What is Pokio?
Pokio is a new social poker app that is available to play on Androind and iOS devices primarily, however there is also a beta version for browser play.
Is Pokio LegAl?
IPokio is licensed and regulated by the Malta Gaming Authority (MGA) and it is legal in many countries and territories around the world including most of Europe, Canada, Brazil and more.
I've never heard of Pokio, is it safe?
Pokio is owned by a chinese company Qufan entertainment. While relatively unknown in the west, the company is big in China and Pokio is regulated by the MGA which ensures that player funds are separated from operational so you can trust that your money is safe.
Why has Pokio become so popular ?
Unlike most of the other apps available for mobile devices, pokio is fully licensed and regulated and therefore you don’t need to buy “fake currencies” in order to play real money games. You can play in Euros with quick and easy deposits and withdrawals.
Can you play tournaments and sit and go's in pokio?
Yes, of course. Pokio offers tournaments in Hold’Em and Pot Limit Omaha. There are also Knock Out variants available at the moment.
What currency does Pokio use?
Unlike other poker applications that use “fake currencies”, Pokio uses Euros for all its play.
What Stakes Are Available?
You can play games at all levels in Pokio with stakes starting as low as 0.01€ for OFC games and going all the way up to 50€. Most games start at 0.10/0.20€ stakes though.
Is there a minimum deposit required?
The minimum deposit is 15€.
How can you handle collusion on mobile devices?
Pokio has several tools that enable club owners to minimize instances of collusion, also they have a dedicated team that analyzes the games for signals of collusion with instant account suspensions being served. In the app players using the same IP or in the same area (GPS verified) can be prevented from playing on the same tables.
How can I deposit ?
Pokio offers a series of options for depositing and withdrawing funds. Currently you can use your credit card (Visa and Mastercard), Skrill, Paysafe, Neteller, ecoPayz and MuchBetter. These options are constantly expanding as pokio negotiates new deals.
Do I need to verify my account ?
In order to receive player rewards and be able to deposit and withdraw funds you will need a verified player account.
How can I download pokio ?
Why should I play In Pokio?
Pokio focus significantly in player experience and a lot on the social side of poker. This attracts a lot of casual players to the app and they enjoy it which means they tend to stay. This is good both for both recreational poker players as for grinders alike. The only thing that grinders may dislike is the inability to play multiple cash tables at this point.
what are the greatest things about pokio ?
If we had to choose… hmm probably the ability to shower your opponent with tomatoes when he dishes you that bad beat. Other things to consider is all in insurance and the possibility of running hands 2 and 3 times in cash games. This reduces variance significantly.
Are there any promotions or freerolls?
Pokio has a regular freeroll schedulle with many daily freerolls both satellites and real money. When you join you will receive a ticket for an exclusive €250 freeroll that is held weekly on Sundays.
Can I play pokio on my computer?
The answer to this question is… depends. In order to avail of all the functionality you will need to run an emulator. If you are comfortable with that, then you can. There is currently also a beta version available that you can play using your browser, however this has limited functionality.
Can I use trackers?
The app creators have a vision of keeping the app appealing to recreational players more so than professionals and as such trackers are not supported and there isn’t any plan at this point to support them in the future.
What is the rake charged?
In Pokio the rake is 5%, however this is capped and the cap depends of the stakes you play at and the number of players at the table. For instance the cap for €0.10/€0.20 stake when heads-up is €0.50 and when 5+ players are sitting is €1.25. Rake is slightly high on lower stakes but becomes really good once you go up the stakes with the highest cap at €10/€20 being only €3.5.
Can I play pokio in the USA?
Unfortunately not at this time.
I have more questions what can I do?
Get in touch with us via the pokio app on any of our clubs or via whatsapp on +353892204000.