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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...
9033783 Methods and systems of enabling users to actively allocate advertising resources and promote follower tracking  
The present invention provides a system that allows users to directly participate in advertising resource allocation decisions for advertisers and to actively cause navigation swarms to specific...
9033796 Automatic movement of player character in network game  
A player participating in a network game moves a player character of the player by manipulating a video game apparatus of the player. As the player performs an autopilot operation, the video game...
9031829 Systems and methods for multi-user multi-lingual communications  
Various embodiments described herein facilitate multi-lingual communications. The systems and methods of some embodiments enable multi-lingual communications through different modes of...
9028314 Strategy game, method and/or system  
A strategy game includes a first group of primary elements representing movement, and a second group of primary elements representing combat or interaction. The first group of primary elements...
9026458 Apparatus, system and program product for dynamically changing advertising on an avatar as viewed by a viewing user  
A method, system and program product for brokering advertising of products and services in a virtual world. The method includes accepting subscriptions from advertisers willing to pay for...
9011224 Three dimensional lamp array game system  
A hand-held, cubic, transparent game system containing a cubiform array of individual LEDs arranged as a cubic matrix of rows and columns, an inclinometer, sound chip and speaker and a timer....
8989356 Notifying network contacts of inquiries  
A method, computer-readable medium, and user interface for displaying an inquiry indication related to an inquiring user's inquiry are described. An inquiring user prepares and submits an inquiry...
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...
8979624 Multiple user interactive interface  
A plurality of participants in a conversation may be scored based on ability to correctly answer questions and based on entertainment value as determined by viewers of the conversation. The...
8974299 Metric based conformance by character units to specified formations  
An approach to facilitating metric-based conformance by character units to specified formations is provided. An instance of a game space may be executed. The game space may have character units...
8974278 Internet / television game show  
A game show may be played online or may be played online while being simultaneously broadcast on television. The contestants of the game show are internet users who may use a web camera to connect...
8974308 System and method for gaming transactions  
A method and system is provided to tie role-driven gaming purchases to executable transactions during a game so that on-line or related gaming systems create economic value inside the game itself....
8968099 System and method for transporting virtual objects in a parallel reality game  
Systems and methods of transporting virtual objects through a virtual world associated with a parallel reality game are provided. The virtual world has a geography that parallels at least a...
8968067 Providing personalized leaderboards to users of a game  
An approach to facilitate providing personalized leaderboards based upon user parameters, game parameters or a combination thereof. The personalized leaderboard determined by identifying a group...
8961287 Video game with enhanced capture opportunities  
A server device selects by lot one event from among a plurality of events including an encounter event with an enemy character present in a predetermined area in a network game, accepts from a...
8961320 Portable device having mobile communication capability  
A portable, handholdable device includes global positioning system (GPS) circuitry, a camera, a user interface configured to receive user inputs, the user interface including a display; wireless...
8951107 System and method for non-sequential automated fantasy drafting  
A system and method for non-sequential automated fantasy drafting are disclosed. In one embodiment, a method comprises storing a ranked list of players, each player associated with one or more...
8951126 Game system  
A game system is provided in which, when data is transmitted to a game apparatus of a receiver side, the influence which the transmitted data has on a game progressing in the game apparatus of the...
8951088 Puzzle with conductive path  
System and method for additional amusement, entertaining and surprising visual or audible reward provided upon completing the reconstructing of a two-dimensional or three-dimensional jigsaw...
8944900 Game providing system, non-transitory computer-readable storage medium storing game providing program and game providing method  
A game providing system according to an embodiment of the present invention includes one or more processors capable of executing a game program. In one embodiment, the game program includes a...
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...
8936510 Betting trip game  
A method to operate game of chance using a map of sites as playing surface with moving pieces called movers. There are ruled movements. A random draw of ruled movements move movers from sites to...
8936512 Video game processing apparatus and video game processing program  
A video game processing apparatus for controlling progress of a video game is provided. Game image information containing positional information of the target object in a game image used in the...
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...
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...
