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Exclusive Interview: CEO Navkiran Singh talks about the National Poker Series, PokerBaazi, the growth of poker in India and some upcoming events

Baazi Games is one of the country’s leading online game start-ups, comprised of four local game brands (BallBaazi.com, PokerBaazi.com, MapBaazi.com and Baazi Mobile Gaming) which will host the second edition of India’s largest online poker tournament – National Series of Poker. The tournament series offers both new and experienced poker players an equal chance to […]

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How to deal with poker ups and downs

Playing poker can take you on a mental and emotional roller coaster. When you win, you can feel like you’ve mastered the game and never lose again. When you lose it can break your confidence and you may start to wonder if you even know how to play the game. Each poker player handles these […]

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How will the Ukrainian crisis affect poker?

the Russian invasion of Ukraine a week ago shocked the world to the core. Weeks of postures had fooled even the most knowledgeable observers into thinking it was all for show. And now the mainstream media is making headlines mentioning nuclear weapons and Armageddon. The world has changed a lot in the past seven days, […]

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GGPoker Receives Online Gaming License from Ontario to Operate WSOP Online Poker Room

Courtesy of PokerGO NSUS Limited, the parent company of GGPokerreceived an online gaming license in Ontario — and the domain it registered to operate under license is nothing else than WSOP.California, fuse poker can exclusively reveal. Neither GGPoker nor WSOP discussed their plans for the Canadian online gaming market. However, this license application leads to […]

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888 “Ready to Go” Online Poker, Casino and Sportsbook in Ontario Next Month

We’re thrilled to be licensed…and can’t wait to hit the market when it officially opens.Global online gaming giant 888 Assets – the parent company of 888poker, casino and sports – will be be ready with a full list of online games in Ontario next monthincluding online pokerrevealed the company. In a press release on Thursday, […]

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Play against the pros in BetMGM Poker USA’s Poker Mania Tournament Series

March Poker Mania come to BetMGM Poker United States this month giving players an amazing chance to compete with the pros. Depending on the state they are playing from, players will be able to play against BetMGM ambassador Darren Eliasas well as significant benefits Andrew Neemeand Matt Berkey. March Poker Mania games are very similar […]

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Why would Pennsylvania seek to compact for online poker?

Eleven years after its closure in the United States, regulated online poker has once again become a force. States that have an adequately sized AKA player pool, such as Pennsylvania and Michigan, are seeing very decent numbers for their online poker products (and online casino operations in general). States that don’t have enough players – […]

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BetMGM Bounty Blitz Poker Fest NJ Guarantees Over $200,000 Prize Pool

the BetMGM Bounty Blitz Poker Fest is the latest tournament series announced by the partypoker american network. The series features up to three events each night in New Jersey. The tournament series guarantees over $200,000 in prize pool winnings. The poker series takes off from February 20-27 and will feature 24 events with buy-ins rranging […]

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A complete beginner’s guide to the NFT poker scene

One of the biggest buzz lately in the poker community has been talking about NFT. These are digital collectibles and NFT stands for “non-fungible tokens” – and seems to be the talk of the industry. Those “tokens” are digital moments and can be collected like baseball cards – only in a format that offers even […]

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GGPoker Announces $150 GGMasters Overlay Edition with $5 Million Guaranteed

Pay once and play poker In one of the most outspoken and anticipated names for an online poker tournament we’ve ever seen, GGPoker announced the GGMasters Overlay Edition tournament on Monday, scheduled for Sunday, March 20. The $150 event comes with a stunning $5 million guaranteed prize pool. And therein lies the reason for the […]

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Top 10 reasons to play “Exploitative Poker”

In recent years, most high-level poker strategy has focused on exploitation and optimal game theory. There has definitely been a shift towards the latter with GTO gaining popularity around the world and especially among high-level gamers. While this is a fascinating strategy to discuss, is it the best and most profitable way to gamble online? […]

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Shared Liquidity in American Online Poker? It’s closer than you think

Online poker in the United States could soon get a big boost as it seems shared liquidity is just around the corner. This is because an ongoing lawsuit against the United States Department of Justice on the interpretation of the Wire Act by a previous administration, coupled with recent developments in from michigan deployment of […]

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Affilka launches new affiliate marketing module for poker sites

Affilka by SOFTSWISS expands the capabilities of its affiliate marketing tracking platform with the launch of a new module for poker sites. Affilka can now provide its services not only to online casinos and sportsbooks, but also to online poker sites. The new poker module will be allow customers operating online poker sites to also […]

