “WestCliff11” turned $320 into more than $100,000 by outlasting a field of 2,579 entries in the KO Series #03-H: $1M Gtd Championship Event 8-Max.

With bounties inclued, everyone at the final table walked away with more than $11,000 but it was WestCliff11 who was the player of the hour. Victory in this $1 million guaranteed event saw the Canadian win $75,185 from the main prize pool plus $32,177 worth of bounties, including the scalp of runner-up “ItsaJAKPOT” who scooped $75,065 for finishing second and an additional $11,540 from the bounty prize pool.

Place Player Country Prize Bounties
1 WestCliff11 Austria $75,185 $32,177
2 ItsaJAKPOT Bulgaria $75,065 $11,540
3 VengaLerenda Argentina $48,333 $14,329
4 KrillleR Sweden $32,125 $10,906
5 NikitaEstrell United Kingdom $22,336 $1,335
6 oucca Hungary $15,241 $3,938
7 Spacey1891 United Kingdom $10,511 $4,490
8 firgli Malta $6,701 $5,846

$30M Gtd KO Series Day 1 Results

Event Champion Prize Bounties
KO Series #01-H: $200K Gtd 8-Max lipkinator $16,348 $17,189
KO Series #01-M: $100K Gtd 8-Max ElPatron90 $8,501 $6,073
KO Series #01-L: $20K Gtd 8-Max Malmatian $1,740 $1,454
KO Series #01-Mi: $5K Gtd 8-Max SkyKrieger $378 $256
KO Series #02-SHR: $1M Gtd Championship Event 8-Max honehundredeyes $92,025 $98,048
KO Series #02-HR: $500K Gtd 8-Max RuckZuckMuck $41,683 $47,754
KO Series #02-H: $500K Gtd 8-Max Rofl_Lolboom $37,342 $12,210
KO Series #02-M: $150K Gtd 8-Max Queensidence $9,028 $5,411
KO Series #02-L: $20K Gtd 8-Max duxo_92 $1,152 $854
KO Series #03-HR: $1M Gtd Championship Event 8-Max Thorfie $84,845 $100,324
KO Series #03-H: $1M Gtd Championship Event 8-Max WestCliff11 $75,185 $32,177
KO Series #03-M: $200K Gtd 8-Max kekito12389 $11,855 $7,255
KO Series #03-L: $50K Gtd 8-Max PrintingDolaz $2,946 $1,614
KO Series #03-Mi: $10K Gtd 8-Max holaases $853 $341
KO Series #04-HR: $300K Gtd 8-Max Fast Patrick_Leonard $23,341 $38,423
KO Series #04-H: $150K Gtd 8-Max Fast ebony9999 $11,005 $12,606
KO Series #04-M: $75K Gtd 8-Max Fast wessie555 $4,906 $3,856
KO Series #04-Li: $15K Gtd 8-Max Fast Dias_Dias $1,061 $594
KO Series #05-HR: $150K Gtd 8-Max Hyper semislaktarn $11,717 $19,457
KO Series #05-H: $50K Gtd 8-Max Hyper DieWanderhure $4,187 $4,257
KO Series #05-M: $20K Gtd 8-Max Hyper AddictionMove $1,926 $1,132
KO Series #05-Mi: $5K Gtd 8-Max Hyper Tancev987 $378 $302

$30M Gtd KO Series Day 2 Schedule

The $30M Gtd KO Series Day 2 sees 13 events take place that have combined guarantees weighing in at $1,355,000. Check out the table below for the full Day 2 schedule.

Time (CEST) Event Buy-in
18:00 KO Series #06-HR: $200K Gtd 6-Max $530
18:00 KO Series #06-H: $150K Gtd 6-Max $109
18:00 KO Series #06-M: $50K Gtd 6-Max $33
18:00 KO Series #06-L: $10K Gtd 6-Max $5.50
20:00 KO Series #07-HR: $300K Gtd 6-Max $1,050
20:00 KO Series #07-H: $200K Gtd 6-Max $320
20:00 KO Series #07-M: $100K Gtd 6-Max $55
20:00 KO Series #07-L: $30K Gtd 6-Max $11
20:00 KO Series #07-L: $5K Gtd 6-Max $2.20
22:00 KO Series #08-HR: $150K Gtd 6-Max Fast $530
22:00 KO Series #08-H: $100K Gtd 6-Max Fast $109
22:00 KO Series #08-M: $50K Gtd 6-Max Fast $33
22:00 KO Series #08-L: $10K Gtd 6-Max Fast $5.50

Reload Your Account and Grab a KO Series Ticket

For a limited time only, you can grab a KO Series satellite ticket when you reload your account using the following bons codes:

  • KOSERIES11 – Deposit $10 and receive a KO Series Phase Feeder ticket worth $11
  • KOSERIES22 – Deposit $20 and receive a KO Series satellite ticket worth $22
  • KOSERIES44 – Deposit $40 and receive a KO Series satellite ticket worth $44

KO Series SPINS

You can also SPINS your way to KO Series tickets in addition to playing in our KO Series satellites. These three-handed hyper-structured tournaments only cost $5 to buy into and pay out $10 or $20 in cash for the lower prize pool multipliers before gifting KO Series tickets worth between $33 and $5,200.

Multiplier Frequency in 1M Games 1st Place Prize
2 799,408 $10
4 159,011 $20
6.6 25,000 $33 KO Series ticket
11 10,000 $55 KO Series ticket
21.8 5,000 $109 KO Series ticket
64 1,000 $320 KO Series ticket
106 500 $530 KO Series ticket
210 50 $1,050 KO Series ticket
420 30 $2,100 KO Series ticket
1,040 1 $5,200 KO Series ticket

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