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US20080113817 GAME CONSOLE PICTURE MANAGEMENT AND PRINTING SYSTEM  
In a picture management and printing system, a game-console-accessible memory is provided with a set of instructions for a game console including or having communicatively connected thereto at...
US20080113793 Game Apparatus, Game Program, Storage Medium Storing Game Program and Game Control Method  
A game apparatus (10) includes an LCD (12) and an LCD (14), for example, and the LCD (14) is provided with a touch panel (22). On the LCD (12), a first game image is displayed, and on the LCD...
US20120329561 SYSTEM AND METHODS FOR GENERATING AVATARS AND ART  
A system and methods that enables the generation of avatars or art from users' own genetic information. Users may obtain their personal genomic information via direct-to-consumer (DTC) genotyping...
US20050277476 Computer game system and method of operation  
A method of operating a computer game program (10;20) comprising the steps of, loading the computer game program, executing the computer game program, receiving instructions from a user interface,...
US20130225300 APPARATUS FOR PERSONALIZED GAMING ENVIRONMENT  
A personalized gaming system that provides and enclosed gaming environment for a user. The gaming environment may include an enclosure made from wood, fiberglass or other suitable material and...
US20130252742 SERVER SYSTEM, STORAGE MEDIUM, METHOD, AND ELECTRONIC INSTRUMENT  
A server system refers to the login history of a registered friend player within a given period when an authenticated player has been subjected to a login process. The server system gives a bonus...
US20110281656 ATTRIBUTE-DRIVEN GAMEPLAY  
Methods and systems for emotion-based game character manipulation are provided. Each character is associated with a table of quantified attributes including emotional attributes and non-emotional...
US20100323787 DRAWING MACHINE FOR JACKPOT GAME, AND GAME APPARATUS AND GAME SYSTEM USING THE SAME  
It is enabled that a player enjoys in a stepwise manner whether any one of the jackpot awards among plural types of jackpot awards is won. The drawing machine for jackpot game is provided with a...
US20090023496 GAME PRESENTING SYSTEM  
To provide a game presenting system having a plurality of game systems for each executing a process of a game in which a plurality of users participate, and a game presenting machine for...
US20110034225 Suicide Player Pool Fantasy Sports Games  
Methods, systems, articles, and the like related to fantasy sports games are described. In various aspects, a selection of a fantasy roster for a first game period can be received from a fantasy...
US20050202877 Application programming interface for geographic data in computer games  
A computer game depicts or represents actual or imaginary geographic locales as part of the play scenarios of the games. The computer game uses a map database that contains data that represent...
US20110256926 SYSTEM AND METHOD FOR VALUATING A PLAYER IN A FANTASY DRAFT BASED ON USER-DEFINED LEAGUE RULES  
A system and method for valuating a player in a fantasy draft based on user-defined league rules are disclosed. In one embodiment, a method comprises storing a list of players, each player...
US20120077594 Geo-location interactive gaming system  
A system for providing access to casino gaming and sports booking is provided which permits a gambler to place wagers using a location based mobile gaming unit. The gambler may access the system...
US20080227552 Network game system, game apparatus, storage medium storing program, and game controlling method  
A network game system includes a plurality of game apparatuses, a game server and a network. In the game apparatuses whose players are acquainted with each other, each-other's profile IDs are...
US20110159964 FACILITATING SPONSORSHIP OF GAME-PLAY-BASED ACHIEVEMENTS  
Methods are provided for utilizing the achievement or the success a gamer has during online game play to unlock offers or coupons sponsored by an advertiser. The value of an offer or coupon may...
US20060148568 Device and method for wirelessly accessing game media  
A video game system (100) includes one or more game carousels (101), one or more physical game media (118), and one or more game consoles (112). The game carousel (101) is capable of holding one...
US20120295702 OPTIONAL ANIMATION SEQUENCES FOR CHARACTER USAGE IN A VIDEO GAME  
A video game includes user selectable animation routines for a game character. The animation routines may be performed by the game character upon entry to game play, upon occurrence of predefined...