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Affilka by SOFTSWISS Launches Poker Module – Gambling Industry News Europe

Reading time: 3 minutes Affilka by SOFTSWISS expands the capabilities of its affiliate marketing tracking platform with the launch of a new module for poker sites. Affilka can now provide its services not only to online casinos and sportsbooks, but also to online poker sites. The new poker module will allow customers operating online poker […]

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ICE Poker attracts thousands of players to the metaverse

Marketed as a “free-to-play” game in the metaverse, access to ICE Poker is locked behind the ownership of a portable – which now commands a minimum price of 2.4 ETH ($6900) on marketplaces like OpenSea. An example of the wearables available at ICE Poker, which have proven to be a hit with online poker players […]

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Why buying NFTs is the +EV game for poker pros

Poker players’ fascination with NFTs has reached record highs over the past few months, with several prominent professional players like Bill PerkinsJeff Gross and Mike McDonald all use NFTs as social media profile pictures. The phenomenon coincides with a stage in online poker where the skill gap is narrowing between professionals and amateurs. An excess […]

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A Year of Online Poker in Michigan: Where It Came From and Where It Goed

On January 29, 2021, PokerStars was cleared to launch online poker in Michigan – the first operator to receive state regulatory approval. When the first virtual hands were dealt, Michigan became the fifth US state to regulate online poker and the third for PokerStars. A year later, the market has grown considerably. There are now […]

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The popular European Tour Irish Poker Open returns after a two-year hiatus

Live poker tournaments in Europe are on the rise as several operators have resumed operations. Among them is the Irish Poker Open (Initial Public Offering) in Dublin, which announced the return of the popular festival which kicks off in April. Hosting the poker event in person suddenly became possible following the government removal of most […]

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BetMGM Poker NJ: The No. 1 Operator in the New Jersey Online Poker Market in 2021

BetMGM Poker NJ had a record year in 2021 and is already optimistic about 2022, showing no plans for a slowdown. The three Garden State online poker operators had moments to be proud of last year, but as they each look back and assess the past 12 months, BetMGM will be happiest with what they’ve […]

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Multi-table tournaments come to RIO Poker in time for US launch

Shutterstock/Iron Gregory After operating internationally for less than three years, Roll it once in poker closed. Phil Galfond shocked the online poker community with the December 30 announcement, offering players only four days notice. The good news: the announcement included stimulus plans for the legal and regulated online poker market in the United States. When […]

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Spartan Poker Launches First-Ever Gaming NFTs in India at Upcoming IOPC Flagship Event

Globally today, online games are no longer just an entertainment or pastime that a select few indulge in to kill time; it is a serious and growing business. India’s online gaming market is also experiencing a paradigm shift and growing at an exponential rate, with its growing middle class willing to shell out cash for […]

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Create your own private online poker game with ClubESOP

Poker players are going crazy for ClubESOP, a new subscription site that offers 100% legal online poker. As long as users are 18, they can compete and win prizes. Best of all, there is no buy-in, no deposit, no rake, and no risk to players as the site operates under raffle rules. Players register for […]

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Top 10 poker goals for 2022

With the new year approaching, it’s time to make some poker resolutions and try to make 2022 really matter. For poker players, the question of motivation and goals always plays an important role, so I wanted to touch on the best poker goals you can set for yourself as the new year approaches. The truth […]

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The complex issue of real-time assistants in online poker

The natural evolution of information “The digital camera is a wonderful invention because it allows us to remember… instantly.” ~Demetri Martin We are an impatient species. Our world is built on biology but once we start to understand it, we turn it into technology. In defense of the “wizards” changing the poker landscape around him, […]

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BetMGM Poker kicks off 2022 with Double Trouble Series

BetMGM Poker unveiled its first online poker festival of 2022 — The Double Trouble Series. The events start on Friday January 21 and last for ten days, until Sunday January 30. The series is set in all three jurisdictions: New Jersey, Pennsylvania, and Michigan. There are 20 events on each schedule at BetMGM Poker, but […]

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Patrick ‘pleno1’ Leonard takes first place in online poker rankings

This week, Patrick Leonard is on his fifth career trip to the top of the online poker rankings. (photo: partypoker) It’s another trip to the top of the online poker rankings for UK online pro Patrick ‘pleno1’ Leonard, who, thanks to a dominant end of 2021 and an early start to the new year, is […]

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The biggest winners in online poker – HighStakesDB

The Internet has revolutionized the game of poker. Gamers can enjoy their favorite games from the comfort of their home, office, or anywhere in the world, as long as they have an internet connection. The best online poker players in the world have similar characteristics. They can play at multiple tables, compete in nosebleed stakes […]

