Red Star Poker
Current Signup Code – none required
$50 Non-Deposit Bonus and 200% Deposit bonus up to $1000 – Get a $50 Bonus, no deposit needed! Just login to the software and your bonus account will be credited with $50. They will also add 200% bonus (up to maximum of $1000) on your next deposit. No bonus code needed, $50 bonus is valid for and must be played out in 30 days, 200% bonus is valid for 60 days.
Receive a 200% bonus on your first deposit – Receive a 200% Sign Up Bonus up to $1000 on your first deposit. That means players will receive an extra $200 on an initial $100 deposit. The bonus will be paid out as Loyalty Points are earned, which can be monitored Bonus page of the Poker Client. Just start playing at any real money table to start gaining LP. A bonus code is not required. Bonus is valid for and must be turned over in 60 days.
Software – very good
Red Star Poker uses the very original Microgaming Gaming Network software which includes some great tricks and features. Watch out for up-loadable avatars and fully customizable table plus some very cute effects during game play. View-able hand histories are also added into the mix.
Playability – very good
Very easy to understand and use at the table with buttons and actions clearly marked. The lobby at is clean and unfussy with a nice design.
Traffic – good
Although not reaching the heights of previous times, there is still plenty of action available at peak times.
Support – good
Generally friendly and fast. Often, e-mails are replied to in both Russian and English. They also offer online and telephone support. Cashing out is normally problem free but can be a little slow at times. All the major standard deposit and withdrawal methods are available.
Summary – very good
Red Star Poker is an interesting mix that runs on the Microgaming software, is based in Malta but is primarily aimed at the Russian and east European market. It is quite entertaining when receiving e-mails and tournament results, as these are sent in both Russian and English, which certainly give the site an atmosphere all of it’s own. The Microgaming Network of players has a solid background and traffic continues to grow in it’s primary targets.
Loyalty Points (LPs)
You earn bonuses on Red Star Poker by accumulating Loyalty Points (LP). For instance, your Deposit Bonus sits in your Pending Bonus account, waiting for you to earn it and you will be paid out in increments. Each time you earn a payment, your Pending Bonus will decrease until the balance reaches zero. Full information regarding bonus status players can find by accessing My account –> My bonuses page. All Red Star Poker players earn Loyalty points as they play real money poker in cash games or tournaments. For every US dollar you generate in rake or tournament fees, you earn 10 Loyalty points.
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