October 27, 2011 in Games (E)
[prMac.com] San Jose, California - Smappsoft today is pleased to announce the release of Version 2.0 of Chinese 13 Card Poker for the iPad / iPhone / iPod touch. This major update, available in the iTunes App Store at no charge for current users, brings online play and a host of other new features to this popular card game app.
Chinese 13 Card Poker was the hit iPad app of the 2011 World Series Of Poker in Las Vegas, as players used Bluetooth to connect and play on their iPads and iPhones. This new version adds the ability to play online using Game Center technology, greatly expanding the scope of the game. "Online play has been the most requested enhancement to us from players of Chinese 13 Card Poker. We are very excited to introduce this and many other new features in this major update", said Mark Rubin, Smappsoft's Chief Engineer.
Major new features of this version include:
* Online play using Game Center
* In-game text chat for online and bluetooth play
* New and improved game setup
* Choice of Easy and Hard levels for Computer AI Players
* Game Center Achievements
* Improved graphics and new icon
* iPhone, iPod touch, and iPad
* Requires iOS 3.1.3 or later
* Universal Application
* 8.7 MB
Pricing and Availability:
Chinese 13 Card Poker 2.0 is $4.99 USD (or equivalent amount in other currencies) and available worldwide exclusively through the App Store in the Games category. There is also a video preview on YouTube available.
Founded in early 2009 by high tech and audio industry veterans, silicon valley based Smappsoft develops a wide variety of high quality apps for mobile devices, primarily focusing on the iPad / iPhone / iPhone Touch platform. Their most recent success was the #1 ranked Puzzle Game App, 'Look Again!', which was also top 10 iPhone game. The popular (Top 10 iPad Music / Top 20 iPhone Music) Scales & Modes educational music app was recently featured as one of the top 'Back To School Apps' in the iTunes App Store. In addition to their other music based apps including Sounds of the Orchestra and Scales & Modes: The Quiz, Smappsoft has developed a line of apps for poker players and fans, including Hold 'em Helper, Chinese 13 Card Poker, and Poker Tourney Timer. Copyright (C) 2009-2011 Smappsoft. All Rights Reserved. Apple, the Apple logo, iPhone, iPod and iPad are registered trademarks of Apple Inc. in the U.S. and/or other countries.