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Poker Industry PRO in 2021: Twelve Most Compelling In-Depth Features

Top line: “On Sunday January 3, the World Series of Poker crowned a winner of the annual $ 10,000 Main Event at the Rio All-Suite Hotel and Casino in Las Vegas. Key points to remember: On Sunday January 3, the World Series of Poker crowned a flagship annual Main Event winner at $ 10,000. The […]

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How US online poker could develop if IGT wins a lawsuit against the DOJ

Pixabay If a trial that IGT and its US-based affiliate filed against the Biden last month MJ Goes as America’s gambling lawyers expect, U.S. online poker could expand to several other states in no time, and it could open the doors to shared cash with Michigan and Pennsylvania . It’s because IGT, the largest video […]

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Why poker players love to invest in crypto – CryptoMode

Many poker players are starting to take an interest in investing in crypto. They love to play the game, but they want to be able to withdraw their winnings – and see their winnings eventually appreciate over time after investing them properly. Why is crypto so popular among poker players then? One of the reasons […]

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Virtue Gaming launches play-to-earn encryption model to bring online poker to US players

On Friday, Virtue Gaming, a decentralized online poker platform built on the Ethereum (ETH) blockchain, launched the first play-to-earn digital poker casino in the United States. In the United States, only six states (Nevada, Delaware, New Jersey, Pennsylvania, West Virginia and Michigan) have legalized and currently regulate online poker. The country has been slow to […]

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Online poker legend Dusty “Leatherass” Schmidt reportedly dies at 40

03 December 2021 Chad Holloway December 2, pro golf Kevin Na posted on social networks as his friend, Dusty Schmidt, had died at the age of 40. The cause of the death of the online poker legend was not immediately known. Na wrote: “He was a prominent junior golfer who played professional golf for a […]

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Adoption of online poker in South Africa – Malawi Nyasa Times

The rise of online poker in South Africa Being one of Africa’s fastest growing countries, South Africa is a hotbed for a lot of development. With improvements such as internet penetration and better infrastructure, we have seen the rise of many industries. These included entertainment, electronic commerce and even gambling. Gambling is generally a very […]

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Next Generation Free Poker Game Pays You To Play, Metaverse Poker Is Here

The online poker experience is about to receive a major upgrade as Polker’s beta launch is about to go live. Polker was created using Unreal Engine 4 and is the first free to play poker game that is designed to be an immersive experience that allows players to interact with each other in a highly […]

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What style of online poker play is right for you?

Poker is one of the most famous games. And with the pandemic, more and more people have taken to online poker because it acts as brain pumps. So if you want to indulge in something that requires your 100% concentration and strengthens your brain and nerve cells, then playing poker is the right option for […]

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HunnyPoker: the first online P2P poker game at BSC Yield Aggregator

If you like Texas Hold’em, try your luck to win more HUNNY at HunnyPoker. HunnyPoker is the first peer-to-peer online poker game integrated with a BSC yield aggregator to create an immersive online poker experience for all users. PancakeHunny aims to create more utility through gamification and with all transactions and settlements done on smart […]

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Octro in India launches global 3D online poker game

Octro Inc, an Indian mobile gaming company, recently announced the global launch of a 3D poker application called Octro Poker. Funded by Sequoia Capital, Octro already operates the hit TeenPatti, a 3-card mobile casino game in India that has repeatedly ranked as the number one and most played game in the world. Octro’s success with […]

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Connecticut Governor Enacts Online Poker, Casino and Sports Bill – CT Online Gambling Bill Comes into Force July 1

Connecticut Governor Ned Lamont signed House Bill 6451 into law on Friday May 28, manufacturing CT the sixth US state to legalize online casinos and the seventh to regulate online poker. The bill is expected to come into force on July 1, 2021. The governor’s signature was the last step in the process after the […]

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Connecticut to legalize online poker, casino gambling and sports betting

The state of Connecticut is poised to become the seventh state to legalize online poker in the USA and the sixth to authorize online casino games after the state House of Representatives passed a bill allowing gambling last week by a 122-21 margin. House Bill 6451 was then sent to the State Senate, and on […]

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Octro Inc. announces the global launch of the online poker game “Octro Poker”

NEW DELHI, May 3, 2021 /PRNewswire/ — Octro Inc, india The leader in mobile gaming has announced the global launch of Octro Poker, one of the world’s most immersive 3D poker apps. The game is available to be played in real time in different modes like Blind Poker, 5 Card Poker, Slots in Texas Hold’em […]

