888poker is one of the major players in the online poker world.

Since its creation – under the name Pacific Poker – in 1997, 888poker has grown its customer base to over 10 million players from all corners of the globe.

Owned by the London Stock Exchange-listed 888 Holdings, 888poker is one of the most financially secure gambling companies in the world and one that won Best Gaming Product in 2012 and Best Poker Operator of the Year for three consecutive years.

Poker Works readers can enjoy a free $88 when they create their 888poker account using our links – this is a free £12 in the United Kingdom – and you don’t even need to make a deposit in order to receive the free money!

When you are ready to make a deposit, you will receive a 100% match up to $888 first deposit bonus, which is more than twice the size of 888poker's standard sign-up bonus.

888poker operates a 10-tier VIP scheme that everyone automatically joins.

Each time you play for real money and generate $1 in rake or tournament fees, 888poker gives you two Status Points.