Getting To Know partypoker’s Steven DWStevie Kok

Ben Hamill - May 19, 2020

21-year-old Poker streamer Steven ‘DWStevie’ Kok says he’s positively “digging winning” in his capacity of official Twitch team member. The Netherlands-based streamer was signed by famous online Poker room p...Read More

WPT Goes Online With partypoker

Ben Hamill - March 18, 2020

There’s a whole lot of exciting Poker headed our way, even amidst all of the deadly Coronavirus drama. Great news is that the , in association with online giant partypoker, will in May of this year be hosting its very first WPT Onli...Read More

Mobile Poker Moves To Portrait Mode

Ben Hamill - March 08, 2020

Operators are shaking it up in the spirit of making online more accessible to mobile clients. The fact is: horizontal video has adapted to typical mobile behaviour. And it’s a basic thing of efficient practicality too. Mobile devic...Read More

partypoker Heads To Russia For High Stakes Action

Ben Hamill - February 28, 2020

It’s official: is heading to Russia. Specifically, partypoker is bringing the best in high-stakes Poker to Russia - winter or no winter. Not that things aren’t already heating up at host venue Casino Sochi. This is the highes...Read More

partypoker Announces Cash Game Leaderboards

Ben Hamill - February 17, 2020

Cash game leaderboards are all the rage right now. And if Poker is your thing then the good news is that online Poker operator a couple of days ago announced that cash game leaderboards will soon be implemented as a means by which to rew...Read More

WSOP Announces New International Stops

Ben Hamill - December 11, 2019

Going big on international circuit stops has been a dream tirelessly pursued by the WSOP over the course of recent years. And it now seems as if all of the Poker giant’s hard work has started to pay off in a huge way...Read More

partypoker Determined To Recover From Flop

Ben Hamill - November 06, 2019

partypoker says that it will be issuing some $600,000 in additional cash and perks over and above general refunds to players after a major system error caused havoc with and led to the cancellation of its MILLION onlin...Read More

Poker Site Owner Has His Say Over High Stakes Players

Ben Hamill - September 28, 2019

High-stakes online Poker players are no more than the bait the lures the rest of the thousands of little fish in the pond to a central location. Thus spoke Rob Young, part owner of partypoker and owner of Dusk Till Daw...Read More

PokerStars Mixes It Up On The Big Blind

Ben Hamill - September 11, 2019

Frustrated with having to guestimate your next move on PokerStars because you simply do not possess the faculty of super-human abacus skills? The operator has heeded the cries for change and has implemented a brand-new...Read More

MVS and partypoker At Loggerheads Over HUDs

Ben Hamill - June 19, 2019

Even though its perfectly sensible that online Poker operator partypoker would have made the decision to ban the use of HUDs, one tends to forget that there is a developer behind the product that is heads-up display software, and that obv...Read More

Alias Name Changes Implemented By partypoker

Ben Hamill - June 12, 2019

Major online Poker operator partypoker, a division of GVC Holdings, has declared war on players making use of HUDs in an attempt to gain an unfair advantage over other, and often-times less experienced, players. The result is that newer p...Read More

Francois Billard Wins MILLIONS Tournament

Ben Hamill - June 09, 2019

One has to wonder whether Canadian Francois Billard, upon having entered partypoker’s MILLIONS North America tournament, actually thought that he would end up hoisting the trophy of victory on high only days later, having just laid ...Read More

Pennsylvania To Offer Online Poker

Ben Hamill - April 27, 2019

Pennsylvania To Offer Online Poker If any one day on this year’s calendar promises to be happy day then it’s without a doubt July 15. The 15th of July will see residents of the state of Pennsylvan...Read More

PokerStars & UFC Enjoy Joint-Venture Spoils

Ben Hamill - April 21, 2019

It’s the coming together of two of the world’s greatest entertainment brands: Ultimate Fighting Championship and ultimate Poker. But what do MMA (Mixed Martial Arts) and Poker have in common? Not much, until now that is. The a...Read More

partypoker Ramps Up Anti-Fraud Efforts

Ben Hamill - April 20, 2019

Online Poker operator partypoker is making good on its promises of tightening the noose around the neck of fraudsters, and with renewed resolve. The operator recently confirmed having closed down a total of 277 “bot” accounts ...Read More

Partypoker Closes No-Limit Gaming Twitch Deal

Ben Hamill - March 28, 2019

Partypoker is on an all-out mission to become the next big Poker platform. The latest in an endeavour to do so is that the brand has inked a sponsorship deal with No-Limit Gaming, a high-stakes Poker and eSports brand. All of this in an a...Read More

Poker’s Big 3 Under The Looking Glass

Ben Hamill - March 27, 2019

The Big 3 online Poker brands have been in constant competition with one another, and PokerStars, partypoker and 888poker each had its own story to tell when the revenue figures for the latest close of year were recently released. One can...Read More

Jake Cody Leaves The PokerStars Family

Ben Hamill - March 18, 2019

Despite the fact that nobody has made any move to confirm or challenge the rumour, it certainly appears as if the youngest ever winner of the Triple Crown is no longer affiliated with PokerStars. Jake Cody certainly was regarded as one of...Read More

