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5622366 Medal pusher game machine  
A cylindrical medal pusher is eccentrically mounted on a rotary shaft. As the rotary shaft drives the medal pusher to eccentrically rotate it, a portion of the circumferential surface of the medal...
5620182 Expected value payment method and system for reducing the expected per unit costs of paying and/or receiving a given ammount of a commodity  
Disclosed is an Expected Value Payment Method for the purpose of reducing the expected per unit costs incurred in paying and/or receiving a given amount of a commodity. An Expected Value Payment...
5613680 Game card and system of authorizing game card  
The present invention is directed to game cards and systems for tracking game cards. A computer tracking system is used which includes game or lottery type cards which must be activated to be...
5609337 Gaming ticket dispenser apparatus and method of play  
An electronic gaming apparatus which preferably corresponds to and effectively electronically automates games of chance as, for example, that game of chance known as "Pull-Tab." The apparatus is...
5601287 System for drawing winners in a lottery  
System for use of a microprocessor for drawing of winners in a lottery with an in advance given dividend, at which each lottery ticket includes at least one counter of bingo type with a number in...
5467856 Gaming machine and method of detecting fraud in the same  
A slot machine has a coin sensor, which is connected to a CPU via a signal line, and generates a coin-detecting signal upon insertion of a coin. The slot machine stands by for execution of a game...
5467857 Slot machine having unitary coin restoration system  
A slot machine comprising a game execution system for executing a game, a coin dispensing/adjustment system for dispensing coins and making adjustment, and a coin handling system is disclosed. The...
5435556 Electrically operated random number selector  
An electrically operated random number selector has a main housing with top and bottom walls. A number selection turntable assembly is mounted at the top wall of the housing which contains a power...
5385347 Coin operated amusement device  
In a coin operated amusement device, an inclined track is provided to receive a rolling coin. A rotating wheel is positioned adjacent the lower end of the track. The wheel is rotated at a constant...
5362052 Drive mechanism for a symbol-carrying symbol carrier  
A drive mechanism with a symbol-carrying, rotary symbol carrier, particularly for use in coin-operated gaming machines. The drive mechanism for the symbol carrier is a motor-gear combination,...
5342049 Gaming machine with skill feature  
A gaming machine combines a random selection feature with a skill feature to allow the player to utilize his ability to manipulate the skill feature to improve his chances of winning on the gaming...
5280426 Computerized network for subscribing/purchasing into games of chance  
A computerized system/network includes a central control unit which communicates with a player control unit operated by players or clients who wish to participate in or play a game of chance held...
5275402 Coin game with revolving pusher  
A moving coin pusher on a game board revolves in a pattern of movement which causes it to approach and retreat from the edges of the board in a cyclical manner. Players drop coins on to the board,...
5259615 Payout gate for a gaming device  
A payout gate for a gaming device, which comprises a gaming panel supporting several payout gates, each gate comprising two pins fastened to a bearer, which pins form between themselves for a coin...
5184821 Game apparatus for poker and similar card games  
Disclosed is a game apparatus for playing poker and similar card games, including a playing table having a plurality of images which may be selectively lit to indicate winning bets, an indicator...
5120060 Casino game method and apparatus  
A coin is inserted into a coin slot and another coin is dropped from the top center of a playing field into a pachinko-type maze. The pachinko-type maze includes animated diverter pins and a...
5104129 Arrangement for a game playing device  
An arrangement for a game playing device comprising a game playing apparatus which controls a prize delivering machinery (10), a feeding device (7) for a token (8) for starting the game playing...
5085434 Magnetic indicator device  
An apparatus having a base with a plurality of magnetic members attached thereto, an arm connected to the base and extending upwardly above the base, and a rigid rod articulated to one end of the...
5085435 Method of using a random number supplier for the purpose of reducing currency handling  
Disclosed is the use of a Random Number Supplier to execute bets in an Expected Value Payment Method for the purpose of reducing the expected per unit costs incurred in paying and/or receiving a...
5083784 Investment lottery process and system  
A central entity issues lottery tickets to various individual entities, such as persons, in exchange for sums of money. The central entity cumulates the money thereby received and uses it for...
5083782 Financial instruments and systems  
A financial institution, such as a bank, issues numerous uniquely coded certificates to various individual entities in exchange for monetary value received. The holder of each certificate is...
5082274 Games and random selection apparatus therefor  
A random selection apparatus for a game is provided. The apparatus includes a container having a chamber and a tapering throat. A magnetic object is housed within the chamber and is held captive...
5060947 Magnetic pendulum random number selector  
A magnetic pendulum random number selector having a symmetrical field of permanent magnets mounted in its base, along with a pendulum with a magnetized mass supported to swing through the fields...
5050887 Traffic simulation board game apparatus  
An apparatus including a game board with a lattice-work of intersecting highway paths, with the highway paths including intersecting portions defined by an intersection of each of the paths,...
