Microgaming launching new poker software

The Microgaming Poker Network, or MPN, has a new online poker client set to launch fully this week, according to Microgaming. Prima began launching on the 26th and will be fully integrated by July 31st, open to all customers. The new poker client was created to offer an online experience for players located across the world.

New Poker Client:

The software developer had players on the brain when creating the new client, which includes a streamlined interface that will allow for easy navigation to the important aspects of poker gaming. This includes the cashier, tournament and casino games. Players will have access to a blind cash game lobby plus a rewards system that has been simplified so players can easily earn for their game play. Continue reading “Microgaming launching new poker software”

888poker Launches $1M God of the Arena PKO Tournament with $55 Buy-in

888 Poker, one of the world’s premier online poker rooms, has launched its most ambitious poker tournament of the season: 888 God of the Arena. This spectacular tourney features a $1,000,000 Guaranteed Main Event prize pool and a $55 buy-in. God of the Arena is fashioned off a Roman Gladiator theme, with all the pomp and ceremony that accompanies such an engaging contest.

The $1,000,000 God of the Arena Main Event is part of the progressive knockout series. It is slated to debut on Thursday 11 October, 2018 and runs through Sunday 14 October, 2018. There are 100 seats GTD daily, and buy-ins stand a chance of winning a seat to the $1,000,000 God of the Arena Main Event. Competitors will be battling in qualifiers – in the spirit of the Gladiators – for a prized seat to the $1,000,000 Main Event. Continue reading “888poker Launches $1M God of the Arena PKO Tournament with $55 Buy-in”

Beginner poker tips

1. Be Selective With the Hands You Play

It is very important for poker beginners to keep it relatively tight. This means that you only want to be playing decently good hands. What do I mean by “decently good hands?”

Well as a rough rule of thumb here is what I suggest for 6 person and 9 person cash games:

6max – The top 20% of hands
Full Ring – The top 15% of hands Continue reading “Beginner poker tips”