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US20080045345 GAMING MACHINE CANDLE SYSTEM AND METHOD  
A gaming machine system and associated method are provided for operating a gaming machine candle. Initially, a status of a gaming machine is identified. Such status relates to an aspect of gaming...
US20100317420 SYSTEM AND METHOD  
A system and method providing for communication and reolution of utility functions between participants, wherein the utility function is evaluated based on local information at the recipient to...
US20110212765 METHOD AND APPARATUS FOR PLAYER COMMUNICATION  
Systems and methods are provided for monitoring gaming activities of a player at a gaming device. It is determined, based on the gaming activities, whether to initiate communication between the...
US20090029752 Content delivery  
A system and method for delivering advertising content to a game title gaming environment is provided where the method includes storing advertising content into a content database, integrating...
US20080070652 Reduced power consumption wager gaming machine  
Novel wager gaming machines, gaming servers, and power consumption control methods for intelligently controlling power consumed by a wager gaming machine in a manner that does not discourage or...
US20050211764 Automated transaction machine  
An automated retail terminal in which a plurality of goods and/or services are provided in an integrated system. The integrated system generally avoids duplicating hardware or functions in the...
US20050153760 Method and system for providing an environment for the delivery of interactive gaming services  
The present invention provides a method and system for repurposing a physical structure to enable the delivery of interactive services and, more specifically, to a method and system of creating a...
US20130324248 SYSTEM AND METHOD FOR EXECUTING A GAME PROCESS  
Apparatus and process for controlling a computer process with gestures and a handheld pointing device. The computer system employing the pointing device to determine what component a user wants to...
US20090054117 INDEPENDENTLY-DEFINED ALTERATION OF OUTPUT FROM SOFTWARE EXECUTABLE USING LATER-INTEGRATED CODE  
A first executable, such as a computer game, is configured with a second independently operating executable that monitors events on a client operating the first executable. The second executable...
US20070054719 Input character processing method  
Three user characters are displayed in a chat room. When a user inputs a character string, the character string is displayed on the screens of the respective users. When a character string...
US20050164756 Method and apparatus for managing data in a gaming system  
A gaming system includes a hard disk drive for storing applications and other data. The hard disk drive has multiple regions for storing different types of data. Each application executed on the...
US20050153759 Method and system for providing an environment for the delivery of interactive gaming services  
The present invention provides a method and system for repurposing a physical structure to enable the delivery of interactive services and, more specifically, to a method and system of creating a...
US20050032577 Message director service in a service-oriented gaming network environment  
A message director service for a gaming network including gaming machines provides systems and methods for processing messages between entities on the gaming network. The gaming services framework...
US20100311482 Electro-Biometric Methods and Apparatus  
A method and apparatus for tracking changes in an electro-cardiologic signal using a signal processing device having a sensor. The method comprises communicatively coupling the sensor of the...
US20090124369 Reconfigurable Gaming Machine Method  
Disclosed are reconfigurable gaming machines, networked gaming systems and methods for gaming machine reconfiguration.
US20050266906 Apparatus and method for developing a game from selectable content  
An apparatus and method are disclosed for developing a game from selectable content. In one embodiment, the apparatus includes a framework with a socket for receiving various content modules, an...
US20080004093 Methods and System for Creating In Game Objects  
The present disclosure provides various novel concepts to a video game environment. The disclosure describes video game environments that include a method and system for importing, assembling and...
US20060063575 Dynamic theming of a gaming system  
A method and system for dynamically configuring all or part of a casino floor to a theme targeted at a predetermined population of patrons. The configuration of the gaming machines may be...
US20080004094 Method and System to Provide Inventory Management in a Virtual Environment  
The present disclosure provides various novel concepts to a video game environment. The disclosure describes video game environments that include a method and system for regulating the amounts of...
US20060258419 Creating publications using gaming-based media content  
The creation of a personal publication is provided by enabling a user to capture gaming-based media content which is used to populate a page, along with other media and text to create a story or...
US20110300916 Multi-Level Competition/Game, Talent, and Award Show Productions Systems, Methods and Apparatus  
A multi-level competition includes a competition between on-stage competition content, a competition between off-stage judges, and a competition between at-home players. The competition content...
US20060063574 Sports simulation system  
A sports simulation system includes a projectile tracking apparatus having a display surface on which a visually apparent three-dimensional sports scene is presented. The projectile tracking...
US20060025208 Sports wagering method and system  
A method and system for providing sports wagers based on a team's performance throughout a season. Casinos establish a pre-season share value for each team in a particular sport (e.g., the NFL)....
US20100216548 MULTIPLY INTERCONNECTABLE ENVIRONMENTALLY INTERACTIVE CHARACTER SIMULATION MODULE METHOD AND SYSTEM  
The present invention relates to a game, including a first module having a housing, a processor, a display operably coupled to the processor and an electrical contact positioned such that access...
US20060282873 HAND-HELD CONTROLLER HAVING DETECTABLE ELEMENTS FOR TRACKING PURPOSES  
Some embodiments provide a tracking device for use in obtaining information for controlling an execution of a game program by a processor for enabling an interactive game to be played by a user....
