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The online poker industry continues to focus on reaching new potential customers through Twitch with the two top online poker giants PokerStars and partypoker…
PokerStars and partypoker Continue to Emphasize the Importance of Twitch

The competition between the two online poker giants intensifies as both look to expand their reach via the popular live-streaming platform with new signings.


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.


The first Festival and Championship events are now complete. While both were a success in many ways, attendance was low.
The PokerStars Live Rebranding: New Jersey, Bahamas, and a Look Ahead to London

The first Championship and Festival events are complete, but these were just warmups; Festival London will be the real test for PokerStars’ new live branding.


The European Poker Tour has introduced four color decks into some of the events at its current stop in Malta and will also trial them at other stops on the…
Four Color Decks Go Live at EPT Malta

The blue and green suits commonly found in online poker decks make there way into a major live poker tour.


More lottery-style promotion from PokerStars and WPN is using the technique to increase attendance at this weekend's $1 million guaranteed event.
Marketing Insight

PokerStars adds a chance of winning big money to the act of making a deposit.


In support of Prostate Cancer UK, PokerStars is running a charity promotion called “Lads Night In.” The event on September 25 plans to raise money by encouraging players to organize home games and donate the prize pool to charity. Players who register for the event at the Lads Night In website will all receive a special gift pack including PokerStars playing cards.
PokerStars Enlists the Help of Sponsored Pros Jake Cody and Neymar Jr for Charity

Players are encouraged to hold home games to benefit prostate cancer research, and Neymar Jr’s home game raises over $100,000 for the underprivileged in Brazil.


Perry Shiao made his dream come true and Caio Toledo won a wife at the final table of the Monster Stack.
WSOP 2015: PokerStars Celebrates as Team Pro Jason Mercier Wins His Third Bracelet

Perry Shiao made his dream come true and Caio Toledo won a wife at the final table of the Monster Stack.


Hansen was set to play his pro counterpart Viktor “Isildur1” Blom in a three-game high stakes match, with the winner receiving $50k from the loser.
Gus Hansen a No Show at HU Showdown

PokerStars pro Jake Cody steps in to play the heads up spectacle with Viktor “Isildur” Blom on Full Tilt Poker.


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