Title:
Gaming device having an angled reel display
United States Patent D487582


Inventors:
Mcgahn, Steven P. (Reno, NV)
Webb, Bayard S. (Sparks, NV)
Application Number:
29/167559
Publication Date:
03/16/2004
Filing Date:
09/16/2002
Assignee:
Igt (Reno, NV)
Primary Class:
Other Classes:
D21/385
Field of Search:
D21/329, 463/20, D21/369-371, 273/138.1, 463/46-47, 463/16-17, D21/325, D21/385, D21/374
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US Patent References:
6334814Method of playing game and gaming games with an additional payout indicatorAdams
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6186894Reel slot machineMayeroff463/20
6168520Electronic game method and apparatus with hierarchy of simulated wheelsBaerlocher et al.
6142873Gaming deviceWeiss et al.
6105962Rotating disks slot machineMalavazos et al.
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Other References:
Double Diamond Girls Advertisement written by A.C. Coin and Slot Services Company, published prior to 2002.
Mayan Wheel of Gold Advertisement written by Anchor Games, published prior to 2002.
Mill Vest Pocket Article written by Horizontal Spinning Reels 1940.
Monster Match written Advertisement by A.C. Coin and Slot Services Company, published in Jan. 2002.
Monte Carlo Advertisement written by Bally Gaming Systems, published prior to 2000.
On the Money Advertisement written by Casino Data Systems, published Dec. 2000.
Spin a Lot Advertisement written by Acres Gaming, Inc., published in 2000.
Wheel and Deal Advertisement written by Anchor Games, published in Dec. 2001.
Wheel of Fortune Advertisement written by Barcrest Ltd., published in 1995.
Wheel of Fortune Advertisement written by International Game Technology, published in 1998.
Wheel of Fortune II Advertisement written by International Game Technology, published in 1998.
Wheel of Fortune Video Advertisement (website) written by International Game Technology, printed Mar. 21, 2001.
Progressive Wheel of Fortune Advertisement written by International Game Technology, published in 2002.
Primary Examiner:
Morris, Sandra L.
Attorney, Agent or Firm:
Bell, Boyd & Lloyd LLC
Claims:
1. The ornamental design for a gaming device having an angled reel display for a gaming device, as shown and described.

Description:
FIG. 1 is a front perspective view of the angled reel display for a gaming device of our new design, that portion of the gaming device shown in phantom is not part of the design sought to be patented and is provided for environmental purposes only;

FIG. 2 is a fragmentary left side elevation view of the angled reel display for a gaming device of our new design illustrated in FIG. 1, the right side being a mirror image thereof;

FIG. 3 is a fragmentary top plan view of the angled reel display for a gaming device of our new design illustrated in FIG. 1;

FIG. 4 is a front perspective view of an alternative embodiment of the angled reel display for a gaming device of our new design, that fragmentary portion of the gaming device shown in phantom is not part of the design sought to be patented and is provided for environmental purposes only;

FIG. 5 is a front perspective view of an alternative embodiment of the angled reel display for a gaming device of our new design, that fragmentary portion of the gaming device shown in phantom is not part of the design sought to be patented and is provided for environmental purposes only;

FIG. 6 is a left side elevation view of the alternative embodiment of the angled reel display for a gaming device of our new design illustrated in FIG. 5, the right side being a mirror image thereof;

FIG. 7 is a top plan view of the alternative embodiment of the angled reel display for a gaming device of our new design illustrated in FIG. 5;

FIG. 8 is a front perspective view of an alternative embodiment of the angled reel display for a gaming device of our new design, that fragmentary portion of the gaming device shown in phantom is not part of the design sought to be patented and is provided for environmental purposes only;

FIG. 9 is a left side elevation view of the alternative embodiment of the angled reel display for a gaming device of our new design illustrated in FIG. 8, the right side being a mirror image thereof;

FIG. 10 is a top plan view of the alternative embodiment of the angled reel display for a gaming device of our new design illustrated in FIG. 8;

