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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 […]

Pennsylvania’s Poker Takes a Tumble, Other Verticals Grow

Pennsylvania’s gaming regulator has cleared its brick-and-mortar casino industry for restart in June, but it took a while for patrons to return. One thing that kept going, though, has been online gaming, and specifically the Keystone State’s decision to allow casino properties to expand into iGaming. Online wagering on casino-style games was up in July, […]

‘The Vault’ Runs on PokerStars PA until August 30

PokerStars PA is now running The Vault heist-styled poker promotion through August 30. Here is how you can win $175,000 in prize money. How to Crack ‘The Vault’, PokerStars PA’s New Promotion In case you have missed the news, there is still time to catch up. ‘The Vault’ is the latest promotion by PokerStars PA, […]

Partypoker Won’t Arrive in Pennsylvania Until September, Regulator Says

The potential launch of partypoker in Pennsylvania has been postponed to September in the very least after the latest meeting of the Pennsylvania Gaming Control Board (PGCB). Partypoker on the Backburner for Pennsylvanian Launch The Pennsylvania Gaming Control Board (PGCB) has put a damper on state poker players’ hopes to see one more card room […]

Pennsylvania’s Gaming Revenue Down in FY 2019/20, Online Helps

Pennsylvania has taken a tumble in terms of gambling results in the 2019/20 fiscal year, buoyed up by online gaming as much as possible. The Fiscal Over Finishes on a Low Point for Pennsylvania Pennsylvania is reaping big benefits from its decision to issue iGaming licenses in 2019, yet adoption hasn’t been quick enough. While […]