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Franke Wins All Three Sportsbook Events at The Festival in Bratislava

Martin "Franke" von Zweigbergk Our coverage of the Main Event last night was particularly difficult towards the end as an ever-so-slightly inebriated Franke von Zweigbergk kept pestering us with some nonsense about the Sportsbook events. Once Martin Mauthner had taken it down though, we chased Franke down and discovered that…

September 26th, 2021 | 3 minutes to read News
The Festival App Giveaway

Starting September 13th, we're running The Festival Series merch giveaway for all users that download our app and fill out their profile inside the app. We are giving away five merch bundles for The Festival Series, each consisting in one cap and one deck of cards. To enter you must…

September 13th, 2021 | 1 minutes to read News
Card manufacturer Dal Negro partners with The Festival

Charming as Andrea Compiano, Account Manager Casino & Customised Playing Cards for Dal Negro, is on a Zoom chat, my eyes keep straying to the mind-boggling selection of board games and other Dal Negro products neatly arranged on shelves behind him. He’s talking to me from his office, and judging…

August 12th, 2021 | 5 minutes to read News
Schedule for the Festival in Bratislava set

Our inaugural stop for The Festival Series, the Festival in Bratislava is less than 50 days away and this means it’s high time to take a closer look at the schedule for the entire week. We expect an action-packed week in the Banco Casino in Bratislava with a total number…

August 2nd, 2021 | 1 minutes to read News
Meet the press: Finnish Poker Portal Pokerisivut

Multiple poker news outlets will be accompanying The Festival Series throughout the multiple stops in Europe. One of those outlets the Finnish poker news & community portal Pokerisivut. Pokerisivut is one of the largest poker communities in northern Europe with thousands of members. The portal has been online for over…

August 2nd, 2021 | 1 minutes to read News
Meet the press: PokerNews.com

For live poker events there is simple unwritten rule: No international poker tournament can be complete without PokerNews reporting on it. The online poker news outlet is on the scene for almost 20 years now and of course PokerNews will pay our Festival Series in Bratislava a visit. Be it…

July 15th, 2021 | 1 minutes to read News
Guts Poker partners with The Festival Series

Welcome to the newest addition to The Festival family - Guts Poker! Jostein Grødum, head of poker at Guts, filled me in on what players can expect from the partnership. Strong partnership with other live events “Guts is a gaming brand offering more than poker - we have casino and…

July 5th, 2021 | 3 minutes to read News
Welcome to the Festival in Bratislava - Gun Täljö

Gun Täljö Today we shine the spotlight on Gun Täljö who is the winner of Mau's qualifier to The Festival in Bratislava which will take place at Banco Casino. Gun has had poker as a hobby since she was a child and has gone from playing points poker at home…

June 10th, 2021 | 2 minutes to read
The Gambling Cabin - "We try to bring both quality and entertainment to our different channels."

We’re the biggest Twitch channel in northern Europe for poker Bengt Sonnert Bengt “Bengan” Sonnert is on the move when I call him - there’s an odd crackle on the line, which for some reason sounds remarkably like chip-riffling. My soul is instantly soothed - it’s been well over a…

June 1st, 2021 | 4 minutes to read
Pokio Poker App Partners with The Festival Series

A real money social poker experience? Why does that sound familiar? The first regulated real money poker app Today I am talking to Manuel Lopes, CEO of Pokio, a European-based real money poker app about their brand new partnership with The Festival Series. In Lopes’ own words: “There are a…

May 19th, 2021 | 4 minutes to read News