New Jersey's iGaming market leader Golden Nugget has expanded its online casino offering with the addition of live-dealer Casino Hold'em.

The addition of Casino Hold'em expands the operator's New Jersey live-dealer offering, which already includes Blackjack, American Roulette and Dragon Bonus Baccarat table games for play via desktop or mobile devices. now boasts up to seven concurrent live dealer tables and plans to roll out further content in the near future.

"Being the first to offer a Live Dealer version of the world's most popular poker game in America, Casino Hold'em, shows our commitment to delivering on an innovative and world class product to our patrons," said Thomas Winter, Senior Vice President and General Manager, Online Gaming at Golden Nugget.

Developed by Stephen Au-Yeung, the game builds on the popularity of the classic Texas Hold’em game mechanics while offering the option to pit the player against the dealer, instead of other players.

To support the rollout of Casino Hold'em, has built a studio inside the Golden Nugget Atlantic City in partnership with Ezugi. 

"We are again honored to partner with and Golden Nugget Atlantic City to bring the first ever online live dealer Casino Hold'em to America and New Jersey," added Kfir Kugler, chief executive of Ezugi New Jersey. "America is in love with poker, and by using the Live Dealer platform, the game retains its strong connection between the player and the dealer in a live environment."