All the Microgaming Poker fans will be distressed to listen in 2020, the Microgaming Poker Network will close! This announcement this closure back in the 3rd week of September 2019, after the extensive internal review of the supplier’s product portfolio strategy.
This award-winning network has been functioning for 16 years, offering excellent gaming experiences for online poker players around the world.
The Microgaming Poker Network was introduced in March 2003 and is a long-established and award-winning network offering quality online poker gaming across the globe. Available in many languages, it offers players with the opportunity to participate in regular promotions alongwith round the clock poker games with many of Casino in Poker side games, and an achievements system.
The network offers a series of poker variants, including the successful Blaze Poker, a fast-fold gaming option to the players. There are several tournaments within the network, including freerolls, bounty and heads-up options.
The MPN blog will announce the full details of the network closure in the coming weeks. Still, the players will have access to online tournaments and also cash games and promotions till then.
As per the CEO, John Coleman: “The network model no longer fits with our strategic vision for poker, and this is the right time to announce the closure as we focus on redistributing key resources and personnel across the business. While the network will be closing, this is not the end for poker at Microgaming, which is driven to create the most enjoyable entertainment experiences, leading the way with world-class gaming content. Ultimately, this move will help the business to achieve that vision as we follow a new strategic direction for the vertical, details of which will be revealed in due course.”
For years, players have had access to the network and its games and are going to miss the games once they shut down in 2020.