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8968090 Method, apparatus and system for video tuning of a video switching device for a gaming machine  
A method, device and system are set forth for controlling a video switching device (VSD) configured to display video from multiple video streams at a video display. Where video signals are...
8968083 Gaming system and method for dynamically grouping gaming devices to provide progressive awards  
A gaming system enables players of a group of gaming devices to wager on progressive or other awards for that group and tracks an amount of player activity at the group. If player activity of the...
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...
8968075 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...
8968104 System and method of providing wagering opportunities based on multiplayer interactions  
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...
8968101 Wireless communication game system  
A wireless communication game system includes a plurality of mobile game apparatuses, which function as a parent device or a child device and are capable of making a communication with each other,...
8968076 Gaming device with wild activation symbols and wild termination symbols  
A gaming device having a wild activation symbol is displayed on a set of reels or set of cards within a display device. The processor causes other symbols or cards to become wild within the...
8972476 Evidence-based virtual world visualization  
When evidence is received, a determination is made as to whether the evidence is sufficient to determine whether to block transmission of virtual world data to a client device. If it is determined...
8968106 Gaming machine  
A gaming machine with more gaming excitement is provided. The gaming machine includes; a cabinet; an upper image display panel which is provided on the cabinet and is a display displaying an...
8970502 User identification for multi-user touch screens  
The invention relates to a touch screen system with a touch screen (400) comprising a transparent and electrically conductive surface (450) arranged to receive touches from users (UA, UB) of the...
8968087 Video game overlay  
A video server is configured to provide streaming video to players of computer games over a computing network. The video server can provided video of different games to different players...
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...
8970353 Athletic event timing and display systems  
Presenting comparative timing data to the audience of a sports or other competition multiple within an event, where timing or scoring data is stored during each heat, compared between heats, and...
8970496 Ergonomic slider-based selector  
A device connectable to a computer is disclosed. The device comprises a selector defining a pathway and a plurality of positions along the pathway, the selector having a terminal displaceable...
8968103 Systems and methods for digital multimedia capture using haptic control, cloud voice changer, and protecting digital multimedia privacy  
Provided are computer implemented methods and systems for multimedia capture and encrypting. According to the method, a first user input is received. Based on the first user input, one or more...
8968077 Methods and systems for interfacing with a third-party application  
A system for interfacing with a third-party application is described. The system includes a third-party device, a server-based system configured to communicate with the third-party device, and a...
8968078 Amusement devices and chance devices based on financial market indicators  
A method for wagering comprises receiving a bet regarding a spin of the reels of a slot machine. An outcome may be determined based on one or more financial market indicators. Other embodiments...
8968071 Method and system for weighting odds to specific gaming entities in a shared bonus event  
Methods of weighting odds in shared bonus events and gaming systems and devices configured for weighting odds in shared bonus events. A number of participations or entries by the same gaming...
8968091 Scalable real-time motion recognition  
Human body motion is represented by a skeletal model derived from image data of a user. The model represents joints and bones and has a rigid body portion. The sets of body data are scaled to a...
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,...
8968072 Gaming machine and control method thereof  
A gaming machine and a controlling method thereof are provided. The gaming machine includes a mechanical symbol display unit which includes: a rotatable reel having a peripheral face with a...
8972658 Game console and memory card  
An example portable, handheld game console includes a main body incorporating a first display screen, and a cover body incorporating a second display screen. The main body is hingedly connected to...
8972364 Defining new rules for validation of network devices  
A system and method for actively validating a network device is provided. Nodes in a network game community are prompted to engage in interrogation and response to facilitate the identification of...
8970526 Input instruction processing device, communication system therefor, computer program therefor, and information recording medium therewith  
The present invention provides a game device that has a touch panel, a processor, and a RAM. The processor, from among detected position data output from touch panel, stores in RAM, as the...
8968080 Display of third party content on a wagering game machine  
In some embodiments, a computerized method includes: creating a number of frames of images for displaying on a monitor of a wagering game machine; and selecting at least a subset of the number of...