US20110275424 PERSONAL HYGIENE SYSTEM  
A personal hygiene system is provided herein. One embodiment comprises a personal hygiene device, such as for example an electric toothbrush, having wireless communication circuitry in combination...
US20110028194 System and method for unified-context mapping of physical input device controls to application program actions  
Disclosed are single or unified execution context systems and processes for managing relationships between physical input device controls and application program actions in a manner that...
US20090029769 Controlling avatar performance and simulating metabolism using virtual metabolism parameters  
Systems and methods are described for controlling the performance of an avatar in an electronic game. The avatar is equipped with a virtual metabolism that includes one or more metabolic...
US20070178952 Game apparatus and game program  
A game apparatus includes a first LCD, a second LCD, and a microphone disposed between the first LCD and the second LCD. A computer of the game apparatus displays a game image including an object...
US20070129123 System and method for game creation  
A game system and method that involves game creation through a dynamic or other Human Computer Interface that provides one or more “tools” used to define a game structure and associated rules....
US20050192071 Method for realizing virtual commercial transaction in game  
Multiple shops exist in a virtual space of a game. Each shop belongs to any one of multiple unions. When a player character buys or sells a game item at any of the shops, a power point value of...
US20060230428 Multi-player video game system  
A video-game system includes a network, a plurality of user devices and a server each coupled to the network. The plurality of user devices are each configured to receive information corresponding...
US20120040727 TABLE GAME TRACKING  
The present invention relates to a system and method for identifying and tracking gaming objects and game states on a gaming table. Through the use of imaging devices and identity and positioning...
US20070087822 Financing Options in a Virtual Environment  
The disclosure provides novel video game methods and systems for allowing players to purchase virtual goods and services using a variety of purchasing options. Methods and systems include virtual...
US20060287022 Method and system for supporting development of a common identity game  
This invention relates to video games, their design, architecture, methodology, and more particularly to an architecture and methodology for providing interchangeable reward provision. The present...
US20060135232 Method and system for delivering advertising content to video games based on game events and gamer activity  
A method for conditional enabling of advertising spots within an advertising enabled game includes receiving data from an advertising enabled game. In particular, the data relates to each of a...
US20110070936 Branching Storyline Game  
A storytelling game is disclosed, including game components and rules for playing a game for at least one player. The goal of the storytelling game is to work through a story to a successful...
US20090017886 System and method for creating exalted video games and virtual realities wherein ideas have consequences  
A video game method and system for creating games where ideas have consequences, incorporating branching paths that correspond to a player's choices, wherein paths correspond to decisions founded...
US20070015559 Method and apparatus for use in determining lack of user activity in relation to a system  
Methods and techniques for use in the operation of a game apparatus or other system for determining a lack of user activity in relation to the game apparatus or other system. A machine-readable...
US20110137727 SYSTEMS AND METHODS FOR DETERMINING PROXIMITY OF MEDIA OBJECTS IN A 3D MEDIA ENVIRONMENT  
Systems and methods for determining proximity of objects in a three-dimensional (3D) media guidance application are provided. A first rank may be associated with a first media object. A second...
US20070244751 Using visual environment to select ads on game platform  
A method and system is provided for capturing visual related information and selecting advertising based on the information.
US20070026916 Vending machine having a game of chance  
A machine for vending snacks, product samples, customer appreciation prizes, or time-metered services which offers a patron a game of chance. A patron receives a free fractional vend with a...
US20060223600 Method of dynamically modifying a computer game  
An application is described for facilitating the modification of an underlying computer game by players and developers; the development and testing of game modifications via a publishing...
US20060064184 Method of selecting a fantasy team for a sporting event  
A method and apparatus are provided for selecting a fantasy team for a fantasy sporting event. The method includes the steps of: a) providing a fantasy team selection processor; b) providing a...
US20100062860 OPERATION OF A SET OF DEVICES  
A method of operating a set of devices comprises receiving a signal, for example at least part of a game world model from a computer program. The signal is analyzed to produce a real-world...
US20080248845 Contextual Gamer Options Menu  
A dynamically configurable contextual gamer options menu provides options to online game players. The game options are determined as a function of the game being played and relationships between...
US20060141431 Health game apparatus and method using vital signs  
A health game apparatus produces, as a numerical value, a quantized biological index associated with a biological function or state from an electrical signal measured by a sensor detecting a...
US20050240476 Online electronic game based- e-commerce and data mining system  
A discount selling platform in the form of an Internet web site is disclosed, wherein consumers play games to earn discounts on products purchased from the system, with the amount of the discount...
US20050075155 Video architecture and methodology for family of related games  
This invention relates to video games, their design, architecture, methodology, and more particularly to an architecture and methodology for providing interchangeable reward provision. The present...
US20110165923 ELECTRONIC CIRCLE GAME SYSTEM  
A scanning game input mechanism that includes a light-emitting mechanism that defines multiple input regions for a game in which there are multiple players. Each of the input regions is a portion...

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