Atari And Nintendo Get Back In The (Poker) Game

Legendary gaming brands offer new poker themed titles.

After the new release of the WSOP: Full House Pro software that recently came out on PC, we soon realized that for the old timers out there, PC versions of poker may not be their cup of tea.

Not to worry old schoolers, as fans of the classic brand Atari will be ecstatic to learn that the comeback of the Atari platform is inevitable after almost being wiped out by bankruptcy. Atari and their fierce rivals Nintendo are two much beloved (and nostalgic) platforms producing poker for points’ games giving the old school out there a chance to get their poker game on.


“In the scorching town of San Saba begins your journey to building your reputation and riches up to take over the whole state of Texas”

Players will love ‘*The Governor of Poker’* on Nintendo 3Ds where tournament and cash games in the State of Texas. Players buy real estate and even entire towns with their poker proceeds in a challenge to build their own empire and proclaim themselves as the ultimate Texan poker hustler.


Atari’s comeback into the gaming market has seen a deal struck that has confirmed a partnership with FlowPlay on Atari Casino.

Atari CEO Fred Chesnais has said: “Entering social casino gaming is a logical next step for us given its appeal across multiple generations and its natural fit with the casual audience.”

Classic casino games including poker that will be part of the new surprise package from Atari. Themes such as Asteroids, Missile Command and Centipede will all be part of the new look casino gaming from Atari.

If you or someone you know has a gambling problem and wants help, call the Virginia Council on Problem Gambling (VACPG) helpline at 1-888-532-3500
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