Full Tilt to Re-Launch Next Month
According to a release on the Full Tilt website, it will be re-launching next month and allow non-US players to access their funds.
The release says that by November 6th all non US players will be able to access their accounts, withdraw money and play on the site.
The release also says that American players will be “reimbursed through a remission process conducted by the U.S. government.”
The release went on to say that Full Tilt is busy working to re-open the side in order to facilitate the payments. However, it warned that the “process will take time as we verify account ownership and balances and work with authorities in the relevant jurisdictions to ensure that we can return funds in an efficient and effective way.”
Full Tilt has brought in the well-known poker professional Gus Hansen to be a spokesperson and brand ambassador for the re-launch.
Sarne Lightman, the Head of Marketing at Full Tilt, said that “Gus is one of the best-known and most respected names in the poker community.” Lightman went on to say that Full Tilt is “thrilled to have him return as an ambassador.”
In order to deal with player queries, Full Tilt has released a detailed FAQ page on its website.