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7726654 Method of playing a card game  
The present invention preferably relates to a casino card game played with a standard fifty-two card deck. The game is divided into a bonus round and a challenge round. Each player places an ante...
7722045 Method of playing yangtze hold 'EM# and tibet high# poker games  
A method of playing a community card poker game in which two down cards are dealt to each player from a deck having suited cards, non-suited cards and a wild cards, followed by a betting round,...
7722046 Casino roulette game  
A game apparatus having a roulette wheel with a plurality of wheel sections, a pointer for randomly selecting one of the wheel sections, and a playing surface adapted for placing wagers concerning...
7722459 System and method for performing bet protection  
A method of playing a game (e.g., blackjack or other wagering game), where the user is provided with the option of purchasing bet insurance by paying an additional fee at the time the time he/she...
7722048 Mini-hold 'em games  
A playing card wagering game has a player hand compete against another player hand according to three-card poker rank or a player hand compete against a dealer hand. At least one or two players...
7722047 System and method for playing a game including a mortgaging option  
A method and apparatus of playing a game provides a player with at least one option for playing at least one round of the game in accordance with at least one advantage and/or disadvantage. For...
7719424 Table monitoring identification system, wager tagging and felt coordinate mapping  
A table monitoring system and method for monitoring a table games. In one embodiment, the system comprises an RFID system and a processing engine. The system may include a camera, and image...
7717429 Card game with counting  
Various embodiments include determining a value of a statistic describing cards that have been dealt from a deck, and modifying the rules of a game based on the statistic.
7712742 Game of chance  
In accordance with the principles of the present invention, a game of chance is provided. Cards for use in the game of chance have rows and columns that define “boxes having numbers contained in...
7708630 Rotor-based gaming device having a system for changing the quantity of potential game outcomes for subsequent plays  
A gaming device including a game operable upon one or more wagers. The game is operable for a first play and a second play. Each one of the plays involves a spin of a rotor. The rotor has a...
7699318 Wagering method including a reverse bet  
A method of wagering for games where there can be more than one player hand dealt and each player hand is compared to a Dealer hand. The method of wagering adds an option to wager that the Dealer...
7694971 Roulette game apparatus and method  
A method for arranging indicia on a game surface and on an associated roulette wheel. Indicia indicating numbers from 1 through 60 are arranged on the game surface in ascending order with half of...
7694969 Casino wagering game of three-dice football  
A wagering game simulates competitive events and terminology. The game is played by: a player placing at least one wager to play in the wagering game;casting three dice to generate a random event,...
7694970 Game and game apparatus  
A game apparatus comprising a player display (105) adapted to provide a display representative of a collection of tokens (106,107,108,109,110) delivered to a player by a dealer and a dealer token...
7690979 Betting apparatus  
The betting apparatus is configured such that the numbers of a number display portion forming BET areas are displayed in a second BET screen with the same number as those of number plates disposed...
7686306 Variations in and relating to Roulette  
A method and apparatus of playing a variation of Roulette, permit a player to place a bet on the outcome of a spin of the Roulette wheel in combination with the outcome of one or more other random...
7686305 Craps game improvement  
A proposition bet for Craps referred to as a FIRE BET™. The method includes predetermining a schedule of a pay-out table, players placing FIRE BET wagers at respective player betting areas prior...
7686307 Multistage wagering card game and method therefor  
A blackjack-type card game with multistage wagering that provides a predetermined set of rules for when a player receives two or three cards, thus removing the option of splitting, doubling-down,...
7677572 Pattern display device and game machine  
A game machines has a back side display unit composed of reels for displaying back patterns, and a front side display unit composed of transparent EL panels for displaying overlapping patterns...
7677573 Hold'Em table game  
A method of playing a house-banked casino card game includes dealing player cards to a player, dealer cards to a dealer, and community cards to form a player hand and a dealer hand. The players...
7677571 Game apparatus  
A game apparatus is disclosed. The game apparatus comprises a rotatable wheel having a display surface divided into fifty-four concentric areas including indicia of fifty-two standard playing...
7674172 Gaming device having a wheel-based game  
A gaming device including at least one wagering station and a rotor. The rotor supports a series of symbols arranged about a center. The rotor also supports a series of landings arranged adjacent...
7669856 Wagering game involving card ranges  
A wagering game wherein a player is dealt a card and the dealer is dealt a card, and a player wins if a player's card and the dealer's card are of equal rank, or if a player is dealt a second card...
7669853 Card shuffling machine  
A card shuffling machine (10) includes a turntable (14) in which a plurality of cards (26) rest in respective trays (24). When the turntable (14) is spun, a tongue-like detent (30) resiliently...
7669854 Method of simulating a traditional craps game with barcoded cards and video display  
A method of simulating a traditional craps game experience using a specially designed deck of thirty six (36) playing cards to determine play rather than rolling dice. The deck of playing cards...
