Luxury Watches or Games? Vegas on the Wrist

 |  April 6th, 2013

Timepieces that reflect the excitement and allure of high-stakes gaming are wonderfully fun – if you’ve got the money. They offer a great distraction when you just don’t have time to go to the casinos.  Indeed, a handful of truly gifted watchmakers shake up accepted traditions and elevating the timepiece to a new dimension: a game piece. Christophe Claret, Girard-Perregaux and Franck Muller have spent years in the research and development phases to create complex watches that are also elaborate games for the wrist. They are precision watches on which one can actually try their chances to win at roulette, dice, slots and even black jack. In 2011 that Christophe Claret unveiled his revolutionary new 21 Blackjack watch to the…

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