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Updates to PokerStars Spin & Gos and 888 Blast

Updates to PokerStars Spin & Gos and 888 Blast

This week, two of the biggest online poker brands have decided to make some changes to their products. 888 Poker’s Blast and PokerStars’ Sits & Gos have seen a few tweaks. The new version of Blast poker will have three players at each table, rather than four players.  A representative from 888 Poker stated that […]

PokerStars PA Launches Christmas Calendar

PokerStars PA Launches Christmas Calendar

PokerStars made its entry into the Pennsylvania online poker market last week, and the brand is gearing up for the holidays. The site has launched its new Christmas Calendar promotion, which will surely get players in the festive spirit with a wide range of generous promotions on offer. The Christmas Calendar at PokerStars will be […]

Moneymaker’s Road to PSPC Tour Returns to America

Moneymaker’s Road to PSPC Tour Returns to America

After a brief circuit across Europe, Chris Moneymaker will be heading back to the United States with his Road to PSPC Tour. From December 13th to 15th, he will be hosting a life-changing poker tournament at the Hard Rock Hotel and Casino in Florida. The buy-in for the event is $360, which isn’t bad when […]

PokerStars’ PACOOP Sees Impressive Enrolment

PokerStars’ PACOOP Sees Impressive Enrolment

PokerStars’ first-ever PACOOP (Pennsylvania Championship of Online Poker) poker tournament was expected to be a big event, but things are starting to get ridiculous. We’re only three days in, and the site is smashing its guarantees thanks to an impressive number of players registering for PACOOP events. This is the first time that PokerStars has […]

$1M Bonus Up For Grabs in PartyPoker’s $20M Guarantee Event

$1M Bonus Up For Grabs in PartyPoker’s $20M Guarantee Event

At partypoker, you can always expect tournaments to offer some amazing prizes – but this is just ridiculous! In the upcoming $20M guarantee tournament from partypoker, the brand will be awarding the winner with a special $1 million bonus if they happen to land in first place at the end of their Day 1. This […]

New Mobile PartyPoker App

New Mobile PartyPoker App

As the online poker market gets more and more competitive, it’s up to gaming brands to come up with new and interesting ways to entertain players – and, that’s exactly what partypoker has just done. The popular online poker brand has recently relaunched its mobile app, and it’s full of exciting new features that will […]

WSOP To Send an Online Poker Player to the Super Bowl

WSOP To Send an Online Poker Player to the Super Bowl

The World Series of Poker has announced its plans to send one lucky online poker player to the 2020 Super Bowl. The promotion will run until January 19th, and players can vie for the chance to head to the football championship by playing in WSOP Sit n Gos online. How It Works For every sit […]

PokerStars Announced Tempest and Deep Water Hold’em

PokerStars Announced Tempest and Deep Water Hold’em

Do you enjoy playing Texas Hold’em poker online, but fancy a little bit of a twist? Is fast-fold poker making your head spin? Are you selling yourself short playing short deck poker? Well, PokerStars has introduced two new hold’em variants that are perfect for you. Today, PokerStars announced the launch of Tempest Hold’em and Deep […]

PokerStars Announces First Championship of Online Poker for Pennsylvania

PokerStars Announces First Championship of Online Poker for Pennsylvania

PokerStars continues to announce great news for players across Pennsylvania. First, the site fully launched for players across the state and now PokerStars will be holding its first ever PACOOP (Pennsylvania Championship of Online Poker) – which will guarantee $1 million in prizes across 50 events. The PACOOP will be held from November 30 to […]

PokerStars Scraps Power Up Game

PokerStars Scraps Power Up Game

After two years, PokerStars has decided to remove Power Up from its game offerings. The esports-based poker game offered players a unique gaming experience, but PokerStars has decided to shelve the title in order to make room for other games on the platform. What Is Power Up? Power Up plays out like a typical game […]

Data Entry Error Results in Robert Campbell Winning WSOP POY

Data Entry Error Results in Robert Campbell Winning WSOP POY

When the World Series of Poker Europe ended, it was announced that Daniel Negreanu was the Player of the Year, after accumulating over 3900 points. Now, it’s been revealed that a miscalculation of points has resulted in Robert Campbell actually winning the title. Over the course of the past few years, players across the poker […]

