Could you be the next Rising Star?

Test your mettle and prove that you’re a Rising Star by conquering our Rising Stars Missions.


Learn the game

Our Missions offer guidance throughout and you can do them at your own pace.


Win real money prizes

Succeed on a Mission and we’ll award you with a real money prize.

Got what it takes?

Getting involved is simple. Just follow these three steps to start:

  • Go to your Challenges Window and click ‘Start’ to opt-in.
  • Review your first Mission and hit the tables.
  • Complete the Mission and get a Chest containing your real money prize. This will also unlock the next Mission.

So, do you think you have what it takes? Put your poker skills to the test in our Rising Stars Missions.

Got what it takes?

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Complete Missions on-the-go

Download the PokerStars app and you can complete your Missions on the move. Enjoy all the same features on your iPhone®, iPad® or Android™ device.

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New to poker?

Whether you’re new to the game or feel like you need a refresher, our ‘How to play’ section has you covered. Learn what beats what and more.

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Play with friends & complete Missions

At PokerStars you can create your own online poker club for just you and your mates. Check out our Home Games option.

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We offer the best tournaments and games, secure deposits, fast withdrawals and our software is award-winning.


Rising Stars Missions Terms & Conditions

What is the promotion?

  • This offer is available to invited players only. 
  • You will be able to complete up to ten challenges (Missions) across 30 days.
  • Each Mission will require you to complete a task at our real money cash game tables. They will award a random cash reward upon completion.  
  • You will be presented with your first Mission when you click ‘Start’ in your ‘Challenges Window’, and any subsequent Missions will be available in the ‘Challenges Window’ as soon as you have completed your current Mission.

When is this promotion?

  • Following the time when you receive your invitation, you will have 30 days to complete up to 10 Missions.
  • Any incomplete Missions after this time will expire without the possibility to complete them.

Who is eligible?

  • This promotion is available to selected players who have received an invitation in the client (as defined in the general promotional Terms & Conditions) and/or via email.
  • You must have opted into the promotion via your ‘Challenges Window’ in order to be able to complete Missions.

What games can you play to complete the Missions?

  • Missions can only be completed at real money No Limit Hold’em cash game tables.
  • Some Missions must be completed at regular cash game tables and some must be completed at Zoom tables.
  • Minimum eligible stakes and type of each cash game table (Zoom or regular) will vary depending on your current Mission and will be specified in your ‘Challenges Window’.
  • Minimum stakes may vary from $0.01/$0.02 up to $0.05/$0.10.

What will you receive?

  • The possible rewards after each completed Mission will vary depending on the Mission as follows:

Mission 1 and 2

Reward Probability
$5 2%
$0.50 18%
$0.20 80%


Mission 3, 4 ,5 and 6

Reward Probability
$10 1%
$1 9%
$0.50 90%


Mission 7 and 8

Reward Probability
$25 1%
$5 9%
$1 90%


Mission 9

Reward Probability
$25 1%
$5 19%
$2 80%


Mission 10

Reward Probability
$25 1%
$10 19%
$5 80%

What do you need to do before you can withdraw any winnings from the promotion?

  • Cash rewards won from this promotion will be yours to keep with no wagering requirements.

What else do you need to know?

  • All rewards will be issued via Chests which must be opened within seven days.
  • Once the Chests are opened, all rewards that form part of this promotion will be added to your account immediately and will be available to use in any games of your choice, or they can be withdrawn.
  • Any unopened Chests will expire after seven days and will make you ineligible to claim your reward.
  • Missions must be completed in order and it is not possible to skip a Mission and go directly to the next one.

By entering this Promotion, you agree to be bound by these Terms & Conditions and the general Terms & Conditions for promotions that apply to all promotions and competitions run by us.

See here for general promotional Terms & Conditions.