PokerStars Live (“we”/ “us”/ “our”) welcomes all representatives including but not limited to editorial staff, photographers, social media influencers and videographers who write news articles for recognised independent media outlets including but not limited to poker trade media, mainstream newspapers and magazines, bloggers, licensed broadcasters (television and radio) and national news service organisations (“Media Representatives”) and all individuals who create videos for their personal social media channels or third party social media channels (“Vloggers”) to its PokerStars Live* events (“Events”) and looks forward to helping with all media requests as may be required.
Our goal is to ensure that our Events run smoothly for poker players, the casinos, our staff and all attending Media Representatives and Vloggers. Please make sure that you read through and abide by these guidelines (“Guidelines”) to assist us with the effective running of the Events. Any breach of these Guidelines may result in the revocation of accreditation for Media Representatives or for Vloggers either for a particular Event and/or future Events.
Upon successful application, Media Passes can be provided to all Media Representatives and Streamer Passes can be provided to all Vloggers who are attending our events in content generation capacities only. If a member of the media is coming to play and vlog, then a Streamer Pass should be requested. If a player is coming to stream/vlog, then a Streamer Pass should be requested. If a member of the media wants to play a specific tournament during their time at an Event, they must give up their Media Pass during the time they are playing and will lose access to the Press Room (define below). If a member of the media wants to play a specific Event and vlog, they must give up their Media Pass and request a Streamer Pass. Please Note: For some events, media are required to attend solely in a media capacity and cannot play. In this instance, applicants will be informed during the accreditation process.
Please note that the submission of an online application for a Media Pass and/or Streamer Pass to attend an Event does not automatically guarantee that such application will be approved and/or granted. Each applicant will receive a response email from firstname.lastname@example.org, to confirm whether or not the application for the Media Pass and/or Streamer Pass has been successful. Without exception, Media Passes and/or Streamer Passes will only be issued pursuant to written approval from us and we reserve the right to limit the number of Media Passes that may be issued to Media Representatives from any one media outlet and Streamer Passes that may be issued to Vloggers from any one channel or team.
*PokerStars Live is the brand name for the live poker events, such as but not limited to the “PokerStars European Tour”.
**Delayed broadcast with players’ hole cards displayed on screen.