News Image

We are proud to continue to grow our partnership with PokerGO and create another can’t-miss event for crypto and poker enthusiasts both competing on the felt and watching from around the world


StormX, the leading Crypto Cashback provider and Exclusive Cryptocurrency Partner of PokerGO®, proudly announce the return of the StormX Invitational Poker Tournament, scheduled for October 27, 2022, at the PokerGO® Studio in Las Vegas.

Together, StormX and PokerGO will once again host the star-studded event aimed at showcasing the mutual interests of the crypto and poker communities. The $5,000 buy-in, invite-only poker tournament features celebrities, athletes, and pro poker players competing for an estimated $400,000 prize pool. Star poker players Daniel Negreanu, Maria Ho, Tom Dwan, and Doug Polk have committed to playing this year’s event.

“The first-ever StormX Invitational Poker Tournament was such a hit that we absolutely had to run it back for a second year,” said Simon Yu, CEO and Co-Founder of StormX. “We are proud to continue to grow our partnership with PokerGO and create another can’t-miss event for crypto and poker enthusiasts both competing on the felt and watching from around the world.”

The StormX Invitational Poker Tournament will be available to be watched via live stream on PokerGO and YouTube. The event comes as part of StormX’s multi-year deal with PokerGO.

“Few poker events are as fun and diverse as the StormX Invitational Poker Tournament, blending together the enthusiastic communities of poker and crypto for an outstanding affair,” Mori Eskandani, President of PokerGO, said. “StormX remains a tremendous partner of PokerGO, as evidenced by the first-ever StormX Invitational Poker Tournament having a prize pool of more than $400,000. We’re looking forward to an even better event this time around, for both players and viewers.”

Maria Ho, professional poker player and StormX Ambassador, shared, “I’m so excited that the StormX Invitational Poker Tournament is back for a second year of fun and festivities. I had a great time last year connecting with like-minded people from all over the world, and I love the continued collaboration between StormX and PokerGO in strengthening the long-standing synergy across the crypto and poker communities.”

For information about sponsoring the event, or to be added to the player consideration list, please contact

For media inquiries, please contact Phil LeRoy at (310) 260-7901 or

About StormX

StormX is a mobile app and browser extension that makes earning crypto as easy as possible. By offering Crypto Cashback in the form of bitcoin, ethereum, Litecoin, DAI and StormX’s native token (STMX), StormX allows its members to receive crypto rewards while purchasing everyday items, at their favorite stores. Boasting over 4,000,000 downloads across Android and iOS, StormX has paid out over $5M in crypto to date. With StormX, both crypto-natives and those who are new to crypto have the opportunity to earn on everyday purchases they were going to make anyway.

About PokerGO®

PokerGO® is the world’s largest poker content company delivering poker’s most premier live events around the world to consumers. The platform delivers more than 100 days of live poker on an annual basis, streaming PokerGO® owned and operated tournaments such as the Super High Roller Bowl, Poker Masters, U.S. Poker Open, and PokerGO Cup, along with select World Series of Poker final tables and more. PokerGO’s video-on-demand library includes original content that provides unmatched access to the world of poker, including High Stakes Poker and High Stakes Duel. PokerGO curates programming that spans from expert commentary on the game to tales of iconic moments in poker history, to behind-the-scenes interviews with notable poker stars and more. For more information, please visit Become a part of the PokerGO community on Twitter, Facebook, Instagram, TikTok, YouTube, and Discord.

Share article on social media or email: