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9039504 Games having biotechnological content  
Systems and methods for use in playing biotic games having a biologically active material as a component. Various games that provide for one or more human players to interact with biologically...
9043245 Apparatus and method for secure fulfillment of transactions involving virtual items  
A computer implemented method to exchange virtual goods in a virtual environment includes receiving funds at a trading platform from a buyer. The buyer is provided with a first secret that the...
9033781 Designing a real sports companion match-play crowdsourcing electronic game  
Developing a match-play game in which an outcome of a live event determines an outcome within the match-play game comprises several steps including determining a set of outcomes that may occur in...
9028330 Gaming system  
A network-based gaming system includes a website hosted by a web server connected to the network, the website including a member login interface, a social graph application program interface...
9028310 System and method using game condition reminders  
Systems and methods for operating multiuser online games with game condition reminders. In particular implementations, a method includes accessing a game condition file from a memory wherein the...
9022847 Method and apparatus for modifying gaming machines to provide supplemental or modified functionality  
A method, apparatus, and article of manufacture for transferring credits from one gaming device to another via the use of coded scrip is disclosed. The method comprises the steps of accepting a...
9019203 Storage medium, information processing apparatus, information processing system and information processing method  
A non-limiting example game system includes a game apparatus to which a television functioning as a stationary-type display device is connected. The game apparatus performs game processing...
9011225 Gaming system and method providing a video poker game with community cards  
Various embodiments of the present disclosure are directed to a gaming system and method providing a video poker card game having community cards. Upon receiving a wager, the gaming system...
9011244 Computer-readable storage medium, information processing apparatus, information processing system, and information processing method  
An exemplary game system includes a monitor for displaying a game image or a television program, and a terminal device having a camera, a microphone, and a loudspeaker. When a user is playing a...
9003147 Electronic device and save data recording method  
A virtual capacity acquisition unit acquires a size of virtual capacity of a save data area from an application. A storage capacity acquisition unit acquires a size of save data of the...
8992347 Golf data collection  
A system for golf data collection comprises an apparatus arranged to be worn about the body of a golfer during a game of golf. The apparatus includes a positioning system for determining various...
8992295 Video game processing apparatus and video game processing program  
A video game processing apparatus for controlling progress of a video game is provided. The video game processing apparatus determines whether a predetermined command is received at least a...
8992315 Automated enhancements for billiards and the like  
Position data is generated. The position data describes a respective current position of each of one or more game objects (e.g., billiard game objects) in relation to a playing surface (e.g., a...
8996409 Management of online trading services using mediated communications  
Systems and methods for mediation of online trading services are provided. Supplemental content related to a content title may be listed in a market or store for content. A client device sends a...
8986125 Wearable input device  
Methods and systems are disclosed for integrating LC circuits into a user's jewelry for controlling systems such as computer games. The resonant frequency of the circuit at each of multiple rings...
8986120 Companion object customization  
An entertainment system includes an object tracking camera, a logic subsystem operatively connected to the object tracking camera, and a data holding subsystem holding instructions executable by...
8974294 Collective enabling elements for enriched game play environment (single and/or multiplayer) for casino applications  
Methods and systems for gaming are provided. A transpiring of a collective element in an entertainment game portion of a hybrid game is determined where the collective element is shared by two or...
8976501 Magnetically movable objects over a display of an electronic device  
In one implementation, the present disclosure provides a method for imparting motion to a magnetically movable object. The method includes disposing the magnetically movable object over a display...
8974276 Generating reminders for game conditions  
Systems and methods to generate reminders for game conditions are described. In some embodiments, a method accesses a game condition identifier associated with a game condition for a user of an...
8974303 Ad-hoc user and device engagement platform  
A local engagement system is described herein that leverages devices people commonly carry with them to dynamically engage them based on their locations and/or activities. One goal of the above...
8973083 Phantom gaming in broadcast media system and method  
This invention provides a system and method of integrating video games into live sporting events, or the converse, in an interactive way. In a preferred embodiment of the invention, a viewer...
8968105 Reorganizing a wagering game machine's NVRAM  
This document discusses, among other things, systems and methods for managing the contents of NVRAM in a wagering game machine. A method copies a first data of an NVRAM module to a storage device,...
8968066 Method and apparatus for modifying gaming machines to provide supplemental or modified functionality  
A method, apparatus, and article of manufacture for transferring credits from one gaming device to another via the use of coded scrip is disclosed. The method comprises the steps of accepting a...
8956209 Game system, game apparatus, storage medium having game program stored therein, and game process method  
An example game system includes a game apparatus, an operating device, and a hand-held device. The game apparatus receives first operation data from the operating device and second operation data...
8956228 Game pod  
A system for promoting physical activity for video game players. A video game player wears an article of footwear with a physical activity monitor or “game pod” mounted thereon while exercising or...
