English Nederlands

Review of Bodog Poker
Our average rating - 87.8 %

Bottom Line
"What would you do for $2 million?"

Site address -

Start of operation - 1995
Gaming software - Proprietary
e-mail - [email protected]
Phone - 1-888-263-0000

Software type - Download version
Direct download -

Download size - 4Mb

Bodog Poker - Accepts US players

Important Information
10% bonus on ALL deposits plus 4 daily freerolls to qualify to WSOP 2008

Plus from May 1st to May 31st 2008, Bodog Poker will run (4) "WSOP* Seat Giveaway Qualifiers" each and every day at 3:00am, 9:00am, 3:00pm and 9:00pm ET.

Registration will be open 2 hours prior to the start of each tournament and will be limited to 5,000 players per tournament.

The top 25 finishers will receive an email in early June inviting them to participate in the finale that will be hosted on June 7th (more details regarding the finale below).
Furthermore, the 1st place finisher will also win T$29 in order to participate in a "Main Event Quarterfinal" and the 26th to 50th place finishers will win T$1.50 in order to buy-into a "Main Event Cheap Seat" tournament.
The top 25 finishers will receive an email and email in early June inviting them to participate in the finale. The buy-in for these qualifiers will be 5 Bodog Poker Points, meaning every new sign up gets 10 free tries at a WSOP* Seat.

Rating - 87.8%
Customer Service
Software and Graphics
Player Traffic/ Volume
Soft Competition
Financial Security
Game Variety
Signup Bonus
Loyalty Bonus

Special Bonus Details
The bonus at Bodog Poker is immediate. When you deposit anything up to $100 they give you 100% match bonus.
Clearing Requirement
3 player points/$1

Games that can be played:

Limit Texas Holdem, Omaha, Omaha H/L, 7-Card Stud Hi/Lo, No-Limit Texas Holdem

Languages that the software supports:

English, French, Spanish, Italian, Swedish, German

Operating system compatibility

Windows Compatible Poker room
Short Description

BoDog Poker may be small in size but it has a unique feature that separates it from other poker rooms—namely it’s Sportsbook. So if you love to bet on sports while you play poker, then this is the place for you. At Bodog Poker you are guaranteed to find thousands of new players which don't really know how to play online poker very well (AKA Fish).

Full Description

Bodog is a sports book and casino since 1995. The original site "the Sportsbook" was established in 1995 in San Jose, Costa Rica. Then in 1999, the online casino was added, and in September 2004, the poker site opened. Many of Bodog's poker players are high stakes gamblers who also bet at Bodog's casino and Bodog's sportsbook. This makes Bodog poker Room a buzzing environment filled with wild gamblers that are on the lookout for some action. This means it's time for you to go fishing!

Software & Graphics :
Bodog Poker offers great software that runs fast and smooth with good playability. There are many options to customize your online poker playing experience.
Players can take notes on their opponents during play.
Players can play three tables simultaneously.

Bodog.com has a wide variety of poker games like: Texas Hold'em, Omaha, Omaha Hi/Low, 7-Card Stud, 7-Card Stud Hi/Low and 5-Card Stud.
In terms of the games and tourneys, there are excellent multi-table tourneys, single table tourneys and heads up tourneys. The heads up tourneys do cost more compared with other poker sites
There are also Bodog's online sportsbook, and Bodog's online casino with over 80 flash and downloadable games.

Poker Tournaments:
Every day Bodog runs a very popular $1,500 guaranteed freeroll,
Bodog Poker hosts many real money tournaments with buy-ins as small as $1 ranging all the way to few hundred dollars.

Player Traffic:
The traffic at Bodog Poker is quite high, reaching 5.000-6.000 players at the peak hours.

Soft Competition:
The games are very loose and easy - even at higher limits. This is because all the sports bettors come over and play poker for fun.

Sign Up Bonus:
10% Unlimited Sign Up Bonus!
Bodog offers a 10% bonus on ALL deposits on ANY platform (this includes the sign up bonus). It all translates to 10% in bonus on all deposits which is unique on the market. The bonus at Bodog Poker is immediate. When you deposit anything up to $100 they give you 100% match bonus.
Clearing Requirement
3 player points/$1

Loyalty bonus/ Promotions:
Bodog Poker offers a loyalty bonus system allowing all new players to start with 50 points. The points can be used in real money tournaments. Players can accumulate Bodog-Poker-points in three ways: contributing to a pot that is raked in ring games, playing in tournaments, and with "overall time spent" playing.

Bodog Poker is known among poker players for its fast to respond and knowledgeable e-mail and telephone support.

Financial Security:
Very Good! The BoDog company is a long time sports book and casino


  • Standing reload bonus of 10% on all deposits

  • Great promotions

  • Soft games

  • First class software

  • Many deposit and withdrawal options

  • Accepts U.S. players


  • No live support

  • Supports only three tables simultaneously

Deposit methods     Withdrawal methods
  • Credit Cards:
    • Visa
    • Mastercard

  • PrePaid Cards:
    • NUCharge

  • E-Wallets:
    • Neteller
    • MoneyBookers
    • FirePay
    • Click2Pay
    • SpeedCard
    • eWalletXpress

  • Bank Accounts (Online):
    • Electronic Check (e-Check)

  • Bank Accounts (Offline):
    • Bank draft

  • Other:
    • InstaCash

  • PrePaid Cards:
    • NUCharge

  • E-Wallets:
    • Neteller
    • MoneyBookers
    • Click2Pay
    • SpeedCard

  • Bank Accounts (Online):
    • Electronic Check (e-Check)

  • Bank Accounts (Offline):
    • Bank draft

Articles written by backgammon players about the game
(recent published articles):    [Read all backgammon articles]

Karen Hughes Invents The Blame Game
Karen Hughes Crafts “The Blame Game:” A Story of the Bleeding PhoneWoe to those who go to great depths to hide their plans from the Lord, who do their work in darkness and think, "Who sees us? Who will know?" ...
- Saturday, November 10, 2007

Learn All about Gin Rummy Rules
Gin rummy is a popular card game designed for two persons, and created at the beginning of the twentieth century by Elwood T. Baker....
- Friday, November 09, 2007

Conventional Gin
Instead, I began my play by discarding the three aces. In the meantime, my opponent broke a pair of kings which made the king a safe play. I began drawing matching cards and eventually making melds - while finding safe discards....
- Thursday, November 08, 2007

Recent Month's Articles:
March 2008February 2008November 2007
September 2007August 2007July 2007
June 2007May 2007April 2007
March 2007February 2007January 2007
December 2006August 2006July 2006
June 2006May 2006April 2006
March 2006February 2006January 2006