PokerStars Gives Home Games An over Haul For Mobiles

PokerStars’ Home Games software is one that’s popular with players because of the opportunity to set up family and friends games. PokerStars has also added many updates to improve the Home Games range, including mobile features as well as more versions. Feedback from customers has helped the online poker brand decide to complete the upgrade series.

Players have been asking PokerStars to allow home games over mobile devices for some time now. Most Android devices can now have the capability. Those with an iOS device can find in the coming weeks the option to play via smartphone.

PokerStars also decided to add more variants so players with friends can create even more gaming options. The company eliminated the less common formats and instead introduced new gaming options such as Showtime Hold’em, Fusion, 6 card Omaha and several more, according to

Players will consider the latest versions both in Home Games cash games and inside the segment of the tournament. Players can easily choose a variant and start a cash game or tournament by providing the family and friends with a code.

There have also been further changes inside Home Games on how to manage tournaments. Users can select from four time frames of the tournament that include formats Hyper and Slow. The Hyper segment offers 3-minute levels while the Slow portion offers 15 minutes per level.

The news of changes to the Home Games comes just a couple of days after PokerStars announced a new deal with Playtech. The developer of online casino games is launching its new live dealer roulette game Spin & Win exclusively through the PokerStars brand’ sites.

Roulette’s Spin & Win version is the latest title to join Playtech ‘s multi-table games family. In its ongoing partnership with the brand, the brand decided to launch the game via PokerStars as a key step.