Jason Somerville has long been one of the most creative and innovative content creators in the entire poker industry. In this interview, we chat with the Team PokerStars Pro about his newest creation called Chat Plays Poker.
Taking place in the dedicated Run It Up Studio, Chat Plays Poker is live streamed with no delay on Twitch, enabling a heretofore impossible level of engagement with viewers. We’ve got the scoop!
Over its short few years of existence, Run It Up Reno has become synonymous with fun times, great poker, and enjoyable experiences at an away from the felt.
With Run It Up Reno VIII set to take place soon, from April 12-22, Geoff Fisk spoke with the brands founder, Jason Somerville, to discuss what makes his live events so special and beloved among members of the poker community.
Who better than to “properly” introduce PokerStars Power Up to the masses than two of the company’s most popular poker ambassadors, Jason Somerville and Daniel Negreanu.
Just after the latest Run It Up Reno live tournament series, Negreanu and Somerville will take to Twitch to live stream the all-new eSports/poker hybrid game for the first time. It promises to be a must-watch broadcast.
There’s much to be lauded about Jason Somerville’s efforts to get online poker regulated in the U.S. Recently, however, he made a CNBC appearance that had even some of his biggest fans wondering if he made the best possible impression – visually speaking.
This op-ed asks if the image we had of Jason Somerville on CNBC helps or hurts online poker’s chances of getting regulated. What do you think?
Pretty much every single poker fan has watched the World Series of Poker on TV. When you’ve been doing so for over a third of your life, but haven’t yet experienced it in person, you get serious FOMO.
My maiden trip out to the WSOP was full of incredible experiences, some of which I’ve documented in this blog post about what it’s like to walk around the Rio, and through it’s famed hallways.
I hope you enjoy.
Ever wonder what it would be like to play in a huge poker cash game with the pros on TV? I was lucky enough to be invited to experience exactly that, when I took part in the biggest game of my life at the Maryland Live! tapings of Poker Night in America. I’m a poker fanatic and the experience was like a dream for me. Read on to hear all about what it was like.