Play in MiniFTOPS this May for your chance to turn a small buy-in into a huge score. Get in on the action of the 30 FTOPS XVI events at a fraction of the price and win your share of more than $7 million in guaranteed prize money.

30 Events - 1/10th of the buy-in!


Starting on May 7th, MiniFTOPS features the same events as FTOPS, but all at approximately 1/10th of the buy-in. Series highlights include the MiniFTOPS Two-Day Event, featuring a $200 + $16 buy-in and $750K guaranteed, and the MiniFTOPS Main Event, with a $70 + $5 buy-in and $1 million in guaranteed prize money.

MiniFTOPS events feature large starting fields and great tournament structures, giving you a lot of play for a little money. Buy in to any MiniFTOPS event directly now, or satellite your way in for as little as $0.50 or 50 Full Tilt Points starting on May 2nd. See the full MiniFTOPS Schedule for more details.


MiniFTOPS XVI Rush Poker* Tournaments

New to the Mini FTOPS tournament lineup, MiniFTOPS XVI will feature three Rush Poker* Tournament events, bringing players the fastest online tournament experience available anywhere, including:

  • Event 6: A $150K guarantee $50 + $5 Rush Poker* Turbo NLHE Tournament
  • Event 13: A $50K guarantee $24 + $2 Rush Poker* PLO Knock Out Tournament
  • Event 29: A $250K guarantee $20 + $2 Rush Poker* NLHE Rebuy Tournament

With a combined total of $475K in guaranteed prize money, Rush Poker* Tournaments are taking MiniFTOPS action to the next level.

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Steps Tournaments

Full Tilt Poker’s Steps Tournaments give players the chance to win their Tournament Entry fee for MiniFTOPS XVI events, starting with Step 1 Tournaments for as little as $3.30. Play your way to the next step or buy in directly at any step you choose – check out the Steps Tournaments page to find out more.

MiniFTOPS Prizes


There is more than money on the line when you play in a MiniFTOPS event. All players who make the final table of a MiniFTOPS event will receive a limited-edition MiniFTOPS jacket. Winners from each event will receive the jacket and a silver MiniFTOPS jersey to go along with their 1st place prize money.

Finish 1st on the MiniFTOPS Leaderboard and receive a special prize package which includes entry to every FTOPS XVII event (except the Two-Day Event). The prize package is expected to be worth more than $9,000 in tournament entries.

MiniFTOPS Two-Day Event

The inaugural MiniFTOPS Two-Day Event in FTOPS XII was taken down by crouts, for more than $120K. Since then, mordovorotishe and hidden1s have claimed the top prize.

Featuring a $200 + $16 buy-in and $750K in guaranteed prize money, the MiniFTOPS Two-Day Event begins on Saturday, May 15th at 13:00 ET (18:00 GMT).

The end of day one comes at the conclusion of level 17; if the money has not been reached by the end of level 17, play will continue until the money bubble has burst. Day two begins the next day at 13:00 ET (18:00 GMT). This tournament features 30 minute blind levels, and players begin with 5,000 starting chips.

MiniFTOPS Tournament of Champions

More than 100 players have been crowned MiniFTOPS Champion over the past year. Thirty more will join this elite group when MiniFTOPS XVI is complete. To find out who’s the best of the best, we’re gathering all of our MiniFTOPS winners from the past year to compete in the MiniFTOPS Tournament of Champions. The winner of this exclusive tournament will receive a free $10K 2010 World Series of Poker** Main Event prize package.

All champions from MiniFTOPS XII, MiniFTOPS XIII, MiniFTOPS XIV, MiniFTOPS XV and MiniFTOPS XVI will be automatically entered into the TOC, which will take place at 15:00 ET (20:00 GMT) on Saturday, May 22nd. Prove that you're the best of the best and make your way to Las Vegas for the world's biggest poker tournament.

Register Now

Follow these steps to register for any MiniFTOPS event:

  1. If you haven't done so already, download Full Tilt Poker and install the game software on your computer.
  2. Create an account.
  3. Open the game software and click on the Lobby menu, then select Choose Lobby View > Standard View.
  4. In the browse area, click on Tournament and then FTOPS.
  5. Find the MiniFTOPS event you'd like to play in, click the Register Now button and get ready to play for your share of the prize money.

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