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Rebuys and add-ons

You can increase the number of chips you have at tournament tables with the rebuy and add-on features. The main purpose of rebuys is to allow players to add more chips to a table if they lost some money at the beginning of a tournament. They are typically allowed to use the rebuy feature in the first part of a tournament for a certain period of time. Rebuys are available to players whose chip count is lower or equal to the amount they started the tournament with.

Add-ons are offered in the later stages of a tournament and are available to all players who want to increase their chip count. Some tournaments have several add-on periods while others only have one or none at all.

If rebuys and add-ons are available in a particular tournament, you'll see a  sign in the 'Type' column in the main lobby.

A tournament's rebuy and add-on information can be found in the tournament lobby.

How to rebuy

If your chip count is lower or equal to the amount of chips with which you started the tournament, you have the option to rebuy.

Click on Buy Chips. The rebuy window will appear. You have 60 seconds to confirm the rebuy.

Your rebuy amount will be transferred from your Available Money. A message will appear to show you that your request is being processed.

A confirmation message will appear once your request is approved.

How to add-on

If you would like to increase your chip count during a tournament you can do so during the add-on periods.

When the add-on period begins, an add-on button will appear. Click on the button and confirm your request before the add-on period ends. 

Your add-on amount will be is transferred from your Available Money.

If you run out of chips during an add-on period, you are automatically offered the option to add-on. You have 60 seconds to accept the offer.

Your add-on amount will be reduced from your Available Money. A message will appear to show you that your request is being processed.

A confirmation message will appear once your request is approved.

Enjoy the tables and Good Luck!


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