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 Intelligent motion capture element patent thumbnailIntelligent motion capture element
Intelligent motion capture element that includes sensor personalities that optimize the sensor for specific movements and/or pieces of equipment and/or clothing and may be retrofitted onto existing equipment or interchanged therebetween and automatically detected for example to switch personalities. May be used for low power applications and accurate data capture for use in healthcare compliance, sporting, gaming, military, virtual reality, industrial, retail loss tracking, security, baby and elderly monitoring and other applications for example obtained from a motion capture element and relayed to a database via a mobile phone.
Blast Motion Inc.


 Network and video/audio  gaming and virtual reality patent thumbnailNetwork and video/audio gaming and virtual reality
A wireless network and video/audio system and method for gaming and virtual reality are provided. The system and method intelligently harnesses the computing power of network of local-devices and the cloud to make powerful computing possible, anywhere..
Gridraster, Inc.


 Systems, apparatuses and methods enhancing gaming outcome opportunities patent thumbnailSystems, apparatuses and methods enhancing gaming outcome opportunities
Embodiments of the present invention set forth systems, apparatuses and methods for providing game features. In a game of chance involving at least one outcome, a plurality of alternative outcomes can be derived for a gaming event, such as when one of the outcomes will provide a payout at or above a certain level.
King Show Games, Inc.


 Gaming device having card game patent thumbnailGaming device having card game
Embodiments of the present invention are directed to an apparatus, system, computer readable storage media, and/or method that involve or otherwise facilitate a card game or secondary card game played on a gaming device. The card game may be structured to use similar rules to a blackjack-styled card game.
King Show Games, Inc.


 Allocation of variable award in gaming devices patent thumbnailAllocation of variable award in gaming devices
Embodiments of the present invention set forth systems, apparatuses and methods for allocating variable awards in gaming devices. Accordingly, a gaming device can be configured to provide a variable award that is allocated over a variety of selectable play options.
King Show Games, Inc.


 Gaming  providing a game which populates symbols along a path patent thumbnailGaming providing a game which populates symbols along a path
In various embodiments, the present disclosure relates generally to a game including a path of different symbol display positions. The gaming system generates one or more symbols (and/or one or more awards) at one or more of the symbol display positions of a matrix or grid.
Igt


 Table game patent thumbnailTable game
The present invention involves live gaming tables where players make one or more wagers on the outcome of a game played according to a predetermined set of rules. The table game is characterized by having a progressive prize that may be won through the play of a plurality of different bonus games.
Rolled Up Gaming Partners


 Method and system for gaming revenue patent thumbnailMethod and system for gaming revenue
A method and system comprises integrating a contest framework into a game. The contest framework at least comprises means for communicating with a transactional server, a plurality of listeners being configured to monitor interactions during a play of the game for communication to the transactional server, and means for displaying notifications from the transactional server.
Jackpot Rising Inc.


 Electronic fund transfer for mobile gaming patent thumbnailElectronic fund transfer for mobile gaming
In one embodiment, a system and method to transfer money may include a mobile device associated with a player, a location server designed to: track a device position of the mobile device and track a vessel position, and a mobile gaming management server designed to: receive a fund transfer request from a gaming server for the mobile device, the fund transfer request including a fund amount; determine if the fund amount can be transferred to the mobile device based on the device position and the vessel position; and transfer the fund amount to the mobile device if it is determined that the fund amount can be transferred to the mobile device.. .
Nguyen Gaming Llc


 System and  measuring gaming player behavior patent thumbnailSystem and measuring gaming player behavior
Embodiments of the present invention are directed to analyzing recorded game information to determine information about a player's behavior. This is accomplished by analyzing the player's actions following a positive increase in credits within credit meter data.
Patent Investment & Licensing Company


Configuring gaming system options based on player skill

A regulated gaming system includes game-logic circuitry, an electronic display device, and an electronic input device detecting a physical item associated with a monetary value to establish a credit balance. The gaming system performs a casino wagering game initiated by an input indicative of a wager covered by the credit balance.
Bally Gaming, Inc.

Gaming system and a gaming

A gaming system includes a player interface and a game controller. The player interface includes a display for displaying a display matrix and a game play mechanism.
Aristocrat Technologies Australia Pty Limited

Gaming machine, gaming machine display and method

A device and method are set forth which includes an electronic, video display including l-shaped sub-displays mated to define a frame surrounding an opening which accommodates a physical object such as the view of a second display. The second display may be a mechanical component extending through the opening to operate for example a pointer operating with the video display to provide a function for a game.
Bally Gaming, Inc.

