888poker.com is a popular online poker site launched in July, 2002 by the 888 Group that is headquartered in Gibraltar and owns Cassava Enterprises (Gibraltar) Limited, the company that operates 888poker.com. The site is known for having one of the best online poker software in the industry.
Traditional poker variants like Texas Holdem, Omaha, Omaha Hi-Low, 7 Card Stud, 7 Card Stud Hi-Low etc. are offered on 888poker.com. Players can choose to play on the 888poker’s software program or on the non-downloadable game version available online.
888poker.com offers a welcome bonus to all its new users. In this way, players can double their cash on their first deposit made on the site. The site also offers private games where the users can create private tables & play with family and friends. Moreover, the players can also play poker games & tournaments face-to-face using webcams. The upgraded 888poker software (called POKER 6) offer players numerous wonderful features including improved search functions and layout, 3D table graphics, integrated casino play, an always-visible cashier and improved multi-tabling facilities. Real-money player statistics as on March 2012 show 2000 ring-game players and 8000 tournament players playing on the site at peak hours. 888poker.com has also been awarded the best Poker Operator of the year at the 7th annual E-Gaming Review (EGR) Operator Awards ceremony, which took place in London on 30th November, 2011.