Conclusion: The menu also offers you the chance to review all your game stats, from the amount of hands played, to which kind of hands you have had ie. pairs, three-of-a-kind, flushes, etc. Overall, for 800MP this game is cracking value in my eyes.
Excerpt: Those familiar with the poker broadcasts on ESPN or the Travel Channel have all heard it before. With the way poker has exploded on to the mainstream scene over the past couple of years, many have bought into the aforementioned statement.
Summary: With classic card games like Hearts, Spades, and even Uno getting the Xbox Live Arcade treatment, it was only a matter of time before poker came running up to join the party. In this case, it's Texas Hold 'em, a functional, if somewhat middling take on the Cadillac of poker games.
Pros: Online play is enjoyable, provided you're playing against people who know what they're doing, Game serves as a decent way to teach you the basic rules of Texas Hold 'em
Cons: Presentation is lackluster, Single-player mode is little more than an excuse to get achievement points, Game is paced awfully slowly