If you’re a US player and you’re looking for a totally legal, safe and trusted place to play online poker, then you should take a look at South Point Poker. The time has finally come and now the big land based casinos in Las Vegas are preparing themselves for the online world of poker; and South Point Hotel, Casino & Spa has gladly joined the rush.
Firmly established in Vegas for years, South Point is a major Nevada gaming destination and is now offering US poker fans a trusted place where they can play and learn how to play online poker.
The web site is professionally designed and they make sure the reader understands the connection between the land-based operation; and that their online gaming property is run by the same company.
Players will find it easy to navigate with the Play Now button on the far left, then there are: About, Tournaments, South Point Casino, Promotions, and Support/FAQ’s.
In the middle of the page there’s a flash presentation that displays the $100K in cash and prizes every month. Below the flash there is a quick intro and information on South Point for those who don’t know who they are.
It explains that South Point Poker is owned by gaming legend Michael Gaughan and it’s the exclusive online poker room for South Point.
The software is free and easy to download, all you have to do is click on the Play Now button and create an account.
The sign up process is really quick, as players just have to put in an email address, password, date of birth, country, zip code, and then choose a screen name. They can even connect to their South Point poker account to Facebook during the registration process.
Below the company description on the home page is a list of promotions starting on the far left with $100 Cash Royal Holdem Qualifiers starting at 8pm ET for all members. Then there is the $2,000 Card Player Monthly VIP Qualifier that starts at 2:50 pm ET and this is for VIPs only. On the far right there is a Deep Stack Point Play tournament that starts at 8:42 PM ET and that is available for all members.
South Point Poker even lists all the Main Event winners from week one until all the way to week 15. On the tournaments page there is a big list of all the online poker tournaments that are offered over a 24-hour period.
There’s also a page for Main Event Qualifiers starting with a $10,000 main event seat online qualifier that is daily at 7:10pm PST and Saturday and Sunday at 3:20 PST.
The prize for that event is the player will be receive an exclusive invitation to play at the final table at South Point Hotel and Casino in Las Vegas in Nevada where they get to participate in a 9 player final table to win a $10,000 Main Event Seat.
The package also includes two night accommodations at the South Point Casino.
On the Main Event final table page there is another list of the tournament schedule which provides that actual dates for each event.
On the support and FAQ page there is a nice list of answers for typically requested questions and they will fulfill all your needs about technical, tournaments, poker points, game play features, chat, conduct and poker etiquette, prizes, system requirements, account information, contact info and more.
All around South Point will satisfy any US poker players need for a good game of poker and you’ll even get a chance to enter a major event and spend some time in Vegas.