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An Interview With Jaime Staples’ Brother Chris: The Man Behind The Vlog

Are you one of the tens of thousands of people who regularly watch Jaime Staples’ vlog? As you can imagine, the PokerStars Online Pro can’t do it all alone; he’s got a whole team assisting him crank out awesome content on a regular basis. The vlog, though? That’s all his brother Chris.

We had a nice long chat with Chris Staples, the maestro responsible for crafting his brother Jaime’s popular vlog. He gave a us an exclusive behind-the-scenes look at what it takes to put it all together. Enjoy!

PokerStars PowerUp: Discussing the Future of Poker with PokerStars’ Director of Poker, Severin Rasset

As PokerStars prepares for a beta launch of PowerUp, Cardplayer Lifestyle was recently given an opportunity to speak with Severin Rasset, Director of Poker Innovation and Operations at PokerStars.

We asked him about PowerUp’s role in the relationship between traditional poker, the increasing audio/visual complexity of modern gaming, and what the relationship between them means for the future of the game we love.

We hope you enjoy this exclusive interview.

PokerStars PowerUp: Breaking Down A New Poker Experience For Recreational Players

The much-hyped PokerStars PowerUp game has finally made its official debut. We had a chance to test it at a special media event during the PokerStars Championship Barcelona festival.

Here’s an explanation of the new game, our thoughts about PowerUp and the general idea of e-sports mixed with poker, and our opinion on what effect the game’s debut will have on the greater poker ecosystem.