7665737 21 to the river  
A method of playing a Blackjack game provides a side-bet against a bust. Should a bust occur the bust card is combined with four subsequently dealt playing cards to define a five-card poker hand....
7665736 Method of conducting a wagering game  
The present invention discloses a method of conducting a game, such as a game of poker, conducted in stages with a game decision performed at each game stage. A game wager is received and a game...
7661677 Hard pass craps wager  
A wager for casino craps which allows a player to win when a come out shooter makes a hard point (e.g. rolls 2/2 or 3/3 or 4/4 or 5/5), and then the shooter makes the point (before the shooter...
7661678 Poker game with dealer disqualifying hand  
A method of playing a poker-type wagering game is disclosed. The method includes the steps of: a) placing a mandatory Ante bet to participate in a poker-type card game against a dealer hand; b)...
7654532 Method of playing a poker-type bonus  
A method of playing a poker-type bonus to another game that is triggered by an event in the game. After being triggered, a plurality of revealed, two-card starter hands and five unrevealed...
7654530 Casino-type wagering game based on card color  
A source of symbols with two primary distinguishable characteristics is provided in a wagering environment. A player has wagering opportunities on a sequence of events, wagering on either of the...
7651096 Bad beat blackjack  
A side wager for blackjack that allows the player to win when the player loses a hand that the player would have expected to win. If the player is initially dealt a good hand, e.g., 20, and the...
7651095 Multiplayer trivia game  
A trivia game includes more than one answer choice to each question. The players generate each answer choice.
7641198 Method for adding qualifier to casino games  
An improvement to two groups of wagering games with at least one player hand and a dealer hand. In one group, the gaming pieces in a hand are divided into two or more sub-hands. In the other group...
7641197 Casino poker table game with choice of stud hands  
A player places an ante wager to participate in the play of the underlying card game. An initial deal of at least one communal partial hand of poker consisting of at least one card is dealt from a...
7637503 Roulette game apparatus with side bet game  
A roulette game including a board game surface and roulette wheel, wherein besides the traditional roulette wheel wagering opportunities, an additional novel wagering area is provided for...
7631872 Method for playing a matching game  
A preferred method includes displaying a plurality of indicia-bearing game pieces 12 on a gaming grid 14. A player then selects game pieces 12 that are adjacent and that have matching indicia 16....
7631874 Dealer and player hand combination side wager  
A method of playing a side game is provided in combination with a game of chance such as Pai Gow Poker where a dealer hand of playing cards is dealt to a dealer and a player hand of playing cards...
7618319 Gaming machine with interactive pop-up windows providing enhanced game play schemes  
A gaming machine with interactive pop-up windows providing enhanced game play schemes, including side-bet schemes, is described herein. Placing a side-bet utilizing interactive pop-up windows...
7618043 Method of playing a baccarat card game variation  
Methods of playing a baccarat card game variation are presented including: providing a 52-card deck of playing cards; placing a wager a player bet line or a banker bet line by a player, where the...
7614946 Card game enabling separate evaluations for multiple game outcome combinations  
A card game and method of playing the card game is disclosed. The card game involves placing cards into pre-defined card positions in the form of grids or matrices. For example, a 3×3 grid is...
7614624 Wild Viking roulette  
Disclosed is modified roulette game wherein a plurality of values are selected and analyzed during each round of play. A set of predetermined playing cards is used to determine values that...
7614625 Poker games using cards and/or dice  
Card and/or dice games which can be played among several players. Each player tries to obtain a better poker hand than the other players. A player with the best poker hand can win the pot.
7600758 Card game  
A card game has several groups of cards with the cards of each group identified by a common color and the cards of each of the groups are successively numbered. A player is given four cards face...
7597327 Method for playing draw poker  
An improved video draw poker game is disclosed wherein for each round of game play five hands of cards are sequentially dealt and played. Bets are placed on each hand, and the player selects some...
7588251 System and method for playing a poker game  
One method for playing a poker game is provided. The poker game comprises dealing an initial hand from a deck of playing cards. A player is allowed to discard and replace as few as none, and as...
7584969 Pai gow game with supplemental bet  
The present invention provides a game for play between a player and a dealer including an initial bet, a set of player cards, and a set of dealer cards. The player cards are arranged into at least...
7575239 Players choice blackjack  
A method of playing a blackjack game permits a player to place an initial wager on either the player's hand or on the dealer's hand. If placed on the player's hand, play continues under...
7575236 Wagering card game  
A method of conducting a wagering game is disclosed. Players may place wagers on a designated player's hand or a banker's/dealer's hand. Once wagers are placed, the designated player and a...
7571910 Dual wheel roulette game apparatus and method of use  
A dual wheel roulette game apparatus and method of use is disclosed. An apparatus for facilitating a roulette game includes two distinct, independent roulette wheels. Numbered compartments on each...