There were a lot of problems in 2020, but it went well enough for internet gambling. The number of users registered in online casinos, poker rooms and bookmakers has increased significantly. 888poker, as a leading room in its field, successfully spent 2020, introducing a large number of unique developments.
XL Inferno - $ 1,800,000 Successful Series
This series lasted 11 days, consisted of 34 events, and had a guarantee of $ 1,500,000. Among the poker players who participated in the event, 1,851,663 dollars were drawn. A total of 46,649 players participated in the series.
New client for smartphones
As more and more poker players prefer to play at tables from their phones, 888poker has dedicated resources to improving its mobile client. In the summer of 2020, the room presented a completely new version of its application for smartphones.
The most significant innovation is the portrait display of the interface. In addition, the updated client provides support for simultaneous play at 4 tables, there is an extended navigation through the sections.
888 Millions Superstorm - Major Online Tournament Series
In the fall of 2020, the largest series of 888 Millions Superstorm online tournaments started in the room. It includes 480 events spread over several weeks. The guarantee for these tournaments is $ 8 million. The series includes daily regular and mini-events that are available to all poker players. The guarantee of the main event of this series was equal to a million dollars.
Launch of a new gaming platform
In autumn, a new gaming platform with the slogan Made to Play was launched in the room. It uses modern technologies aimed at ensuring the most comfortable game. The target audience of the platform is smartphone users, whose number is constantly increasing.
XL Winter Series - Raffle Over $ 1,300,000
2020 ended very well for the room. The XL Winter Series ended on December 20. The prize fund of $ 1,300,000 was raffled off in it. The highlight of the series was the $ 500K Main Event. The Russian poker player who took first place won almost 35 thousand dollars. He also received $ 26,177 for the bounty. The total winnings of a poker player are $ 60,861.