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Online poker giant PokerStars has moved to put an end the use of all automated seating scripts in its continued attempt to level the playing field for all its…
Seating Scripts Now Completely Banned on PokerStars

Unexpected consequences of previous restrictions caused increased difficulties for players looking to get a seat.


In the show’s first 1 hour+ episode, Nick and Mike discuss the reason for taking a week off, the huge Spring Online Poker Series season, the announcement…
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PokerStars has rolled out changes to its Stars Rewards loyalty program to almost all its online poker markets.
PokerStars Overhauls Stars Rewards Program Across Markets Worldwide

Company unveils first major overhaul to its loyalty program since it went live nearly two years ago.


PokerStars has overhauled its loyalty program, Stars Rewards, spanning several major markets including the dot-com international player pool as well as the…
PokerStars Rolls Out Revamped Stars Rewards Program Globally

Following a trial in Italy last week, the new Stars Rewards program is now live in all the PokerStars markets except for New Jersey.


PokerStars’ revamped Stars Rewards program is expected to be rolled out internationally in multiple markets soon following a trial in the Italian market.
New Stars Rewards Program to be Rolled Out Globally Soon

The revamped loyalty program promises bigger prizes, but Chests are much harder to earn.


The highly anticipated exciting poker variant, 6+ Hold’em, has been rolled out for real money across PokerStars’ Italian market.
PokerStars Rolls Out 6+ Hold’em in Italy, 6+ Tournaments Set to Debut

The Short Deck variant will be the first new novelty poker game by PokerStars to be offered in a tournament format.


Barely hours after pokerfuse exclusively revealed that PokerStars could soon be making changes to its randomized rewards program, the new version of Stars…
Exclusive: New Stars Rewards Program Launched in Italy

The new version of the PokerStars loyalty program is expected to be rolled out in other markets soon


The Stars Group, parent company of PokerStars and Sky Bet, has relaunched BetStars under the new sports betting brand “Sky Bet by Stars” in the Italian regulated market.
Sky Bet by Stars: TSG Launches First “Synergy” Brand in Italy

“Historic day” for The Stars Group as BetStars and Skybet.IT merge into new brand—though the new site is still “coming soon.”


While poker players are still grasping the rules of 6+ Hold’em, it seems that PokerStars is readying itself with yet another new game novelty.
Exclusive: PokerStars Readies Split Omaha

In its continued attempt to keep poker fresh, PokerStars is planning to launch yet another new novelty variant based on the game Double Board Omaha.


In a recently concluded conference at ICE London, Trucco spoke on how shared liquidity “exceeded their expectations.”
TSG Exec: Italian Shared liquidity Stalled Due to Competitor’s “Better Lobbying”

PokerStars heralds the success of European shared liquidity and is still hopeful that Italy will ultimately join the shared player pool.


At the London ICE conference, the gambling regulatory authorities of France, Spain and Portugal came together to present market data on the performance of their first year under shared liquidity.
Regulators Look to Expand Southern European Liquidity to Other European Markets

Representatives from France, Spain and Portugal say they are open to expansion to other countries in the EEA.


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.


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