Instant Rewards Addition on Ongame.it Client

NYX Gaming bought the Ongame poker network last year from Amaya Gaming, who had purchased the Rational Group and their sites, Pokerstars and Full Tilt, and no longer wanted to operate the much smaller Ongame.com network as well as the three ring-fenced regulated networks Ongame.it, Ongame.es and Ongame.fr.

With NYX Gaming taking over the network it was expected that things would turn around, as they have so many partners with casino players that people expected the liquidity to go up and the games to become much fishier. This didn’t happen however and the traffic has declined ever since, leaving the Ongame network in ruins.

Now NYX Gaming is trying to boost their position in the regulated Italian market, by integrating the Instant Rewards feature for players. The feature was originally created by Amaya Gaming and provides players with the opportunity to win instant prizes by achieving different challenges set by Ongame or the operator.

Players can see their process towards the goal in the client, as there has been integrated a process bar that shows how far you’ve gotten towards receiving the cash or tournament buy-in prize. NYX Gaming believes that this will help maintaining the recreational players and give them a sense of accomplishment, despite never winning, which in turn will lead to more regulars also staying and provide a boost in the overall traffic.

Daniel Allermand

Daniel Allermand is a freelance writer, with more than 4 years of experience in the industry as an operator, affiliate and poker player. Daniel has decided it was time to try and bring more coverage about the industry to the general public by writing articles about everything from poker to casino.  

Recent Posts

Ethereum-based Virtue Poker is ready to launch this May with an exhibition tournament featuring its ambassador Phil Ivey

Following an announcement on Monday, it was confirmed that ConsenSys based project, Virtue Poker raised $5 million in funding. The…

9 hours ago

A fully decentralized Poker application is announced to launch in Q2

Cartesi and Polygon have recently announced the development of a fully decentralized Poker game on top of Polygon’s PoS Chain.…

2 weeks ago

GGPoker heads up with PokerStars by running their GG Spring Festival from April 4 through April 25

Competition this spring will be fierce as GGPoker is taking PokerStars heads on by running their own GG Spring Festival…

2 weeks ago

PokerStars SCOOP 2021 kicks off April 4

The PokerStars Spring Championship of Online Poker (SCOOP) is up pretty soon with $100 million in guaranteed prizes for grabs across 102…

2 weeks ago

America’s Cardroom announces High Five Tournament Series and is looking for the “next Moneymaker”

America's Cardroom has announced its High Five Tournament series. The High Five series will run from March 31 to April…

3 weeks ago

World’s most popular online poker tournament celebrating 15 years

The world's most popular online tournament, the PokerStars Sunday Million is celebrating its 15th anniversary this coming Sunday March 21st and…

4 weeks ago