8932120 Game management server apparatus  
A game management server apparatus that provides, to terminal devices connected via a network, a game service in which players operating the terminal devices cooperate with each other to battle...
8926417 System and method for an interactive audio-visual puzzle  
A system and method for an interactive audio-visual puzzle is presented herein. Particularly, in order to create, design or otherwise prepare the puzzle, an audio composition and a digital object...
8928579 Interacting with an omni-directionally projected display  
Concepts and technologies are described herein for interacting with an omni-directionally projected display. The omni-directionally projected display includes, in some embodiments, visual...
8926423 Gaming systems, gaming devices and methods for providing progressive awards  
The gaming system, gaming device and method disclosed herein determines whether to provide at least one of the plurality of progressive awards to the player based on that player's measured level...
8918718 Reading performance system  
A system for enhancing reading performance operates on a network-connected server with software executing from a non-transitory medium at the server providing an interactive interface for a user...
8905838 Detecting game play-style convergence and changing games  
Gaming technologies for detecting convergence in game play and then changing a game to overcome or inhibit convergence are generally described. In one example, a representative gaming method can...
8905840 Substitution hybrid games  
Systems and methods in accordance with embodiments of the invention operate a substitution hybrid game including: a gambling game; a multiplayer entertainment game that triggers at least one wager...
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...
8888576 Multi-media interactive play system  
A multi-media interactive play system has a number of play elements situated in a variety of play environments or play media. The play elements are linked to a common record of participant...
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...
8882595 Systems and methods of importing virtual objects using barcodes  
A method is provided for enabling virtual gameplay. A game environment is provided in which a player can play a game via a character. When the player scans a barcode from a real world object, a...
8882594 Control scheme for real time strategy game  
A control scheme for a real time strategy game using a game controller includes maintaining a cursor in a known, fixed position of the monitor in a manner so that it appears the game space if...
8876585 Method and apparatus for electronic puzzle device  
An electronic puzzle, method and apparatus, is disclosed which includes a playfield that is subdivided into a plurality playing positions. Each playing position includes a switch, and an indicator...
8876609 Method of executing video game in mobile terminal and system for performing the same  
A game execution method and system of a mobile terminal includes an Internet-based device synchronized with at least one mobile terminal through a game server and receiving a specific game screen...
8864562 Online political prediction game  
This is a method and system for a computerized online apparatus allowing users to engage in political prediction games based on contemporary American elections at the presidential, congressional,...
8864589 Video game with representative physical object related content  
A video game includes a reader that senses the identity of various game objects. Each game object includes an identification device such as an RFID tag. The game objects may be in a form of...
8858321 Return-driven casino game outcome generator  
The Return Driven Casino Game Outcome Generator (RDOG) makes the first true class of casino video game possible by creating games that measure and reward skills like fast reflexes and manual...
8858313 Methods, systems, and devices for synchronized parallel gameplay  
In one embodiment, the invention relates to a network-based quiz game and related methods that is playable in parallel relative to and synchronized with an event of interest such as a sports...
8858328 Storage medium having game program stored therein, hand-held game apparatus, game system, and game method  
An information processing section of a game apparatus executes a program including: a step of setting a puzzle area to be cut from an image taken by an outer camera; a step of setting the division...
8858314 Video game with expedited combat  
A server device executes one battle by spending the spending parameter in response to a player's operational input, and recovers the spending parameter by using a recovery item owned by the...
8833768 Storytelling game and method of play  
A method of play, wherein play emphasizes storytelling and story recounting abilities, and wherein the method comprises: (a) providing a gaming device which provides for: a plurality of subject...
8834246 Methods and techniques for incorporating game play in a tournament format to develop thinking skills  
A method for developing thinking skills comprises directing participants to play one or more real time strategy games and then directing the participants to engage in discussions about the game...
8834273 Multiplexed secure video game play distribution  
Multiple video game players access an encrypted video game library stored on a shared mass storage device. A multiplexer multiplexes data read from the mass storage device to provide output...
8831758 Interface-based game-space contest generation  
An approach to facilitating interface-based game-space contest generation is provided. A user interface may be provided to an administrator. The user interface may be configured to receive user...