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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...
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...
9039522 Progressive jackpot alerts in a gaming system  
Various embodiments are directed to a gaming system capable of providing progressive level alerts or promotions when a progressive jackpot reaches a predetermined value. In one embodiment, the...
9039523 Avatar as security measure for mobile device use with electronic gaming machine  
A gaming system compatible with patron-controlled portable electronic devices, such as smart phones or tablet computers, is described. The gaming system is configured to establish a secure...
9039524 Controlling access to and use of electronic systems  
The invention generally relates to a lock-box device that requires a child or any other user to answer one or more educational questions correctly before being allowed access to one or more...
9033804 Game processing server apparatus and game processing server system  
A game processing server apparatus, to which plural terminal devices each being operated by a player are connected via a network, configured to provide a game service to the plural terminal...
9033801 Gaming machine  
A gaming machine with more gaming excitement is provided. The gaming machine includes a cabinet; a lamp body provided on a front surface of the cabinet; a sensor configured to detect a player's...
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...
9033794 Method and apparatus for providing secure and anonymous cash-out and cash-in values in a gaming system  
A method, apparatus, article of manufacture, and a memory structure for providing a payout to a player is disclosed. An ATM or ATM-like device is used to cash out of and cash into gaming devices...
9028325 Number of players determined using facial recognition  
There is provided a system and method for determining a number of players present using facial recognition. There is provided a method comprising capturing an image of the players present, and...
9028331 Game system, and game apparatus and a storage medium storing a game program for said game apparatus  
A game system is provided with a communication mode using communication and a task mode in which a player selects one task from a plurality of tasks (operations), and plays a game with an aim to...
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...
9022854 Automated remote configuration of wagering game machines  
Systems and methods for providing configurations for one or more wagering game machines are described. The systems and methods receive performance data for the wagering game machine and analyze...
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...
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...
9017162 Gaming device having hard drive based media and related methods  
Various embodiments are directed to a gaming device that uses an internal hard drive for primary media storage. The software is installed on the hard drive without requiring physical access to the...
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...
9011239 Game system  
One object is to provide a video game system that can technically restrain real money trade. In accordance with one aspect, a server device 10 according to an embodiment of the present invention...
9011240 Remote gaming system allowing adjustment of original 3D images for a mobile gaming device  
A mobile gaming device may be a player's own personal tablet, smartphone, PDA, etc., with an application program installed via the internet for carrying out a remote gaming session. All gaming...
9011242 System and method for determining and acting on a user'S value across different platforms  
Individual users may log into the same online game from multiple different social networking platforms. The disclosed technology provides a way to unite users' accounts such that users that have...
9011241 Tournament gaming systems, gaming devices, and methods  
Various embodiments are directed to gaming systems, gaming devices, and methods for presenting tournament games. According to one embodiment, a gaming device provides a base game in a normal,...
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...
9005018 Selecting preferred electronic gaming machines having an availability for use  
A gaming system identifies, from a gaming network having a cluster of electronic gaming machines (EGMs), those of the EGMs having an availability and unavailability for use. Those of the EGMs...
9005028 Video game competition notifications  
Methods and systems are described for automatically sending a popup or other message to another person's electronic device upon finishing a predetermined goal in a video game. The predetermined...
9005017 Tracking game progress using player profiles  
In certain embodiments, computer systems and methods are provided that allow a game distribution platform to distribute, update and/or control copies of games published across multiple game...
9005021 System and method for flexible banking of wagering game machines  
A method of altering a wagering game theme for a flexible bank of wagering game machines, the flexible bank including a first sub-portion, a second sub-portion, and one or more display elements...
9005016 Wagering on event outcomes during the event  
Methods and systems are provided for managing a wagering system. In one exemplary embodiment, state information of a live event such as a sports game may be received in real time. During the...
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...
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...
