Dogs Playing Poker brings blue collar poker fun to iPhone and iPaw'd

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[] Seattle, WA - Candywriter today is pleased to announce the immediate availability of Dogs Playing Poker 1.0 for iPhone and iPod touch, a comic yet competitive take on mobile poker. Dogs Playing Poker has been designed for Texas Hold 'em novices, advanced poker players, and dog lovers alike.

Users select their dog breed of choice and then enter a five-round tournament that spans a junkyard, dog pound, train car, den, and Chinese restaurant kitchen! On the way, users face off against 18 unique hounds and, as if the app wasn't entertaining enough already, a fox and a walrus have also been included in the line up.

Poker novices can quickly get up-to-speed on the ins and outs of Texas Hold 'em by completing the built-in tutorial. Experienced players can enjoy the diverse poker playing traits of the various characters and the hundreds of poker "tells" bundled into the game. Dogs Playing Poker is loaded with extra touches that range from the ability to pet and poke the dogs to a feature called "Every Dog Has Its Day" that tracks the cleverest canine in the world on any given day.

Key Features:
* 20 unique opponents with vastly different playing styles
* 5 beautiful rounds
* Detailed Texas Hold 'em tutorial for beginners
* Detailed stat tracking and play analysis measuring luck, trickery, and overall performance
* New dog breeds unlocked with each tournament victory
* Global high scores
* Complete Twitter integration
* OpenFeint-enabled

Device Requirements:
* iPhone, iPod touch, and iPad
* Requires iPhone OS 3.0 or later
* 47.0 MB

Pricing and Availability:
Dogs Playing Poker 1.0 is only $1.99 USD (or equivalent amount in other currencies) and available exclusively through the App Store in the Games category. A "lite" version that allows unrestricted access to Round 1 of the game is also available. Review copies are available upon request.

Located in Seattle, Washington, Candywriter produces creative software for Mac OS X, iPhone, and, grudgingly, sometimes Windows. Copyright 2010 Candywriter. Apple, the Apple logo, iPhone and iPod are registered trademarks of Apple, Inc. in the U.S. and/or other countries.


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