Charles Rettmuller

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Joined PokerTube June 2014

Charles is a Chicago native and long time poker player who dusted off his journalism degree and began writing about poker following the events of Black Friday in 2011.

He has written for a number of leading poker websites, offering his insights and expertise on subjects ranging from online poker legislative efforts in the U.S. to poker vlogger reviews.

Articles by Charles Rettmuller

King of the Hill II in October to Feature Hellmuth, Busquet, Deeb and Talbot

The success of the inaugural "King of the Hill" competition in August has prompted Poker Night in America to do it all over again this October in a King of the Hill II.

Kevin Hart Scandal Another Blow to PokerStars' Image

It's not much fun when you hurt your wife and kids by being caught on tape in a compromising position with another woman.

Warning Signs That It’s Time to Cashout From a Poker Site, Or is it Too Late?

Let's face it, online poker sites are not the safest place to keep your money.

UK's First Multi-Millionaire Lottery Winner Dead From "Good Living"

A £17.9 million windfall in the National Lottery in 1994 allowed Mukhtar Mohidin to enjoy a fast lifestyle as a gambler and playboy for more than two decades.

Online Poker in Australia Given New Life as Government Considers Reforms

The death knell that sounded the end for online poker in Australia has stopped ringing as the Aussie government has apparently changed its tune.

Live Poker Events, 1 week ago

Inaugural "Poker is Fun Tour" Event Deemed a Success

The first ever events of the PIFT are in the books, with Peixin Liu emerging as champion of the $450 buy-in tournament, while event #2 went to Cody Torke.

Online Poker , 1 week ago

Absolute Poker Claims Process to Review Disputed Petitions Next

The deadline for filing petitions (Sept. 7) has come and gone and that the claims administrator will next tackle player petitions with disputed account balances.

Online Poker , 1 week ago

Virtue Poker Adds Brian Rast and Dan Colman as Advisors

A projected launch date more than a year away in late 2018 hasn't stopped Virtue Poker from lining up two of the world's top poker pros as advisors.

Indian Poker Pros Play Videos in Court to Prove Game of Skill Issue

An India High Court judge surprised many onlookers in a Gujarat courtroom with his unprecedented decision to allow two pros to explain the skill factor of the game.

Online Poker , 1 week ago

Launch of "Party Poker Ladies" Highlighted by Ladies Only Online Event

Party Poker has a brand new project aimed at attracting more women to the game of poker by forming ladies only social media accounts tied in with poker tournaments.

It's Been a Year Since Run It Once Poker Site Announcement And It's Still In Development

It's been more than a year since Phil Galfond announced to the world that he would launch a poker site with an estimated roll out date of Q1 in 2017.

Doug Polk Challenges Tom Dwan to Play for $5 Million Heads-Up

Doug Polk, in his recent video, issued an earnest challenge to Tom Dwan to play heads-up for $5 million.

Betsson CEO Ulrik Bengtsson Steps Down

Bengtsson has announced that he and the Swedish gaming company are parting ways effective immediately.

Online Poker , 2 weeks ago

DDoS Attacks at WPN Might Be Sinister Actions of Rival Poker Room

The Winning Poker Network (WPN) was hit with 26 separate Distributed Denial of Service (DDoS) attacks over a span of three days.

Online Poker , 2 weeks ago

AP-UB Remission Claim Deadline Nears

Calling all poker-playing procrastinators! This is your final notice that the deadline for filing a petition in the AP-UB remission process will officially end on September 7.