RecentPoker RecentPoker.com
Home Page RecentPoker.com Online Poker Rooms Casino Bonus Online Casinos Casino News Gaming News gaming News Gambling Articles World Series Of Poker No Deposit Bonus
Online Slots
        Gambling Affiliates     |     Gambling Guide     |    Slot Tournaments Finder     |     Poker Pros    |     Recentpoker Twitter
   
Online Casino
Biggest Casino Bonuses
SlotsLv
$22 No Deposit Bonus
SlotsLV no deposit
Betonline Casino
$900 Signup Bonus
Betonline Bonus Code
Bovada Casino (Bodog USA)
$3000 Signup Bonus
Bovada Bonus Code
SlotsPlus Casino
$7000 SignUp Bonus
SlotsPlus First deposit bonus
ManhattanSlots
$767 x2 Signup Bonus
ManhattanSlots
Biggest Poker Bonuses
Bovada Poker (Bodog USA)
$1000 Sign Up Bonus
bovada poker bonus code
888Poker
$88 No Deposit Bonus
888 Poker no deposit bonus
Party Poker
$500 Sign Up Bonus
PartyPoker no deposit bonus
BetOnline Poker
$900 Sign Up Bonus
Betonline Poker bonus code
USA No Deposit Bonus

No Deposit Bonus : SlotsLv casino currently is offering everyone a $22 no deposit bonus. New Players Only. Fully Cashable. USA and Canadian Players are welcome. Please see our SlotsLv review page for the no deposit bonus info. SlotsLv Review

Best USA Casino Bonus

Big Casino Bonus : All USA Players Welcome: Bovada Casino the #1 USA Online Casino offering all new signups a $3000 table game and slots bonus + weekly cash back. All new accounts qualify thru our link. No codes needed. For full bonus information please see our Bovada Bonus review.

 

Bovada Casino Bonus Code

 

Is Popularity of Internet Poker Going Down Hill

IS THE POKER TREND WANING?
 
Independent industry monitor and observers agree that poker seems to have gone off the boil
 
The latest numbers from independent online poker monitors continue to show that the popularity of internet poker, like that of live poker, appears to be on the wane...down 8 percent over this time a year ago.
 
In a widely published article carried this week, the Associated Press news agency suggests that land casinos are abandoning earlier live poker room ambitions in favour of more certain and lucrative offerings.
 
The piece argues that since its massive popularity boom in the early 2000s there has been a decline, resulting in at least eight land poker rooms folding over the past two years, and that the slip in popularity in the US is reflected across the nation and diverse live gambling venues.
 
Not everyone agrees with that assessment, with World Series of Poker director Ty Stewart and others telling AP that the game remains popular, as evidenced by the continued attraction of Caesars Entertainment's annual World Series of Poker.
 
Perhaps the events of Black Friday, which saw three major online poker companies accepting US action shut down by federal authorities, has contributed to a decline that has seen poker revenues in Nevada sliding south since 2007, although the global economic crisis has clearly played an important role as well, the Associated Press article speculates.
 
But, it points out, whilst revenues from other gaming genres in land casinos started to recover in 2010, poker revenues continued to slip by around 6 percent per annum, amounting to $123 million in 2012 in Nevada, a significant fall from the $168 million recorded in official stats for 2007.
 
Further evidence is presented that WSOP main event entries fell 28 percent in 2007 from a high of 8,773, and have managed to recover beyond the 7,000 level only once since then.
 
The article goes on to itemise various US land gambling operations that have closed down specialised poker rooms after reviewing their viability.
 
"Poker has never been a high-profit game for casinos because players exchange money with each other, not the house," one insider told the news agency. "Rooms must employ a dealer for every table and can only collect [a] portion of what players put down, usually about 5 percent."
 
In general, those interviewed by AP attributed the soaring popularity of poker earlier in the millennium to the explosion of online poker, which glamourised the game through televised major tournaments sponsored by internet firms, enabled players to learn or sharpen their skills online, and enter live competitions through relatively inexpensive online satellites.
 
However, despite the decline major land companies in the United States continue to invest in the game, AP reports, noting that industry icons like the Bellagio, Venetian and Caesars have all expanded their land offering.


  Top 6 Poker Sites - Editor’s Pick
Poker Room
Info
Code
Bonus
Bovada Poker
1349384
$1000
BetOnLine Poker
None Needed
$900
ACR
None Needed
$1000
Fulltilt Poker Bonus Code Fulltilt Poker
None Needed
$10 ND
888 pacific poker 888Poker
None Needed
$400
PartyPoker PartyPoker
500free
$500
  Top 6 Casino Sites - Editor’s Pick
Casino
Info
Code
Bonus
SlotsPlus Casino
Claim20
$20 ND
Bovada Casino
1349384
$3000
MapleCasino Bonus Code MapleCasino
None Needed
Free Spins
SlotsLV
Slots22
$22 ND
Buzzluck Casino
Buzzluck
$868
SlotLand
FREE33RCNT
$33 Nd

Casino No Deposit Bonus Copyright © 2004-2016 | Recentpoker.com | All Rights Reserved. Copyscape Protected No Deposit Bonus Codes
Recentpoker.com

Please Note : Gambing might not be legal in your area. We bring you www.recentpoker.com as an information and gambling news site only. We hope that you find all the information and gambling news found in www.recentpoker.com to your liking. Please tell your friends about us and visit us again soon.

Internet Poker