As we’re crazy for all things Omaha this May, we’ve put together a helpful cheat sheet to help players who mightn’t be familiar with this exciting poker variant. You can also read more about Omaha and how it’s played on the Poker School section of the GGPoker website. Omaha and Hold’em are the most popular poker variants by a long […]

Our bad beat insurance is just what you need – what else can you do when you’re the favourite and temperamental Lady Luck makes like a banana and splits before the final hurdle? GGPoker has you covered. A feature unique to GGpoker, our revamped All-In Insurance takes the venom out of bad beats, giving you the option to purchase insurance […]

Introducing Shane ‘WowPoker’ Ball – our resident American and current Eastern correspondent, crushing GGPoker cash-tables on Twitch from his current residence in Japan. Shane started playing poker in 2004 shortly after graduating high-school, soon leaving behind the family-friendly poker games hosted by his parents for more lucrative pastures. Like the scholars before him who would journey […]

Make room for Shroom in your schedule Another person joins the ranks of the GGPoker Twitch legion – Introducing ShroomTheRiver. George is 26 and has lived in London for many years, plying his poker trade for the best part of a decade. His goals for the coming year are to improve his stream as viewership grows and develop […]

Introducing Vanessa Kade

Introducing Vanessa Kade Another amazing poker player joins the ranks of the ever-growing GGPoker Twitch legion. Long-time cash game killer Vanessa is from that snowy Northern land of politeness and maple trees that we call Canada. As well as her successful poker streaming career, Vanessa has spent time in other industries close to our own, as […]

Winner stays on? Over the next few months I’ll be choosing some of the best and worst poker video games since the advent of consoles took competitive gaming from the fluorescent spotty teen-filled arcades to the sitting rooms of gamers worldwide. There is such a thing as video poker games, which is essentially an online […]

Poker Talk – Scrimitzu

Poker Talk – Scrimitzu 2017 is behind us. So much has happened in such a short space of time, from our official opening to the UK launch in October. We have been hard at work! As content creators we strive to provide the most fun and entertaining poker content out there. This blog is the […]

UK, It’s Time to Play! Accept your invitation and play for your share of $1,500 in prizes. We’re delighted to announce that GGPoker is finally open to UK players. We’re throwing a week-long party to celebrate our new poker site with the following events: A series of password-protected $50 freerolls running twice every day from Oct […]

Compete for your share of €30,000 at the Fitz End-Of-Month tournament.   The Summer months are drawing to a close but the good times never stop here on GGPoker. We’re delighted to announce we have recently partnered with the Fitz, an Irish institution and one of the faces of poker in Dublin city, to bring […]

Do you like the thrill of poker but hate the din of a live poker room? Do the ambient noises of those around you fidgeting distract you from your A-game? Or maybe you can’t hide that big smile when you get a good hand. Whatever your reasons are for not playing live poker, poker video […]

Poker players are a superstitious lot.   Every player, from the fishiest fish to the proiest pro has their own ritual. Whether you take measures to ensure no black cats cross your path or fast the night before, it can’t be as weird as these guys!   Sammy Farha Sammy Farha should be well known to […]

Eleanore Dumont, along with our old friends Poker Alice and Lottie Deno, was one of the most famous female card players of her time. Also known as Eleonore Alphonsine Dumont, she lived much of her life under the pseudonym Madame Mustache. This nickname was due to the appearance of a line of dark hair on […]