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9039507 Integrating social communities and wagering games  
A wagering game system and its operations are described herein. In some examples, the operations include detecting a side wager placed by a social network user accounts connected to a communal...
9039513 System and method for displaying an exploding icon  
Systems, gaming machines, and methods for displaying an exploding icon are disclosed. One method includes receiving player input to activate a primary game; activating the primary game; presenting...
9039534 Method and apparatus for enabling a player to simultaneously control game play on multiple gaming devices  
In accordance with at least one embodiment, a gaming system is operable to determine a first gaming device being operated by a player and select a second gaming device to be controlled, via the...
9039519 Electronic gaming device with auto-play functionality  
Examples disclosed herein relate to systems and methods, which may receive wagers on one or more paylines. The systems and methods may utilize one or more auto-play game functionality. The systems...
9039508 Multi-mode multi-jurisdiction skill wagering interleaved game  
Methods and apparatus for a gaming system are provided. The gaming system enables a player to engage in various types of gaming depending on the jurisdiction in which the player is located. For...
9033785 Methods and systems for providing accessory devices usable to facilitate remotely viewable wagering game outcomes  
In accordance with some embodiments, a plurality of outcomes are generated and used to create a video presentation of representative outcomes. The video presentation is recorded onto a tangible...
9033786 Tournament gaming systems and methods  
Various embodiments are directed to gaming systems, gaming devices, and methods for presenting tournament games. Accordingly, one method includes: incrementing tournament entry points based on a...
9033799 Synchronizing audio in a bank of gaming machines  
Systems and methods for synchronizing audio in a bank of gaming machines, such as video slot and video poker machines. Audio tracks of a game may be provided to a plurality of gaming machines and...
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...
9028316 Gaming system and a method of gaming  
A gaming system is disclosed which comprises a symbol selector arranged to select a plurality of symbols for display at a plurality of display positions, each display position including at least...
9022867 Gaming system with tournament communication protocols  
Networked gaming systems and the communication protocols for presenting a network-based games or network-based tournament games are disclosed herein. According to one embodiment, the gaming system...
9022861 Device health monitoring for gaming machines  
A gaming peripheral for a gaming machine is described. The gaming peripheral can be configured to emulate the functions of a lighting device, such as a candle. The gaming peripheral can be...
9022849 Method of gaming, a gaming system, and a game controller  
There is disclosed a method of gaming. The method comprises selecting a plurality of symbols for display on a display at a plurality of display positions, modifying the displayed symbols by...
9022850 Method and apparatus for selectively indicating win probability  
Each play of a base game increases the likelihood of winning a bonus award. A display provides a graphical indication of the change in likelihood of winning the bonus award. In one aspect, the...
9017161 Wagering game with awarded paylines  
A gaming system, apparatus, and method are disclosed with one or more additional payline awards made through special symbols appearing in the game. The number of additional paylines is determined...
9017158 Slot game with additional skill element  
A method, apparatus, and computer readable storage to implement a slot machine (or other game) with a skill element. After reels on the slot machine are spun (or cards are dealt; wheel is stopped,...
9011234 Integrated card and slot machine mechanic  
Embodiments described herein allow the users to influence various aspects of a game by selecting digital objects associated with a user's digital object collection to be integrated into customized...
9011231 Gaming system, gaming device and method for offering a guaranteed win  
A method in accordance with one embodiment of the present invention is provided, the method comprising the steps of generating a first outcome of a game of chance, determining a target outcome,...
9011251 Wagering game with shared payoff based on multiple player selections  
The present invention is directed to a gaming terminal and a method of playing a wagering game at a gaming terminal whereby multiple players make selections and accumulate bonus awards as the game...
9011229 Gaming system, gaming device, and method for providing a game in which a player collects emblems by positioning accumulators in a field  
A gaming system displays a plurality of emblems in a predefined field. For a play of an accumulator positioning game, the gaming system enables a player to position at least one accumulator in the...
9011233 Slot machine with secondary game featuring replacement symbols  
Examples disclosed herein relate to systems and methods, which may receive wagers on one or more paylines. The systems and methods may utilize one or more symbol positions which may provide...
9011230 System and method for presenting payouts in gaming systems  
A system, apparatus and method for presenting payouts in primary and/or secondary gaming activities. A plurality of concentric wheels, rings, or other shapes are provided, where each includes a...
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...
9011228 Methods and system for providing outcomes  
Gaming devices may generate outcomes to be sold in printed form. Representations of the outcomes, corresponding payouts, and other information are printed on sheets of paper. Multiple printed...
9005031 Products and processes for operations management of casino, leisure and hospitality industry  
In various embodiments of this invention, a suite of customized computer software applications, a linked or wireless computer network and accessory components cooperate to enhance and extend...
9005002 Content giving control method  
A given content list stores information about a content that has been given to a player. When a prize content selected by a lottery has been registered in the given content list, it is determined...