Bingo-type wagering game during play of keno or as a distinct game

A method and system for operating a wagering event includes one to four outcomes on random number correspondence to numbers in a four by four array of predefined numbers. To win any wager, an active random number must appear in a preselected corner frame.

Gaming system, a sound controller, and a gaming

A method of gaming comprising: outputting a plurality of different game accompanying sounds individually during at least part of play of one or more games; and outputting two or more sounds together in response to at least one game event occurring.. .
Aristocrat Technologies Australia Pty Limited

Generating a score related to play on gaming devices

Embodiments of the present invention are directed to generating and displaying a score related to the results of wagering by a player on an electronic gaming machine. In one embodiment, a method for generating a score related to play on at least one electronic gaming device includes tracking the amount wagered on the gaming device, tracking the amount awarded by the gaming device, and generating a score related to the tracked amounts..
Patent Investment & Licensing Company

Gaming device having advance game information analyzer

This concept is directed to methods of operating a gaming device to analyze game information that is part of a gaming event having a player interaction in advance of the player interaction to make a determination about the game play. These methods may be used for a variety of gaming devices such as slot machines, video keno devices, video poker machines, electronic table games, internet gaming terminals, etc.
Patent Investment & Licensing Company

Gaming system including a gaming table and a plurality of user input devices

Intelligent gaming tables and methods of providing game play through the gaming tables are described herein. The gaming table includes a table having a table surface, a plurality of player stations, and a common display configured to display gaming content to a plurality of players.
Igt

Overlapping antenna arrays for gaming

A system and method of locating gaming tokens on a gaming table. Two sets of overlapping antennas are arranged in intersecting directions.
Magnet Consulting, Inc.

Apparatus for loading rounds from magazines bundled on a multi-magazine manifold

An apparatus that facilitates repeatedly aligning and loading a magazine into a magazine-well of a firearm, where the firearm is a barreled weapon, including replicas, novelty firearms, mock firearms, gaming firearms such as paint ball guns, computerized guns, toys guns, pressurized gas propelled guns, and virtual guns that are digital representation. The apparatus includes multi-magazine manifold which can hold a plurality of magazines (clips), where the multi-magazine manifold is mounted to one or more vertical slides that automatically align a magazine with the magazine well.

Games played with robots

A robotic gaming system is provided that includes a plurality of modular wall sections placed on playing surface. At least one robot is controlled by a player to navigate on the playing surface and interact with a plurality of scoring elements on the walls.

Gaming providing a game including roaming wild symbols

In various embodiments, the present disclosure relates generally to gaming systems and methods for providing one or more games employing roaming wild symbols.. .
Igt

Gaming system and method enabling a player to earn a play of a bonus game using one device and to redeem the earned play for an enhanced play of the bonus game on another device

Various embodiments of the present disclosure provide a gaming system and method enabling a player to earn a play of a bonus game using one device and to redeem the earned play for an enhanced play of the bonus game on another device. Generally, various embodiments of the gaming system of the present disclosure enable a player to earn one or more plays of a bonus game through game play on a first device, and to either: (a) redeem an earned play on the first device for a play of a first version of the bonus game, or (b) redeem an earned play on a second different device for a play of a second different version of the bonus game.
Igt

Gaming device with a secure interface

A system for an electronic gambling device output has been developed. The system includes, a first computing device with slot machine game logic circuitry that generates an output signal that is content tested and approved by a gaming regulatory authority for output by the slot machine.

Gaming providing a group event eligibility sequence and a group event

A gaming system including one or more group event eligibility sequences. Each group event eligibility sequence is associated with a set duration.
Igt

Gaming providing randomly determined progressive award reset values

A gaming system including one or more progressive awards. Each progressive award is associated with a plurality of different progressive award reset values.
Igt

Virtualized magnetic player card

A method of implementing a player tracking system in a gaming network includes receiving a virtual player tracking card identifier and a virtual player tracking card password, authenticating the identifier and the password; receiving a virtual player tracking card pin, identifying a gaming machine that transmitted the virtual player tracking card pin, and crediting an account associated with the virtual player tracking card pin based on game play on the gaming machine.. .
Igt

System for tracking a player of gaming devices

A system for tracking a player of gambling game devices has been developed. The system includes a gambling game that accepts a wager from a player and generates an outcome and a player tracking system.

