Category: Poker News

PokerStars To Host The European Poker Tour Online Next Month

October 27th, 2020 by

Poker players have been waiting patiently for the announcement of a new online poker festival since PokerStars canceled several European live events back in March due to the pandemic. PokerStars will hold an online edition of the European Poker Tour for the first time in their history. The virtual tourny will commence on November 8, […]

PokerStars Pennsylvania to Pay Players After Geolocation Shutdown

October 26th, 2020 by

Last week, online poker was interrupted in New Jersey and Pennsylvania due to a suspected geolocation outage. For PokerStars, the outage took place in both states with tournaments, cash games and other betting options affected. The outage lasted for about an hour and was later confirmed as a geolocation problem. PokerStars soon came forward, stating […]

More Live Poker Rooms Open in Pennsylvania

October 26th, 2020 by

Live poker has basically been non-existent for the past few months due to the coronavirus pandemic. Poker is one game that requires a social element, with players sharing cards and chips. Because of this, it was difficult for operators to be prepared to offer poker once casinos were allowed to reopen. In Pennsylvania, live poker […]

Pennsylvania Online Poker Revenues Dip Drastically in September

October 23rd, 2020 by

When the COVID-19 pandemic began, online poker sites saw a huge boom in player traffic. Because players were stuck at home and boredom set in, sites started to see an uptick in traffic. This was good for Pennsylvania as its online poker industry was just a few months old when the pandemic started. Each month […]

PokerStars Launches New Mystery House in US Just in Time for Halloween

October 23rd, 2020 by

Halloween might look a little different to you this year due to the coronavirus. The pandemic has seen several changes in all parts of life and holidays are not necessarily a time when we can get together like normal. With Halloween just a few days away, online poker provider PokerStars has announced a fun way […]

Massive Leaderboard Competitions on Offer at GGPoker

October 22nd, 2020 by

When it comes to online poker gaming, many players like to compete in leaderboard challenges. If you are an avid player, then leaderboards are a great way to compete for extra cash while playing what you love. At online poker room GGPoker, the brand is offering not one, not two, but three daily leaderboards for […]

Partypoker US Network Beats PokerStars NJ In Monthly Revenue Totals

October 22nd, 2020 by

Unless you have been living under a rock, then you most likely know that PokerStars is perhaps the number online poker brand. They continue to post amazing gains in states across the US as well as internationally. They are the only online poker provider in Pennsylvania, so far, and have continued to be the top […]

International Poker Open Dublin to be Hosted Online Via Unibet Poker

October 20th, 2020 by

Every year, players had to the Bonnington Hotel to take part in the International Poker Open (IPO) Dublin. The series is a huge success and a big draw for players from the local area as well as from around the world. This year, the event cannot take place in its usual location due to the […]

WPT World Online Championship Earning Additional Praise

October 19th, 2020 by

The WPT World Online Championship is busy receiving some additional praise for how it has stepped up to the plate during this Covid-19 crisis. Of course, real, live poker has been on the sidelines for several months now, resulting in lost opportunities for those professional players forcing them into switching to the online version. However, […]

888poker approved by Pennsylvania Gaming Control Board

October 19th, 2020 by

The online poker market in Pennsylvania should be growing soon. The 888poker brand was recently approved as an Interactive Gaming Manufacturer by the Pennsylvania Gaming Control Board, helping to pave the way for the operator to get started in the state. The brand already offers services in the United States, providing services via its signature […]

Two Pennsylvania Poker Rooms Preparing to Reopen

October 16th, 2020 by

When casinos began reopening after the shutdown due to the COVID-19 pandemic, poker was one game left off the list. Casinos had to reopen under strict health and safety measures, which includes social distancing. Poker is a social game where players share chips and cards. It was a little impossible to meet certain standards and […]