Rebuy And Add-ons
Q. What is a Re-Buy?
A. Re-buy feature is a newly launched feature for tournaments on Adda52.com. It allows a player to rebuy chips/re-enter a tournament when their chips go below a threshold. When a players chip stack goes below the pre-fixed threshold, he will get the re-buy for a duration of 10 seconds within which he needs to decide if he wants to re-enter the tournament or not. The player can make a re-buy in order to add additional chips to the current ones. The re-buy feature is permanently enabled but does not appears as pop-up. The player have to select it through Instant Re-Buy button. The cost of the Re-buy and the chips allotted to the player for that price is generally the same as the tournament buy-in but can vary from tournament to tournament and is always mentioned in the Tourney Re-buy details. The time till which players can avail the Re-buy, after the start of the tournament is also mentioned in the Tourney Rules. When player makes a re-buy, they pay the buy-in, excluding the fee amount (if any).
Instant Rebuy: This feature allows the player to rebuy in order to add additional chips to the current ones when his chips go below a certain threshold. The instant re-buy feature is permanently enabled but does not appear as pop-up. The player have to select it through ’Instant Re-Buy’ button.
Auto Rebuy: This feature allows the player to rebuy in case he loses all his chips on the table. To re-buy, a ‘Re-Buy’ pop up appears on the table with the re-buy amount and chips that can be bought. But to make the process faster, there is also 'Auto Rebuy' available in the game window. Checking on ‘Auto Rebuy’ will automatically enable re-buy the moment a player's chip stack becomes zero.
Q How Can I Rebuy in a tournament?
A. Any player who is participating in a tournament is entitled to a rebuy within a fixed time period. This time period can vary for different tournaments. Generally, on Adda52.com a player can avail the rebuy within 10 Seconds or they will be eliminated from the tournament. For rebuy, a ‘Re-Buy’ pop up appears on the table with the re-buy amount and chips that can be bought. But to make the process faster, there is also 'Auto Rebuy' available in the game window. Checking on Auto Rebuy will automatically enable Re-buy the moment a player's chip stack goes below the pre-fixed threshold. There may be a fixed number of rebuys available to a player which may vary from tourney to tourney. The number of rebuys available will be mentioned in the Tourney Re-buy details.Players can also rebuy when their chip stack goes below a threshold value. The threshold will be mentioned in the Rebuy info. Once a player is eliminated, he cannot make a new re-buy.
If the player makes a re-buy during an ongoing hand, the re-buy will be executed when the hand ends. If the player wins during that hand and his chips goes above or equal to the threshold, the re-buy does not execute.
Q. What is Final Add-On?
A. The Final Add-On is a last chance given to all players to add more chips to their stack. The chips allotted for a Final Add-on are generally more than the starting chip stack while the cost of the final add-on is same as the buy-in amount without the fees. The Final Add-On period generally happens when the rebuy period of the tournament ends; the game pauses for a few minutes and all players are allowed to avail the Final Add-On. Time allotted to avail Final Add-On can vary between 2-4 Minutes depending on the tournament type.
Auto Add-On: It allows the player to bring more chips and add to his stack automatically. This feature will appear only when the rebuy period ends.
Note- Both Re-buy and Add-on features will work only if the player has sufficient chip balance in his account. These features are available only in Rebuy Tournaments and not applicable for Freezeout Tournaments.