Captain Cooks Poker - Closed 10/2013
Players can participate in poker variants like Texas Hold'em, Omaha Poker, Five Card Stud and Seven Card Stud at Captain Cooks Poker. The games rules and strategy are explained in detail for each of the games. The Captain Cooks Poker web site has a comprehensive poker glossary that new players will find extremely useful. Another feature that new players must use before they start playing is the Captain Cooks Poker Virtual Tour. This guide is divided into four sections, which are Lobby, Poker Games, Table and Game Play Sequence. The tree structure in the lobby needs to be understood since it helps players find the correct game according to their desired stakes and other parameters.
Captain Cooks Poker offers a number of poker tournaments the details of which can be accessed by clicking the Tournaments tab in the home page of the poker room web site. The tournaments are classified as Guaranteed Daily Tournaments, Guaranteed Daily Freerolls, Rounder Tournaments, Heads Up Rounder Tournaments and Weekly Tournaments. The detailed schedules of each type of tournament are given, including dates, times, prize pools and buy-ins. Players should also read the Multi Table Tournaments terms and conditions so that they are fully conversant with the rules. Captain Cooks Poker offers many online satellites to land based tournaments. The satellites run regularly, and all poker network satellite winners receive free hotel accommodation, as well as cash to organise their own travel and spending money. The satellites are listed under Events within the Tournaments tab.
Captain Cooks Poker offers attractive promotions to its members. The sign up bonus is 50% of the first deposit subject to a maximum of $200. Existing players can refer up to four of their friends to Captain Cooks Poker by sending their email addresses to the poker room. If the friends join then the player will be given 2,500 VIP Points worth $25 per friend. Hence players can win up to $100 just by introducing their friends. Every time members play a raked hand or enter a tournament at Captain Cooks Poker they will be earning more loyalty points, called VIP Points. These will be automatically credited to the players' accounts and can be cashed by them. There are several other promotions offered at Captain Cooks Poker. These include Extreme Stack, Bad Beat and Magic Hand.
Depositing funds into the Captain Cooks Poker account is extremely simple. The complete details are given in the Banking section of the online poker room. Credit cards, Neteller, Moneybookers, Ukash and paysafecard are some of the deposit options available.
- reviewed by Ava Jackuard, last updated 2018-11-20