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32Red Poker Review

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The companion poker room to 32Red Casino, 32Red Poker Room is a hip and happening grand-scale place to play. This UK-based stalwart is one of the leading poker rooms in the Prima Poker Network, a collection of large-scale online poker rooms with massive collective experience and unrivalled mass appeal.

This means that you can expect the highest standards of security, reliability, software stability, service, and support as well as a never-ending torrent of new competition on whom to pit your poker skills, whatever the stakes. Best of all, the Prima Poker Network, 32Red Poker included, offers the best promotions, with the juiciest jackpots and the most enticing prizes.

 
Home 32 Red Poker OVERALL GRADE
 
Featuring:
Over $750,000 in cash won every week
Extensive poker school
Bullet Club (VIP lounge)
Easy access to sister site 32Red Casino
Play on TV from home - special Sit 'N Go's broadcast on Sky Digital TV Channel 226
Player chat, player stats
Multi-tabling (up to 4)
Hendon Mob endorsements and events
 
BONUS Information
  Deposit Bonus:
20%
  Sign-up Bonus:
$10 on $50 deposit + $25 play-through bonus
  Referral Bonus:
$25
  Bonus Codes:
N/A
 
Ranking Summary
  CATEGORY
Bonuses
Promotions
Software & Graphics
Game Variety/ Limits
Traffic
RATING
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CATEGORY
Competition
Rake
Customer Service
Deposits/Cashouts
Ease of Use

RATING
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Overall Grade 79%
 
   
 


Software & Graphics

Microgaming, as are all Prima Poker Network members
Microgaming is as solid as they come
The leader in reliability, stability, fairness, security
Microgaming is the elder statesman of software providers - their games have benefited from years and years of being tested, improved, and retested
Authentic 2D and 3D graphics and sound and exceptional speed of gameplay
Many useful and customizable features


Lobby 32 Red Poker Table 32 Red Poker


 
 


Game Variation & Limits
Texas Hold 'Em, Omaha (hi & hi/lo), 5-Card Stud, and 7-Card Stud
Limits from $0.05/$0.10 to $100/$200
Tournaments galore - freerolls, single and multi-table tournaments, guaranteed prize pool tournaments, satellites, Sit 'N Go's
Tournaments in Texas Hold 'Em, Omaha (hi & hi/lo), 5-Card Stud, and 7-Card Stud


 
 


Traffic
Over 400,000 players in the network
Tens of thousands on the site at peak hours
Thousands in off-peak
Tournaments starting almost every minute


 
 


Competition
With so many players, two things are certain -
1) Always expect fish
2) Always expect sharks.
And occasionally expect a wait, but never a long one


 
 


Bonuses
New player first deposit bonus of $10 on a $50 deposit
After wagering $1400, new players earn $25 play-through bonus and an entry into the $1000 monthly, new player freeroll with bonus prize of entry in $32,000 32Red Grand Master Grand Final in Las Vegas
$32 monthly 100% redeposit bonus - wager $2000 over the month to redeem
3's and 2's - play Texas Hold 'Em ring games on Thursdays and earn a $10 bonus every time you're dealt a red 3 and a red 2 as your hole cards.
Progressive Bad Beat Jackpot, starts at $500, $50 added each day
Magic Hand Bonus for every 4 millionth hand (approx. every 3 1/2 days)
Wise Guys prizes for top 5 earners each week - 1st place gets $150 plus a seat at $3,200 Grand Masters qualifier, other 4 placers share $170


 
 


Rake
At lowest 2 levels, the rake is more than fair
On lowest stakes, 1 cent per $0.15, up to $0.06
On $0.10/$0.20 up to (but not including) $0.50/$1 - a nickel every $1 up to $0.25
At the most common stakes (below), it's a bit high
On $0.50/$1 to $1/$2 - $0.25 every $5 up to $1.50 (other sites cap this level at $1)
Standard rake from there - $1-$3


 
 


Customer Service
Live online chat
3 email addresses - support and accounting (as usual) and one just for poker inquiries (brilliant!)
Freephone from UK, Singapore, Hong Kong, US/Canada
Toll-calls for Spain and all other countries
Fax


 
 


Promotions
Bullets Club membership includes $64 Monthly Bonus (after staking over $4000 in bets in a month), $10k Honey Pot (all who play 250 raked hands share in $10,000), exlusive tournaments, private VIP support/customer service. Membership by invitation only.
Win a trip to Vegas for the $32,000 Poker Masters 2005
Satellites for Monte Carlo Millions, land-based tournament with $3 million prize pool, and a $1 million 1st prize
Beat the Hendon Mob bounty tournaments
PokerBowl, tournament with freeroll and sit 'n go feeder satellites (or jump right into the final with a $200 + $20 buy-in). Final table broadcast on Sky Digital TV, 1st prize is 8,000 pounds sterling.


 
 


Deposits & Cashouts
Credit and Debit card deposits and cashouts processed by BarclayCard Merchant Services
TrustMarque Payment Processing Solutions ensures security of financial transactions and protects against fraud
U.S. players have restricted banking options - FirePay, Neteller, Western Union, and ECO Card
Players can track all financial transactions using CashCheck


 
 


Ease of Use
Intuitive, customizable interface, including screen-size choices, hand descriptions, game markers, and game-action borders (RED means player has yet to bet, GREEN means player has already bet).
Players can request detailed hand history at any time from customer service
Searchable player profiles and player notes support with Find a Player funciton
Your all-time game stats visible at any time