PartyPoker has substantially updated its game client. Thus, in addition to the usual cash tables, the poker room introduced tables with a forced bet. You can select them in the cash game filter by specifying the "Ante" format.
This kind of initiative should bring PartyPoker more rake and make the game more aggressive.
Following the PartyPoker client updates, the appearance of chips was also renewed, Millions Online was allocated a separate block in the lobby, and the "Favorite" section got a new icon in the form of star. You can add your preferable cash tables to the Favorites.
Now, the lobby of the poker room is as follows:
To the effect that Ante tables would appear on PartyPoker became known back in September, when PartyPoker partner Rob Jong conducted a poll relating to cash tables on his Twitter page. He was interested in the players’ opinion on introducing ante at fast poker tables:
Cash Game antes arrive @partypoker on October 3rd - I am very familiar good ante formats for ring games but unsure about Fast Forward which is worst action game on site - what we thinking about ante size for Fast Forward (we use FF 100 $50-$1 as example)— Rob Yong (@rob_yong_) 25 сентября 2019 г.
The opinion poll involved nearly 1 500 players. Only a third of them voted against ante in fast poker. This indicates that most players support given initiative of the poker room.