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8890668 Method and apparatus for localization of haptic feedback  
In an embodiment, a haptic feedback system includes a plurality of actuators to provide tactile feedback associated with an input surface. Each actuator is adapted to be activated independently of...
8888580 Gaming system, gaming device and method including a community trail game  
In various embodiments, the gaming system, gaming device, and gaming method disclosed herein provides a community game having a trail or path. The community game enables a plurality of players to...
8888586 Gaming machine player account identification system  
A gaming machine player account identification system includes a non-contact account carrier and a gaming machine. The gaming machine includes a register processing unit, a display interface, and...
8888592 Voice 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...
8892087 Cell phone multimedia controller  
A system and method is provided for remotely controlling and interacting with a multimedia device using a mobile phone. This is accomplished by utilizing cell and mobile phones capable of...
8888578 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...
8888598 Transaction systems and methods for virtual items of massively multiplayer online games and virtual worlds  
Systems and methods for trading, exchanging, and/or valuating virtual items that exist in MMOGs or other types of virtual worlds. According to various embodiments, the present invention utilizes a...
8888101 Card table  
A card table structure, preferably a poker table, includes a frame with legs for supporting the frame over a floor surface and a peripheral rail that extends about the table. A playing surface is...
8890774 Heads-up display for a gaming environment  
A heads-up display associated with a user manipulated object in a gaming environment, particularly a racing game. According to one aspect the heads-up display may reduce the distance a user's eye...
8888583 Systems and methods for portable exergaming  
In a first aspect, a system for playing a video game is provided that includes (1) one or more sensors adapted to monitor one or more biometric parameters of a user and communicate the one or more...
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...
8888584 Gaming system and method providing a fantasy sports game  
The present disclosure provides a gaming system and method providing a fantasy sports game. The gaming system enables a player to create a fantasy sports team associated with a sports league,...
8888595 Inducing force into a non-anchored gaming device  
Force feedback in a gaming controller is provided by a motion induction device having an untethered mass. The mass is accelerated and decelerated to provide directional force feedback to a user of...
8888588 Game rating system for gaming devices  
Gaming machines and gaming systems having a game rating system are disclosed herein. According to one embodiment, the gaming device includes a plurality of games where each game has a distinct...
8888594 Storage medium storing information processing program, information processing apparatus and information processing method  
A game apparatus includes a CPU, and the CPU controls a moving object within a virtual space on the basis of acceleration data and angular velocity data which are transmitted from a controller....
8888579 Gaming method and gaming apparatus with in-game player stimulation  
A method for operating a gaming apparatus includes displaying a set of stopped reels in place of one or more spinning reels, each stopped reel having at least one symbol thereon and the total...
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...
8887547 Weight applying unit for calibration and weight applying method for calibration  
A game controller including multiple sensors for detecting a pressure load of a user for use as an input device of a game apparatus. The game controller includes a load platform adapted to receive...
8888581 Gaming system and a method of gaming  
A gaming system is disclosed which comprises a symbol selector arranged to select at least one player symbol at each level of a multilevel game from a set of symbols, an outcome generator arranged...
8888585 Game console system, method and computer program product with anti-malware/spyware and parental control capabilities  
A system, method and computer program product are provided for securing a game console capable of processing game-related data. In use, the game-related data is scanned for detecting malware....
8882600 Gaming machine  
A slot machine has a frontward projecting portion which is projected frontward of the slot machine from a lower end of a main display provided in a cabinet. The frontward projecting portion has an...
8882580 Gaming system and a method of gaming  
A gaming system comprising: a display; a symbol selector arranged to select a plurality of symbols from a set of symbols for display in a display area on the display; a plural special symbol...
8886510 Method and apparatus for generating an event in response to interactions with information available only to a subset of client devices in a computer simulation  
A method for use with a computer simulation includes providing an ability to run a simulation in which a plurality of client devices communicate over a network to interact with the simulation,...
8882589 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...
8884877 Pointing device  
An improved air pointing device which is capable of compensating for the roll angle imparted to said device by a user of said device. The device of the invention includes at least two gyrometers...
8882596 Game program and game apparatus  
A game apparatus comprises an operation data acquiring means for acquiring operation data from a first input device including at least a first acceleration sensor and an angular velocity sensor...
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...
