Poker News

Zynga and PokerStars See Drops in Q3 Poker Revenue

The world’s two most popular poker sites, PokerStars and Zynga Poker, both suffered decreases in poker revenue during the third quarter of 2018.

What’s Next for Gambling Legislation in the US?

The mid-term elections had a minimal impact on gambling legislation in the US, but there is plenty of behind-the-scenes activity taking place to be aware of.

PokerStars Fusion Combines Hold’em and Pot Limit Omaha

A new brand of poker has been rolled out by PokerStars that blends Texas Hold’em with Omaha, a hybrid that the game’s innovators call “Fusion Poker.”

Absolute Poker to Finally Honor Outstanding Payments

Absolute Poker is one step closer to honor its outstanding debts to people affected in the 2007 scandal, GCG has revealed.

Ignition Releases Update to Casino and Poker Platforms

Ignition rolled out some changes to its poker and casino offerings, adding live dealers and leaderboards in the casino and mobile-friendly MTTs for poker.

888 Poker Wild Surprise Freerolls Up To $20K in Cash Twice Daily

A new wacky, Wild Surprise promo is underway at 888 Poker that allows players to enter daily freerolls that could pay out as much as $20,000 twice a day.

Ignition Kicks Off $3.5 Million GTD Golden Spade Poker Open

Ignition Poker’s popular Golden Spade Poker Open (GSPO) with $3.5 million guaranteed began Saturday October 13 and will run through November 8.

Party Poker Launches New BIG Bounty Hunters MTT Schedule

Party Poker rolled out a new MTT schedule that includes a half dozen daily Progressive Knockout (PKO) tournaments called BIG Bounty Hunters events.

Party Poker and PokerStars Offer Mega Satellites to Huge Events

Both Party Poker and PokerStars have scheduled monster tournaments with massive prize pools. Tons of satellites are available at each site.

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.