Quick Guide to PokerStars Home Games

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12 January 2011, Created By: PokerListings.com
Quick Guide to PokerStars Home Games

By now chances are you’ve heard about the new Home Games feature on PokerStars.com.

Today we’re going to lay it out for you in detail and tell you everything you need to know to get started.

Home Games lets you set up your very own private poker club within the PokerStars online system and it's available in both play and real money. While it is true that we’ve always been able to set up private tournaments, the functionality of Home Games takes it to a whole new level.

You’ll be able to name your poker club, invite who you want and spread the games you enjoy playing the most. Read on for a look inside Home Games and a step-by-step guide on how to set things up.

Create Your Poker Club

The first thing you need to do is create a Poker Club. Click the Home Games tab in the main PokerStars lobby and click “Create a Poker Club”.

After figuring out your ironically funny club name you're ready to start customizing it by choosing the games.

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Choose the Games Your Club Spreads

Creating the games that will be available to your members is one of the core parts of Home Games' functionality.

Use the screen below to create and manage cash tables and tournaments. Everything's customizable so you'll be able to tailor your lobby to the tastes of your members.

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The options you've got are pretty extensive.

Choose games, stakes, times and tournament formats in the Create Table/Tournament tools, shown below.

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Manage Your Club Membership

Once you've got your games lobby up to speed it's time to invite your friends to join your online poker club. Go to the "Manage Club" tab and get started.

Set your Invitation Code. This is the code you can send to your friends. They'll use it to request membership in your club.

This area is also where you can change the options for your club, things like your club colors and image.

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Track Your League Standings

What good would a private poker club be if it didn't involve bragging rights? Use the built in results and stats tracking tools to see keep track of long term stats and results.

It's like they say, if you can't spot the mark in your first five minutes of looking at the integrated Home Games stats tracking software ...

Click through right here to get an account and create your own online poker club.


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justin ritter 2011-10-28 06:36:08

id:543746 password pokerstars.....tones of heads up games and the regulers

bob 2011-08-24 04:17:37

Hello Everyone. I am pleased to inform you that I am looking to create a poker club and I am hoping to make it grow as large as I possibly can. We have tournaments running every day and ring tables standing by 24/7. Our club right now has 265 members, but as I said before, I am looking for ANYONE to join. So please apply using this information.

Club ID-1974

Invite Code-homegame

Thank you and I hope to see you there soon :D

GMHawaii 2011-02-27 04:55:21

Hey Aloha Poker I live in Hawaii and would love to play some locals. I joined the club please approve.

mahalo

Andriuchanas 2011-02-16 11:08:27

You are invited to join my private poker club for Home Games online.

- If you don't already have it, download the free PokerStars software from www.pokerstars.com
- Open the main poker lobby, then click on the Home Games tab
- Click the 'Join a Poker Club' button
- Enter my Club ID number: 278307
- Enter my Invitation Code: 19810109

That's it! Once I've approved your membership request, we'll be ready to start playing Home Games online together.

If you want to find out more, visit www.pokerstars.com/homegames

run4hym 2011-02-03 02:04:43

You are invited to join my private poker club for Home Games online.

- If you don't already have it, download the free PokerStars software from www.pokerstars.com
- Open the main poker lobby, then click on the Home Games tab
- Click the 'Join a Poker Club' button
- Enter my Club ID number: 53468
- Enter my Invitation Code: Run4HymClub

That's it! Once I've approved your membership request, we'll be ready to start playing Home Games online together.

If you want to find out more, visit www.pokerstars.com/homegames

Anthony Jenkins 2011-01-29 05:28:09

Come join my Home game fellas, I already joined yours...

- If you don't already have it, download the free PokerStars software from www.pokerstars.com
- Open the main poker lobby, then click on the Home Games tab
- Click the 'Join a Poker Club' button
- Enter my Club ID number: 193564
- Enter my Invitation Code: jeffersonville

See if you sharks can come get some of my eazy $$$

Frankie 2011-01-28 04:13:35

Trying to get some members so we can all get a 100,000 dollar freeroll ticket, join my club and ill join yours :) Cheers

You are invited to join my private poker club for Home Games online.

- If you don't already have it, download the free PokerStars software from www.pokerstars.com
- Open the main poker lobby, then click on the Home Games tab
- Click the 'Join a Poker Club' button
- Enter my Club ID number: 42289
- Enter my Invitation Code: TexasFoldem

That's it! Once I've approved your membership request, we'll be ready to start playing Home Games online together.

If you want to find out more, visit www.pokerstars.com/homegames

Dianne 2011-01-23 23:40:06

You are invited to join my private poker club for Home Games online.

- If you don't already have it, download the free PokerStars software from www.pokerstars.com
- Open the main poker lobby, then click on the Home Games tab
- Click the 'Join a Poker Club' button
- Enter my Club ID number: 154402
- Enter my Invitation Code: freerolls

That's it! Once I've approved your membership request, we'll be ready to start playing Home Games online together.

If you want to find out more, visit www.pokerstars.com/homegames

this one is just for fun

Want to win the Ultimate prize with me? 2011-01-23 01:42:27

I really like this format! I'm calling out to all the players i know and trust! You know who you are!


You are invited to join my private poker club for Home Games online.

- If you don't already have it, download the free PokerStars software from www.pokerstars.com
- Open the main poker lobby, then click on the Home Games tab
- Click the 'Join a Poker Club' button
- Enter my Club ID number: 148345
- Enter my Invitation Code: thenamesbruce

That's it! Once I've approved your membership request, we'll be ready to start playing Home Games online together.

If you want to find out more, visit www.pokerstars.com/homegames

AlohaPoker 2011-01-19 19:23:11

This sounds like a good idea so we decided to set one up for the state of Hawaii. If you don't already have it, download the free PokerStars software from pokerstarsdotcom. Open the main poker lobby, then click on the Home Games tab Click the 'Join a Poker Club' button. Enter my Club ID number 86409. Enter my Invitation Code ohanagames. That's it! Once I've approved your membership request, we'll be ready to start playing Home Games online together.

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