The word record-breaking gets thrown around a lot in the online gaming industry and the world in general, but there’s one upcoming event where the term really fits.

It’s the $5 Million Venom at Americas Cardroom which begins Sunday, July 14th. And it’s truly record-breaking for these three reasons:

Biggest tourney in Americas Cardroom history

Biggest tourney ever offered by a US-facing poker site

First multi-day tourney for Americas Cardroom (includes three Day 1’s)

Want in? The Venom buy-in is $2,650 but there’s time to qualify for a fraction of the cost. Take a look:

Win a seat for FREE via their Step Tournamentsr

Win a seat for a cent with the Spin to Get In slot machine

Win a seat for $4.40 with the daily Satellites and Super Satellites schedule.

Want to take a shot at the $1 Million first-place prize? Here’s the full schedule:

Day 1A: Sunday July 14th at 1pm ET (12 hours of play)

Day 1B: Tuesday, July 16th at 1pm ET (12 hours of play)

Day 1C: Sunday, July 21st at 1pm ET (12 hours of play)

Day 2: Monday, July 22nd at 1pm ET (12 hours of play or down to final 8 players)

Day 3 (if needed): Tuesday, July 23rd at 1pm ET (Play down to the final table)

Day 4: Wednesday, July 24th at 5pm ET (Final Table plays until tournament is over)

For the complete details on the $5 Million Venom, go to