Bodog Poker Review Latin America
Bodog is a platform with more than 25 years of experience in the market. It is widely recognized for its successful track record in the field of sports betting, casinos and is now as one of the best proposals to play poker online.
This poker room is oriented to the Latin American market and its offer of games is very wide and varied.
Overall Bodog has a very streamlined and simple platform for navigating between its 7 gaming options, which include casino and sports betting.
As far as cash game poker is concerned, Bodog does not have a lobby with information about its tables, you will only find a dashboard with different options to select the type of table you want and once set a random seating system is activated.
As for its tournament program, in this one you will find a detailed lobby with the different tournaments available and their respective characteristics.
The room is available in its versions for PC and Mac operating systems, but it does not have a mobile application for iOS or Android systems. However, if you want to play from your mobile you will have to add from the Google Chrome browser the Bodog app. Once installed on your home screen you will have access to the room, which in the end is like downloading an app.
Additionally, from your computer you can also access the different games directly from your browser, except that when you log in from the website, the connection to the Bodog customer will be automatically closed.
Bodog Games Offering
Regular Games (Cash Games)
Among its cash games options Bodog offers Hold’em (No Limit and Fixed Limit) , Omaha Hi and Omaha Hi/Lo.
For No Limit Hold’em you find Heads-Up, 6-Max and 9-Max tables, with betting limits from $0.02/$0.05 to $2.50/$5.
For Fixed Limit Hold’em you find only 6-Max tables, with betting limits from $0.05/$0.10 to $10/$20.
On the other hand, Omaha Hi and Omaha Hi/Lo games are available only in Pot Limit variant, on Heads-Up and 6-Max tables and with betting limits from $0.02/$0.05 to $2.50/$5.
Zone Poker is the Zoom version of Bodog, fast play tables where as soon as you discard your cards you move on to another table without waiting for each hand you fold from to play out.
This game mode is found for No Limit Hold’em at 6-Max tables with limits from $0.02/$0.05 to $2.50/$5.
For Omaha Hi and Omaha Hi/Lo you find 6-Max tables with limits from $0.05/$0.10 to $0.75/$1.50.
Multi-Time Tournaments (MTT)
As for its MTT tournament offerings, Bodog offers $10 million guaranteed per month across an extensive tournament schedule. You’ll find tournaments in Hold’em, Omaha and Omaha Hi/Lo variants, with regular, turbo, Knockout, Knockout progressive and more formats, with buy-ins ranging from $0.60 to $1055.
The room’s star tournament is the Bodog Million, a tournament that, as its name says, guarantees $1 million dollars, has a buy-in of $535 and is played once a month.
There are also a good number of satellite tournaments that qualify for the main tournaments of the room as well as many daily Freeroll tournaments, highlighting its Free500 and Free5000.
Likewise, Bodog periodically schedules tournament series offering extensive event calendars with huge guaranteed prizes to be distributed.
Sit & Go Tournaments
As with its MTT tournament offerings, Bodog offers a wide variety of Sit & Go tournaments. You’ll find them in Hold’em, Omaha and Omaha Hi/Lo variants, with buy-ins ranging from $0.60 to $210.
Bodog offers Sit & Go in the following formats:
- Heads-Up: Two-player, winner-take-all tournaments.
- Satellite: low-cost tournaments through which you can qualify for a higher buy-in tournament.
- Turbo: tournaments with a fast-paced blind structure.
- Hyper Turbo: tournaments with a fast-paced blind structure.
- Hyper Turbo: tournaments with a fast-paced blind structure.
- Hyper Turbo: tournaments with blinds increasing at a faster rate than turbo tournaments.
- Tournaments with blinds increasing at a faster rate than turbo tournaments.
- Double Up: tournaments in which half of the registered players survive, doubling the value of their buy-in.
- Triple Up: tournaments in which half of the registered players survive, doubling the value of their buy-in.
- Triple Up: Tournaments in which you triple your buy-in by finishing in the top 3
- Knockout: Tournaments in which you receive a bounty for each player eliminated, the value of the bounty depends on the buy-in value of the tournament.
Jackpot Sit & Go
Jackpot Sit & Go are Bodog’s proposed Spins tournaments, three-player tournaments with hyper turbo format of blinds increasing every 3 minutes and buy-ins ranging from $0.50 to $100.
The prize pool is randomly determined by a roulette wheel and can be up to 1200x the buy-in value.
These are winner-take-all tournaments, except when the prize multiplier reaches the three highest values, in which case all participants get a share of the prize.
100% bonus up to $1000
Bodog offers a welcome bonus up to $1000 and you don’t need a bonus code. You just deposit as little as $10 and the room will match 100% of your deposit in a bonus of up to $1000.
You will have 30 days from the date of your deposit to unlock the bonus, which is released in blocks of $5 for every 150 Reward Points earned in real money games.
Reward Points are earned as follows:
- Cash Games: each $1 of rake is equivalent to 15 Reward Points
- Tournaments: each $1 of commission paid per entry equals 15 Reward Points.
- Jackpot Sit & Go: every $1 buy-in equals 1.5 Reward Points.
Bodog VIP Club
Bodog offers its players a VIP system based on earning points for playing in real money games and consists of 5 categories. Depending on your category you can get excellent benefits such as:
- Priority deposits and withdrawals
- Exclusive VIP events and gifts
- Poker tournament tickets
- Preferred service
Preferential email support
Category points and rewards points are accumulated simultaneously and are earned by participating in real money games, these can be poker, casino or sports betting.
The points are credited according to the bet value, if you bet less than the value indicated in the table, the system will automatically calculate the proportion in points corresponding to the bet value.
It should be noted that category points serve only for upgrading, while reward points can be used to exchange them for prizes and these are valid for only 6 months.
Deposits and withdrawals
Bodog makes available a wide list of options for deposits and withdrawals, however these may vary depending on your country of residence.
Among some of the available options you will find:
- American Express
- Bitcoin Cash
Local payment methods:
- Express Lider
- Open Pay
- Options available depending on your country of residence. Not all countries have this option available.
Internal Wire Transfer
- Coupon/Voucher code