2K Announces Poker

2K Games announces just recently that it has signed an agreement with WPT Enterprises. They are going to have a new line up of World Poker Tour video games. These titles will be released for the PC, console, and portable systems. The development is already taken place by Coresoft and Backbone Studios.

“The World Poker Tour is fast becoming one of the most recognizable properties in entertainment,” said Steve Glickstein, Vice President of Publishing for 2K Sports. “We are very excited to be partnering with WPT Enterprises. to bring everyone’s favorite poker show into the virtual world of interactive gaming. Poker is one of the world’s most popular pastimes and a natural fit for our lineup.”

“This agreement with 2K Sports takes the World Poker Tour into people’s homes in a truly interactive manner,” said WPT Enterprises founder and President Steve Lipscomb. “Gamers will have a chance to feel the exhilaration that our WPT players do when they grab one of those monster pots. We are looking forward to having our WPT brand available on the world’s most popular game platforms.”