Apple re-launches old iOS game to celebrate the 10-year anniversary of the App Store

Apple re-launches old iOS game to celebrate the 10-year anniversary of the App Store
Apple has decided to celebrate the 10-year anniversary of the App Store in a unique way. One of the first games launched along with the App Store, Texas Hold'em is getting a re-release to mark the achievement.

Of course, Apple didn't just re-released the game in the App Store, but overhauled the game's graphics and added new characters, as well as more challenging gameplay. More importantly, for the very first time, Texas Hold'em is free to play, so it won't cost you a dime to get it.

In case you're not familiar with Apple's game, Texas Hold'em allows you to play against 24 realistic opponents, but you can also invite your friends to the game and play over Wi-Fi. As you become better, you'll gain access to more challenging locations with higher stakes and, obviously, bigger rewards.

Naturally, Texas Hold'em is compatible with all devices running iOS 12 and later. Also, as mentioned earlier it's free to play. Make sure that you enough free storage on your device though since the new version of the game weighs in at 1.5GB (via 9to5mac).



1. cmdacos

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2. Mike88

Posts: 438; Member since: Mar 05, 2019

I used to play it when I was in school

3. BullDozer

Posts: 159; Member since: Dec 18, 2015

Re-launches are what they do. Something where you lose money. This time only it's virtual.

4. matistight

Posts: 1010; Member since: May 13, 2009

2008 was the App Store, but sure, I guess you can change 11 years to 10 years. I mean the iPhone X is the 11th generation iPhone (or the 17th iPhone, with the iPhone 6 Plus technically being the 10th iPhone[also their worst iPhone ever])

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