Newly crowned World Champion and 2011 Premier League winner Gary Anderson, world number 1 Michael van Gerwen, 16-times World Champion and six-times Premier League winner Phil Taylor, and reigning U.K. Open Champion Adrian Lewis qualified automatically from the P.D.C. Order of Merit.
Bunting and Huybrechts will make their debuts whilst Wade returns after not being picked last year at the expense of Wes Newton, Robert Thornton and Simon Whitlock.
This will be the 11th edition of the tournament and begins on Thursday 5th February at the First Direct Arena in Leeds. Finals Night is Thursday 21st May at The O2 in London.