Bitcoin is not new for online poker sites as according to them the digital currency is extremely suitable for online poker. However, the decision by Americas Cardroom, the US-facing online poker site has come with some special offers. The site is hosting its signature Million Dollar Sunday poker tournament, a $1 million guaranteed Texas Hold’em event with a first place prize of $200,000 guaranteed.
Bitcoin is expected to attract more number of players for it has some features that suit the nature of online poker sites. Americas Cardroom which is one of the world’s most trusted names in online poker accepts online poker players from around the world including poker players from the United States.
Talking about the decision to embrace Bitcoin Americas Cardroom spokesperson Michael Harris said:
At Americas Cardroom, we’ve become hugely popular among Bitcoin users. We make it easy to deposit and withdraw with Bitcoin so players all over the world can get to the tables and play anonymously. And best of all, with a $200,000 first place prize and another $800,000 spread among those who cash in the tournament; we’re able to offer players the fastest way to get their hands on their winnings.
Generous Loyalty Program for Online Poker Players
Americas Cardroom offers the most generous loyalty program in the online poker industry. Additionally, it brings a 100% guaranteed first-deposit bonus up to $1,000 and enables players have access to an array of real- and play-money online poker games, including Texas Hold ‘em, Omaha, 7 Card Stud and 32 Card Draw.
Now that the online poker site has embraced Bitcoin, players can get access to the huge number of tournament options, including multi-table tournaments, sit and goes, re-buy tournaments, and bounty tournaments. Moreover, as it part of the Winning Network, which features the most user-friendly software in the online poker industry, they won’t have issues.
It is assumed that with Bitcoin, players are guaranteed virtually instant deposits with no rejections. The online poker site knows it well that the restrictions put on the players in the US won’t hurt the players as they are located in Costa Rica.
Also, as Bitcoin comes with no transaction fees, other than the standard “miner’s fee” associated with the cryptocurrency, the users don’t need to pay extra fees. Thus, it is a win-win situation for poker players from around the world.
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