blair - Answered a Question by ng (29 Aug 07 20:15)

They play Texas holdem on the Emerald Princess - she is a brand new ship and they have an electronic holdem table - I was dubious at first but it grows on you. They have competitions as well as private games with pre agreed stakes.

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wright - Answered a Question by ng (16 Aug 07 11:45)

Hi, I have played texas hold em cash games on the oceana, but the card room manager was a poker player and keen! Also they have a small game 3-5 dollars on the navigator of the seas - I am on it aug 28th so hope for a game.

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Chris - Answered a Question by ng (16 Aug 07 18:57)

I played TH em on Ocean Village in East Carribean; gave me and friend tuiton for a while, a few joined in, we won a bit then, then the hustlers moved in and I lost £50 very easily. Beware of those that say they dont know how to play. The bank takes a cut (10%) every game so there is a diminishing pot of money unless someone else joins. Good for 10 minutes but blinking dangerous. Cash game, £1 stakes but double up quickly. Chris - I'll stick to Roullette and takes my chances as I have no skill ... and thats what youll need.

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bennett - Answered a Question by ng (20 Aug 07 10:35)

Played it on voyager ,50 dollar entry and 1 25 dollar rebuy,only 700 chips and blinds went up every 10 minutes loose first few hands and the blinds get you,there were 5 tables went out early so dont know what it paid also there was a money table every night.

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