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9033784 Video poker method of play  
In accordance with a poker game, a player is dealt a first set of cards, such as 5 cards. The player elects which cards to hold and which cards to discard, if any. Upon discarding any cards, a...
9022858 System and method of conducting games of chance with enhanced payouts and bonus rounds  
A system and a method of conducting games of chance with enhanced payouts based on a cash in or initial investment amount are described. In response to a player's initial investment or cash in...
9022860 System and method of conducting games of chance with enhanced payouts and bonus rounds  
A system and a method of conducting games of chance with enhanced payouts based on a cash in or initial investment amount are described. In response to a player's initial investment or cash in...
9022859 System and method of conducting games of chance with enhanced payouts and bonus rounds  
A system and a method of conducting games of chance with enhanced payouts based on a cash in or initial investment amount are described. In response to a player's initial investment or cash in...
9022848 Blackjack games  
A Blackjack game has a multi-hand feature in which a player may re-use one or more cards from a first hand in additional hands. A Blackjack game may also include a bonus event. The bonus event has...
9017159 Casino game with pay line multipliers  
A pay line multiplier is randomly selected for each active pay line. The pay line multiplier varies for each round of play. An extra wager may be required from the player to activate this feature...
9011226 Gaming system and method providing a multiplayer card game with multiple fold options and interrelated bonuses  
Various embodiments of the present disclosure are directed to a gaming system and method providing a multiplayer card game with multiple fold options and interrelated bonuses. In one embodiment,...
9011238 System and method of conducting games of chance with enhanced payouts and bonus rounds  
A system and a method of conducting games of chance with enhanced payouts based on a cash in or initial investment amount are described. In response to a player's initial investment or cash in...
9011227 Casino game with pay line multipliers  
A poker machine apparatus has a pay line multiplier that is randomly selected for each active pay line. The pay line multiplier varies for each round of play. An extra wager may be required from...
9005020 Multi-action poker game and method of conducting same via networked systems  
A multi-action poker game played via a networked system such a server-based system or global computer network (e.g., the Internet). The poker game generally involves players playing two or more...
9004999 Gaming machine with wagering features  
A gaming machine 10 has a display 14 and a game controller arranged to control images of symbols displayed on the display 14. The game controller is arranged to play a game 16 in which at least...
8998721 Method and arrangement for improved client extension management  
A poker gaming server configured to support a plurality of connected poker clients and a plurality of connected operator servers, each said poker client being associated with at least one of said...
8998694 Casino games  
Apparatus and methods related to multi-player casino games are described. An electronic gaming device is provided that allows a live player to compete against a virtual player in a multi-player...
8998693 Royal-redraw video poker side bet  
In electronic video poker games, the contents of the deck after the deal of an initial set of cards may be modified to increase or decrease the likelihood of awards when compared to an unmodified...
8992302 Gaming system and method for providing and redeeming partial wagering game outcomes  
Methods, computer readable media and systems related to wagering games, and in particular those that concern providing and redeeming partial game outcomes. One example method includes receiving a...
8986118 Method and system for secretly revealing items on a multi-touch interface  
An apparatus and method including a multi-touch interface for card gaming includes providing a multi-touch interface for displaying a card having a hidden value. The method includes detecting a...
8986092 Video poker wagering game having bonus hands based on qualifying hand  
A gaming machine for playing a card-based wagering game. The gaming machine includes a wager input device for receiving inputs from a player during the wagering game. The inputs include a wager...
8986091 Casino card handling with game play feed  
A card game monitor manages play of a game with a video feed of casino table game play. A dealer deals a game using a card-handling device that randomizes and dispenses cards, which may be grouped...
8974279 Bad beat insurance  
In various embodiments, a system and a method of implementing bad beat insurance are disclosed. After a stage of a portion of a game is played, it is determined that a player is favored to win the...
8961319 System and method for providing dynamic and static contest prize allocation based on in-game achievement of a user  
One aspect of the disclosure relates to providing dynamic and static contest prize allocation based on in-game achievement of a user in an online game in order to encourage players to continue to...
8961299 System and method of conducting games of chance with enhanced payouts and bonus rounds  
A system and a method of conducting games of chance with enhanced payouts based on a cash in or initial investment amount are described. In response to a player's initial investment or cash in...
8960676 Card game  
A card game is disclosed in which participants arrange six poker cards into three hands, including a one-card hand, a two-card hand, and a three-card hand. Wagers are placed on each of the...
8956210 Methods and systems for playing baccarat jackpot  
A method and system for playing jackpot and live baccarat games are provided. One feature of the jackpot method involves the use of card combinations that includes at least one zero-point card....
8956211 Method and system for linking casino games and on-line social network games  
Social media activities associated with an on-line social media system are linked to casino game activities and casino gaming machines. A player of a casino gaming machine may access a social...
8959459 Gesture sensing enhancement system for a wagering game  
A gaming system and a method for conducting a wagering game that allows accurate determination of a player gesture input. A gaming terminal for playing the wagering game including a controller is...