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Octro Inc. Announces Global Launch of Online Poker Game ‘Octro Poker’

NEW DELHI, May 3, 2021 / CNW / – Octro Inc, india The leading mobile gaming company has announced the global launch of Octro Poker, one of the world’s most immersive 3D poker apps. The game is available to be played in real time in different modes like Blind Poker, 5 Card Poker, Slots in […]

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Police raid on underground poker game in Tokyo with links to Yakuza

An underground Tokyo poker club with links to Japan’s largest organized crime syndicate, Yakuza, was raided after authorities received anonymous reports that the game was helping fund the group. Several local media are reporting that the game was raided on April 24, and undisclosed poker tables, chips, playing cards and cash were seized. Police said […]

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Everything You Need To Know About The Game Of Poker – A Basic Guide

Poker is a card game that involves the proper functioning of the cards that are in the deck. You should know that a deck of cards consists of 52 cards in total and once a person buys it, she can see the different cards in the deck. It should be noted that each card in […]

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Famous celebrities who play poker

If you can earn millions of dollars in a career doing anything, there has to be an element of skill involved. If it was all luck, our perception of the world would be challenged, working hard to succeed would mean nothing. Bill Gates, a stroke of luck? Impossible. The famous poker players we’re going to […]

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Online poker and casino gaming businesses triple as casinos close

With the closure of the casinos, players have turned en masse to online poker and other casino games. Revenues from online casino games like poker and slots totaled $ 402 million in the second quarter of 2020, tripling the numbers from last year, according to a new report. Visit the Business Insider homepage for more […]

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The Easiest Ways to Bring Your Home Poker Game Online

Here is a list of the best places to play online poker games from home. Tournaments and cash games are available, for both mobile and desktop platforms. The global pandemic, social distancing, quarantine and closure of casinos and card rooms have been devastating for live poker games, especially home friendly games. Live poker mixes physical […]

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9 adjustments for your poker game in the event of a pandemic

June 10, 2020 Poker strategy Cash games in live poker rooms are just starting to reopen. Despite this, many of us in the United States play online games that we have created with other gamers. Someone we work with here at CardsChat may or may not have been extremely excited in their private home online […]

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Tobey Maguire’s partner in their high-stakes poker game explains how the two robbed Hollywood’s elite for millions

Getty Image / Handout I’ve always been very intrigued by that opening poker scene in Ocean 11 where Brad Pitt teaches Topher Grace and other celebrities how to play high stakes poker. There was such a sense of reality brought to this scene that I knew there had to be a much deeper story. Turns […]

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How to play an online poker game with lonely friends

Not so long ago, we made a commitment not to promote gambling. However, during the week I lost a few bobs while playing poker with friends. It wasn’t about the game at all. We had all played poker together before, even though we hadn’t played in a few months. With everyone isolated, we realized everyone […]

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How Hank Azaria and David Schwimmer’s Poker Game Beat Forties

09:51March, 31st How the poker games of the rich and famous differ from your Game at home? The stakes are probably higher to begin with, but it turns out that the chat is largely the same. Andy Bellin, Director of Lovelace and writer on the next one Film by Phil Ivey, wrote a essay for […]

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Toilet paper poker game slammed, coronavirus critics hit back

March 23, 2020 Latest poker news The novel coronavirus may be causing a boom for online poker operators, but a club in the UK has divided opinion on its view of the crisis. Toilet paper game sparks outrage as English poker club tries to bring smiles during the coronavirus crisis. (Image: Twitter / @ ElthamTerrace) […]

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Brian Koppelman isn’t letting coronavirus slow weekly poker play

March 18, 2020 Latest Poker News “Rounders” co-writer Brian Koppelman isn’t letting the coronavirus slow down his weekly poker game. Just as working from home is becoming the American norm, the New York film producer is using some of the same online tools for remote offices to keep his home game together. “Rounders” co-writer Brian […]

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PokerStars to put aside power-up for eSports hybrid poker game

If you’re a fan of the PokerStars Power Up esports hybrid title, we’ve got some bad news for you. The online poker giant has decided to withdraw its unique gaming offering, Power Up, from its lineup after operating it for more than two years. “PokerStars has made the decision to remove [Power Up] the poker […]

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Poker Basics: How Casinos Make Money From Poker

It’s no secret that casinos are all about making money. Every game, be it roulette, blackjack, baccarat, or slots, has an inherent advantage for the casino which is commonly referred to as the house edge. The advantage is usually on the order of a few percentage points (different from game to game), ensuring that over […]