5044636 Game apparatus for randomly displaying gradeable characteristics  
A game apparatus comprising a plurality of display sectors each having a label expressing a characteristic, an illuminating device for illuminating a selected one of the display sectors, and a...
5011157 Electronic game display device  
An electronic alpha-numeric digit displaying device, together with a control unit and electronic circuitry appropriate to the encoding, sending, receiving, decoding, and displaying of data as used...
4997188 Divided-paying travelers checks and system  
A financial institution, such as a bank, issues numerous uniquely coded travelers checks to various individual entities in exchange for value received. The holder of each travelers check in...
4989872 Game of entertainment  
A game of entertainment, designed and intended for the player to try to arrange a specific number of elements or counters used in the game in a determined order, which elements or counters are...
4953864 Method and apparatus for chance controlled formation of a symbol  
A method and apparatus for successively determining each line of a trigram or hexagram used in consulting the I-Ching. Indistinguishable magnets, preferably bar magnets, are selected at random and...
4848767 Electric game  
An electrical game wherein probes are withdrawn from holes in a game board; only one of the probes is electrically-conductive. When the electrically-conductive probe is withdrawn from the game...
4765623 Talking crystal ball toy  
A talking crystal ball toy which is activated by a double pass of the operator's hands over a photosensor to give a randomly selected verbal response to a question asked by the operator.
4743024 Amusement arcade machines for use in amusement and/or gaming or the like  
The machine is a coin operated gaming machine wherein at each play random number display devices is actuated a plurality of times and a number corresponding to the number displayed by the random...
4662636 Amusement machine having randomized bonus payout  
An amusement machine is provided which comprises a playing field having a flat, horizontal upper surface which is adapted to support coins and a coin pusher which, in use, periodically sweeps...
4637611 Slot machine with reel position detector  
A slot machine having a plurality of reels each of which is provided with an annular row of symbols on its periphery and is driven and stopped by a pulse motor associated therewith. The position...
4618150 Game machine with selective stop means for moving display  
A game machine has indicia which indicate the proper time to control visible moving symbols. The indicia comprise lights or sounds to make a player recognize the proper time when predetermined...
4601470 Roulette gaming apparatus having electro-magnetic apparatus for driving a ball  
A roulette game is provided wherein a ball is thrown from a rotary disk onto the ball rotating passageway and is successively subject to actions of the magnetic forces of a series of...
4573954 Digital encoding and electronic scanning of drink cups  
An arrangement for conducting an on-the-cup promotion in which promotional prize information is encoded onto each soft drink cup with an optically machine-readable code. The code is used with the...
4570934 Poker machines  
A type of poker, slot or fruit machine of conventional construction but having on one or more of the drums or other symbol display elements a designated symbol. Whenever, the designated symbol...
4496160 Coin projecting and target game apparatus  
A game apparatus has a cabinet defining a playing area, a plurality of coin slots, and a rotable, ribbed, drum beneath the slots for projecting an accepted can within the playing area. In a lower...
4441714 Poker-type table game  
A poker-type table game which can be played by one or more persons. The game comprises a Keno-like enclosed bowl containing fifty-two balls each bearing the representation of a card in a...
4433844 Drive mechanism for a variable speed gaming device  
A drive mechanism for a game device of the type that has a number of rotatable reels having symbols or other indicia on the outer surface thereof, which reels are rotated and subsequently...
4426082 Improvements to poker machines-simulated handle action  
Device to simulate the action of a conventional mechanical poker machine in an electrically operated poker machine in which the game cycle is initiated by the operation of an electric switch...
4375666 Electronic guessing game  
An electronic guessing game is disclosed which includes a keyboard for entering numbers, and a light and speaker for producing a variety of visual and audible signals. A prize is also provided...
4373727 Variable speed gaming device  
An improved amusement or game device is disclosed which is of the type that has a number of rotatable reels having symbols or other indicia on the outer surface thereof, which reels are rotated...
4363486 Electronic gaming apparatus  
Briefly, a preferred embodiment of the present invention includes an electronic gaming apparatus including an outer housing having a front panel hingedly attached to form a housing closure. The...
4342384 Medal reminant slot machine games  
Coin ruminant slot machine games comprising a plurality of slot machines, back feeders, blockaders and a belt conveyer, the slot machines being respectively coupled with the back feeders, the back...
4326351 Display devices  
A display device for a machine such as a poker machine or fruit machine in which information to be displayed is arranged on a closed loop of flexible strip material arranged to pass in front of a...
4274638 Game switch matrix  
A game switch particularly useful as a bingo table used by a bingo caller has greatly increased reliability over conventional microswitch actuated tables. A matrix of conductive flexible strips...
4238127 Electronic gaming apparatus  
In amusement and game apparatus of the type having a set of symbol-bearing reels and mechanism for spinning the reels after depositing the proper coins, an electronic control for selecting the...
4231090 Electronic game of adroitness incorporated in an electronic watch  
Electronic watch comprising electronic circuits provided for the measurement and the display of the time which are also partly used in order to provide a sequence of different states of the...