Now in its eighth year Party Poker is the world's most famous online poker site attracting over 60,000 tournament players during peak hours. After a major overhaul in late 2008 the playing platform has gone from strength to strength and with the voice of the World Poker Tour, Mike Sexton as an ambassador the site only continues to grow in profile and popularity.
Prior to the UIGEA being passed in the US Party Poker was the world's largest online poker brand and even since the passing of this legislation it is still the fourth largest online poker room in the world, however due to the UIGEA legislation Party Poker does not offer real money games to US players.
Over the years Party Poker's software has gone through some changes. As all good online poker sites do, Party Poker regularly review their playing software asking players for input and ways that it could be improved. Some of the main features which separate Party Poker's software from "the rest" are; very fast and stable play, up to 12 table multi-table function with an auto resize option, easy-to-use sound and graphic options, a vast array of avatars to choose from and most importantly, the ability to host 100,000 players simultaneously meaning you will never be closed out of a table.
You are instantly rewarded at Party Poker the second you make your first deposit. Party Poker will match your first deposit up to $500. The rewards don't stop there, the more you play at Party Poker the more PartyPoints you will acquire. These newly improved PartyPoints can be used to enter satellite tournaments, buy gifts or even exchange for playing money.
Party Poker offers a variety of poker games including; Texas Hold 'Em, Omaha, Omaha Hi/Lo, Seven Card Stud and Seven Card Stud Hi/Lo. You can have the chance to play in Party Poker's Million Dollar Race or maybe win your way through to the World Series of Poker. Party Poker also offer other games like; blackjack, roulette, slots, virtual racing, keno, backgammon and even bingo through their sister sites.
At Party Poker they employ highly encrypted random number generators to deal and shuffle the cards, random number generators which have been extensively tested by iTech Labs, an internationally recognised and respected gaming certification authority. Party Poker protects you as a player from collusion by using sophisticated software which analyses all hands played looking for unusual betting patterns. All payment processes at Party Poker are safeguarded using 128-bit encryption software provided by Thawte Security and Party Poker is fully licensed and regulated by the government of Gibraltar.
08000 008282 (Freephone)
Toll-free numbers for other countries are also available.