8882577 Gaming system and method of gaming  
A method of gaming comprises a first step of selecting symbols appearing in a game event. The selected symbols are stored in a symbol store arranged to store a plurality of symbols. The symbol...
8882584 Method and apparatus for bonus round play  
Methods and apparatus are provided for enabling a player to take a tour of a secondary game at a game machine. In one embodiment, a method is provided that includes offering to enable entry of a...
8882588 Method and apparatus for use in reserving a position within a simulation for another user  
The present embodiments provide systems, apparatuses, processes and methods of providing interactive electronic gaming. Some of these methods comprise: receiving, during an active interactive...
8882585 Methods and apparatus for a competitive bonus game with variable odds  
A bonus controller for generating a competitive bonus game in a gaming system, the bonus controller having a processor and a memory coupled to the processor. The bonus controller being programmed...
8882613 System for capturing tennis match data  
The present invention relates to a system and a method for gathering ball game data and in particular tennis match data in real time. To this end the system comprises a hands-free voice receiving...
8882583 Gaming system, a method of gaming and a game outcome prediction controller  
An electronic method of gaming. The method includes determining that one or more players of a plurality of linked gaming devices are to participate in a game having a plurality of possible...
8882598 Peering system for gaming service providers  
A distributed loosely coupled unified on-line gaming system comprises a central service provider, gaming service customers providing gaming service customer located equipment connected to the...
8882593 Game processing system, game processing method, game processing apparatus, and computer-readable storage medium having game processing program stored therein  
An exemplary game system and the like which do not impair ease of playing a game are provided. The exemplary game system displaying a scene including a predetermined object located in a virtual...
8882587 Method and system for coupling mobile interactive content to a club reward system  
The method and system for coupling mobile interactive content to a club reward program is disclosed herein. A business utilizes the present inventions as part of a marketing campaign that is...
8882579 Gaming system having gaming machines with projected or polarized image reel symbols  
A system for providing a multi-game gaming machine having mechanical reel strips is displayed. The use of the projection devices onto blank mechanical reel strips transforms the multi-game gaming...
8882578 Gaming system, gaming device, and method for providing a cascading symbols game which reuses discarded 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...
8882590 Touch-controlled game character motion providing dynamically-positioned virtual control pad  
Methods and apparatus for controlling movement of a digital object displayed on a screen provide a virtual dynamic direction control pad based on zone detection and touch stroke direction to...
8882592 Game system, game apparatus, computer-readable storage medium having stored therein game program, and game processing method  
An example game apparatus calculates the attitude of a terminal device on the basis of a value of a gyro sensor of the terminal device. The game apparatus sets the position of an aim in a game...
8882582 Interactive computer game refresher elements  
Methods, apparatus and articles for dynamically facilitating user interaction with a program are provided. A user is may be provided with refresher elements (or a tutorial) based on the period of...
8884945 Video switcher and touch router system for a gaming machine  
A gaming system is disclosed for presenting both game content and secondary content on a single display. The gaming system includes: a touch screen game display configured to display content, a...
8882599 Interactive gaming utilizing a dispersed storage network  
Game data is received at a dispersed storage processing unit, the game data associated with at least one of a plurality of user devices. The game data is stored in a cache memory associated with...
8887095 Recommending digital content based on implicit user identification  
One embodiment of the present invention sets forth a technique for recommending digital content to a user of a digital content application based on continually learned patterns of behavior. Based...
8882574 Gaming system and method of providing an electronic game  
A gaming machine and a method provide primary and secondary games. The gaming machine includes first and second adjacent displays, a lighting device, and a controller. The lighting device is...
8884752 Medication usage monitoring and reminding device and method  
The medication usage monitoring and reminding device and method enables a user to easily monitor usage of medications by weighing the medications using a weighing component, a processing component...
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...
8882581 Game controller, a gaming system, and a method of gaming  
A method of gaming comprising: a) displaying a plurality of display positions to a player, at least one of the display positions corresponding to a hidden object to be sought by the player; b)...
8882597 Hybrid separable motion controller  
A hybrid separable motion controller is provided. The controller includes a first portion including a first handle, a first medial connector defined along a length of the first handle, and a first...
8882576 Determining game skill factor  
Data characterizing a quantifiable outcome for each of a plurality of game trials can be accessed. Each game trial can be associated with one of a plurality of players and a game. The game can be...