Koon Kicks Ivey Off The Top 10 List

Ben Hamill - March 15, 2019

As if being forced, admittedly all of one’s one doing, to resort to playing low-budget Poker and having your name stripped from one of the most esteemed Poker rooms in Vegas isn’t bad enough, Poker’s disgraced golden boy...Read More

PartyPoker Partners With The Thirst Lounge

Ben Hamill - February 19, 2019

Bill Perkins is a true visionary. In 2016, the hedge fund manager turned film director, who also happens to be a keen Poker player, decided that it was time to join in on the Twitch revolution and explore the world of Internet streaming. ...Read More

Gaudreault-Remillard Takes Montreal WPT DeepStacks Title

Ben Hamill - February 13, 2019

Poker player Martin Gaudreault-Remillard is just as full of swag as his name suggests. The player, who has to date only racked up one other tournament score, has won the CA$1,650 buy-in WPT Deep Stacks Montreal Main Event at the Playgroun...Read More

February 3rd A Big Day for Online Poker

Ben Hamill - February 07, 2019

Dozens of enthusiastic online grinders won huge on Sunday, February 3 thanks to 888poker’s innovative RakeLESS promo. Also on the table for players on the day was partypoker’s KO series, PokerStars’ Turbo Series, and a c...Read More

‘AU555’ of Ukraine Wins the Sunday Million

Ben Hamill - January 30, 2019

On January 27, PokerStars ran its for the first time after the iconic poker website permanently reduced the event’s buy-ins from $215 to $109. Any concerns about the tourney’s $1 million guarantee not being reached were soon ...Read More

PartyPoker’s Live MILLIONS Dates Unveiled

Ben Hamill - January 10, 2019

Premium poker brand PartyPoker has officially revealed the dates for its 2019 Live MILLIONS Events. The brand is already running its added value online qualifiers for the highly anticipated first event, which is set to...Read More

Bicknell Named Female Player of the Year

Ben Hamill - January 06, 2019

As the new year kicks off, the Global Poker Index (GPI) rankings for the 2018 year have been revealed. Canada’s Kristen Bicknell once again secured a couple of great victories for her country, edging out Mike Leah for the top Canadi...Read More

partypoker Makes History Online

Ben Hamill - December 13, 2018

History was made last week as online Poker once again managed to re-invent itself. The biggest online Poker tournament in history ran on partypoker, proving that the game of Poker has evolved into something that is bigger and better than ...Read More

Sundays Sizzle with partypoker Tournaments

Ben Hamill - December 02, 2018

Sundays have long had a reputation as the busiest tournament days at online poker websites. However, November 25 was a particularly action-filled event for players at partypoker, who enjoyed the end to the massive $10 million guaranteed K...Read More

WPT and Partypoker Decide to Join Forces

Ben Hamill - November 11, 2018

After a period of social media fights and name-calling, Canadian firm Partypoker and the World Poker Tour (WPT) have at long last reached an amicable agreement. They will soon be jointly holding a series of live tournaments in both Europe...Read More

WPT Montreal Coming Up Soon

Ben Hamill - October 23, 2018

The iconic WPT (World Poker Tour) Montreal will return to the Playground Poker Club for the seventh consecutive year in 2018. The event will take place from October 26 to November 4 this ...Read More

WPT Releases its Montreal Event Schedule

Ben Hamill - September 23, 2018

The World Poker Tour (WPT) and partypoker LIVE have officially revealed a slew of , which will spoil a handful of players with the chance to participate in European and Canadian live events. The promos&r...Read More

DDoS Attacks Hit 888Poker Before XL Series

Ben Hamill - September 18, 2018

The notorious group of women and men donning ‘fsociety’ masks struck again this week, this time hitting 888Poker with a series of catastrophic DDoS (Distributed Denial of Service) attacks. The saga has rocked the online gambli...Read More

WSOP-C Colossus Enjoys Record Attendance

Ben Hamill - September 05, 2018

When the , the local gaming community was virtually abuzz with excitement. This initial excitement continued well onto the felt as well, as the first event of the iconic series enjoyed record-smashing attendance on Day 1. WSOP-C kicked o...Read More

Poker Giants Team Up for Canadian Events

Ben Hamill - September 04, 2018

are once again teaming up in a four-year deal to bring players world-class live tournaments in Canada and Europe. The new partnership will facilitate up to seven events during the duration of the agreement, with each tourney offering pri...Read More

Pascal Lefrancois Wins Big at Barcelona

Ben Hamill - August 30, 2018

, this year’s partypoker LIVE MILLIONS Grand Final Barcelona Main Event was still a roaring success. This year, it was pro player Pascal Lefrancois who walked away victorious, winning an unbelievable €1,700,000 and the grand wi...Read More

Online Poker Sites Suffer DDoS Attacks

Ben Hamill - August 22, 2018

The online poker industry has recently been plagued by a spate of Distributed Denial of Service (DDoS) attacks, with three highly popular gaming websites being impacted by the onslaught. Initial reports of the attacks emerged on US-facin...Read More