HIGH STAKES TEXAS HOLD‘EM GOES ALL IN FOR NINTENDO DSiWARE

San Mateo, Calif.– Dec. 21, 2009– The chips have fallen favorably, and now Hudson’s High Stakes Texas Hold‘Em is available for Nintendo DSiWare. Published by Hudson Entertainment, the North and South American subsidiary of HUDSON SOFT, High Stakes Texas Hold‘Em will provide players with the ability to enjoy the most popular form of poker! High Stakes Texas Hold‘Em is available exclusively for DSiWare for 500 DSi Points™.

High Stakes Texas Hold‘Em is going to be a blast for both experienced players and beginners,” said Mike Pepe, director of marketing of Hudson Entertainment.“We’ve really aimed to make it the definitive Texas Hold‘Em experience for the Nintendo DSi– gamers will enjoy addictive, competitive fun every time they play.”

High Stakes Texas Hold‘Em features the popular No-Limit rule set used in tournaments like the World Series of Poker to give players the authentic feel of a real Texas Hold‘Em table. With tried and true Texas Hold‘Em gameplay, the strategic nature of the popular poker game comes through in spades.

For those who always wanted to get in on the Texas Hold‘Em fun but didn’t know how, High Stakes Texas Hold‘Em also gives players with limited experience the chance to learn the ropes and get in on the action. Once those skills are honed, players can take their poker prowess to multiplayer madness with friends through DS Wireless Play!

For more information on High Stakes Texas Hold‘Em, as well as other titles from Hudson Entertainment, please visit http://www.hudson.co.jp/dsiw/texas/usa

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