Cryptonia is a brand new online poker site that allows you to use cryptocurrency instead of traditional methods to fund your account and to play with. The site uses a new poker cryptocurrency called Cryptonia to allow you to play poker online in a flexible manner.
What is Cryptonia?
The Cryptonia pre-ICO starts on April 10, 2018 with the ICO (Initial Cryptonia Offering) happening on May 1st. The site is making 75 percent of the tokens available to purchase at the launch. The site is reserving 20 percent of the token for business promotions and special tournaments, with the remaining five percent being made available to promoters, management and advisers who add value to the platform.
Pre-ICO, the cost of Cryptonia will be approximately 11,000 CPC (Cryptonia) for 1 Ethereum (ETH) and there will be a 20 million CPC Hard Cap.
Stage 1 sees the price alter to approximately 1ETH ~ 7,000 CPC with a 27.5 million CPC Hard Cap and, finally, Stage 2 should see a price of 1 ETH ~ 5,800 CPC with a 27.5 million Hard Cap.
Cryptonia has set itself nine major milestones that it aims to complete before August 2018. They are:
- April - App launch for all platforms
- April - Cryptonia pre-ICO
- May - Cryptonia ICO
- June - Cryptonia listed in Exchanges
- June - Cryptonia launch on Cryptonia Poker
- July - Cryptonia Opening tournanment
- July - Cryptonia's referral and partner programme
- July - Decentralised, random number generating solution
- August - Cryptonia's fair play programme completion
Games offered at Cryptonia
Cryptonia, at time of writing this review, had not detailed the exact games and stakes it would be offering. However, PokerNews was informed that there will be hold'em, Omaha, Open-Face Chinese Poker and Backgammon cash games and tournaments made available, all using cryptocurrency to play with.
Cryptonia Poker will have a web based app, be available on both Android and iOS powered devices. The site promised to have a decentralised random number generator solution, too.
The following wallets can be used to store and manage Cryptonia: