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8998726 System and method for associating a user to a shard based on third party latency  
One aspect of the disclosure relates to facilitating association of a user of an online game to a shard based on aggregated data related to third party latency and further based on social graphs...
8998708 Systems and methods for administration of non-wagering account associated with gaming environment  
A transaction facilitation system is disclosed that is configured to affect substantially real-time crediting and debiting of a gaming accounts maintained within a gaming environment and...
8998704 Mechanical wheels for game machines  
Electronic gaming machines having mechanical or electro-mechanical wheel devices are described herein. The gaming machines include a cabinet, a display coupled to the cabinet, and a wheel coupled...
8998695 Cashless reservation system  
A gaming system having a server connected to a plurality of gaming machines for playing a game in which a player wagers credits held in a credit meter. The gaming machines having a player tracking...
8998716 Gaming system for updating a presentation of a virtual game environment  
A system, a computer readable storage medium storing at least one program, and a computer-implemented method for updating a performance of a presentation of a virtual game environment. A...
8998715 Control of vehicles in three dimensional virtual environments  
Methods and systems for controlling vehicles within graphically simulated environments are described herein. A video game such as a vehicle-based combat game may have vehicles (such as airplanes)...
8998718 Image generation system, image generation method, and information storage medium  
An image generation system includes an image information acquisition section that acquires image information from an image sensor, a grasp motion determination section that determines whether or...
8998714 Gaming system and display control method  
A gaming system including a control lever having an operation unit which is rotatable by a player and resembles a reel, a display, a storage unit and a controller is provided. When it is...
8998706 Game system for exchanging medium in game  
One object is to provide a system that determines a fairer exchange rate than conventional systems, the determined exchange rate being used in exchange of game contents in virtual space such as...
9003147 Electronic device and save data recording method  
A virtual capacity acquisition unit acquires a size of virtual capacity of a save data area from an application. A storage capacity acquisition unit acquires a size of save data of the...
9001181 Image processing apparatus, image processing method, and computer program product  
An image processing apparatus includes an image acquiring unit that acquires an image of a subject imaged by an image capturing lens; a face detecting unit that detects face information...
9002945 Tracking, correlating, and processing multi-user online sessions  
Scheduling an online session including: determining desired time slots for an online session; determining potential users to participate in the online session; sending invitations to the potential...
8998727 System gaming  
A disclosed method provides for tournament gaming. The method comprises: allowing a wager on non-modified base game in normal mode and awarding pay table prize for a winning event on said base...
8998717 Device and method for reconstructing and analyzing motion of a rigid body  
An information processing apparatus includes circuitry configured to acquire information corresponding to a reference orientation that indicates a spatial position of a sensor unit attached to a...
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...
8998209 Rotational motion dice game system  
A rotational motion dice game system is provided. The system includes a circular surface centered around a central vertical axis. Then, a first driving mechanism is connected to the circular...
8998724 Communication game system, communication game apparatus, and program  
A game system which enables a host player to progress a game in collaboration with guest players is provided. The host player progresses the game by moving a party, including a plurality of player...
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...
9002745 Secure media distribution in a wager gaming system  
Novel wager gaming systems, machines, and methods for ensuring that wager game code on a game disc executes on an authorized wager gaming machine are described. To prevent an unauthorized copy of...
8998693 Royal-redraw video poker side bet  
In electronic video poker games, the contents of the deck after the deal of an initial set of cards may be modified to increase or decrease the likelihood of awards when compared to an unmodified...
8998707 Networked hybrid game  
Systems and methods in accordance with embodiments of the invention operate a networked hybrid game. The networked hybrid game includes an entertainment software engine constructed to generate a...
8998702 Gaming system, gaming device, and method for providing a game with additional win opportunities  
During a play of a game, the disclosed gaming system determines that an ending condition has occurred. For example, the gaming system determines that an ending condition has occurred when no...
8998699 Slot machine  
A processor executes either of two kinds of game modes, including a base game which is carried out by consuming gaming values in accordance with a bet amount on which the player has placed a bet,...
8998698 Detection device capable of accurately reading dots on dice  
A detection device is used in a gaming machine that detects numbers of dots on a plurality of dice having wireless tags. The detection device reads the wireless tags which are embedded on each...
8998705 Gaming machine with visual and audio indicia changed over time  
A gaming machine having features for increasing player appeal is set forth. The machine generally includes a processor, a display, and a memory device. The processor randomly selects one of a...
