Promotions

Find out where the latest poker promos are and where you can sit down to win big. Whether it is freerolls or big money satellites, we’ll guide you in the right direction.

Asian Poker League Adopts Western Culture with Rappers and Models to Kick Off Series in China

Asian Poker League Adopts Western Culture with Rappers and Models to Kick Off Series in China

Daniel Smyth - August 12th, 2016

The Asian Poker League’s (APL) inaugural event in Beijing, China kicks off on August 12 with a party that could rival anything an Ibiza club scene could come up with. In a bid to capitalize on the growing popularity of poker across Asia, the people behind the APL have drafted a selection of hot models, rappers, […]

David Williams Saves Team’s Bacon in Latest Episode of MasterChef

David Williams Saves Team’s Bacon in Latest Episode of MasterChef

Daniel Smyth - August 7th, 2016

Poker pro David Williams moved another step closer to winning the MasterChef title recently after cooking up a storm for Gordon Ramsey. Williams announced back in May that he’d be taking part in the cooking show, but told the Las Vegas Review-Journal that banking the top prize isn’t his motivation. With more than $8.6 million […]

Alex Gary Invites Players to Try his Presidential Poker Game

Alex Gary Invites Players to Try his Presidential Poker Game

Daniel Smyth - July 27th, 2016

Presidential poker might often be a term used to describe the jousting between nominees for the White House’s top job, but one man has taken things to a literal level with a new game. Alex Gary from Rockford, Illinois, has invented a new variant of poker that uses US presidents throughout history instead of traditional […]

Leonardo DiCaprio Auctions Off Poker Night with Ed Norton

Leonardo DiCaprio Auctions Off Poker Night with Ed Norton

Daniel Smyth - July 23rd, 2016

The Leonardo DiCaprio Foundation recently gave poker players and enthusiasts an opportunity to sit down at the felt with two of Hollywood’s biggest stars. In a bid to raise funds and awareness for environmental research, DiCaprio’s foundation hosted its third annual auction on July 20 and one of the prizes was a poker date with Ed […]

Become the Star of Your Own Show with 888poker’s Personalized Videos

Become the Star of Your Own Show with 888poker’s Personalized Videos

Daniel Smyth - July 20th, 2016

888poker is aiming to take the idea of “poker-tainment” to the next level with the release of a new concept known as personalized videos. Announced in an article posted on 888poker eMagazine, the idea is to take a player’s weekly stats and turn them into a personalized storyboard which they can then watch back and […]

Russian ISP Blocking Knocks PokerStars Out of Joint

Russian ISP Blocking Knocks PokerStars Out of Joint

Philip Conneller - July 14th, 2016

A fresh wave of Russian ISP blocking left thousands of players in the country unable to access PokerStars over the weekend, as they turned instead to Russian-language poker forums to voice their displeasure. The block was confirmed by PokerStars Russia’s Twitter account, which provided a link to a new client that would restore access, as […]

You Ain’t Seen Nothing Yet: Dreyfus Reviews Global Poker League Opener

You Ain’t Seen Nothing Yet: Dreyfus Reviews Global Poker League Opener

Daniel Smyth - July 8th, 2016

The Global Poker League’s (GPL) inaugural Summer Series is in the books and while a few things didn’t go according to plan, Alex Dreyfus was happy with how it turned out. Writing on his Facebook account on July 7, Dreyfus stated that he was largely happy with how things went and was particularly pleased the […]

PokerStars Neymar Says He’s Not a Criminal

PokerStars Neymar Says He’s Not a Criminal

Daniel Smyth - July 5th, 2016

Poker protégé Neymar has told the media that he isn’t a “criminal” following an ongoing investigation into his financial dealings. The PokerStars sponsored pro and Barcelona FC soccer star has been accused of tax evasion and in September 2015 he saw $48 million in assets frozen by a Brazilian court. According to reports that surfaced […]

Treasure Island Hotel And Casino to Launch Real Money Poker Site…Sort Of

Treasure Island Hotel And Casino to Launch Real Money Poker Site…Sort Of

Jon Sofen - May 28th, 2016

Treasure Island Hotel & Casino on the Las Vegas Strip applied for and received a license to operate an online poker site in 2013. But the casino has yet to launch a real money poker site. That’s all about to change. Well, sort of. In preparation for the influx of poker players headed to Sin […]

888poker Promotion for WSOP Event Entry Highlights Move Towards Recreational Players

888poker Promotion for WSOP Event Entry Highlights Move Towards Recreational Players

Jon Sofen - May 18th, 2016

888poker, one of the top online poker websites in the world and a World Series of Poker sponsor, is currently running a promotion that will be of interest to WSOP fans. New players receive an $88 signup bonus. But that’s not all. From May 22 until June 12, a new user will also get a […]

Poker Central to Give $1M to Predictor of Super High Roller, But You’ll Need to Guess All Seven FT Spots Correctly

Poker Central to Give $1M to Predictor of Super High Roller, But You’ll Need to Guess All Seven FT Spots Correctly

Jon Sofen - May 2nd, 2016

Poker Central wants to give you $1 million. All you have to do is sign-up, choose a few poker players and their finishing order correctly, and the money will be yours. Okay, it’s not that easy, but a seven-figure payday does await without any buy-in. (You know that means an insurance underwriter is biting his […]