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Practically all fixes and improvements have come from direct player feedback thanks to the company’s in-client feedback tool.
Feedback-First Development Fuels Next Major Update for MPN Prima

A data-driven approach steers Microgaming’s poker development, with 44% of all customer feedback addressed with next big update.


From today on the social free play poker game, players can enter WPT Tournament mode, which allows players to “play like a pro” on WPT-themed final tables.
Zynga Poker Goes Live with WPT-Themed Tournaments

Zynga Poker players can now play WPT-themed tournaments, and the free-play gaming giant is sponsoring NASCAR driver Matt DiBenedetto to promote the new game.


Unlike Showtime and Split Hold'em, Unfold will be a permanent addition to the client. As predicted when the game quietly went live in Denmark for a brief test, the game allows players who folded preflop to “unfold” their hand after seeing the flop.
PokerStars Rolls Out New “Permanent” Online Poker Variant, “Unfold”

In a surprise move after a string of temporary novelties, PokerStars says new game will be a permanent fixture in the client.


Online poker network MPN is about to make significant changes to its software. The operator will roll out a new platform known as Prima that will be available…
New Online Poker Software Coming Soon on MPN

Prima by MPN is the next new online poker software platform to hit the industry.


Unfold, another PokerStars cash game innovation, is set to be the latest addition to its long line of novelty game variants, according to the latest update…
Exclusive: PokerStars to Introduce New Online Poker Game That Will Let Players “Unfold” Their Hand

In perhaps its most innovative format yet, the global operator plans to follow up Showtime, Split Hold’em and the upcoming Fusion with a game that lets you “unfold” your hole cards and get back in the hand.


The new novelty variant will be called Unfold, as per the new image assets which were deployed to several clients last week.
PokerStars Unfold: Another New Cash Game Variant in the Making

Following Split Hold’em, Showtime and the upcoming Fusion, “Unfold” is now next in the pipeline, and it could be its most ambitious cash game format yet.


Details on the two new titles have not been revealed. It seems likely that “Showtime” will be a new game variant with a twist on no limit hold’em--potentially where the player shows one or more hole cards.
Showtime and Spin & Goal: PokerStars Hints at New Game Novelties

A recent update to various poker clients suggests two new game variants are coming, as PokerStars seeks to define 2018 as the year of product innovation.


Partypoker has deployed an update to its online poker software in the dot-com market. The new design includes a new default table theme and card design, along with half a dozen new themes that can be chosen in options.
Partypoker Rolls Out New Table Layout in Third Phase of Software Overhaul

New table design with updated default theme, chat box and card design rolls out on desktop software on the dot-com network.


The 25 cent games have an 8% rake, while the new $15 variant has a rake of 6%, the lowest yet. The new buy-in levels mark the biggest expansion of Power Up since it went live for real money four months ago with $1 and $3 games.
PokerStars Ramps Up for Full Power Up Rollout with More Stakes, New Player Promotion

Operator adds 25 cent and $15 games as it starts to promote the new format to new players for the first time.


The Stars Group holds an overwhelming majority stake in leading igaming media company iBus Media, parent company of PokerNews
PokerStars Owns Controlling Stake of Our Business, PokerNews Reveals

Founder Tony G has steadily sold his entire stake of the global online gambling media business to The Stars Group over the years, company confirms.


The new game is now available on the dot-com and dot-EU clients, as well as the UK. The operator has also launched a $7 game with a lower 7% rake, and plans to introduce a $15 game later today.
Power Up Rolls Out in More Markets, Higher Stakes

After temporarily going offline, PokerStars’ ambitious new hybrid poker game returns for real money across major international markets, and plans mid-stakes games.


Real money poker apps from PokerStars, 888poker and partypoker are now available in the Google Play mobile app store in the UK.
PokerStars, 888 and partypoker Real Money Poker Apps Now Live in Google Play Store

A second wave of approvals sees the top online poker operators with Android apps now available in the store.


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