The online face of poker has changed!

Santa Cruz, August 11th, 2011

GRL Game’s Full Deck Hold’Em is a brand new type of poker game and a first of it’s kind video chat game on the App Store. It let’s you see your friends while you are playing by utilizing the front facing camera of their iPad 2. Up to four friends can play online with the video chat option, chat and play. Finally online Hold’Em players can really see if their poker face is as good as they think it is.

Have an iPad 1? You can chat and hear your friends and see the video of friends you are playing with an iPad 2.

Full Deck Hold’Em also features an AI system that watches you play and will slowly get better at playing you the more hands you play. Each of the 16 unique AI characters has a different style of play that will improve as they play you.

Full Deck Hold’Em is available August 11th for all iPads for $2.99, you can download the game from

A video the gameplay is available from

Full Deck Hold'Em is the third Full Deck card application from GRL Games. Full Deck Solitaire now has over half a million active users and has been the number one game on the Mac App Store for most of the life of the Mac App Store. Full Deck Solitaire and Full Deck Poker Solitaire on the iPad and other iOS devices continues to have strong daily downloads and use months after launch.

About GRL Games

GRL Games is a small family owned game developer in Santa Cruz, California run by gaming veteran Graeme Devine. Devine is a long time veteran of the computer game industry, he is known for being the co-creator and programmer for the groundbreaking CD-ROM title The 7th Guest/11th Hour, and being the lead designer on id software’s Quake III and Microsoft’s Halo Wars.  He left his position at Apple in 2010 to form a company dedicated to making the best game titles on the iOS and Mac desktop platforms.

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