Multisession hybrid games

An electromechanical gaming machine for providing a multisession hybrid game containing a gambling game providing a game of chance and an entertainment game providing a game of skill, where the entertainment game utilizes a multisession module constructed to: load game state data from a database accessible to the multisession module, where game state data is information from a prior entertainment game gameplay session associated with a player and capable of being utilized to configure an entertainment game gameplay session; initiate a current entertainment game gameplay session for the player using the game state data retrieved by the multisession module, where the current entertainment game gameplay session builds upon the player's interactions with the multisession hybrid game in the prior entertainment game gameplay session; and store game state data in the database based upon information concerning the current entertainment game gameplay session associated with the player.. .
Gamblit Gaming, Llc

Gaming machine having a dual chute

The present invention provides a gaming machine including a cabinet housing which houses a receiver and a dispenser. An opening extends through the housing.
Bally Gaming, Inc.

Gate control method, authentication device, and gate control system

A gate control system includes an authentication device and a gate control device. The authentication device specifies a card number of a credit card of a user of a gaming facility, performs a credit inquiry of the credit card using the card number, and transmits permission information indicating that the gate should be opened to the gate control device when a result of the credit inquiry indicates that using the credit card is approved.
Techfirm Inc.

Die rolling and identification apparatus and gaming machine

A die rolling and identification apparatus having a die container with a die shaker, an opening connector and a die slide and containing a least one die, the opening connector is between the die shaker and the die slide to enable the die to move between the die shaker and the die slide through the opening connector; a motor and a plurality of gears connected to the motor. The plurality of gears turn the die container, the die slide has a slide lower surface and slide upper surface, the slide lower surface and the slide upper surface are substantially parallel such that the die slides in the die slide without rolling, the die shaken in the die shaker are stopped in a prescribed position in the die slide and the die are read by light sensors disposed on a surface of the die slide..
Sinofame Global Limited

Apparatus and playing a hybrid card game

A gaming apparatus and method are disclosed wherein a gaming surface having distinct betting locations is provided in order to assist in the play of a hybrid version of blackjack and poker games having a side bet. The gaming surface includes a main betting spot for the blackjack game and a separate raised betting platform for the side bet to keep the bets from being comingled.

Fitness-based game mechanics

Embodiments provide techniques for rewarding users within a computer game for performing fitness activity. One embodiment determines a physical world fitness gaming objectives for a first user.
Disney Enterprises, Inc.

Video transmission device, terminal, video transmission system, control method, program, and information storage medium

Provided are a video transmission device, a terminal, a video transmission system, a control method, a program, and an information storage medium that contribute to reduced time and effort for a user during communication of information on a video managed by a video delivery system that delivers the video using a terminal different from the video transmission device that sends the video to be delivered by live streaming. A video transmission section sends, to a video delivery system that delivers videos by live streaming, a video to be delivered by the video delivery system.
Sony Interactive Entertainment Inc.

Skill-based progressive pool combined proposition wagering system

An electronic gaming machine constructed to receive credits from a user is disclosed: the gaming machine comprises of an interactive controller allowing user interactivity through a displayed user interface and a process controller that creates a skill-based progressive pool and generates a skill threshold for the skill-based progressive pool and awards skill-based prizes using a chance-based controller when the threshold has been reached, and communicates the prize parameter to the interactive controller for display on the user interface.. .
Gamblit Gaming, Llc

Hockey themed hybrid game

An electromechanical gaming machine in a distributed system constructed to receive real credits from a player to execute a wager and provide a hockey-themed d entertainment game in which a user controls a controllable element using a game world clock. Events within the entertainment portion of the hockey themed entertainment game can trigger wagers in a real world game of chance.
Gamblit Gaming, Llc

System for promoting play on electric gaming devices and engagement with casino personnel

A method for promoting play on electronic gaming devices and for promoting engagement with casino personnel comprising in which a code is displayed on a sign. When the code is received in a text from an identified player, drawing entries are associated with the player as a function of play on the gaming devices.
Patent Investment & Licensing Company

Gaming machine with symbol replacement

A first set of symbols associated with respective positions of reels may be selected as an outcome event of a reel-based game. The first set of symbols may include one or more trigger symbols.
Pridefield Limited

Gaming machine, control machine, and program for gaming machine

A gaming machine that provides an operation unit, a display unit, and a control unit. The operation unit is configured to receive an operation of the player.
Konami Gaming, Inc.

