Ion Stanciu
4 min readMar 20, 2018


Breakout Poker’s New Pro Bounty Tournament 1st Online Event to Award BRK Cryptocurrency to Winners becomes the first online gaming site to accept BRK for both deposits and withdrawals, along with all major international currencies.

12 March 2018 - San Jose, Costa Rica (Press Release): BreakoutPoker, a member of the GG Network, has launched a monthly “Pro Bounty” tournament series that awards the top finishers with BRK, an established cryptocurrency currently trading on multiple exchanges, including

The site has assembled an extensive team of recognizable and respected Brand Ambassador poker professionals that feature a stable of WSOP bracelet winners, several of whom are featured in each Breakout Pro Bounty Tournament. The monthly tournament is played the last Thursday of each month at 20:05 UTC, and currently awards finishers their share of US$2,000 in BRK, either directly into their player accounts, or into their BRK wallets. Pro bounties are set at US$50 of BRK per knockout.

BRK is the trading symbol for the Breakout Coin, a cryptocurrency that was developed and launched by the Breakout team in 2016 as part of the world’s first multi-currency blockchain. BreakoutPoker accepts BRK for both deposits and withdrawals, as well as all standard international currencies via credit cards, eWallets and vouchers, and most major cryptocurrencies including Bitcoin and Ethereum.

Current BreakoutPoker Pros include;

  • Jennifer Harman – Poker Hall of Fame Member, Multiple WSOP Bracelet Winner
  • Todd Brunson – Poker Hall of Fame Member, WSOP Bracelet Winner
  • Huck Seed – WSOP Main Event Winner
  • Layne Flack – Multiple WSOP Bracelet Winner
  • Ted Forrest - Multiple WSOP Bracelet Winner
  • Jeff Lisandro - Multiple WSOP Bracelet Winner
  • David Benyamine – WSOP Bracelet Winner
  • Toto Leonidas - WSOP Bracelet Winner
  • Vladimir Shchemelev - WSOP Bracelet Winner

Players can register for this event at No bonus code is required to take advantage of their generous 200% bonus on the first 3 deposits made, with up to $1,000 in total bonus funds available. Their unique “Fish Buffet” loyalty program offers all members up to 50% rake back automatically, and there’s lots of fast action for players at all levels.

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About BreakoutPoker is an online poker room that is a member of the Breakout Gaming Group (Breakout Playa Limitada), established in early 2016, with offices in Malta, Curacao, Costa Rica, South Africa and Canada. The Group also operates UKGC-licensed,,, and for gamers, their PC downloadable game store at

BreakoutPoker is a member of the fastest-growing poker network in the online market; GG Network. The GG Network currently is ranked 8th on Poker Scout, with thousands of concurrent members 24/7.

By providing excellent downloadable poker software with instant and fast payouts, excellent security, fair gaming, exciting tournaments, fantastic player bonuses and promos, and topping it off with one of the industry’s most generous reward programs, BreakoutPoker is indeed a poker site that every poker player will enjoy!

BreakoutPoker is the first ever online poker site to accept the BRK Coin cryptocurrency as a deposit and withdrawal currency, in addition to all international standard currencies, and other cryptocurrencies including Bitcoin, Ethereum, Litecoin, Dogecoin and more. Within the next several months the site will add BRK-denominated tables and dual-cashier balances, giving players the ability to play at any table they wish with quick and seamless currency conversion.

BreakoutPoker does not accept US or UK players, or players from several other jurisdictions. Please check their website at for full information, terms and conditions, and network rules.

Breakout Gaming has created a suite of entertainment platforms for both gamers and gamblers, including a full selection of the most advanced gaming products online. Working with both standard fiat currencies and cryptocurrencies, including the Breakout Coin (BRK), the Group offers a full online gaming platform featuring sports, casino, poker and skill games wagering, a digital download PC/Mac game store, a full RNG and live dealer casino, and the new Breakout Poker. is operated by Breakout Group B.V., a wholly owned subsidiary of Breakout Playa Limitada, Reg# 3 102 712947, Oficentro Momentum Lindora; Radial Lindora-Santa Ana, Costa Rica, licensed to conduct online gaming operations by Government of Curacao License no 365/JAZ Sub-License GLH-OCCHKTW0707182016 sits under Pariplay Ltd (#125304C) of registered address Clinch’s House, Lord Street, Douglas, Isle of Man IM99 1RZ and is regulated by the UK Gambling Commission. For players residing in Great Britain the site is licensed and regulated by the Gambling Commission under licence number 039167-R-319323-010 issued to Pariplay (Isle of Man) Limited. and are operated by Breakout Group B.V. (Curacao) and operate under Curacao eGaming License No. 1668/JAZ.

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Ion Stanciu

I’m a Bitcoin supporter and Cryptocurrency in general, and I’m also passionate about everything blockchain technology means!