Online Pokie Tournaments for Australian & New Zealand Players

Added: September 18, 2014

If you consider yourself to be a competitive minded player, then you’ll probably love the fact that most Microgaming casinos and a growing number of Playtech casinos run frequent online casino tournament which usually involve online pokies. These exciting online pokie tournaments run throughout the day and they are easily accessible for Australian & New Zealand players.

Online pokie tournaments are generally only available via the download client at most Microgaming powered casinos, so you would need to install the software onto your computer if you wanted to sign up for one of these events. Some are free to sign up to (known as freerolls), but others have a minimum buy in which range from just AU$ / NZ$1.00 up to usually no more than AU$ / NZ$100.00.

There are plenty of different online pokie tournament available online today and each event usually involves hundreds, or sometimes thousands of players from around the world. A tournament could last from just a few hours up to as long as two weeks and you normally get to just play on one pokie throughout the entire event. All you need to do is keep spinning the reels and hope for some big wins.

The more tournament points you earn, the higher up the leaderboard you will climb and the more likely you will finish in a paid position. Some events may only pay the top few people, but this will depend on how many people have actually signed up. For example, up to 100 places are paid in some events and there are always some really big prizes to play for.

You can play against other players on some great pokies when signing up for a Microgaming pokie tournament. In August 2014, a pokie called Sweet Harvest was added to Microgaming’s Multi-Player & Tournament network. You can also experience pokies such as Immortal Romance, Loaded, Break Away, Karate Pig, Thunderstruck 2, Leagues of Fortune, Hitman, Tomb Raider, Gold Factory, Lucky Witch, Girls with Guns – Jungle Heat, Agent Jane Blonde, Ladies Nite, Deck the Halls, Avalon and Shoot!

Some of the best online pokie tournaments to keep an eye out for include the daily freerolls, as well as various Extender Tournaments, Survivor Tournaments, One Shot Tournaments, Accumulator Tournaments, Midweek Moolah Tournaments, Reloader Tournaments, Weekend Whopper Tournaments and several other great events. Some of these tourneys even allow players to purchases Re-Buys, Add-Ons and Continues.