8944904 Method and apparatus for card handling device calibration  
A device for automatically calibrating for card size and thickness during card handling is disclosed. The device includes a card receiving area, a card stacking area and a card moving system for...
8944905 Method of lottery wagering on real-world events  
Methods for direct wagering and lottery wagering on real-world events including outcomes based on fantasy sports league performance. One method according to an embodiment of the present invention...
8936509 Methods and devices for card games with card replacement  
A player of a card game, such as poker, is presented with opportunities to replace one or more of the cards in his or her hand. The first such replacement may be free, but the player may incur a...
8936246 Multi-action poker game and method of conducting multiple hands substantially simultaneously  
Simultaneous poker hands played on an elliptical, table incorporating two dealer stations with each dealer station including one or more of the following: automatic shuffler; chip rack and chips;...
8932121 Methods and devices for multi-state card games with card replacement  
Players in a multi-state card game, such as blackjack or baccarat, are presented with opportunities to exchange their cards for new cards when the card game is in one or more particular states....
8932122 Evaluation and rectification system  
Methods for customizing an educational experience of a gamer are provided. The method can include the generating of learning DNA which can include information relating to the gamer. The learning...
8926419 Select and drag method for a gaming machine  
A method for playing a casino gaming device including a select and drag feature is disclosed. In one embodiment, a player selects values for multiple positions or spots on a game of chance. The...
8911292 Gaming system and method providing balanced paybacks with varying wager amounts  
Various embodiments of the gaming system of the present disclosure enable a player to play a secondary or bonus game, in which the player has the chance to play for a designated award in the...
8905404 Card games  
A card game in which players compete against a dealer to obtain a poker hand and a blackjack hand that beats the dealer without busting by exceeding a predetermined number of points.
8888577 Gaming system and method for providing optimal poker auto-hold functionality with progressive awards  
The present disclosure relates to a gaming system and method providing a draw poker game with auto-hold functionality that takes multiple progressive awards into account and recommends the optimal...
8876586 Gaming devices having game modifiers usable between games and stages within games  
Embodiments of the present invention are directed to the use of game modifiers that are triggered in a first game and are used in game stages in a subsequent second game. According to some...
8864567 Casino display methods and devices  
Novel methods, devices and systems are described for forming displays and creating environments in a casino. Some implementations of the invention provide configurable gaming machine skins, which...
8851964 Poker game with shared common card  
A method of playing a variation of Texas Hold'em poker in which each player is dealt three hole cards instead of the usual two. A player sets his three cards into two Texas Hold'em type hands,...
8844932 System and method for returning a house advantage in a game of chance  
A form of play is disclosed that provides a house advantage in a blackjack side game.
8845411 Reduced power consumption wager gaming machine  
A wager gaming machine having software and components allowing for automatic powering on and off (also referred to as remote out-of-band power control) bypassing the need for human operator...
8834247 Video poker wagering game having bonus hands based on qualifying hand  
A gaming machine for playing a card-based wagering game. The gaming machine includes a wager input device for receiving inputs from a player during the wagering game. The inputs include a wager...
8834252 Gaming machine  
The present invention provides players with fun brought by a moveable component. A gaming machine 1 comprises a game result determination unit, determining a game result; a game execution unit,...
8827800 Gaming system, gaming device and method for determining an outcome of a secondary game based on one or more events which occur in association with a primary game  
In various embodiments, the gaming system, gaming device, and gaming method disclosed herein includes an accumulation sequence and a competition sequence. In one embodiment, the gaming system...
8821240 Wagering game with collection of objects to influence game outcome  
A wagering game system is provided and includes a plurality of gaming terminals, each gaming terminal communicating with a gaming control system configured to conduct a basic wagering game and a...
8821263 Leveraging optional game features to remove in-game assets from a virtual economy  
A method of removing virtual currency from a virtual economy associated with a game is disclosed. A notification is received. The notification indicates that a player of the game has accepted an...
8821241 Method, apparatus, and computer readable storage for implementing a wager game  
A casino wagering game wherein a player makes a wager and then a dealer and the player are each dealt respective hands. The player and dealer split their respective hand into a high hand and a low...
8821236 Table game system  
A table game system includes a dealer's game table for performing a table game. A dealer terminal can input game result information of the table game performed on the dealer's game table. A...
8814646 Method and apparatus for increasing potential payout opportunities in card games  
Systems, apparatuses and methods for increasing potential payout opportunities using multiple card indicia representing multiple cards. One embodiment involves determining whether any one or more...
8814669 Systems and methods for post-play gaming benefits  
According to some embodiments, systems, methods, and/or articles of manufacture are associated with determining whether a first condition associated with a first player of a gaming device is...
8814652 Bingo game with multicard patterns  
The present invention provides methods and devices for providing a bingo game having aspects of a non-bingo game such as a Class III game, preferably on a network of gaming machines. Some...