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8789752 Conversion/transfer of in-game credits to entity independent or negotiable funds  
In one embodiment, an account is established for in-game credits provided by an entity to one or more users. The entity owns or controls a computer game. One or more users play the computer game...
8790175 Gaming system having passive player participation in secondary wagering games  
A gaming system comprises a wager input device for receiving a primary wager from a player, the player associated with a player account, and at least one display for displaying a primary wagering...
8790176 System and method for real time interactive entertainment  
The system provides a method and apparatus for creating additional interest and participation for attendees at, or viewers of, live events and for fans and audience members observing or following...
8790169 Gaming system, gaming device, and method for providing a cascading symbols game with wild symbols usable for a designated quantity of symbol generations  
A plurality of columns each having a plurality of symbol positions are displayed. A gaming system generates and displays one of a plurality of symbols in each symbol position. At least one of the...
8790172 Game providing apparatus and recording medium  
A game providing apparatus connected to a terminal device to be capable of having communication with the terminal device to provide a game in which a player selects a plurality of characters to...
8790168 Method to detect and score churn in online social games  
A method and a system for predicting churn of a player of an online game is described. Online engagements of a group of players of the online game are monitored during a churn prediction model...
8790177 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...
8790181 Multi-system gaming terminal communication device  
A gaming machine with a communication multiplexer device that allows communications between the gaming machine and one or more game service servers all within a single network interface is...
8793321 Method and communication device for providing a list of plays for sporting event participants  
A communication device for event participants includes a communication module and a controller coupled to the communication module. The controller is configured to at least one of receive and...
8790187 Methods and systems for replaying a player's experience in a casino environment  
A method and system is provided wherein an event experienced by a player is documented and the documentation of the event is stored (e.g., in association with an indication of the event). One...
8790182 Collaborative diplomacy mechanics  
A collaborative diplomacy mechanics system for an online game is described. A player selects an ally to be engaged in a combat mode of an online social game against an enemy. The profile of the...
8790180 Interactive game and associated wireless toy  
A computer-readable storage medium storing program instructions for conducting a game on a gaming system having a wireless input device for playing an interactive motion-sensitive game using a...
8792622 Story delivery system and method for mobile entertainment  
A method of delivering a story for engaging a user in an interactive, scripted, virtual reality story by generating calls from a group of actors or personalities called a clique, includes the...
8790185 Incentivized task completion using chance-based awards  
A game provided to users of a game space may include a task to be performed by the users. A plurality of virtual chance items may be composed. Individual ones of the virtual chance items may be...
8790183 Arcade in a virtual world with reward  
Virtual world website allows customizing characters by purchasing items for the characters using virtual cash. The virtual cash is in the first currency format. A user can also link to another...
8790184 Resource management for data center based gaming  
Technologies are presented for managing a resource demand on a data center providing game services by adjusting a probability of various kinds of game events. Data center load data may be received...
8790171 Non-transitory computer-readable storage medium storing game program, and game system  
A non-transitory computer-readable storage medium with a game program stored thereon, the game program instructing a computer to perform the following processes: a reception process to receive an...
8784171 Method and apparatus for modeling a track in video games using arcs and splines that enables efficient collision detection  
A method and apparatus for modeling a track in video games that enables efficient collision detection between a game object (such as a racecar wheel) and the track. The invention provides an...
8786555 Feedback-providing keypad for touchscreen devices  
Computer-readable media, computerized methods, and a touchscreen device manipulating user-input elements are provided. Generally, manipulation includes identifying a predefined configuration...
8784201 Information storage medium, game system, and input determination method  
A game system determines whether or not an input start timing coincides with an auxiliary start timing that corresponds to a reference start timing and differs from the reference start timing, and...
8784208 Game control thumb grip  
Apparatus for controlling gaming analog sticks, comprising an upwardly generally concave thumb support, and attachment means underlying the thumb support for adjustably attaching the support to...
8784207 Methods and apparatus to meter video game play  
Methods and apparatus to meter video game play are disclosed. An example method includes detecting media identifying information corresponding to media presented in an environment including a...
8784199 System and method for encoding compressed map information for a game map using a quadrant based PNG image file  
A quadrant based PNG image file may be used to encode compressed map information for a game map that is navigated during gameplay. The PNG image file encoded with compressed map information may be...
8784185 System and method for conducting a game of chance  
Provided are systems and methods configured to retain game state information during the course of game play of multiple individual games to deliver a gaming experience in addition to the game play...
8783563 Conversion of loyalty points for gaming to a different loyalty point program for services  
A graphical user interface includes a conversion option to convert quantities of loyalty points of a loyalty program of an entity into different loyalty points of a different loyalty program of a...
8784217 Widget management system and method of operating thereof  
A widget manager configured for managing at least one widget process, the widget manager comprising a processing module, a widget interface and a service interface operatively coupled to each...