US20110183742 GAMING SYSTEM AND A METHOD OF GAMING  
A method of gaming comprising providing a plurality of display positions and selecting a plurality of symbols for display at respective display positions. A base pay table is defined and is usable...
US20060148571 Computer game with game saving including history data to allow for play reacquaintance upon restart of game  
In a computer game, game state is saved when indicated and a history of previous game play is also recorded. Upon resumption, the history of previous game play is presented to the user and the...
US20120172098 SUGGESTING GAME ROLES FOR DIFFERENT PLAYERS BASED ON A PLAYER'S GAMING STATISTICS FROM OTHER GAMES  
In one embodiment of the invention, game specific statistics for previously played games are obtained for each player of a game. Weights and corresponding generic attributes are associated with...
US20110244937 GAME EXECUTION METHOD, STORAGE MEDIUM, AND ELECTRONIC INSTRUMENT  
Characters that form a word or a sentence having a meaning are assigned to squares, and are adjacently disposed so that a word or sentence is reproduced by reading the characters along the right...
US20100304848 MANAGING MARKETING OFFERS IN WAGERING GAME NETWORKS  
In some embodiments, an apparatus comprises a marketing offer distribution unit to determine conditions that must be satisfied before presenting a marketing offer in the wagering game network. The...
US20110092287 GAMING PARTICIPANT ATTRIBUTE TAG METHOD AND SYSTEM  
A multi-participant gaming feature and system is disclosed wherein a player/participant can alter their perception of fellow players/participants, allies and opponents, in accord with a custom...
US20110177863 Player-Entry Assignment and Ordering  
A method of assigning a player-entry to a table so that said player-entry can participate in a hand of a particular card game at said table, wherein there is a plurality of players each having one...
US20090325693 METHODS FOR PLAYING COMPUTER GAMES WITHOUT A DISPLAY  
A method for playing computer games whereas before the game starts, visual percept is present and the player learns the rules and options that the game provides, and during the game the screen is...
US20110201408 WAGERING GAME ACCOUNT MANAGEMENT SYSTEM  
A wagering game account management system and its operations are described herein. In embodiments, the operations include determining that a trigger condition for an account rule has occurred,...
US20110070935 TRAVELING VIRTUAL PET GAME SYSTEM  
A traveling virtual pet game simulates a pet traveling between various geographic locations. As the pet travels, users interact with the virtual pet to aid the pet in acquiring traits associated...
US20110130190 Authentication of Game Results  
A gaming system includes a game server and a client server. The client server requests random numeric outcomes from the game server and supplies various state and game information. The game server...
US20110111826 GAMING SYSTEM AND METHOD FOR PROVIDING SYMBOL COMBINATIONS WITH DYNAMIC AWARDS  
The gaming system and method disclosed herein provides a plurality of symbol combinations that are each associated with a dynamic award. Such dynamic awards increase based, at least in part, on...
US20130084999 GAME CENTERED ON BUILDING NONTRIVIAL COMPUTER PROGRAMS  
A game in which players modify a nontrivial computer program. Players with competing objectives are given the option of appending instructions (6) to the program, as well as performing special...
US20110111828 GAMING SYSTEMS, GAMING DEVICES AND METHODS WITH VOLATILITY CONTROL GAMES  
Gaming systems, gaming devices and methods that provide games that control volatility. In one embodiment, the gaming system disclosed herein enables a player to select values, or cells associated...
US20070021216 Seamless gaming method and apparatus  
The present invention describes a method and an apparatus for playing electronic games via an online network. In particular, the present invention provides means for players to switch between...
US20120058820 USING REAL-TIME CONSTRUCTIVE SOLID GEOMETRY TO PROVIDE PAINTING AND THINNING GAME MECHANICS  
Techniques are described for providing a painting and thinning mechanic within a computer-generated environment (e.g., in a video game). The painting and thinning mechanic allows geometry within...
US20110098097 KENO-STYLE POKER METHOD AND SYSTEM  
A system and method for playing a keno style game of poker. In the play of the game, a plurality of initial player hands are presented to players before wagers are received. Values of a plurality...
