Category: Poker News

WSOP Announces New Online Championships for US Markets

July 2nd, 2020 by

In July, the WSOP is planning on launching the Online Series in the US. Players will be able to compete in several bracelet events in states where online poker gaming is regulated. Along with this upcoming series, the WSOP is now going to offer a new Online Championships tournament series. This option will feature $6 […]

GGPoker Announces Schedule for 2020 WSOP Online

June 29th, 2020 by

All eyes have been on GGPoker has of late. Over the past few months, the brand has seen tremendous growth with the GGPoker Masters and has teamed up with major poker brands like the WSOP for upcoming events. Players are highly anticipating the 2020 World Series of Poker Online, with many of the series events […]

Michigan Working on Interstate Player Pooling as iPoker Industry Closer to Fruition

June 29th, 2020 by

In December 2019, Governor Gretchen Whitmer of Michigan decided to sign online gambling legislation into law. Since that time, lawmakers have been busy working on getting the industry up and running. One aspect that is currently in the works is interstate player pooling within the online poker industry. Senator Curtis Hertel Jr. worked hard on […]

GGPoker To Feature Player’s Real Names During WSOP Online Gold Bracelet Events

June 26th, 2020 by

In the online poker world, the real names policy is starting to gain ground. Online poker sites are displaying players real names during gameplay and now, GGPoker has announced plans to use the real names of players as they take part in the bracelet events of the WSOP Online. The series begins on July 19th […]

Partypoker releases $500K Ticket Drop offering WPT World Online Championship Seats

June 26th, 2020 by

The World Poker Tour World Online Championships is set to begin on July 18, offering players a ton of online poker action with $100 million in guaranteed prize money. To help players earn a seat to the events, online poker room partypoker has just launched the $500K Ticket Drop. They will offer opportunity for players […]

Will Covid-19 Cases and Restrictions Keep Poker Players from Las Vegas?

June 25th, 2020 by

Las Vegas began reopening casinos in early June, offering a limited capacity and far fewer services that what was provided post-Covid-19. In the beginning, poker was not included in the casino gaming options but, poker rooms have slowly started to come back to life. The Bellagio, Orleans and Caesars Palace are a few examples of […]

PokerStars Introduces Stadium Series with $50m in Guaranteed Prize Money

June 25th, 2020 by

With poker players stuck at home due to the coronavirus outbreak, online poker sites are wasting no time in offering their members quality content, from cash games to tournament options. Top operators have launched a ton of new action to be able to appease the influx of players at their site. The latest to announce […]

World Poker Tour and partypoker to Host First-Ever Online Event in New Jersey

June 23rd, 2020 by

Over the past few months, online poker players have had a lot to look forward to. With social distancing a must due to the coronavirus, players are staying close to home, which means more time to play poker online. Top-rated sites are offering more tournament action as well as special events due to the changes […]

Poker Rooms Continue to Reopen on the Las Vegas Strip

June 23rd, 2020 by

In the United States, the gaming industry has been at a standstill for the past few months. Casinos and poker room shut down in mid-March, as the coronavirus became a huge problem across the nation. Over the past few weeks, casinos have been opening back up to offer gaming services at a lowered capacity. However, […]

Home Games Product Update at PokerStars

June 19th, 2020 by

For an online poker room to remain relevant, they must offer quality cash game and tournament options as well as update its platform from time to time with new content and upgraded software. Operators that do this on a regular basis keep players happy by fixing bugs and offering something new and exciting on a […]

GGPoker Changes up High Roller Schedule Plus Adds More to Weekly Tournaments

June 19th, 2020 by

Online poker players have taken a liking to the new online poker offering at GGPoker. Having launched just a short time ago, over the past few months, the brand has picked up steam and is now a top online poker gaming option or players around the world. GGPoker has built a name for themselves due […]