Party Poker continues to make news one after another. It’s been only a week since their new loyalty system started operating with maximal rakeback increased to 40%, and now there is an info on new pleasant news for grinders.
At a private conference in England, Party Poker innovation managers announced implementation of the new yearly VIP status in the VIP system of the room – VIP Diamond, for players who are able to generate more than a hundred thousand dollars of rake per year. The owners of this status will receive 50% rakeback. One is able to send request to e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org to include it. This would be one of the highest rakeback percentages among top rooms.
Also, local variant of Zoom poker called fastforward was updated. The room filled the gap between NL25 and NL100 – NL50 was added. NL200 and NL500 also happened without any loud noise. There aren’t too many players there yet, but the thing these stakes are in lobby supposes PartyPoker waiting for new players at high stakes.
Analogue of spin tournaments – Sit&Go Hero at Party Poker also has one stakes limit added – $50 buy-in. With jackpot of $500.040. The biggest stakes here is $100. Sit&Go Hero are a little bit different from spin tournaments as these are 4-max tournaments with part of prize fund in bounty of one randomly selected players at the table.
We will see whether the dynamics of this changes in Party Poker become positive within Summer months. All the room have done previously made a positive impact on its image and traffic. Despide seasonal drop of traffic in online poker industry, Party was able to increase it a little bit and come up from 9th to 4th place in traffic within the latest three months.