Ultimate Poker folds in Nevada

November 15, 2014

Station Casinos subsidiary Ultimate Gaming announced late Friday its decision to shutter the first online poker enterprise to launch on the Nevada legalised internet poker scene, Ultimate Poker.com, after just on eighteen months of operational activity The decision follows a similar withdrawal by the company from the New Jersey online market back in September this […]

Improvements launched at Ultimate Poker

June 27, 2014

Ultimate Gaming, parent group of the New Jersey and Nevada-licensed online poker room Ultimate Poker and Ultimate Casino, has launched a number of improvements designed with player convenience and appeal front-of-mind, including: * Sharper geo-location capability following WiFi improvements, obviating the need for mobile phones; * The addition of a 25-strong gaming suite from Amaya […]

New features in Ultimate Poker software update

May 8, 2014

Ultimate Poker’s new software update has integrated one of the most customer-requested features that of wait lists for tables that are full. Omaha cash games have also been added to the lobby, along with an auto reload/top up feature and improved geolocation capabilities.

Ultimate Gaming leverages its other assets to promote poker

November 8, 2013

Ultimate Gaming, parent company of Nevada’s first legal online poker site Ultimate Poker.com, is leveraging its other assets to promote the online poker enterprise. The company is to celebrate the 20th anniversary of its popular Ultimate Fighting Championship business, involving its new online poker enterprise to the benefit of both operations. The company plans a […]

Geolocation glitch disrupts Nevada online poker sites

November 1, 2013

Routine mobile communications maintenance by AT&T illustrated this month how vulnerable geolocation facilities on internet gambling websites can be. Nevada’s first two legal online poker sites, Ultimate Poker.com and WSOP.com, suffered tournament and other interruptions on two days in October as a result of geolocation and communication outages occasioned by AT&T scheduled maintenance. The mobile […]

Real money PLO debuts at Ultimate Poker

November 1, 2013

With the recent launch of Caesars Interactive Entertainment’s WSOP.com turning up the competitive heat in Nevada’s newly legalised online poker market, first mover Ultimate Poker.com started offering real-money Pot Limit Omaha games Wednesday. The pioneering site is offering six-handed tables of $1-$2 PLO and $0.10-$0.25 PLO, and a wider variety are likely to follow as […]

Ultimate Poker pros fall out with management

October 22, 2013

In what appears to be a disagreement with management, at least two members of Nevada-based Ultimate Poker.com’s professional team have ended their contracts with Team U. Randy Dorfman and Tom Marchese – and possibly others – have indicated that they are dissatisfied with management’s response to their suggestions on improving the playing environment at the […]