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The new cash game novelty from PokerStars, 6+ Hold’em, will roll out in the Italian market soon, following its debut last month in the dot-com market.
6+ Hold’em to Debut in Italy and it Could be Permanent

6+ will be the only variant in the recent wave of new games from PokerStars to go live in a segregated market.


The world’s leading online poker site, PokerStars has finally launched its own version of the exciting new variant 6+ Hold’em (also known as Short…
6+ Hold’em: Everything You Need to Know About Playing the Short Deck Game on PokerStars

Find out how the popular poker game is played on the world’s biggest online poker site.


In total, there are twelve online gambling operators that have received a Swedish license that have already gone live with online poker.
Full Report: Swedish Online Poker Rooms Go Live

In one of Europe’s biggest market openings in five years, thirteen online poker rooms are among dozens of online casinos and sportsbooks now open for business in Sweden.


PokerStars is set to launch its new novelty cash game, Showtime Hold’em, across the dot-com network later today, PRO can exclusively reveal.
PokerStars Launches New Cash Game Variant, Showtime Hold’em

Players that fold reveal what was in their hand, adding “fascinating strategic adjustments” to No Limit Hold’em.


European regulatory news from the UK, Slovakia, Hungary, Netherlands, Belgium, Portugal, Spain and more.
Latest in iGaming Regulation: July 2017 Brief

A snapshot of all the latest in regulatory igaming developments across Europe, the United States, China, India, Australia and more.


PokerStars has introduced its new loyalty program to almost all of its online poker markets Thursday.
$10m Promotion Launches Global Stars Rewards Program

International roll-out of Stars Rewards accompanied by tweaks to the random payout structure to increase value and decrease variance.


Spain, France and Portugal are live with international dot-com and dot-EU markets set for Thursday. Stars Rewards is a complete departure from the decade-old monthly VIP system with the iconic Supernova VIP status.
PokerStars Confirms Stars Rewards Goes Global This Week

€1 Million promotion accompanies launch in segregated markets.


Shared liquidity between France, Spain, Italy, and Portugal is now an odds-on favorite following the latest words from French regulator ARJEL that put in place an aggressive timeline for adoption.
Regulation Insight: Your Summer Summary

Bringing you up to speed on regulated igaming news from the last month. The UK, Malta and Gibraltar, figures from France, Italy and Spain, the latest progress from Netherlands, Sweden and Poland, all the news from the United States, and more.


PokerStars has revealed the first European stops on its new Megastack tour, a low-stakes live brand focused on recreational players.
Megastack Joins Championship and Festival as the Third Live Tour Brand for PokerStars

Company reveals European schedule for new low stakes tour that will stop in Ireland, France, Belgium and Malta.


PokerStars parent company Amaya was awarded a license on January 28 to offer online poker and casino games under license to customers in the Czech Republic, the company has announced.
PokerStars Set to Return to Czech Republic Under Country’s First International License

From the quagmire of the bungled Czech 2017 gambling laws, a single Red Spade rises.


Officials from the Italian gaming regulator have indicated that the plans for an Italian-French shared liquidity in online poker and other igaming verticals is progressing forward rapidly.
France, Italy Forge Ahead with Shared Liquidity Plans

Italian regulator indicates it is on board with the French “third way” of cross-border liquidity sharing.


We recently caught up with Kenny Hallaert, the Tournament Director that made the 2016 World Series of Poker Main Event Final Table, while he was acting as the…
WSOP November Niner Kenny Hallaert: His Journey to the Final Table

Hallaert outlines the trajectory of his poker career and discusses a range of issues he encounters in his role as a tournament director.


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