This company is a product of Merge Gaming Network (MGN). It had a B- rating and scored just 3/5 on an independent site that reviews the speed of payouts and the safest poker sites to use. A link to their results is here: https://www.safestpokersites.com/carbon-poker/
One thing you notice when you go to this website is that Poker is most prominent out of all the other offerings, it is the one they seem to put the most emphasis on. Reassuringly, they focus heavily on their poker delivery and offer a stable and sturdy poker playing platform with good levels of traffic and a great range of games that are accessible on a mobile device or from a PC.
They have a great mobile app allowing you to be able to play in a range of different tournaments on a tablet, mobile or another device such as a Blackberry. There are plenty of Omaha, and Texas Hold’em games that come in a range of speeds, all of which is easy to find and play on a device. There are also numerous Sit and Go’s available. Overall, it’s very easy to get to grips with the app.
They offer both a downloadable version of their software, along with the ability to play from a web browser giving you the best of both worlds and a great app as well.
They have a packed schedule with some pretty big prize pots. They are also great at catering for lower buy-ins and still offer great tournaments prize amounts, along with the chance to earn tickets into the bigger tournaments which are mostly held on a Sunday.
They host their major even on a Sunday where the top prize is $40,000. All games are played on an Eastern Time Zone (ET) schedule. Nightly games also offer pretty decent prizes as they give out over $30,000 each night. The buy-ins for the tournaments that happen nightly ranging from $2.20 – $109.
The different games on offer include Omaha Hi/Lo, Stud Hi/Lo, Horse, Texas Hold’em, Omaha and Stud. Each coming in a range of different formats such as Deep, Mega Stack, Knockout, Turbo, Rebuy and Hyper Turbo. There are also a really good selection of Sit and Go options along with plenty of Satellites too.
To see all of the currently available tournaments available on the Carbon Gaming Poker Site, go here: https://www.carbongaming.ag/poker/tournaments.
Payments and Deposit
If you are in the US or Canada, you can deposit using a Visa Card or Bitcoin only. For the latest payment methods in these countries, please view this page: https://www.carbongaming.ag/kb/deposit-methods-us-and-canadian-members
Outside of the US and Canada, you can only use Bitcoin for the payments.
It seems like they are going after the Poker players who use Bitcoin mostly as their complete lack of other options makes it difficult for those who don’t use Bitcoin.
Withdrawals from this site come with a fee, and their speed of processing cashouts is not good. They have also earned themselves a reputation for banning players who consistently win.
It is easy to find the contact section on their site and a real plus that don’t try and hide it away from you. For reference, it is here: https://www.carbongaming.ag/info/contactUs.
If you are looking for general help, they have a very comprehensive FAQ and help section. A link to that is here: https://www.carbongaming.ag/kb