Networked bingo with supplementary win features

A gaming server device may conduct a networked bingo game with client devices, each client device associated with a respective bingo ticket. Conducting the game may involve: (i) randomly selecting symbols from the symbol set, (ii) marking the selected symbols on any bingo tickets that contain the selected symbols, and (iii) repeating the random selecting and marking until one or more of the bingo tickets are marked with a winning pattern.
Pridefield Limited

Cassette verification for cash-dispensing machines

In one embodiment, a cash-dispensing machine, having one or more, single-denomination cash cassettes, such as a kiosk for a casino or other gaming enterprise or a bill-breaking machine, performs a cassette-verification operation in which the machine dispenses bills to a user, and the user inserts those bills back into the machine. The machine verifies that the total number and total monetary value of the inserted bills match the total number and expected total monetary value of the dispensed bills.
Global Payments Gaming Services Inc.

Distribution and custom display of graphical components

A gui component can be automatically displayed or customized, such as through location redeployment; color changes, shape changes, transcoding, or other modifications. In some implementations, gui component customization can include cross-platform gui component distribution.
Evasyst, Inc.

Apparatus and measuring, ranking, and increasing knowledge

The invention includes an apparatus and method for providing an entertaining environment that balances the “work” and “fun” attributes of an activity so as to promote knowledge accumulation and learning in anyone of a plurality of fields of interest while providing a method of centralized knowledge measurement and sharing of generic game configurations as well as custom player designed gaming configurations that can be age, gender, and skill level specific. Such apparatus and method includes game boards, handheld electronic devices, computer software and wide-area-network centralized access for information exchange between players.

Device for playing poker type game

A method of playing a poker type and a gaming machine. In the game after a base wager is made, four cards are dealt to a player and a dealer.
Ags Llc

Card game

An apparatus for playing a card game, the apparatus including a plurality of playing cards and a gaming table 2, the gaming table 2 including a community area 12, a dealer area 10 and a player area 14.. .

Ball and paddle skill competition wagering system

An electronic gaming machine constructed to receive credits from a plurality of users uses an interactive controller to generate an interactive application of an entertainment game using a ball and a paddle on a fixed arc, detect a user interaction with the user interface and communicate a user interaction data to a process controller, receive from the process controller a random outcome, display the random outcome; and a process controller operatively connecting the interactive controller to a chance-based controller, wherein the process controller is constructed to receive a plurality of random outcomes, create a distribution of the plurality of random outcomes, associate each of the plurality of random outcomes with a user interaction, determine if the random outcome should be revealed using the user interaction data, communicate to the interactive controller, the random outcome, and update the distribution of the plurality of random outcomes.. .
Gamblit Gaming, Llc

Method of gaming, a game controller and a gaming system

A method of gaming comprising: conducting a game requiring a player to make a choice between at least one optimal action and at least one sub-optimal action having a lower return to player than the optimal action such that the difference between the sub-optimal action and the optimal action represents a lost return to player; receiving a player choice of an action; and conducting a trial for an award in which the probability of success is controlled to provide an expected return to player from the trial that compensates the player for the lost return to player in response to determining that the choice is a sub-optimal action.. .
Aristocrat Technologies Australia Pty Limited

Video gaming device having a completing wagers

The present invention is a method for completing wagers and purchases from a gaming device when a player presses or selects the cash out feature on the device. The present invention provides for a more convenient method for players to make additional gaming wagers and purchases directly from a gaming device.
Igt

Methods of operating a wager recognition system

A gaming table apparatus has a gaming table with a gaming table support surface. At least two token sensors are provided, which are electrically connected in series to a token sensor controller.
Bally Gaming, Inc.

Casino game download system and use

Certain embodiments provide systems and methods for multi-tiered gaming data download. The system includes a gaming device for local play of a game.
Aristocrat Technologies Australia Pty Limited

System and providing off-site online based gaming

A system and method for allowing wagers to be made on a game and awarding a payout as a function of an outcome of the game is provided. The game may played by a game server, located at a gaming facility, which is located at a predefined geographic location.

Method of gaming, a game controller and a gaming system

A method of gaming in a gaming system comprise selecting a plurality of symbols for display on a display of the gaming system at a plurality of display positions, each display position comprising a plurality of borders, each display position having a least one common border with at least two other display positions. The method involves determining with the gaming system, whether there are one or more groups of at least three symbols corresponding to a designated winning symbol combination displayed at respective ones of a plurality of display positions linked in a contiguous group, the determination being based on the display positions sharing a common border.
Aristocrat Technologies Australia Pty Limited

Gaming peripheral with built-in audio support

Various embodiments described herein are directed toward gaming peripherals with built-in audio support. The gaming peripheral may include a plurality of input mechanisms configured to control a video game.
Performance Designed Products Llc

Baccarat progressive system

A system enables a method of executing a game of baccarat with a side bet event. The system includes a gaming table with at least two distinct player positions.