PokerStars Officially Launches in Pennsylvania

PokerStars Officially Launches in Pennsylvania

It has been over a year since online poker was legalized in Pennsylvania, and now the first poker site has finally gone live in the state. On Monday at 10pm, PokerStars officially launched in Pennsylvania. This is fantastic news for players across the state who have patiently been awaiting the opportunity to play poker online […]

Legislation News

United States Congress Plans to Defund DOJ Wire Act Efforts

United States Congress Plans to Defund DOJ Wire Act Efforts

The United States Department of Justice under the Trump Administration has been the center of attention for the past several months due to its new interpretation of the 1961 Wire Act. Previously, as per the 2011 reinterpretation of the law, its applicability was only limited to interstate sports betting. However, the new interpretation of the […]

Online Poker in Deep Freeze as NY Focuses on Sports Betting

Online Poker in Deep Freeze as NY Focuses on Sports Betting

On Wednesday, a widely viewed and anticipated hearing that was focused on the future of sports betting in New York went down. At the hearing, the stakeholders explicitly discussed whether or not to authorize mobile betting on sporting activities in the near future. With the state’s sports betting already on tap, the lawmakers have now […]

Pa. Supreme Court Strikes Down Part of State Gambling Laws

Pa. Supreme Court Strikes Down Part of State Gambling Laws

In October 2017, the state of Pennsylvania signed into a law a set of gambling expansion laws that have since played a monumental role in the growth of the state’s gaming industry. Some of the things that Pennsylvanians are now able to enjoy include sports betting and online casino gaming which is expected to make […]

Industry News

Updates to PokerStars Spin & Gos and 888 Blast

Updates to PokerStars Spin & Gos and 888 Blast

This week, two of the biggest online poker brands have decided to make some changes to their products. 888 Poker’s Blast and PokerStars’ Sits & Gos have seen a few tweaks. The new version of Blast poker will have three players at each table, rather than four players.  A representative from 888 Poker stated that […]

$1M Bonus Up For Grabs in PartyPoker’s $20M Guarantee Event

$1M Bonus Up For Grabs in PartyPoker’s $20M Guarantee Event

At partypoker, you can always expect tournaments to offer some amazing prizes – but this is just ridiculous! In the upcoming $20M guarantee tournament from partypoker, the brand will be awarding the winner with a special $1 million bonus if they happen to land in first place at the end of their Day 1. This […]

New Mobile PartyPoker App

New Mobile PartyPoker App

As the online poker market gets more and more competitive, it’s up to gaming brands to come up with new and interesting ways to entertain players – and, that’s exactly what partypoker has just done. The popular online poker brand has recently relaunched its mobile app, and it’s full of exciting new features that will […]

Event News

PokerStars PA Launches Christmas Calendar

PokerStars PA Launches Christmas Calendar

PokerStars made its entry into the Pennsylvania online poker market last week, and the brand is gearing up for the holidays. The site has launched its new Christmas Calendar promotion, which will surely get players in the festive spirit with a wide range of generous promotions on offer. The Christmas Calendar at PokerStars will be […]

Moneymaker’s Road to PSPC Tour Returns to America

Moneymaker’s Road to PSPC Tour Returns to America

After a brief circuit across Europe, Chris Moneymaker will be heading back to the United States with his Road to PSPC Tour. From December 13th to 15th, he will be hosting a life-changing poker tournament at the Hard Rock Hotel and Casino in Florida. The buy-in for the event is $360, which isn’t bad when […]

PokerStars’ PACOOP Sees Impressive Enrolment

PokerStars’ PACOOP Sees Impressive Enrolment

PokerStars’ first-ever PACOOP (Pennsylvania Championship of Online Poker) poker tournament was expected to be a big event, but things are starting to get ridiculous. We’re only three days in, and the site is smashing its guarantees thanks to an impressive number of players registering for PACOOP events. This is the first time that PokerStars has […]