River Belle Gives Poker Players the Opportunity to Become TV Stars
Program to Air on CGTV Nightly from 11pm 1am EST
Gibraltar, February 8, 2006 - River Belle, one of the most recognized and trusted online entertainment brands in the world, announced today that it brings exciting poker activities to poker enthusiasts in Canada through Poker Night Live Canada. The program will be broadcast daily by CGTV, a Canadian cable channel specializing in gaming entertainment, on Rogers Digital Cable channel 228. During Thursday and Saturday broadcasts, players will compete on the River Belle branded playing felt.
Riding on the success of the UK version, Poker Night Live will televise a virtual poker table with participating online players. Commentary will be provided by two avid poker players with tournament experience. The broadcast allows viewers the opportunity to watch how online poker is played while practicing their skills. Additionally, Canadian poker players now have a live platform to exhibit their poker talent through Poker Night Live Canada and River Belle - the TV Tables can be accessed through the River Belle Online Poker software, which is available to download at www.riverbelle.com.
River Belle recently launched a new and innovative online poker room complete with Texas Holdem, Omaha Hi/Low, 5-Card Stud and 7-Card Stud, all available with a wide range of table limits. River Belle Online Poker provides players the unique opportunity to create their own private tables and replicate weekly poker nights with good friends at any time. Features also allow players to pre-select their seats, locate a specific player, or search for their favorite table. More advanced players can play at ten tables at once while watching each game via the Mini View feature. River Belle Online Poker also offers free poker school for learning the skills and rules of each game.
Poker Night Live will give online players the rare opportunity to showcase their poker skills on live television, said Tim Johnson, Chairman of Carmen Media Group, owners of Belle Rock Entertainment. River Belle is the ultimate entertainment portal and we are very excited to share it with the Canadian market.
About River Belle
River Belle (www.riverbelle.com) is the fastest growing online entertainment brand in the Belle Rock Entertainment group, which is owned by Carmen Media Group Limited based in Gibraltar. River Belle Online Casino, River Belle Online Poker and River Belle Multiplayer Casino make up the successful River Belle portfolio accommodating thousands of players every day. Part of the Prima Poker Network - a global card room network where players from different card rooms play against each other, River Belle Online Poker is designed to bring players the ultimate poker experience. Incorporating state-of-the-art software powered by Microgaming and rich interface features, River Belle brings the best online games to life. As the most trusted name in online gaming, River Belle continues to set the standard in fair play, transparency initiatives and the promotion of responsible gaming.