Here we have thoroughly reviewed each online
poker room in a number of different aspects. Before
you decide where to play, we'll give you opinions
from our actual gameplay at the site. We're longtime
online poker players so we know what to look for in
a quality poker room. These are original
poker reviews from our own experiences.
What do you base your rankings on? Simple...
many hours of gameplay in both ring games and
tournaments at each site. We only select our
favorite online poker rooms that we've had overall
good experiences with. We then dissect several
aspects of each site and give our objective
What do you review? Areas
that we review include deposit bonus, promotions,
number of fish, tournaments, software, cashouts,
customer service, game selection, and limits. We
also realize that each online poker room tends to
have its own style of players so also include
specific tips on how to play at each site.
Online Poker Rooms
Criteria for Poker Ratings
• Overall: This top section gives our overall conclusions about
the poker room and their strengths.
• Bonus: We rate the deposit bonus given by the site on your
first deposit. Factors we take into consideration are the amount of the
bonus and how long it takes to actually earn it.
• Promotions: Here we grade the promotional offerings such as
player loyalty program, jackpots, freerolls, and big tournaments to
attract new players and keep around existing ones.
• Fish: This section rates the amount of bad players (fish) that
populate the tables at a particular site.
• Tournaments: A review of the poker room's tournament offerings.
We review the average number of participants, the number of events
offered, and the overall tournament quality.
• Software: A critique of the site's software package
including table graphics, lobby usability, and overall ease of use.
• Best Features: An overall breakdown of the most compelling
reasons to choose the particular site.
• Cashouts: An important aspect of a poker room is how long it
takes to get your money. Here we share our experiences in this area.
• Customer Service: This section is a review of the site's level
of customer service, their speed, and options available.
• Tips: Every online poker room plays differently. We realize
that so at the end of each review we share some specific tips that have
helped us do well at that site.