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PS2 Game Featuring Howard Lederer Out Today

Game Features Extensive Career Mode


World Championship Poker Featuring Howard Lederer: All In, the Crave Entertainment poker game for Playstation 2 and PSP systems, has been shipped today. An Xbox 360 version of the game will be out in October.

The game features many stars, including Lederer, his sister, Annie Duke, Robert Williamson III, Marcel Luske, Thomas Bihl, and Erin Ness.

Developed by Point of View, World Championship Poker: All In continues to feature a career mode. Career mode now includes series tournaments, mixed games, and recurring home games.

Other new features of WCP: All In include

  • 19 types of poker, including Texas hold'em, five-card draw, seven-card stud, Omaha, and more.
  • Multi-table online tournaments .
  • Scenario Mode: Players are presented with a series of poker "puzzle" challenges that gradually increase in difficulty.
  • Lucky Charms: Players can improve their luck through this Career Mode skill.
  • Mixed Games: Play two or more variations of poker during a single game, with the game changing every time the dealer button makes it around the table.
  • Play with new pros - in game character likenesses and voices, as well as play styles and iconic signature personality traits for some new pros: Thomas Biehl, Marcel Luske, and Erin Ness, as well as returning pros Howard Lederer, Annie Duke, and Robert Williamson III.
  • Reputation System: How well you play, your success in mini-games, and a number of other factors enhance (or hurt) your reputation in Career Mode - which unlocks extra tournaments and more lucrative action for you.
  • The game offers support for the EyeToy Camera, which allows online opponents to see each other as they play, in addition to supporting text chat.