King City Poker operates under WPTAPL(tm) Rules established in 2011 that apply.
- Players can earn bonus points outside of how they finish in the tournament. These points apply to your overall point total and your point total at the venue you earn the points at.
- High Hand. High hand of the night (both sessions) gets 100 points. Must be Aces full or better. Must use both hole cards to count. Hand must be shown and verified by the Tournament Director.
- Recruit Players. Players who bring in new players get 100 points. Must be a new player to King City Poker. Somebody who does not have an account in the King City Poker database.
- Win both tournaments. If a player wins both sessions (1st place), they win an additional 100 points.
- Bad Beat. Players can win points by being at a table when a ‘bad beat’ occurs. The bad beat ‘pot’ is 2000 points. The person that receives that bad beat (loses the hand) wins half (1000 points). The person who gave the bad beat (wins the hand) wins 1/4th (500 points). The rest of the players at the table split the remaining 500 points. Both players must use both hole cards. The losing hand must be Aces full or better. Hands must be shown and verified by the Tournament Director.