8784200 Gaming machine and method having bonus feature highlighting  
A gaming machine and method for displaying and highlighting a scatter symbol among a matrix of symbols. The display includes a first layer for displaying a background and a second layer overlying...
8784193 Gaming machine with separately selectable wagering games  
A gaming system for conducting a wagering game allows players, casino operators, and/or gaming machine manufacturers to selectively combine base games and bonus games. This modular approach allows...
8784211 Wireless input/output and peripheral devices on a gaming machine  
A disclosed gaming machine provides methods and apparatus for wirelessly communicating between devices within the gaming machine. The gaming machine includes a gaming machine housing to which a...
8784218 Self defense hand band  
A protective device to be worn around the wrist of the user may include a wristband to be positioned around the wrist of the user and a hand band to be positioned around the wrist of the user in a...
8784196 Remote content management and resource sharing on a gaming machine and method of implementing same  
A gaming system including a number of host devices each coupled to one or more gaming machines, wherein content provided by the host device is output on the gaming machine. To output the content...
8784206 Modifying presentation of three-dimensional, wagering-game content  
A wagering game system and its operations are described herein. In some embodiments, the operations can include presenting a three-dimensional image of wagering game content via a display...
8784215 Separable URL gaming system  
A system and method for enabling one network to use the functionality of another network is provided. The system comprises a first network system having a first network functionality and a second...
RE45040 Electronic invitations for an on-line game  
An instant messaging user may use a buddy list that includes a user-selected list of potential instant messaging recipients (“buddies”) to identify another instant messaging user with whom instant...
8784195 Authentication system for gaming machines  
Disclosed is a system and method that uses digital signature technology to authenticate the contents of one or more manifests located on a storage device. Each manifest contains a list of file...
8784172 Online gambling and investing methods and systems using behavioral economics  
Electronic gambling methods and systems comprising an electronic computer system operating electronic gambling software and optionally operating a data analytics engine which can be accessed by...
8789121 System architecture and method for composing and directing participant experiences  
The present invention contemplates a variety of improved methods and systems for providing an experience platform within a CDN, as well as sentio or experience codecs, and experience agents for...
8784170 Program, server, and method for game  
A game program according to an embodiment enhances playability of a game wherein user objects strike target objects. The game program includes: a stage selection module for receiving stage...
8784178 Lotterized online gaming with multiple virtual currencies  
There is an interactive video game having a lotterized aspect incorporated therein. In addition to the traditional interactive video game, instant and future win opportunities are presented to the...
8784183 Gaming system, gaming device, and method for displaying indications of awards that could have been won  
A gaming system, gaming device, and method which provide a display of one or more missed awards based on one or more numbers generated by a random number generator (“RNG”) for possible use in...
8784202 Apparatus and method for repositioning a virtual camera based on a changed game state  
An apparatus and method is provided for controlling a virtual camera. The virtual camera is positioned in a first position and a first direction while an object is in a first state and the virtual...
8784198 Method and apparatus for conducting or facilitating a promotion  
A method and apparatus for conducting a promotion and for distributing promotions to potential users provide a merchant or promotion organizer flexibility in the way they conduct the promotion as...
8788578 Method and apparatus for customized provisioning of on-line application channels  
A method for a computer system includes receiving an identifier associated with a client streaming player, determining one or more attributes associated with the identifier from a data structure...
8784184 Gaming machine with win change symbol  
A gaming machine (10) has a display (14) and a game controller arranged to control images displayed on the display (14). The game controller is arranged to play a game (16) wherein at least one...
8784188 Apparatus systems and methods for facilitating a payout of a gaming device  
In accordance with some embodiments, a method provides for determining that a qualifying outcome has been obtained as a result of a game play conducted on a gaming device and determining a buy-in...
8784173 Multi-win poker game  
An electronic video poker machine configured to allow play of multiple hands of video poker. The electronic video poker machine comprises at least one display device, at least one input device,...
8788243 Performance metrics gathering from multiple video game platforms  
A system and method for performing performance testing of video game software from a host computer or external to the game platforms. The system includes a plurality of game platforms, of one,...
8784182 Slot machine and playing method thereof  
A part of credits paid by the player is accumulated when a plurality of symbols are displayed by a scrolling display and then rearranged in a prescribed combination, and a stop switch is set...
8783688 Gaming tables having a table top exchangeable insert  
A gaming table comprises a table top having a top and a bottom surface adapted to receive an exchangeable insert. For instance, the top surface is configured to receive gaming accessories and...
8785794 Entertainment button device and game machine  
An entertainment button device includes: an entertainment button; and a button-up-and-down mechanism including: a bias member to bias the entertainment button in a moving-up direction; a shaft...