Danielle ‘dmoongirl’ Andersen ended up being mostly of the Ultimate that is remaining Poker still extant before the web site announced it shut down in Nevada.
Ultimate Poker has shut down its Nevada online poker web site, ending a run that is 19-month becoming initial regulated Internet poker web site in the United States. The organization has now also get to be the first to end operations in Nevada, leaving just two other poker providers mixed up in state.
The Ultimate Poker closure will, at least for the time being, leave Ultimate Gaming with no active Internet video gaming operations in the United States. 8 weeks ago, the company also pulled out of the New Jersey market, citing the issues that are contractual ended up being having with the Trump Taj Mahal.
Revenues Didn’t Live As Much As Expectations
‘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 video gaming has created an incredibly cost-prohibitive and operating environment that is challenging. These factors have combined to make the course to profitability very hard and uncertain. Consequently, we have decided to cease operations.’
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