9005008 Side betting for enriched game play environment (single and/or multiplayer) for casino applications  
Methods and systems for making a side bet in a hybrid game having a gambling game portion and an entertainment game portion are provided. The side bet is made in regards to the play of the...
9005012 Gaming system, gaming device and method for offering a guaranteed win  
A method in accordance with one embodiment of the present invention is provided, the method comprising the steps of generating a first outcome of a game of chance, determining a target outcome,...
9005010 Wagering game method, gaming machine, gaming system, and program product providing an enhanced tournament award feature  
Gaming systems and methods provide a tournament game which selectively awards an enhanced tournament play result. The enhanced tournament play result may be of variable value which is selected for...
9005022 Gaming system, gaming device, and method for providing a cascading symbols game which builds layers of multiple dimension symbols  
In various embodiments, the gaming system disclosed herein includes a cascading symbol or tumbling reel game which retains, saves or stores zero, one or more of any symbols removed during the play...
9005000 Reusable card-based gaming system and method  
An apparatus for gaming, comprising a card reader system for reading card data from a game card associated with a player. An instant win game system for associating an instant win game entry with...
9005023 Gaming machine with surround sound features  
A gaming machine for conducting a wagering game includes selective application of surround sound. The selective application of surround sound allows certain key gaming events to be emphasized over...
9005011 Presenting wagering game content  
Techniques for processing and presenting wagering data are presented herein. In one embodiment, a method comprises configuring a wagering game terminal for contemporaneously presenting content for...
9005003 Electronic gaming system with 3D depth image sensing  
Examples disclosed herein relate to systems and methods, which may receive wagers on one or more paylines. The disclosure relates to an electronic gaming system which allows a player to make one...
9005001 Wagering gaming device having simulated control of movement of game functional elements  
A wagering gaming device that enables a player to affect the movement of a functional element of a game by use of a user input device. More specifically, the present invention provides a processor...
8998709 Gaming system, gaming device, and method providing an estimated emotional state of a player based on the occurrence of one or more designated events  
The present disclosure provides gaming systems, gaming devices, and methods providing an estimated emotional state of a player based on the occurrence of one or more designated events. When a...
8998697 Hybrid gaming system  
A hybrid gaming system comprising: an electronic gaming machine (EGM) comprising: a cabinet; a base game interface disposed within the cabinet and comprising a display and a base game player...
8998700 Gaming system, gaming device and method for offering a guaranteed win  
A method in accordance with one embodiment of the present invention is provided, the method comprising the steps of generating a first outcome of a game of chance, determining a target outcome,...
8998696 Gaming system and a method of gaming  
A gaming system comprising a plurality of linked gaming devices each individually operable to play a main game and a group game, whereby the group game is played by at least two teams of players...
8998695 Cashless reservation system  
A gaming system having a server connected to a plurality of gaming machines for playing a game in which a player wagers credits held in a credit meter. The gaming machines having a player tracking...
8998702 Gaming system, gaming device, and method for providing a game with additional win opportunities  
During a play of a game, the disclosed gaming system determines that an ending condition has occurred. For example, the gaming system determines that an ending condition has occurred when no...
8998698 Detection device capable of accurately reading dots on dice  
A detection device is used in a gaming machine that detects numbers of dots on a plurality of dice having wireless tags. The detection device reads the wireless tags which are embedded on each...
8992297 Gaming system, gaming device and method providing a first game and a plurality second wagering games each associated with a separate activatable component of the first game  
A gaming system having a first skill, partial skill, or pseudo skill based game having a plurality of individually activatable designated components and a plurality of second chance based games...
8992310 Gaming device and method having purchasable enhanced paytables  
An apparatus and method for a game having a paytable selection feature which may be implemented with a primary or base game, a secondary or bonus game, or both. In one embodiment, the gaming...
8992319 Slot machine with isometric symbols  
A method, apparatus, and computer readable storage to implement slot machine game that uses isometric symbols. The isometric symbols scroll on the screen in three-dimensions which also accommodate...
8992313 Apparatus and method for providing a game  
An apparatus (1) for providing a game is disclosed, including memory (2) for storing data indicative of a game credit value (3), an input device (4) responsive to an input message from one of a...
8992320 Trajectory-based 3-D games of chance for video gaming machines  
Trajectory-based games of chance are described that may be implemented on a video gaming machine. In a trajectory-based game of chance, a trajectory of a game object may be generated in a 3-D...
8992324 Position sensing gesture hand attachment  
An attachment worn against a palm side or a back side of a metacarpus of a person's hand. The attachment includes a flexible band or strip to which a sensing electronics module is attached that...
8992326 Networked gaming system communication protocols and methods  
A system, method and apparatus for a gaming system is provided. The gaming system includes a rewards server and a separate gaming or slot accounting server. The system may further include a...
8992329 Method and apparatus for planning and customizing a gaming experience  
The invention includes a system and method for planning and customizing a gaming vacation. Initially, a central controller receives preference and configuration data from a user at a user...