Posted by Carolyn on Jan 18, 2018 Posted in Online Poker News, Poker Gossip, Poker Industry News | No Comments »

Cryptocurrency continues to make huge strides in online poker as CoinPoker.com gets ready to launch the first stage of its ICO sale tomorrow. In November 2017, the cryptocurrency-based online poker room CoinPoker launched the pre-ICO sale of its CHP (CHiP) tokens, a new cryptocurrency that can be usedRead Full Article

Posted by Carolyn on Jan 04, 2018 Posted in High Stakes Poker News, Live Poker News, Poker Gossip, US Poker News | No Comments »

Those who love comedy and are in-love with Las Vegas will be sure to enjoy Fox TV’s latest comedy series titled ‘LA to Vegas’. The new sitcom debuted on January 2, 2018 and follows the crew and passengers of a budget airline called Jackpot Airlines as they flyRead Full Article

Posted by Carolyn on Dec 25, 2017 Posted in High Stakes Poker News, Poker Gossip, Poker Players | No Comments »

Some poker pros have gained a reputation over the years of indulging in a crazy lifestyle that includes accepting weird and strange prop bets. That trend continued in 2017 as there were a number of strange prop bets accepted by poker players. We take a look at someRead Full Article

Posted by Carolyn on Dec 25, 2017 Posted in High Stakes Poker News, Poker Gossip | No Comments »

Molly’s Game, which got pushed for a Christmas Day release, might just fit the description of a poker movie for the new generation of Millennial players who grew up to witness the rise of gaming, gambling, and online poker. The movie is based on the real life storyRead Full Article

Posted by Carolyn on Dec 10, 2017 Posted in Online Poker News, Poker Gossip, Poker Site News, US Poker News | No Comments »

Full Tilt Poker was one of the most popular online poker websites in the world, prior to Black Friday which fell on April 15, 2011. The popular online poker website was shut down by the Department of Justice (DoJ) and thousands of poker players in the United StatesRead Full Article

Posted by Carolyn on Dec 03, 2017 Posted in Live Poker News, Poker Gossip, Poker Player News, Poker Promotions, WPT News | No Comments »

The WPT Five Diamond Poker Classic is scheduled to take place at the Bellagio Casino in Las Vegas from December 5 to 10. This is a flagship event on the World Poker Tour (WPT) schedule as this was the very first event that the WPT launched back inRead Full Article

Posted by Carolyn on Nov 26, 2017 Posted in Aussie Poker News, Online Poker News, Poker Gossip, UK Poker News, US Poker News | No Comments »

The launch of Star Wars Battlefront 2 was expected to create major waves in the global gaming community as it was one billed as one of the top games to launch in 2017. Star Wars Battlefront 2 has received a lot of publicity in the last couple ofRead Full Article

Posted by Carolyn on Nov 22, 2017 Posted in Online Poker News, Poker Gossip, Poker Industry News, Poker Promotions, US Poker News | No Comments »

The world of mobile games took an interesting turn of events with ONE Entertainment announcing that Playtrex, a developer of social casino games, and Hero Digital Entertainment, a mobile games publisher have signed a deal with former American professional boxer, Floyd Mayweather to take on the role ofRead Full Article

Posted by Carolyn on Nov 14, 2017 Posted in High Stakes Poker News, Poker Gossip, Poker Players | No Comments »

Rob Yong, the owner of the Dusk Till Dawn Poker Club in Nottingham, United Kingdom was the mediator between Australian high stakes poker pro Matthew Kirk and King’s Casino owner Leon Tsoukernik when the two players tried on two occasions to reach a mutual decision over a $3Read Full Article

Posted by Carolyn on Nov 12, 2017 Posted in Live Poker News, Online Poker News, Poker Gossip, Poker Players | No Comments »

The game of poker started to gain momentum in the 1970’s when tournament organizers started to use television as a platform to promote poker and started broadcasting major tournaments. However it was not until the late 90s and early 2000s that poker started to grow rapidly largely dueRead Full Article