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PokerStars Posts $2.7m in Revenue for January

PokerStars PA drove $2.7 million in revenue in the first month of 2021 The January revenue was 26% higher year-over-year but still far from the all-time high posted back in April Pennsylvania is soon hoping to see other poker brands as well as join the Multi-State Internet Gaming Agreement, or the single liquidity The state […]

GGPoker Gets Licenses for Pennsylvania, But Only as Supplier

The Pennsylvania Gaming Control Board has granted a license to GGPoker to enter the Keystone State Based on the license, GGPoker may only operate as a supplier and not a brand. In other words, it can supply poker products for other companies, not run it No official test dates have been set but GGPoker remains […]

Casinos in Pennsylvania See Results Fall by 22% YoY

Casinos in Pennsylvania see results fall by $800 million in 2020 year-over-year Digital gaming and sports betting prop up results from the ailing retail sector Poker operations still continue to grow at a modest pace Pennsylvania’s 13 casinos fell short by $800 million year-over-year in terms of revenue during 2020, data from the Pennsylvania Gaming […]

BetMGM Enters Pennsylvania, Rekindles Hopes for Partypoker Arrival

BetMGM has arrived on the Pennsylvanian iGaming market, bringing hopes that partypoker may follow PokerStars remain the sole purveyor of poker products in the Keystone State for over a year now Pennsylvania now has 12 interactive gaming brands with the hopes being that more operators will seek to bring poker online Roar Digital’s interactive gambling […]

PokerStars PA Generates $35m in Revenue in First Year

Online poker in Pennsylvania turned one year with the PGCB publishing detailed results of revenue and interest The Keystone State’s only online poker room, PokerStars, posted $35 million in revenue, of which $5.6 million went to the state PokerStars PA ran tournament series worth $8 million in its first year of operations on the market […]

Clearing BetMGM in Pennsylvania Gives Hopes for Partypoker Arrival

The Pennsylvania Gaming Control Board (PGCB) gave green light to BetMGM’s Interactive Gaming Operator License this Wednesday, indicating that the partypoker US Network may be close to launching operations in the Keystone State. BetMGM and partypoker are operated by Roar Digital, which is a joint-venture between GVC and MGM in the United States. The company […]

PACOOP Wraps Online Event ahead of Live Poker Return

The 2020 PACOOP series have proven a success wrapping the event with $2 million paid out in guarantees Caesars poker partner, 888 Holdings, has received an approval to run an online poker room in the state Live poker is preparing to return to Pennsylvania with Mount Airy Casino reportedly launching back on October 16 The […]

PGCB Grants 888 poker a License in the State

PGCB has approved a license for Caesars’ online poker partner 888poker which is closer to entering the state 888 poker and WSOP have been fishing for an entry in the Keystone State for months now WSOP/888 is still the leading platform in the US in overall aggregate traffic, although PokerStars PA has been pulling ahead […]

Pennsylvania Online Poker Cascades Down in August Yet Again

Pennsylvania sees online poker decline to $2.7 million in August after peaking at $5.4 million in March A second operator is planned to enter the Keystone State poker market with partypoker USA still awaiting an approval by the PGCB PokerStars continues to run promotions in the state of Pennsylvania with sizeable prize pools available August […]

Pennsylvania’s Card Rooms Still Shut Down amid Pandemic

Pennsylvania’s card rooms remain shuttered since mid-March while casinos have restarted business Doug Harbach from the PGCB has said that any casino looking to reopen their card room would have to come up with an action plan Card rooms generated mere $37 million over the fiscal 2019/2020 compared to $583 million for table games It […]