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Unfold Poker: Your Guide to the Latest Poker Game from PokerStars

PokerStars announced in September that it would be phasing out Unfold. Originally introduced as a permanent addition to the company’s offering, PokerStars’ latest gambling innovation is set to drop in the coming days. “Following a strategic review, we have made the decision to fold ‘Unfold’,” Séverin Rasset, director of poker innovation and operations, said in […]

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The “LeBron James Of Poker” arrested for organizing an illegal poker game in New York

The NYPD arrested Geeta Sing for having organized an illegal game of poker in New York. Singh was called the “LeBron James of poker” and was also reportedly found with stashes of cocaine and heroin. Singh was arrested in Atlanta and flown to New York two weeks after the police raid on the game on […]

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PokerStars launches social poker game in US and Australia

Aug 26, 2018 Matthew pitt The group of stars started rolling out a new social poker game, Play PokerStars, to residents of the United States and Australia which gives them the opportunity to replay online poker. Poker players in the United States and Australia have had a tough time in recent years, with real money […]

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NYPD arrests Meetup.com $1-$2 poker game organizers

New York authorities said on Friday they had busted a clandestine poker operation that used social networking site Meetup.com to find players. The New York City Special Narcotics Attorney’s Office said 32 people have been arrested for narcotics, money laundering and gambling. Authorities alleged David Diaz, 52, of New York City, was the “boss” of […]

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Shares of Chinese Internet Poker Gaming Firms Slump Amid Ban Reports

HONG KONG (Reuters) – Shares of Chinese companies offering online and mobile poker games have lost up to a fifth of their value over the past week, following reports in local media that the government would ban all poker-related apps from June 1. FILE PHOTO – A man looks at his mobile phone screen in […]

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Six Key Steps to Practicing Better Poker Game Selection

March 01, 2018 There are literally thousands of articles on improving your skills at the poker table. But I would like to discuss a different skill that is less often considered. Instead of addressing what you do at the table, I want to talk about finding the right table. Here are six steps you can […]

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Launch of a “live” dealer online poker game at the Golden Nugget in New Jersey

11:59Jan 17 Online poker and gambling continue to evolve in New Jersey as Golden Nugget Casino launched a poker-themed game with a live dealer. Casino Hold’em, including the live dealer functionality, launched last month for online players located in the Garden State. The game is available from 3:00 p.m. to 3:00 a.m. every day. “To […]

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Golden Nugget NJ Launches Live Dealer Online Poker Casino Game

Live resellers as online casino games are increasingly becoming a key part of the New Jersey market. Last example: Golden Nugget is expanding its direct reseller offering to Casino Hold’em, a home poker game. Learn more about Golden Nugget Casino Hold’em The new type of live dealer online gambling launched just before Xmas. Live dealer […]

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Do you suspect cheating in a poker game? Here’s what to do about it

December 05, 2016 Last week I attended a concert by the Asheville Symphony Orchestra, the largest classical music organization in my new hometown. One of the pieces performed was “Suites of Billy the kid,” written by the then unknown Aaron Copland in 1939. I’ve heard recordings of this play several times, but it wasn’t until […]

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“Hush! Poker Game in Progress: Table Chat Dos and Don’ts

February 18, 2015 Some things are unequivocal wrong for poker. Cheating. Tanking for routine, inconsequential decisions. And slow rolling. Some things are unequivocal Well for poker, such as many new players entering the game or, at some point, the availability of online poker across the United States. And some things are more mixed. Take, for […]

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Washington State Shuts Down Penny-Ante Poker Game at Senior Center

The public must now be safer. Washington state has ended a 25-year pinochle penny-ante game at a senior center in the town of Snohomish, King’s News 5 announced Tuesday evening. About five years ago, the city passed an ordinance to prevent for-profit card rooms from opening, and apparently thanks to some murky language in the […]

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Delaware launches free online poker game on Facebook; Real Money Gambling Game For October

August 28, 2013 Delaware’s plans to launch the first real-money regulated online casino in the United States took a big step forward on Wednesday. The three state casinos have launched a free online gambling site that offers poker, slots, blackjack and roulette games. The free game site, available at Facebook through the DoubleDownCasino platform, will […]

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A game software developer tries to fix flaws in the game of poker

A poker software developer plans to implement a patch this week for a vulnerability recently discovered by two security researchers who analyzed one of its gaming applications. Malta-based B3W Group said it identified the fundamental problem highlighted in a report published last week by Luigi Auriemma and Donato Ferrante of ReVuln, a vulnerability research consultancy […]