CHICAGO, June 21, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Poker Night in America, the high stakes poker series that airs every Monday & Sunday on CBS Sports Network, is heating up the social poker market with its unique new Poker Night in America app based on its hit TV show. Now social poker players can enjoy participating in the same poker action they watch on Poker Night as played by the game's best players and celebrities. The app will also feature amazing prizes which may include private poker lessons from famous pros, playing in live streamed poker games, and a VIP grand prize package that guarantees players $5,000 in playing cash to play on Poker Night so they too can live like a star and showcase their poker skills to the world!
"We have been asked time after time as to whether there will ever be any way to join in the action at our Poker Night tables," said Todd Anderson, President at Rush Street Productions, the company behind Poker Night. "Now we can finally say 'Yes'!"
The most thrilling opportunity for any poker player, and exclusively available on the Poker Night in America app, is that players will have the opportunity to enter sweepstakes where lucky winners may join some of the biggest names in poker at the table, such as pros Phil Hellmuth, Doug Polk, and Shaun Deeb, and Hollywood star players like Jennifer Tilly and Brad Garrett. Winners will also be seen on TV and via live streaming on the official Poker Night Twitch Channel at Twitch TV! Some lucky winners will be flown to luxurious casinos around America to play in real episodes of the show. The grand prize not only includes a seat at the table, but also the flights, accommodations and a buy-in of $5,000. Eligible players who download the new Poker Night in America app and play at least 5 hands will be automatically entered into the sweepstakes.
Phil Hellmuth, 14 time WSOP bracelet winner, is excited to take on the new social players.
"Having taken pots from some of the world's best, I am looking forward to the new challenge of crushing players on social poker," said Hellmuth. "This Poker Night app is going to give me lots of new players from around the world to take down and clean out, so what's not to like? I'll see you at the tables."
The Poker Night in America app is available to download for free from the Apple App Store and Google Play Store. To try it, click on this link: http://pkrnt.com/611
Poker Night in America has partnered with the KamaGames Group, the global developers and publishers of social casino games for mobile platforms. The Poker Night in America app features Sit'N'Go and Shootout tournaments, scratch cards, a virtual goods store, a simple to use tutorial, Daily Quests, Daily Bonuses and achievements. The Poker Night app uses a lab certified KamaGames Random Number Generator, ensured to meet the highest standards of guaranteed fair play. The partnership also leverages the KamaGames technology platform and global liquidity of players. For more information on the app, visit www.pokernight.com/app/
About Poker Night in America
Founded in 2013, Rush Street Productions brought America's true pastime, Texas Hold'em Poker, to television screens nationwide on CBS Sports Network with its hit series Poker Night in America. Currently in its fifth season, and with more than 150 episodes produced, Poker Night in America continues to showcase amazing cash game poker each week played by the game's best players and celebrities. It also pioneers in the emerging market of live poker streaming. For more information, visit pokernight.com or follow Poker Night on Twitter, Youtube, and Twitch.
The KamaGames Group are global developers and publishers of social casino hits designed for mobile, social, consoles and smart TVs. Established in 2010 and employing over 220 staff, the KamaGames Group has its corporate headquarters in Dublin, Ireland as well as offices in London and Dubai. Bringing together creativity, proprietary technology and a passion for games, KamaGames has built a portfolio of social casino games designed to deliver real-life entertainment to the masses. KamaGames' Random Number Generator (RNG) is certified by iTech Labs and meets the highest standards to guarantee fair play. KamaGames portfolio of games reaches over 85 million gamers worldwide.
SOURCE Rush Street Productions