Formerly known as Pacific Poker, 888 is a reputable poker room, established in 2002 and based in Gibralter. 888 is an official sponsor of both the WSOP and World Poker tour. The site is well marketed towards fish, therefore ensuring it has both good and soft, donk heavy fields. One of the best MTT sites by far, boasting big guarantees, large fields and more whales than a Japanese fish market, 888 is a must for MTT connoisseurs. The MTT guarantees range from a few K all the way up to over 1.5 million during series. SNGs are very good here to with HU SNGS going up to $100 buy-in and 6 and 9 man SNGs up 30$ regularly running and occasional action at higher stakes. The cash games are also great and with large fields and offering a range of additional game types such as Stud, 2-7, Draw, PLO8 and so on alongside typical formats such as PLO and NLH.
888 provides you with various payments methods: Skrill, Neteller, EcopayZ, Mastercard/Visa, Trustly, Wire Transfers and many others.
Withdrawals are usually processed within 2 working days.
The site looks great and more importantly works great. The software is very easy to navigate. Good filters make it easy to find the type of tables you want quickly and efficiently. The site offers support for IOS and Android. The site is available in most major languages. Support comes in the form of email, live chat and telephone. Bucking the general anti-HUD trend, this site supports both HEM and Poker Tracker with no issue.
Peak times coincide with evenings across Europe. For 6m NLH, at each level, you will find 20 plus tables up to NL50, 10 plus up to NL400 and around 4 tables all the way up to NL5000. For PLO 6m, at each level, you wil will find find 10 plus tables up to PLO50, 5 tables up to PLO400 and around 2 tables up to PLO1k, beyond that action is increasingly sporadic. The MTT action is big here with action around-the-clock and big fields.
-One of the most reputable and well known sites in the industry
-Lots of traffic
-Fantastic MTT schedule
-Wide range of cash formats
-Outstanding SNG schedule