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Android App Tablet Review: WSOP Hold'Em Legend

by Phil Hornshaw

Grab a seat at a table in the World Series of Poker with WSOP Hold’em Legend, a game in which you’ll play an entire Texas Hold’em career right on your tablet.

You’ll start each day when you fire up WSOP Hold’em Legend with a set of play chips that you can use either in quick-play “cash games” or the long-running WSOP tournament. All the games you play in Hold’em Legend are against computer-controlled players, and the game is all controlled with gestures: tap once to bet, twice to check, and swipe your cards to fold. The touch controls actually make the game feel quite a bit like real poker.

There is a whole lot of different tournaments to play in Hold’em Legend, and the longer you play, the further you’ll advance the “level” of your character. You can also earn a bunch of achievements across the course of your poker career. Hold’em Legend looks and plays great on big tablet screens – there’s a whole lot of poker on hand, all for free.