FIG. 11 is a front perspective view of an alternative embodiment of the angled reel display for a gaming device of our new design, that fragmentary portion of the gaming device shown in phantom is not part of the design sought to be patented and is provided for environmental purposes only;

FIG. 12 is a left side elevation view of the alternative embodiment of the angled reel display for a gaming device of our new design illustrated in FIG. 11, the right side being a mirror image thereof;

FIG. 13 is a top plan view of the alternative embodiment of the angled reel display for a gaming device of our new design illustrated in FIG. 11;

FIG. 14 is a front perspective view of an alternative embodiment of the angled reel display for a gaming device of our new design, that fragmentary portion of the gaming device shown in phantom is not part of the design sought to be patented and is provided for environmental purposes only;

FIG. 15 is a left side elevation view of the alternative embodiment of the angled reel display for a gaming device of our new design illustrated in FIG. 14, the right side being a mirror image thereof;

FIG. 16 is a top plan view of the alternative embodiment of the angled reel display for a gaming device of our new design illustrated in FIG. 14;

FIG. 17 is a front perspective view of an alternative embodiment of the angled reel display for a gaming device of our new design, that fragmentary portion of the gaming device shown in phantom is not part of the design sought to be patented and is provided for environmental purposes only;

FIG. 18 is a left side elevation view of the alternative embodiment of the angled reel display for a gaming device of our new design illustrated in FIG. 17, the right side being a mirror image thereof;

FIG. 19 is a top plan view of the alternative embodiment of the angled reel display for a gaming device of our new design illustrated in FIG. 17;

FIG. 20 is a front perspective view of an alternative embodiment of the angled reel display for a gaming device of our new design, that fragmentary portion of the gaming device shown in phantom is not part of the design sought to be patented and is provided for environmental purposes only;

FIG. 21 is a left side elevation view of the alternative embodiment of the angled reel display for a gaming device of our new design illustrated in FIG. 20, the right side being a mirror image thereof;

FIG. 22 is a top plan view of the alternative embodiment of the angled reel display for a gaming device of our new design illustrated in FIG. 20;

FIG. 23 is a front perspective view of an alternative embodiment of the angled reel display for a gaming device of our new design, that fragmentary portion of the gaming device shown in phantom is not part of the design sought to be patented and is provided for environmental purposes only;

FIG. 24 is a left side elevation view of the alternative embodiment of the angled reel display for a gaming device of our new design illustrated in FIG. 23, the right side being a mirror image thereof;

FIG. 25 is a top plan view of the alternative embodiment of the angled reel display for a gaming device of our new design illustrated in FIG. 23;

FIG. 26 is a front perspective view of an alternative embodiment of the angled reel display for a gaming device of our new design, that fragmentary portion of the gaming device shown in phantom is not part of the design sought to be patented and is provided for environmental purposes only;

FIG. 27 is a left side elevation view of the alternative embodiment of the angled reel display for a gaming device of our new design illustrated in FIG. 26, the right side being a mirror image thereof;

FIG. 28 is a top plan view of the alternative embodiment of the angled reel display for a gaming device of our new design illustrated in FIG. 26;

FIG. 29 is a front perspective view of an alternative embodiment of the angled reel display for a gaming device of our new design, that fragmentary portion of the gaming device shown in phantom is not part of the design sought to be patented and is provided for environmental purposes only;

FIG. 30 is a left side elevation view of the alternative embodiment of the angled reel display for a gaming device of our new design illustrated in FIG. 29, the right side being a mirror image thereof;

FIG. 31 is a top plan view of the alternative embodiment of the angled reel display for a gaming device of our new design illustrated in FIG. 29;

FIG. 32 is a front perspective view of an alternative embodiment of the angled reel display for a gaming device of our new design, that portion of the gaming device shown in phantom is not part of the design sought to be patented and is provided for environmental purposes only; and,

FIG. 33 is a left side elevation view of the alternative embodiment of the angled reel display for a gaming device of our new design illustrated in FIG. 32, the right side being a mirror image thereof.