Absolute Poker Passes Milestone - Tuesday 14th of March 2006

SAN JOSE, Costa Rica – Absolute Poker, the fourth largest online poker website in theworld, announced today that it has passed the 300 million mark for the numberof poker hands dealt on their website since the company's inception in 2003.Known for its passion for poker, Absolute Poker also recently released anumber of technology updates aimed at improving the performance of the siteand giving players more ways to customize their experience on the site withtable 'skins'.

"We're one of the fastest growing poker sites on the web today and we'rereally excited about dealing over 300 million hands to our players," said MikeEdwards, marketing manager for Absolute Poker. "We're pretty passionate aboutensuring our players have the best possible experience when they're playingonline at AbsolutePoker.com so we've recently given them the option to easilycustomize their tables and we've also made some back-end technicalimprovements."

Choose from over 100 Absolute Poker Table Skins Players can now either create their own table skins or download from over100 ready-to-go table skins from Absolute Poker's website (players can see theselection of skins available at AbsolutePoker.com.Absolute Poker's ready to-go-skins fall into the following categories:

* Felt, carpet and seat variations: you decide what style the poker room is by choosing from a variety of modern or traditional tables, chairs or carpet.

* Teams, schools and associations: celebrate your alma mater, surround yourself with US Army or Navy regalia or pick your favorite sports team logo to highlight during your game.

* Landscapes: picture yourself playing in the Sahara desert, underwater or in the forest a variety of exciting landscapes to choose from.

* Themed tables: you choose the theme or style and we'll fill in the details. Want to play poker on the moon? How about choosing an adventurer or pirate theme from over 75 different options.

Or Create Your Own ...

Absolute Poker has made it easy for players who want to be creative tomake their own customized table skins using their own designs or photographs.If you're handy with image editing software then you're ready to go.

Once players have chosen the look that they want, they can change theirtable skins with a simple click of their mouse. Upon entering the online pokerroom, players need only right-click with their mouse to choose whether todownload a new skin, select from a list of stored skins or manage the onesthey already have saved.

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