Every time you play in a tournament in The League you will accumulate points. The simple scoring formula only considers how many players are in a tournament, and your finishing position at the end of it, to determine what points are awarded.
"n" is the number of players that participated in the tournament. "k" Your position in the tournament. (Winner =1)
Players can play in as many tournaments as they wish however at the Masters level only their best 12 tournament results each month will count towards their Leader Board position at the end of each month.
At the Initiation level only their best 6 tournament results each month will count towards their Leader Board position.
Overall Leader Board PrizesAll prizes from The League are credited to winning players on, or before, the 5th day of each month. Below is an overview of all the payout places from the various levels of The League. Remember, all prizes will be paid in tournament dollars T$.
|9th - 11th||T$3 USD|
|12th - 13th||T$2 USD|
|14th - 20th||T$1 USD|
|9th - 11th||T$15 USD|
|12th - 13th||T$10 USD|
|14th - 20th||T$5 USD|
For Initiation Level, a ticket to play in these tournaments is credited to all new players within 24 hours of registering to PokerStars School. This ticket is then valid for 120 days to play in Initiation Level tournaments. All Initiation Level players will compete for Leader Board prizes at the end of each month.
For Masters Level, no ticket is required to play in Master Level tournaments. These tournaments have a $0.25c buy-in and are open to all PokerStars players however only registered PokerStars School players will appear on the Leader Board and be able to compete for Leader Board prizes at the end of each month.