PokerStars is one of the longest running and most successful online poker rooms in the UK today. They have created a strong player base and recently broke records for running the site with over 100,000 players online at once! Poker Stars offers the largest guaranteed tournaments available on the net and send over 100 players to the World Series of Poker each year.
PokerStars is backed and played by some of the best poker players in the world including; Isabelle Mercier, Daniel Negreanu and the legendary Chris Moneymaker. Combine this with a superb 100% PokerStars bonus for new players and the exceptional PokerStars VIP Club and it's easy to see why PokerStars is one of the most popular sites for online poker players. Just look at how many of the recent WSOP winners have come from PokerStars!
We think one of the main reasons for their extreme success is that they've never gotten into overly fancy graphics and gimmicks that slow the game down, but rather focus on a good clean look that gives you maximum control poker at a good pace.
The PokerStars lobby offers a great range of filtering options to quickly find the most suitable table and stakes. Before joining a table it's always advisable to have a look at the stats, including average pot size, viewed flop percentage, hands per hour, seated player stacks and players waiting. Note taking and personal stats are available during play, with a versatile hand history function that is compatible with virtually all poker odds calculators. The Multi-Tabling features are excellent, offering up to 24 simultaneous cash games and unlimited tournaments with resizable windows, mini-views and tiling options. Players can even control where they sit at the table, so there's maximum control over your poker with minimum hassle.
PokerStars offers a wide variety in ring games with a steady amount of players seated at almost all variations and stakes. The current games played at PokerStars include, Texas Holdem, Limit and No Limit, Stud, Omaha, and more with stakes starting at $0.02/$0.04 up to $200/$400 in NL. With the massive amounts of traffic they receive on a daily basis high stakes players will have no problem finding an action packed table and in most cases you will probably see one of the Team PokerStars players seated in these games.
PokerStars.com software has a really good look and feel. It is also very customisable. You're able to upload your own images for the background and can also change the table size of all the poker games on your screen. There's 3 styles of card graphics for you to choose from as well as 11 'themes' for the overall appearance. PokerStars.com boasts top quality security and always runs fast and smoothly.
So if poker is your thing, join the stars today and you'll be guaranteed the highest quality poker experience in the UK today.
Review by OhMyBingo on