Danielle ‘dmoongirl’ Andersen was mostly of the Ultimate that is remaining Poker still extant before the web site announced it shut down in Nevada.
Ultimate Poker has shut straight down its Nevada online poker site, closing a run that is 19-month becoming initial regulated Internet poker site in america. The business has now become the first also to get rid of operations in Nevada, leaving just two other poker providers mixed up in state.
The Ultimate Poker closure will, at the least for now, leave Ultimate Gaming with no active Internet video gaming operations in the United States. 8 weeks ago, the company also pulled from the New Jersey market, citing the contractual dilemmas it ended up being having using the Trump Taj Mahal.
Revenues Didn’t Live Up to Objectives
‘Online poker revenues in Nevada have fallen far short of original projections,’ stated Ultimate Gaming Chairman Tom Breitling. ‘Moreover, the state-by-state approach to online gaming has developed an exceptionally cost-prohibitive and challenging operating environment. These factors have combined to make the path to profitability extremely uncertain and difficult. Consequently, we have decided to cease operations.’
Ultimate Poker suffered from just what numerous saw as inferior software and deficiencies in brand recognition. However the site had hoped to replace this in Nevada by beating the competition to your market, something it accomplished by