Poker News

PokerStars to Release Virtual Reality Poker

PokerStars introduced a beta version of PokerStars VR, a Virtual Reality poker game that may just revolutionize online poker someday.

888 Poker Announces God of the Arena PKO Poker Series

888 Poker will host the “God of the Arena” poker series, 12 events under a PKO format and a Main Event with a guaranteed $1,000,000 in prize money.

WPN to Spread Six Plus Hold’em in MTTs at Online Super Series

The Winning Poker Network has announced a new Online Super Series set for October, and Six Plus Hold’em will be added to tournament games.

China Play Money Poker App Forced to Shut Down

Facing possible sanctions due to a government crackdown, Tencent has been forced to pull the plug on its “Everyday Texas Hold’Em” free play poker game.

$500,000 MILLIONS Passport Party Poker Promotion

Party Poker is offering players the opportunity to be constantly on the go, dropping by excellent luxurious venues and participate in poker competitions.

New Poker Site Run It Once Nears Launch

The wait is nearly over for his Run It Once poker site to launch as Galfond has released a YouTube video announcing that real money testing will begin soon.

Party Poker Software Update Includes Big Blind View

A software upgrade at Party Poker included the ability to see your chip stack and that of your opponents in terms of the number of big blinds remaining.

Americas Cardroom, PokerStars Prepare to Launch Short Deck Poker

Americas Cardroom and PokerStars will soon be launching separate versions of “Short Deck Poker,” also known as “Six Plus Hold’em.”

WPN to Host Two Million Dollar Events on Sunday Sept. 2

Online poker is alive and well in the US at the Winning Poker Network (WPN) as two Million Dollar Sunday tournaments will be played this Sunday.

Ignition Adds 14 Tourneys for Labor Day Including $75K Main Event

Ignition Poker and Bovada Poker on the Pai Wang Luo Poker Network will host 14 additional poker tournaments, including a $75,000 guaranteed Main Event.

888 Poker ChampionChips Series Returns With $175,000 GTD

888 poker’s ChampionChips Series is set for September 2-9 2018 and features $175,000 in guaranteed prize money over 18 events, with entry fees as low as $1.

Americas Cardroom: Free Poker Money. No Deposit Required!

Americas Cardroom is giving new players a time-limited opportunity get their hands on some free poker money with no deposit required.

PokerStars Reports 90% Success Rate Versus Bots and Collusion

PokerStars is very vigilant about combating nefarious behavior and reports that its success rate at thwarting collusion and bot use by players is 90%.

Party Poker Adds “Click Cards” to Suite of POWERFEST Promos

Party Poker’s POWERFEST just became more valuable at no extra cost with the addition of a Click Cards promotion that will dole out free tournament tickets.

PokerStars Rakes $217 Million in Q2 Poker Revenue

World’s top real money poker site released its financials for the Q2 of 2018, $217 million in poker revenue, resulting in a 6.9% year over year increase.

Online Poker Players Refunded After DDOS Attacks

A recent spate of incidents that were reported as both DDoS attacks and technical difficulties were suffered by popular online poker sites over the last few days, forcing the cancellation of tournaments. Players can rest assured that the poker rooms affected will dutifully provide refunds.