9002992 Location based game state synchronization  
A technique and apparatus for backing up and restoring game application state across multiple devices are disclosed herein. The method includes running an instance of a game application at a first...
8992316 Allowing an alternative action in a virtual world  
A system for allowing an alternative action in a virtual world may include a processor and a module operable on the processor for allowing an alternative action in a virtual world in response to a...
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...
8996399 Product promotion methods and associated systems  
One embodiment of the present invention relates to a product promotion method. Another embodiment of the present invention relates to a product promotion system. In one specific example, the...
8992297 Gaming system, gaming device and method providing a first game and a plurality second wagering games each associated with a separate activatable component of the first game  
A gaming system having a first skill, partial skill, or pseudo skill based game having a plurality of individually activatable designated components and a plurality of second chance based games...
8992303 Storage medium, game apparatus, game controlling method and game system  
A game apparatus includes a CPU, and the CPU displays a difficulty level setting screen on a second LCD prior to a start of the virtual game. On the difficulty level setting screen, a player sets...
8992299 Gaming system, gaming device and method employing audio/video programming outcome presentations  
The present disclosure generally includes a gaming system which: (a) for a first play of a game of a gaming session: determines one of a plurality of different outcomes, displays the determined...
8992328 Method, apparatus, and recording medium for playing game with server transferring in online game environment  
Disclosed are a method, an apparatus, and a recording medium for playing a game with server transferring in an online game environment. The method includes: receiving identification information...
8992310 Gaming device and method having purchasable enhanced paytables  
An apparatus and method for a game having a paytable selection feature which may be implemented with a primary or base game, a secondary or bonus game, or both. In one embodiment, the gaming...
8992304 Methods and systems for tracking an event of an externally controlled interface  
A method for tracking an event of an externally controlled interface (ECI) is described. The method includes generating the externally controlled interface independent of an outcome of a...
8992319 Slot machine with isometric symbols  
A method, apparatus, and computer readable storage to implement slot machine game that uses isometric symbols. The isometric symbols scroll on the screen in three-dimensions which also accommodate...
8992322 Interactive gaming systems with haptic feedback  
Interactive gaming systems and methods with haptic feedback are described. One described apparatus comprises: a portable manipulandum configured to simulate an element associated with a sports...
8992313 Apparatus and method for providing a game  
An apparatus (1) for providing a game is disclosed, including memory (2) for storing data indicative of a game credit value (3), an input device (4) responsive to an input message from one of a...
8992317 Game system, game device, storage medium storing a game program, and game process method  
A game system includes a game device and a terminal device. The game device obtains operation data representing an operation on the terminal device. Moreover, the game device generates a first...
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...
8992347 Golf data collection  
A system for golf data collection comprises an apparatus arranged to be worn about the body of a golfer during a game of golf. The apparatus includes a positioning system for determining various...
8992295 Video game processing apparatus and video game processing program  
A video game processing apparatus for controlling progress of a video game is provided. The video game processing apparatus determines whether a predetermined command is received at least a...
8992318 Wearable display system and method  
A wearable display device, system and method are described. The display system includes a wearable display to be worn by a person; a display buffer to receive display data from a graphics engine,...
8992320 Trajectory-based 3-D games of chance for video gaming machines  
Trajectory-based games of chance are described that may be implemented on a video gaming machine. In a trajectory-based game of chance, a trajectory of a game object may be generated in a 3-D...
8992324 Position sensing gesture hand attachment  
An attachment worn against a palm side or a back side of a metacarpus of a person's hand. The attachment includes a flexible band or strip to which a sensing electronics module is attached that...
8992326 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...
8992327 Online gaming system  
A method of controlling a game program adapted to operate a game in a device is disclosed. The method comprises accessing configuration data defining one or more states or events which can occur...
8992329 Method and apparatus for planning and customizing a gaming experience  
The invention includes a system and method for planning and customizing a gaming vacation. Initially, a central controller receives preference and configuration data from a user at a user...
8992330 System and method for facilitating data model substitutions for pre-existing data objects  
The disclosure relates to systems and methods for facilitating data model substitution related to one or more pre-existing data objects in an expression of a game environment. A system may...
8992308 Gaming system having modified player wagers  
A system apparatus and method which provides a player of a gaming system the ability to modify the wager of a future play of the gaming system. The system apparatus and method may also allow a...