PokerStars is one of the best known and largest
online poker sites out there. PokerStars opened their poker doors back
in 2001. Since then Poker Stars have managed to assemble a very high
quality Team PokerStars with players like Chris Moneymaker, Greg "Fossilman" Raymer and Joe Hachem. They recently have also managed to
add a few more members to their team, including Barry Greenstein, Daniel Negreanu, Humberto Brenes, Victor Ramdin, and Bill Chen.
Poker Stars software itself is very user friendly and highly
customizable, you are able to upload an image for the background. There
are 3 kings of card graphics and you are also able to choose from 11
themes for the over look and feel.
Stars has a rep for hosting some of the best poker tournaments and
customer servie which is why the site is so popular. As much as 150,000
players at peak times.
Poker Stars is also availabe in 12 different languages
Sign Up Bonus: 100%
Sign Up Bonus - From now until the end of 2008, if you make your first-ever
real money deposit, PokerStars will give you a 100% bonus up to $50. Use the
bonus code "First2008" to begin earning your extra cash. To earn this
bonus, you will simply need to play on PokerStars and collect the number of
Base FPPs equal to 10 times the bonus amount.
Loyalty: From time to time Poker Stars will contact players for
re-load bonuses either via e-mail, on the web-site or on the software itself,
so keep your eyes open.
Tournaments: Poker Stars Host some of the biggest poker events and will
have satellites to ones that they do not host.
- Latin American Poker Tour (LAPT) - Hosting and Satellites
- European Poker Tour (EPT) - Hosting and Satellites
- Asia Pacific Poker Tour (APPT) - Hosting And Satellites
- World Cup Of Poker - Hosting
- Aussie Millions - Satellites
- PokerStars Passport - Hosting
- many more
T-Shirts, Euro 2008 Tickets - Literally tons of Tournaments and promos.
Games: Hold'em, Omaha, 7 Card Stud, Razz, 5 Card Draw, Horse, Hose, 2-7 Triple Draw
PokerStars Frequent Player Points (FPP):
Poker Place Rating:
CentralCoin, BankDraft, Inter-Account, Transfers, eChecks, Diner Club, PaySafeCard, NETeller
System Requirements For Mac's:
Recommended system configuration:
- PowerPC G4 1Ghz or faster, PowerPC G5 or Intel Mac
- 1024MB RAM
- 1024x768 screen resolution or higher
- 100MB free disk space
- 128kbps or faster DSL or Cable Internet connection
Operating System: Windows (all), Mac