8998710 Marketing system and methods for use with electronic gaming machines  
Systems and methods connected to, or in communication with, various components operatively associated with an electronic gaming machine for displaying programming or marketing content on a...
8998723 Automatic player information generation for interactive entertainment  
Automatic player profile generation may be implemented for an interactive online game in which one or more players interact via one or more client devices connected to a server device via a...
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...
8998720 Media appliance  
A media appliance comprising: video apparatus for outputting signals to a screen; a control device allowing a user to control the output of signals from the video apparatus to the screen, thereby...
8998210 Card disposal system for table game  
A card disposal system for a table game is provided that is capable of assuring the disposal of all of cards corresponding to a predetermined number of decks that are used at a game table without...
8992311 System and method of revealing the outcomes of real world wagers through guaranteed reveals and partner promotions  
The invention relates to systems and methods of placing real-world wagers, obtaining outcomes of the real-world wagers, facilitating user interactions with various interactive media, and revealing...
8992314 Universal game server  
A gaming system that executes a web browser to display games produced by the at least one server, take over processing from the web browser using a plug-in for the web browser upon detection of a...
8992296 Gaming system and device having multiple wagering outcome systems and an intersection-based win evaluation  
A gaming system and device, operable upon a wager, has a plurality of outcome systems. In one embodiment, the initial outcome system has one or more initial outcome generators, and the secondary...
8992306 Gaming system and method providing variable payback percentages  
A gaming system and method is disclosed which provides variable payback or hold amounts for a primary or base game, a secondary or bonus game, or both. The gaming system includes a central...
8986115 Facilitating customization of a virtual space based on accessible virtual items  
Virtual items may be unlocked in a virtual space responsive to physical token detection. A common virtual item repository may be provided in the virtual space. Once unlocked, a given virtual item...
8986095 Wagering game with community event in which individual enhancements are awarded  
A computer-implemented method is conducted in a gaming system including a plurality of gaming terminals that participate in a community event. The method includes providing, by at least one of one...
8986116 System and method for facilitating access to an online game through a plurality of social networking platforms  
Participation in an online game through a plurality of different social network platforms may be facilitated. This may include enabling an individual user to log in to the online game, which may...
8986117 Systems and methods for regulated hybrid gaming  
Systems and methods that regulate a hybrid game to detect and/or defeat unauthorized use of the hybrid game. One embodiment includes a method of detecting unauthorized operation of a hybrid gaming...
8986096 System and method of revealing the outcomes of real world wagers through strategic reveals  
The invention relates to systems and methods of selecting and placing real-world wagers responsive to one or more wager triggers, obtaining outcomes of the real-world wagers, facilitating user...
8986107 Gaming system, gaming device and method for providing a multiple player, multiple game bonusing environment  
A gaming system and method for exchanging one or more triggered individual bonus games for one or more current plays of a community game or one or more future plays of a community game. If an...
8986114 Casino table capable of tracking gaming cards  
The present invention is to provide a casino table capable of adequately determining whether a dishonest act is committed on a card arranged on a casino table while reducing a maintenance cost, a...
8986113 Amusement device having time-based operating modes  
An amusement device has a display and an input device and includes a memory and a controller. The memory stores a plurality of games and a system control program. The controller is operatively...
8986112 System and method for downloading video game programs  
An example video game program download system and method apparatus for downloading a video game program to a target video game platform in which a processing system receives a download request...
8979642 Systems and methods for electronic fund transfers for use with gaming systems  
Electronic fund transfer (EFT) systems and methods are disclosed for managing and transferring electronic funds from a patron's financial account to provide gaming or amusement credit in physical...
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Game system
 
One object is to provide a video game system that can technically restrain real money trade. In accordance with one aspect, a server device 10 according to an embodiment of the present invention...
8979644 Systems and methods for electronic fund transfers for use with gaming systems  
Electronic fund transfer (EFT) systems and methods are disclosed for managing and transferring electronic funds from a patron's financial account to provide gaming or amusement credit in physical...