US20140038722 UNIVERSAL VIRTUAL ENTITY TRANSFORMATION  
A virtual entity from a first game is transformed to new virtual entity useable in a second game applying set of correlations between characteristics defining the virtual entity in the first game...
US20080280674 GAMING MACHINE APPARATUS PERFORMING A MULTI-PLAYER-TYPE PLAYING GAME AND GAME RULES  
A gaming machine apparatus includes gaming machines and a central controller. Each gaming machine includes a memory storing a game program, a display and an input device. The display device...
US20120052938 POP-UP BOOK GAMEPLAY MECHANICS  
Method, article and apparatus for executing computer games, and in particular, computer-based platform games. In a platform game, a user may interact directly with and articulate pop-up book...
US20120220368 GAMING SYSTEM AND METHOD PROVIDING AN AWARD FOR DESIGNATED LOSING CONDITIONS  
The gaming system and method disclosed herein provides an award to one or more players for a non-occurrence of a designated event. The gaming system monitors a plurality of games played at a...
US20120046102 METHOD AND SYSTEM FOR FACILITATING ELECTRONIC COMMUNICATIONS WITH CHILDREN  
A system for enabling a child's play activity with a toy to be translated into a pre-defined communication to a secondary user. The system comprises one or more toys or electronic devices that may...
US20100331064 USING GAME PLAY ELEMENTS TO MOTIVATE LEARNING  
Elements of game play, such as usage statistics, scores, levels, challenges, achievements, competition, and the like, are incorporated into a productivity application to assist in motivating users...
US20110183764 Game process with mode of competition based on facial similarities  
This invention is a method of conducting a competitive, interactive, multi-media game where the mode of competition is based on an individual's facial characteristics most closely resembling the...
US20080045317 GAMING DEVICE WITH AUTOMATED PLAYER CUSTOMIZATION  
A gaming device includes a game apparatus. The game apparatus allows a player to play a game and has at least one game parameter. A controller is in communication with the game apparatus. The...
US20080261696 Game controller, storage medium storing game program, and game apparatus  
A game controller includes at least four load sensors for detecting a load applied on a support board on which player's legs are ridden, and the game controller transmits a load value detected as...
US20100081504 GAME MACHINE, GAME PROGRAM AND STORAGE MEDIUM HAVING PROGRAM THEREIN  
When a cooperation game starts in a host game machine and a guest game machine that have been separately executed standalone games, present information (time and position of character) of the...
US20070010333 Computer game development system and method  
A computer game development system and method are provided. The system includes an engine database for storing a plurality of function engines used for constructing a computer game, a setting...
US20100317428 SERVER, GAMING SYSTEM, GAMING MACHINE, AND CONTROL METHOD OF THE SERVER CAPABLE OF CHANGING MINIMUM BET UNIT IN GAMING MACHINE  
A server is provided with an input device with which an input for selecting a minimum bet unit out of a plurality of minimum bet units can be made. Minimum bet unit information indicative of the...
US20120202599 GAMING SYSTEM AND METHOD PROVIDING A FANTASY SPORTS GAME  
The present disclosure provides a gaming system and method providing a fantasy sports game. The gaming system enables a player to create a fantasy sports team associated with a sports league,...
US20120252570 METHOD FOR VIRTUAL FRIENDSHIP AND ACCESSING RESTRICTED PORTIONS OF VIRTUAL WORLDS  
Provided is a method of interacting with a non-player character in a virtual world. With a computer system, a user is granted access to an interface allowing the user to establish a friendship...
US20090233718 Electronic investment and trading game with entertainment and educational purpose  
A computer-implemented financial investment and trading game comprising a Game Economy, a Player Interface and a Master Game Control Program which comprises computer-readable instructions on a...
US20120322544 NETWORKED GAMING SYSTEM WITH STORED VALUE CARDS AND METHOD  
Disclosed are gaming machines, gaming systems and methods including stored value cards. Networked gaming systems are described which include one or more gaming machines with a stored value card...