8968097 Game server and scenario control program  
In a game server wherein a player can play a game online by operating a game terminal, and game program has two or more partial scenarios and the partial scenario has an event to be played by...
8968079 Multiplayer interactive video gaming device  
An improved multiplayer interactive video gaming device includes a plurality of independent player stations, each including at least one data input device configured to output a player input...
8968081 Methods and apparatus for providing for disposition of promotional offers in a wagering environment  
Disclosed are data processing apparatus, systems, and methods implemented over a gaming network for providing for disposition of promotional offers in a wager-based gaming environment. A...
8970624 Entertainment device, system, and method  
An entertainment device comprises an image receiver operable to receive, from a video camera, images captured therefrom, and display logic for displaying the images captured by the video camera...
8972617 Multi-configuration computer  
A method for configuring computer operational parameters comprising detecting with at least one processor at least one peripheral device in communication with the at least one processor;...
8968095 System gaming  
A method provides a player tracking system and system gaming apparatus for playing non-base games by funding the credit side of a gaming cycle. The system further includes at least one gaming...
8968070 Method and apparatus for conducting a game of chance  
The field of the invention relates generally to lotteries and gaming, and more particularly, to systems for conducting casino-based gaming. After a player subscribes to play multiple games on a...
8968085 Networked gaming system and method  
A method and apparatus for allowing remote players to participate in live games offered by a central gaming server. In one embodiment, a method comprising receiving authentication information from...
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...
8968092 Integrating wagering games and environmental conditions  
A wagering game system and its operations are described herein. In embodiments, the operations can include detecting characteristics of at least one environmental condition in an external...
8968068 Method and apparatus for a gaming device  
A bonus game for a slot machine, method and apparatus, is disclosed and is based on a playfield configured as a matrix of playing positions, wherein each playing is used to display a character of...
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...
8968094 Power management apparatus, and method of providing game contents  
There is provided a power management apparatus including a game service providing unit providing, to an electronic appliance, a service using game contents whose theme is power. The game service...
8968082 System and method of managing user accounts to track outcomes of real world wagers revealed to users  
The invention relates to systems and methods of maintaining revealed and unrevealed balances that both belong to a user, but the user is aware only of the revealed balance. In this manner, the...
8968100 Sports training apparatus and method  
A system (234, 220, 200) for monitoring movements of one or more users and/or one or more projectiles during sports activities performed by the one or more users is provided. The one or more...
8968089 Gaming machine with player scalable video-displayed game elements  
In accordance with the invention a player may change the size of or “scale” first game information which is displayed by one or more video displays of a wagering gaming machine relative to other...
8968088 Controlling priority of wagering game lighting content  
A wagering game system and its operations are described herein. In some embodiments, the operations can include receiving emotive light presentation data from a variety of emotive light control...
8968074 Wagering game, gaming machine, gaming system and method with a player-interactive bonus feature  
A wagering game, gaming machine, gaming system and method are disclosed wherein a player-interactive bonus feature is triggered and displayed simultaneously with a wagering game presentation and a...
8968096 Game server and player control program  
A game server through which a game can be played by operating one's own operation character in a virtual space therein, has a memory that stores an attainment state of a succeeding quest every...
8968086 Video processing and signal routing apparatus for providing picture in a picture capabilities on an electronic gaming machine  
A gaming system used in a wager-based electronic gaming machine is described. The gaming system is configured to provide picture in a picture capabilities on the electronic gaming machine. In one...
8968084 Processing metadata in wagering game systems  
This description describes wagering game systems that process metadata. In one embodiment, the apparatus includes a wagering game presentation unit configured to present wagering games and create...
8968102 Wireless communication game system  
A wireless communication game system includes a plurality of mobile game apparatuses, which function as a parent device or a child device and are capable of making a communication with each other,...
8968098 Method and apparatus for online gaming on terminals  
A method and apparatus for enabling a player to participate in a live online game via a landbased gaming terminal. A game manager is playing the game while being captured for example by a video...
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...
8962335 Gaming machine and control method thereof  
The present invention provides a gaming machine executing the processing of (A) displaying on the display at least one playing card in a display mode that displays each playing card face down; and...