Live Poker New Zealand – Get Connected!

The fabled game of poker has an almost legendary aura among casino games, especially for people whose knowledge of this classic card game only goes as far as what they’ve seen in the movies. For players, though, poker is the epitome of serious fun – fun because there’s nothing more satisfying than revealing a winning hand, and serious because unlike other games whose outcomes are purely based on chance, a poker player needs to have a few ideas in their head. For these reasons, a truly compelling online poker experience has been longer in coming than most online casino game offerings. Finally, though, All Slots is proud to declare that we have live poker New Zealand players are just going to lap up.  It’s got all the elements that make poker so great to play – there’s even scope for players to develop their own online poker strategy.  That’s because live poker is all about the connection between the dealer and player. That’s not something you can easily replicate with a computer simulation. When the dealer’s a robot, the game’s reduced to pure chance. When the dealer’s a real live human being, though, the game assumes another dimension. Now you can player live poker against a human dealer here at All Slots Casino. What’s more, you can play it anywhere you like, any time you please, and on the device of your choice. PC, smartphone, tablet, all are perfectly suitable for live poker – the screen resolution is optimised for screen size, processing power and internet connection speed. At last you can play poker in a way that’s adapted to the modern connected lifestyle.

Evolve your poker game with All Slots 

Casino poker tips usually focus on betting and strategy, but there’s one tip they often forget to recommend. When it comes to online casino gaming, that tip is to bet on the right brand. There are a lot of companies out there making products that purport to be the same, but they’re really not. At All Slots we insist on providing our players with the best possible gaming experience – an experience built around their needs, not ours – so we bet on Evolution Gaming to power our live casino offering. The proof of any casino poker tips is when they pay off, and our decision to go with Evolution Gaming has paid off like a Royal Flush. They’ve pioneered live dealer games since 2007 and have consistently maintained their lead in the race, time and again producing innovations that leave the competition behind. That means you, the player, can expect nothing less than the best live poker experience available on the internet today. The same goes for our other live casino games – roulette, baccarat and the Dream Catcher money wheel game. Once you’d had a go at poker, try them all!

Square off with the dealer in live online poker NZ

Players who search for “live online poker NZ” consistently arrive here at All Slots, confirming by the science of the algorithm what many know by instinct – the best live online poker New Zealand’s ever known is here, no further than a click or tap away. How did Evolution Gaming crack the formula? To get around the physical impossibility of having people sit around a table in cyberspace, their live dealer games pit the players against the dealer. Some games have a huge amount of players but effectively it’s all one on one against the dealer. This makes live poker somewhat different from the games you played with your mates on Friday night, but it’s a compelling gaming experience packed with variety and special features nonetheless.  These include a choice of views – 3D, multi-camera and classic vision and an intuitive player interface that makes it easy to play and bet. Use the chat functionality to interact with the dealer or shoot the breeze with other players. All kinds of players are welcome and catered for at tables hosting anything from beginner-friendly low-bet games to VIP tables for the initiated!

The most popular live poker games

Types of live poker available for you to play at All Slots Casino include popular favourites such as 3 Card Poker, Casino Hold’em and Caribbean Stud Poker, among others.

 Live Three Card Poker, as the name implies, is based on a hand of only three cards. This makes it especially suitable for beginners who are looking for a quick, fun, simple game without sacrificing any of the suspense that makes poker so great. Even so, there are multiple means of doing the dealer in, so to speak, so seasoned players will find this poker variant just as intriguing. To mention just one highly appreciated aspect of the game, players can potentially win payouts of up to 1000:1 with the optional Pair Plus and Six Card Bonus bets.

Live Hold’em is the live casino equivalent of Texas Hold’em, the legendary five-card poker game. A Live Hold’em table can accommodate a limitless amount of players, all of whom have the opportunity to win the Progressive Jumbo 7 Jackpot – the biggest live table Jackpot in the world. As a progressive jackpot, the Jumbo 7 grows with every round until somebody wins by playing a 7 Card Straight Flush.

Another variation on the Texas Hold’em theme, Live Ultimate Texas Hold’em is a community card game that sees players squaring off against the dealer with the intention of achieving a five-card hand that beats the dealer’s hand.  Players have to place equal Ante and Blind bets before the Flop, the River and the revelation of the dealer’s two cards. This gives them three chances to place the Play bet and make a raise. The earlier a player makes a raise, the more they are risking and therefore the more they will gain if they win. The optional ante-upping Trips bonus bet adds another layer of intrigue.

Live Online Poker NZ FAQs

Before you join a live poker game, you might have some unanswered questions. There’s no such thing as a stupid question, we firmly believe, so please take the time to browse our FAQ (Frequently Asked Questions) section.

Q: Can I play online live poker for real money?

A: There’s no obligation to play for real money at All Slots Casino, but if you so choose, you definitely can.

Q: Is it legal to play live poker in New Zealand?

A: Under New Zealand law, it’s completely legal to play and wager on live poker at All Slots Casino. We are licensed by the Malta Gaming Authority and boast the eCOGRA (eCommerce and Online Gaming Regulation and Assurance) Seal of Approval.

Q: What is the best poker hand?

A: Most definitely a Royal Flush, which is a 10, Jack, Queen, King and Ace in the same suit.

Q: What is the Flop in poker?

A: In poker variants like Texas Hold 'em and Omaha Hold 'em that use community cards, the Flop is the moment when the dealer deals the first three face-up cards, as well as the actual cards themselves.

Q: What is the River in poker?

A:  The River is the name of the very last card dealt. Community poker games usually start with the dealer dealing out two hole cards to every player, a hole card being a card dealt face down. After that it goes betting round, Flop, betting round, Turn, betting round, River, until the hand ends.

Q: How do I go about playing online live poker?

A: All Slots Casino members need only log in, enter the games lobby, head for the live dealer section and select a live poker game to play. Not a member? Simpler register an account and connect!

Q: Can I play live poker in a mobile casino?

A: Many of our best titles here at All Slots have been optimised for mobile. All our live dealer games  especially are playable on PC, smartphone and tablet.  iOS, Android and Windows operating systems are all compliant.

Q: Can I get a live poker bonus?

A: During their first week at All Slots, first-time members are entitled to a non-obligatory Welcome Bonus to the value of up to $1500. How it works is we match your initial deposit 100% by up to $500, then we repeat the favour twice. It’s a great way to learn the ropes of live poker or any other of our staggeringly broad array of casino games.