PokerBonuses Exclusive Sun Poker Sign-Up Bonus
200% up to $2,000
More Details: 200% deposit match up to $2,000. Use coupon bonus code 2000pb upon registration. Must earn 1,000 Sun Points/Shine Points for each $1 in bonus money. Bonus clears in $5 increments or for every 5,000 points earned. Bonus expires after 90 days.
Sun Poker is a room on the iPoker Network, the 3rd to 4th largest online poker network, along with other popular online poker rooms such as Noble Poker.
Sun Poker has been around since the first poker sites hit the internet. It is an international site that offers games in U.S. dollars. It is strongly advised that you play in US dollars so that you don’t spend unnecessary money in rake. Formerly know as Caribbean Sun Poker and later purchased by the Sun newspaper, they were part of the Cryptologic Network, however, they switched to the iPoker Network in December of 2008.
Sun Poker is a great site for bonus lovers. Their bonuses are easy to clear and with no complicated release structures. Their monthly player bonus is usually outstanding.
PokerBonuses Exclusive sign-up bonus of 200% up to $2,000. Be sure to use coupon code "2000pb" in the bonus code section upon registration.
To accumulate Status Points (also referred to as Shine Points) the pot must be raked and a contribution to the pot must be made by the player. Blinds are counted as a contribution.
To begin with, players are awarded 81.30 Sun/Shine Points for every $1 in contributed rake or tournament fees. Once you achieve a new VIP level (starting at just 75 Shine Points) you immediately start to reap the rewards of that new level which includes a boost in the rate at which you earn Shine Points.
If choosing to clear the bonus at a single table or multi-table tournament:
For every $1 in fees you will receive a minimum of 81.30 Status Points based on your VIP level
Percentage of cash table and tournament rake refunded when clearing the bonus:
Clearance rates range from 11% to 44% based on VIP level.
Sun Poker offers its player base an array of ways to get in touch with their support staff in the event of any issue. You can contact their support staff by email, telephone or by live chat. You can also view some of the most common issues in the FAQ section on their website. Their support staff is available 24/7.
You will find an assortment of games on Sun Poker, which is a part of the iPoker Network. Sun Poker offers; Texas Hold'em, Omaha, Omaha Hi/Lo, 7 Card Stud and 5 Card Stud. If you are a new player and want to get used to the software, Sun Poker offers Beginners' Tables in the games mentioned above. Players can also choose to play on a table that offers "Disconnection Protection" or tables that do not. Tables have seats for 10, 8, 6, and 2 players.
The iPoker Network boasts one of the biggest tourney selection in the online gaming industry. Sun Poker gives you access to all those great tourneys. They have large guaranteed tourneys through out the day and offer several satellite tourneys that send players to live events through out the world. Buy-in to these tourneys using cash or you can buy-in to some tourneys using your SPP's. Sun Poker also offers a variety of SitNGo's. Most SitNGo's are either Hold'em or Omaha.
Sun Poker uses the software provided by the iPoker Network. The iPoker Network uses Playtech as their software of choice. There are numerous ways to customize your lobby and tables. It is easy to navigate through the lobby and find the table you are looking for. You can display avatars that are provided and/or have the option to view tables in full screen mode. These are just some of the ways you can customize the site to your liking. It is easy to jot notes down on players for future use that will be saved. Every time you sit at a table with a player that you noted, it will be displayed for you to view. You can also save your hand history to your computer. This will allow you to go back and study your previous hands. There are a ton of other options and you should definitely check out the software.
Sun Poker does not accept players from the U.S. Players may have accounts at all iPoker Network skins.