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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 […]

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 […]

Anonymous Tables Coming Soon to Poker Stars

Anonymous Tables Coming Soon to Poker Stars

Anonymous poker tables aren’t a new innovation in the online poker world but, when launched by PokerStars, they have the potential to make a big impact. PokerStars will be testing Stealth poker tables very soon and, while they didn’t change the game when Unibet and Bovada tried it years ago, anonymous tables will be an […]

PokerStars and Run It Up Introduce Chat Plays Poker

PokerStars and Run It Up Introduce Chat Plays Poker

At the poker tables, collaborating with other players is often considered to be collusion and this is usually not allowed. This has been the case even for streamed poker games. Even so, one of the best things about watching these poker streams is being able to speculate about what the player will do next and […]

PokerStars Reveals Plans for Second Edition of PSPC

PokerStars Reveals Plans for Second Edition of PSPC

Earlier this week, PokerStars officially revealed that it has plans to hold the second edition of the massively successful Pokerstars Players No-Limit Hold’em Championship (PSPC). The championship event series will be making its grand return as from August 20 to August 24 but the location has been shifted from the Bahamas to Barcelona. Just like […]

PokerStars Decreases Cash Game Table Cap from 24 to 4

PokerStars Decreases Cash Game Table Cap from 24 to 4

PokerStars has been working hard to refine its range of products in order to match the needs of recreational players. The most recent move in this regard was the introduction of table caps on ring games, a move that they say is set to significantly increase the speed of gameplay. The drastic change that has […]

PokerStars Debuts New ‘All-In Cash Out’ Feature

PokerStars Debuts New ‘All-In Cash Out’ Feature

PokerStars has recently unveiled a new insurance feature that will not only protect players from bad bets but also make the cash games even more exciting. Referred to as ‘All-In Cash Out’, the new feature was debuted on the online poker operator’s .NET play money site but the company reportedly has plans to continue to […]

PokerStars Rolls Out Short Deck 6+ Hold’em Spin & Go’s

PokerStars Rolls Out Short Deck 6+ Hold’em Spin & Go’s

Renowned poker operator has officially become the first online poker platform to unveil short deck lottery tournament with the launch of its 6+ Hold’em Spin & Go events on Thursday, July 25. Players with access to the dot-com client of the poker room are now able to enjoy the poker operator’s offerings and they can […]

888 Given Green Light for Shared Liquidity in Portugal/Spain

888 Given Green Light for Shared Liquidity in Portugal/Spain

Serviço Regulação e Inspeção de Jogos do Turismo de Portugal (SRIJ), the Portuguese gaming regulator has recently given 888 the go-ahead to offer shared liquidity online poker with neighboring Spain. Launched in early 2018, the shared liquidity project was a culmination of prolonged negotiations between the gaming regulators of Portugal, Spain, Italy, and France in […]

Poker Community Mourns Russian Poker Star Liliya Novikova

Poker Community Mourns Russian Poker Star Liliya Novikova

On Wednesday, June 12, the poker community received some very disturbing news that one of their own, Liliya “Liay5” Novikova had passed away at the young age in an accident at her home. The esports player and renowned Twitch streamer was found deceased in the bathtub by an elderly neighbor at her parents’ apartment. According […]