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The impact of Spin & Gos at PokerStars made much news this week, as the world’s largest poker room put on a major promotion to get players to try out the new game.

Partypoker announced grand ambitions for the second Pokerfest of the year, more than doubling the total guaranteed prize money.

And continuing the week’s theme of innovation in strategy and games, WPN declared that its new format high stakes game The Cage has been a success and will be repeated in November.