Online Poker

Online poker around the globe, not to mention state-by-state legalization in the US, continues to be a hotbed topic. Keep up on what’s happening everywhere with our in-depth news.

Partypoker Could Launch Online Poker Site in Nevada Under GVC License

Partypoker Could Launch Online Poker Site in Nevada Under GVC License

CardsChat News - May 21st, 2019
Speculation is mounting that Partypoker could be planning to launch an online poker site in Nevada, based on the details of the license parent company GVC Holdings is pursuing in […]
Some Red Dead Online Players Can’t Access Poker Because of Gaming Regulations

Some Red Dead Online Players Can’t Access Poker Because of Gaming Regulations

CardsChat News - May 20th, 2019
Red Dead Redemption 2 was perhaps the biggest video game release of 2018, and the online component of the game – known, appropriately, as Red Dead Online – was recently […]
One Year Later, PASPA Repeal Hasn’t Offered Much Help for Online Poker

One Year Later, PASPA Repeal Hasn’t Offered Much Help for Online Poker

CardsChat News - May 14th, 2019
It was exactly one year ago today that the Professional and Amateur Sports Protection Act – or PASPA – was struck down by the Supreme Court, a decision that opened […]
VIDEO: Barry Greenstein Explains Leaving Team PokerStars on ‘Poker Life Podcast’

VIDEO: Barry Greenstein Explains Leaving Team PokerStars on ‘Poker Life Podcast’

Jon Sofen - May 14th, 2019
Barry Greenstein was Joe Ingram’s guest on the “Poker Life Podcast” Monday to discuss numerous issues, one being Barry’s reason to leave Team PokerStars after many years. Greenstein, who was […]
PokerStars Launching 6+ Short Deck Hold’em Tournaments During SCOOP Series

PokerStars Launching 6+ Short Deck Hold’em Tournaments During SCOOP Series

CardsChat News - May 13th, 2019
Short deck hold’em has been taking the poker world by storm over the past year, with PokerStars adding its own 6+ Hold’em cash games in January. Now, the poker site […]
New Jersey AG Suing Department of Justice Over Adelson’s Role in Wire Act Interpretation

New Jersey AG Suing Department of Justice Over Adelson’s Role in Wire Act Interpretation

CardsChat News - May 8th, 2019
New Jersey Attorney General Gurbir S. Grewal filed a lawsuit against the Department of Justice (DOJ) on Tuesday after the DOJ failed to provide answers about Sheldon Adelson’s lobbying efforts […]
PokerStars VR Continues Its Journey Towards Mainstream Success with Oculus Quest

PokerStars VR Continues Its Journey Towards Mainstream Success with Oculus Quest

Daniel Smyth - April 29th, 2019
PokerStars will venture into a realm no other major online poker operator has when it goes live on Oculus Quest. Regarded as the next generation of virtual reality (VR) technology, […]
Partypoker Makes MTTs Four Times Better with $2 Million Omaha Series

Partypoker Makes MTTs Four Times Better with $2 Million Omaha Series

Daniel Smyth - April 29th, 2019
A quick turnaround has seen Partypoker announce and start its inaugural Omaha Series in another effort to one up its rivals. Putting out a press on April 26 before the […]
PokerStars India to Spice Things Up with Summer Championship of Online Poker

PokerStars India to Spice Things Up with Summer Championship of Online Poker

Daniel Smyth - April 26th, 2019
PokerStars India is looking to capitalize on string of recent tournament wins by hosting the Summer Championship of Online Poker (SCOOP). Bearing the same acronym as the long-running Spring Championship […]
Poker No Longer Allowed Under New Rules for Video Game Approvals in China

Poker No Longer Allowed Under New Rules for Video Game Approvals in China

CardsChat News - April 22nd, 2019
Social poker games were once among the most popular video game titles in China, particularly when it came to mobile gaming. But under new rules issued by the Chinese government, […]
Felipe Ramos to Make Sure Players Come First with New Sponsorship Deal

Felipe Ramos to Make Sure Players Come First with New Sponsorship Deal

Daniel Smyth - April 22nd, 2019
Players Come First has complemented its recent move to the Microgaming Poker Network (MPN) by signing Felipe Ramos. Announced on April 17, the deal will see Ramos give the online […]