Mad Over Poker review
Mad Over Poker — is an Indian online poker room launched in August 2017; its parent company is by Host.Games, a company working with a blockchain protocol which seems non-related to the Mad Over Poker operation, which is operated by MOP Networks Private Limited. MOP founders are poker fanatics from India.
MOP uses a popular platform (Connective Games) and offers a great user experience: convenient deposits, good promotions, and great customer support via e-mail or Whatsapp.
Mad Over Poker is mainly a low and mid-stakes poker room. During the peak time over 120 players are connected to the poker room distributed among cash games and tournaments:
Cash games traffic at Mad Over Poker:
- Rs0,25/Rs.0,50 = 1 table (FR)
- Rs1/Rs.2 = 1 table (SH)
- Rs2/Rs.4 = 1 table (SH)
Omaha (only SH):
- Rs1/Rs.2 = 2 tables
- Rs2/Rs.4 = 1 table
- Rs10/Rs.20 = 2 tables
- Rs25/Rs.50 = 1 table
- Rs100/Rs.200 = 1 table
S&G is also played at the room with a 5-max format and buy-ins ranging from Rs.110 up to Rs.550; usually, 4 S&G are visible at the lobby. All S&G are played with a 5-minute blind structure.
The Sunday tournament is the Rehab, with 5Lac GTD and Rs.1,500 buy-in. Every day tournaments with smaller GTD prizes as 10K, 15K, up to 1Lac are played in the room with buy-ins ranging from Rs.17 up to Rs.1,650. Tournament series with big GTD prizes are frequently played at the room.
Mad Over Poker uses the Connective Games platform and the software has all the necessary options to comfortably play:
- Auto Much Cards
- Wait for Big Blind
- 4-color card deck available
- Auto buy-in and rebuy
The lobby has tabs per discipline (Hold'em, Omaha, Tournaments, Sit&Go) and tables can be filtered or shown using sub-tabs (No Limit, Pot Limit, High Stakes, Medium Stakes).
Players can pick avatars from a standard selection or upload its own image.
Although right now (January 2019) the traffic is not very high, the tables can be easily arranged for multi-tabling.
Support software (called"EPA Programs" by MOP) are expressly forbidden by the poker room.
Go CashFree, PayTM and PayUMoney are available for making deposits at Mad Over Poker.
Withdrawals are handled using Indian bank accounts and usually, the processing time is 24-72 hours depending on the amount.
As usual in Indian poker rooms, all profit withdrawals over 10kINR are subject to a 30% tax. Mad Over Poker allows up to 4 daily withdrawals for less than 10kINR each one, but it warns the players that the tax must be paid at the end of the fiscal year.
Mad Over Poker uses advanced and modern software and it has several promotions with makes of this poker room a good decision for low and mid-stakes Omaha players.
The MOP tournament series are also highly rewarding and we recommend to add this room especially for the Sunday tournament schedule.