8944903 Game providing device and system for providing a game including a moving object along a path  
A system according to an embodiment includes a game progress control unit configured to control progress of a game, a screen output unit configured to output a game screen containing a path area...
8936513 System and method for placing players of a multiplayer game in a virtual world  
A system, computer-readable storage medium including instructions, and a computer-implemented method for placing players of a multiplayer game in a virtual world are described. Territory for a...
8932136 Method and system for initiating an interactive game  
The present invention is an interactive system and method whereby participants may engage in a contest that is simultaneously or subsequently broadcast. The broadcast signal may be for the purpose...
8932138 System and method for placing players of a multiplayer game in a virtual world  
A system, computer-readable storage medium including instructions, and a computer-implemented method for placing players of a multiplayer game in a virtual world are described. Territory for a...
8926437 Device and system for playing a game and a method for controlling a game  
A gaming device for playing a game including one or more parameters that affect a user's participation in the game, the gaming device including a memory storing a data structure that associates...
8920235 Computer-readable storage medium, information processing apparatus, information processing system and information processing method  
A game system has at least two modes of operation, that is, a monitor game mode and a terminal device game mode. In the monitor game mode, a main game image is displayed on a monitor and a sub...
8924308 Apparatus and method for secure fulfillment of transactions involving virtual items  
A computer implemented method to exchange virtual goods in a virtual environment includes receiving funds at a trading platform from a buyer. The buyer is provided with a first secret that the...
8905849 Updating virtual trading cards  
According to particular embodiments, virtual trading cards including virtual statistics or characteristics of a virtual, game-based representation of a real-world sports player or other character,...
8900044 Game system for providing video games  
One object is to provide a server device that enables accurate expectation of cost required to acquire a desired game content. In accordance with one aspect, a server device according to an...
8894483 Selective generation of user reminders for game conditions  
Systems and methods to selectively generate user reminders for game conditions are described. In some embodiments, a method accesses a game condition identifier associated with a game condition...
8888594 Storage medium storing information processing program, information processing apparatus and information processing method  
A game apparatus includes a CPU, and the CPU controls a moving object within a virtual space on the basis of acceleration data and angular velocity data which are transmitted from a controller....
8888575 Live action multi-track skills game  
A system and method for operation of a game in which teams of players attempt to negotiate through a track of rooms, or several tracts of rooms. Teams attempt to progress through the track by...
8886510 Method and apparatus for generating an event in response to interactions with information available only to a subset of client devices in a computer simulation  
A method for use with a computer simulation includes providing an ability to run a simulation in which a plurality of client devices communicate over a network to interact with the simulation,...
8882613 System for capturing tennis match data  
The present invention relates to a system and a method for gathering ball game data and in particular tennis match data in real time. To this end the system comprises a hands-free voice receiving...
8884752 Medication usage monitoring and reminding device and method  
The medication usage monitoring and reminding device and method enables a user to easily monitor usage of medications by weighing the medications using a weighing component, a processing component...
8876604 Handheld electronic gesture game device and method  
An electronic handheld gesture game device includes a game housing with a speaker and a plurality of lights to provide commands, feedback, and other information to a player. In one type of game...
8870639 Methods and apparatus for distributed gaming over a mobile device  
Some embodiments of the invention provide a method and system for detecting unusual performance in a game. The game has a participant. The method calculates for the participant, a performance...
8870656 Name-day gaming  
The invention relates to a system (20), method, and a signal and a system for presenting a name of the day including a gaming opportunity. The gaming means comprises at least one of casino,...
8863027 Moving object on rendered display using collar  
In response to receiving a first user action in relation to an object displayed on the rendered display, a collar is displayed on the rendered display around the object. The collar and the object...
8858311 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...
8852000 Using crowd-sourcing to verify the accuracy of results of client-side determinations  
The accuracy of results of client-side determinations used for defining views of a virtual space may be verified via crowd-sourcing. Results of primary client-side determinations may be received...
8851980 System and method for conducting online video game tournaments  
The present invention is a system and method for conducting online video game tournaments involving a series of levels. The system comprises a tournament server connected to a communications...
8851993 Game device, game method, non-transitory storage medium encoded with computer readable program for controlling game device, and game system, allowing for fun in tactics and enhanced zest of game  
An exemplary embodiment provides a game device. The game device includes an indication acceptance unit for accepting an indication for determining an amount of movement, a movement amount...
8845425 Computer-readable storage medium, information processing apparatus, information processing system and information processing method  
A game system has at least two modes of operation, that is, a monitor game mode and a terminal device game mode. In the monitor game mode, a main game image is displayed on a monitor and a sub...
8838640 Media playlist construction for virtual environments  
Embodiments of the invention provide techniques for generating song playlists for use in an immersive virtual environment. Generally, playlists may be generated based on stored music preference...