Tag Archive: Poker

Posted By: Date: 07/08/2022

Card games are one of my faves! Slots are always a popular online casino attraction. They’re colourful. They’re vibrant and they offer the promise of life-changing jackpots with just a single spin. But what about card games? They may not offer the same instant rewards as slots. But they’re equally gripping with the unique challenge they present from a skills perspective. And the exhilaration that comes with going head-to-head against the house, and coming out on top. If you’ve never... Read More »

Posted By: Date: 12/07/2021

It’s the number one rule of gambling, and one that we keep emphasising over and over again – playing casino games is all about luck, chance, and random outcomes. There’s no way to influence games in your favour, and no way to predict a win, so just have fun and don’t ever become too attached to the outcome of a game. However, there’s an exception to every rule, and here’s the exception for this one. When it comes to skills-based... Read More »

Posted By: Date: 10/25/2021

With the latest James Bond movie, ‘No Time to Die’ currently reigning supreme at the box office, 007 is trending once again. And while this super spy with a license to kill has always been known as a ruthless secret agent and an incorrigible ladies’ man, he’s also something of an expert gambler as well. Bond’s penchant for gambling should come as no surprise though – his love of the tables is elegantly detailed right from the first of creator... Read More »

Posted By: Date: 07/22/2021

We’ve already had a look at the history of casino games like Blackjack, Baccarat, Roulette and more – games that have stood the test of time and evolved into the modern versions we know and love today. But we’re not done taking you on a whirlwind tour through the history of gaming yet – so sit back, relax, and let’s find out more about how far some of our other favourites have come. 1. Poker Of course this would be... Read More »

Posted By: Date: 09/14/2020

What’s like Poker but also like Blackjack and maybe even a little like Baccarat too? No, it’s not the entire table games section of an online casino (but good try though). In fact it’s just one game – Caribbean Hold’em! So what exactly is Caribbean Hold’em? Is it sunny skies, golden beaches and delicious rum drinks? Well, if you’re willing to provide those elements yourself then it totally can be! However what Caribbean Hold’em actually is, is a card game... Read More »

Posted By: Date: 09/02/2020

Feel like joining in the excitement of online Poker tournaments? We’ve got just the tips you need to take to the tables. Do your research Knowledge is power, so if you’re a complete beginner when it comes to Poker tournaments, the more you know going in, the better. It might sound a little boring or time-consuming, but time spent researching Poker tournaments in the short-term could be money saved or even won in the long-term. So how do you do... Read More »

Posted By: Date: 05/07/2020

So you’re deep into lockdown and you’re wondering if now might be the right time to join an online poker room? Good news – it’s always the right time to join an online poker room! Even better news, we’ll help you get there, with everything you need to know from opening an account to making your first bet. Got that poker face ready? Then let’s get started! 1. Choose your online poker room It might sound like a no-brainer, but... Read More »

Posted By: Date: 04/28/2020

With so many thousands of players enjoying virtual casino and poker play all round the world, it’s easy to forget that online gambling is a relatively new innovation, compared to the more traditional brick and mortar casino play. So how did online gambling actually begin, and what does the future hold for the industry? Let’s take a look. Online casino gambling – the early years It’s safe to say that the introduction of online gambling is as a direct result... Read More »

Posted By: Date: 04/20/2020

Social distancing is pretty much a global trend right now, and while it’s great in theory (flatten the curve!) it can be a little lonely in practice. Sure there’s books, TV, workout apps (does anyone actually do those??) and plenty of cleaning, but if you’re looking to connect with actual people, it can be challenging. Luckily, online gambling is one of the few pastimes you can enjoy that allows you to indulge your love of gaming, while connecting with people... Read More »

Posted By: Date: 12/16/2019

Got a casino fan in the family? Or maybe you like a flutter yourself? Either way, we’ve got some top gift ideas for you, whether you want to buy something for a loved one, or drop hints for your own Christmas cheer. Happy holidays! 1. Customized playing cards. You aren’t a real gambler until you have your very own personalized pack of playing cards – and the best part is, you can tailor-make them any way you like. If you’ve got... Read More »

Posted By: Date: 02/27/2019

This year is proving very interesting for the online gaming community. Much anticipated, New York may very well be making online poker legal. Other states to make the recent jump include New Jersey, Delaware, Nevada and Pennsylvania. Realizing it’s massive profits for communities as well as states as a whole, I believe this is where the heavy push comes from. The official scoop is that, Senator Joseph Addabbo has filed a motion to Upper Chambers to legalize Online Poker. The... Read More »

Posted By: Date: 01/31/2019

Ever wanted to know more about the World Series of Poker – how it came to be, what goes on behind the scenes? Then take a look as we dive into the history of one of the world’s most famous gambling championships, and perhaps start practising to make an appearance of your own one day. It’s anybody’s game! What’s it all about? So what exactly is the World Series of Poker (or the WSOP, as those in the know call... Read More »