What is the Zynga Poker League?
The Zynga Poker League is a chance for players to flex their skills and compete against millions! During the eight-week long season, Zynga Poker players keep track of their progress on the leaderboard as they race up the League ranks to become the League’s champion.
The Zynga Poker League is now in its sixth season and available on the Web and mobile devices! Season just started and will end on Monday June, 1st at 6PM Pacific Daylight Time (PDT).
How does the Zynga Poker League work?
Zynga Poker League (ZPL) offers a new way to compete with other players around your skill level, even if you never sit down at a table with them. Players will be grouped with up to 99 people and ranked based on gross chips won. At the end of each week everyone will receive a small virtual prize, but the top performers in each League will get better virtual prizes as well as promotion into a higher larger virtual prize league.
How do I get entered into the Zynga Poker League Season?
Just play a hand and you'll be entered. It's that easy.
What if I don’t want to be in a Zynga Poker League?
If you do not wish to participate, you can always opt out via your game settings.
How long does a Season last?
The current Season will run over the course of 8 weeks.
How many tiers are there and how many divisions per tier?
Master, Elite, Diamond, Gold, Silver and Bronze are the six tiers; each consists of three divisions.
How many people am I competing with at any one time?
Once you are placed into a tier you will be competing with up to 99 other players in your division for the remainder of that week.
I want to compete with my friends in the same League. Is that possible?
Unless you're placed in the same tier and division, you will not be able to compete directly with your friends.
Where can I find information about the current season?
You can always access your league info via the 'League' tab or button in the lobby or at a table.
Will other people be able to see what my League rank is?
Your poker buddies will be able to see your current League rank but everyone else will only be able to see your Tier and Division.
How is gameplay for League any different than normal gameplay?
There is no difference in gameplay, however the Zynga Poker League will track your gross winnings and offer virtual prizes based on how well you play.
Do I need to pay in order to be successful in the Zynga Poker League?
You do not have to pay to achieve success in the Zynga Poker League.
Can I play as a member of a team if I play in a League?
There are no Teams in the current Zynga Poker League Season. Every player competes as their own entity and receives 100% of the prizes they earn.
Do chips I buy contribute to my League rank?
Chips purchased in game do not contribute to your league rank. League rank is solely calculated by gross chips won.
SEASON SIX UPDATE
When does Season Six start?
Season six starts on Monday, April 6th 2015 at 6PM Pacific Daylight Time (PDT) and ends on Monday, June 1st 2015 at 6PM and will last for 8 weeks.
Why is my beginning tier different from my ending tier in last season?
At the start of every new season, your beginning tier is calculated based on your last few weeks of play.