Poker Review: Pacific Poker
Published by admin on November 20, 2009
Pacific Poker / 888 Poker Short Review
In case you would like to play poker and meet one of the softest competition online, it’s time to visit Pacific Poker. This online poker room is part of one of the world’s largest online gambling group: 888 Holdings group, which is also the owner of the biggest online casino: Casino on Net.
Thanks to the many players coming from their online casino, Pacific Poker is considered to be one of the best places for juicy Texas Hold’em games. The Pacific Poker’s software has recently received an upgrade and it is now one of the best in the industry.
Sign up Bonus and Promotions
Pacific Poker is currently offering a new and unique welcome bonus. The moment you sign up for the first time, you will get up to $400 at 100% match up rate. The thing that makes this welcome bonus so unique is the fact that you will be receiving 25% of the bonus once you sign up. This way you can enjoy the free bonus money right from the first time you sit at a table
Software and graphics
The Pacific Poker software received recently an important update. And ever since that moment things improved a lot.
You can now use a no download version in case you are using Mac or Linux.
Here is the list with all the online poker games that are currently available at Pacific Poker: Texas Hold’em, Omaha, Omaha Hi-Lo, Seven-Card Stud and Seven-Card Stud Hi-Lo.
Traffic and Competition
The online statistics are showing that during the peak hours there will be many online poker players. Pacific Poker is a completely independent online poker room and it is not part of any poker network.
During the peak hours you can find up to 10,000 players at the tables. 80% of them will be at the online poker tournaments, while the rest will sit at the ring game tables.
The competition at the tables of Pacific Poker is one of the softest in the industry. This online poker room is well known to offer some of the juiciest Texas Hold’em games.
The customer support service a 888Poker is superb. You can contact them via e-mail and phone. The Pacific Poker’s phone lines are a little bit busy and you will have to wait for some time to get an answer, but you can always use the e-mail support.
Like any large and popular online poker room, Pacific Poker is packed with a great variety of payment methods for both: deposits and withdrawals.
The moment you decide to make a deposit you can use one of the following payments methods: credit Card, Neteller, FirePay, Citadel, PaySafeCard, PrePaidATM, wire transfer, bank transfer and check.
All the transactions are going to be made in a completely safe and secured environment.
Once you manage to win enough money at the poker tables, you will have to make a cash out. Here is the full list with all the payment methods available for withdrawals: credit Card and Debit Cards, Neteller, FirePay, PrePaidATM, wire transfer and bank transfer.
- Soft competition at the Texas Hold’em games
- No Download software perfect for Mac and Linux users
- Great number of satellites and guaranteed prize tournaments.
- No US players allowed
- A small number of games available