Real names instead of nicknames at PartyPoker high limits
In August, another innovation will be tested on PartyPoker: players of the high-stakes limits will have to play under their real names instead of using screen names. This improvement was invented by Rob Yong, who created a poll pertaining to the innovation on Twitter:
In August @partypoker will trial Real Names for selected games such as High Stakes Cash Games, will be softy softy approach. Personally I am in favour of real names> improves etiquette, builds community & just feels safer. Do you think this is...— Rob Yong (@rob_yong_) 20 июля 2019 г.
In total, over 6 000 people took part in the survey, and according to its results, 67% of subscribers voted that it's a good idea. Rob Yong displayed how it would look like:
Rob's main goal is to revive the high-stakes game at the PartyPoker tables. Yong believes that it is more comfortable for amateurs and businessmen to see the real name of a person they play with, instead of incomprehensible symbols in the form of screen name.
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The revival of the Trickett's Room
To bring back the high limits to PartyPoker, the company management decided to re-launch the Trickett’s poker room. It includes tables with limits of $25/$50, $50/$100 and $100/$200. Only players invited by Sam Trickett or Rob Yong are able to play at these tables. The club has already created a group in Telegram:
Re-launching Trickett’s Room 25-50>250-500 all members approved by me-VIPs & Pros @partypoker dedicated game integrity resources+ etiquette rules. @Samtrickett1 + me inviting our contacts to be members. email Ele[email protected] if you are interested in membership 💪 pic.twitter.com/7V2ex5UfvI— Rob Yong (@rob_yong_) 21 июля 2019 г.
Rob Yong promises to create a $100/$200 game to be held on a regular basis. Anyone interested will be able to view it from the lobby. Once a month, it is planned to carry out Big Game at $250/$500 limits. Especially for this event, the room will invite players and broadcast the game.