Here is what has happened. I signed up and deposited my $50 (now up to $73 thank you very much). I then received an email asking for my address for delivery of the chips. I wrote them back saying that I gave my address when I signed up at Partypoker. So far no response.
Being the suspicious sort, I sent an email to partypoker telling them that this seems to be a scam. This is the response that I got:
Thank you for contacting us.
It is true that you have entered your address while registering with us and we
However, the Poker chips are given out by an affiliate of our site and not by
Since we do not share information about our players, they are contacting you for
If you have any questions or suggestions, please do not hesitate to contact our
Customer Care Department at any time. We are here 24/7 to assist you via email.
Thank you for choosing us as your online gaming site!
Poker Customer Care
So since it looks like the promotion is recognized by partypoker I sent off my address.
I will keep you posted...