Baccarat progressive system

A system enables a method of executing a game of baccarat with a side bet event. The system includes a gaming table with at least two distinct player positions.

Color side bets in baccarat

A method, gaming machine, and online gaming system for playing a game of baccarat with a color side bet that the number of cards of a selected suit color in either the player hand or the banker hand will exceed the number of similarly colored cards in the other hand. After the regular baccarat hand is played, the banker hand and the player hand are compared with respect to the number of cards of the selected color and the outcome of the color side bet is determined based on which hand contains more cards of the selected color.
Caesars Enterprise Services, Llc

Gaming system having system wide tournament features

A multi-mode gaming terminal comprising, a wager input device, a primary display for displaying a primary wagering game. And at least one controller operative to: (i) detect a selection between a cash mode of operation and a tournament mode of operation; (ii) if the cash mode is selected, execute the primary wagering game configured with a first payback return; (iii) if the tournament mode is selected, execute the primary wagering game in a tournament mode configured with a second payback return and a tournament return, wherein on each tournament eligible play of the primary wagering game resulting in a winning outcome, a predetermined number of tournament points are awarded and added to a tournament entry; and (iv) upon the occurrence of a triggering event, entering the tournament entry into at least one tournament..
Bally Gaming, Inc.

Method and triggering a bonus

Embodiments of the present invention are directed to a bonus game that is common to a bank of electronic gaming devices. One or more pools accrue with each wager placed.
Patent Investment & Licensing Company

Method for displaying gaming result

Embodiments of the invention include a gaming device that has a video display. When the player initiates the game, an animation is shown.
Patent Investment & Licensing Company

Gaming machine

A gaming machine which relieves the monotony of the game is provided. The game machine executes the processes of: (1a) randomly determining symbols for a normal mode, which will be rearranged on the display device based on a predetermined symbol random determination table; (1b) rearranging and displaying the symbols determined in the process (1a) on the display device; (1c) in cases where the symbols rearranged on the display device form a specific symbol combination, randomly determining symbols for a high-probability mode, which will be rearranged on the display device based on a symbol random determination table which specifies a higher probability of rearrangement for a predetermined symbol than that specified in the symbol random determination table used in a previous game; (1d) rearranging and displaying the symbols determined in the process (1c) on the display device; (1e) repeating the processes of (1c) and (1d)..
Aruze Gaming (hong Kong) Limited

Gaming machine

A gaming machine which makes it possible to avoid monotonous game play is provided. A gaming machine executes: (1a) a symbol random determination process of randomly selecting a symbol to be rearranged from symbols on a predetermined reel, based on a predetermined symbol random determination table; (1b) a process of selecting one of the symbol random determination tables, with reference to the symbol selected in the symbol random determination process and the symbol random determination table selection table; and (1c) a symbol random determination process of randomly selecting a symbol to be rearranged from symbols on a reel which is to be rearranged after the predetermined reel, based on the symbol random determination table selected in the process (1b)..
Aruze Gaming (hong Kong) Limited

Automatic volume adjusting interleaved wagering system

An electronic gaming machine using an automatic volume adjustment module, an interactive controller, a process controller, and a chance-based controller to provide an interactive application that triggers wagers on a chance-based controller based on user interactions within the interactive application and allows the electronic gaming machine to make adjustments to the interactive application sound level to achieve a desired sound level based on ambient sound and the settings of the electronic gaming machine.. .
Gamblit Gaming, Llc

Method and communicating information about networked gaming machines to prospective players

On a network of electronic gaming machines, data regarding the performance of the machines or the players of the machines is collected and processed to make predictions of future jackpots and recommendations of games to play. The predictions and recommendations are delivered via at least one virtual persona that communicates with players or potential players via displays in a casino or on a web browser, via smartphone.
Patent Investment & Licensing Company

Multi-platform electronic payment transaction risk profiling

Technologies for enhancing payment transactions include a payment gateway computing system. The payment gateway computing system receives authorization request messages from point of sale systems of one or more betting-related merchants.
Vantiv, Llc

Method and providing secure and anonymous cash-out and cash-in values in a gaming system

A method, apparatus, article of manufacture, and a memory structure for transferring a monetary value from a first gaming station to a second gaming station by use of biometric data are disclosed. Each station includes a biometric sensor that provides biometric data that is used in the transfer of the payout..
Gaming Technology Group, Inc.

Dead reckoning in a gaming environment

Client position in a multi-client game is determined using dead reckoning. Clients send information to a server over a network.
Sony Interactive Entertainment America Llc

Game program

A gaming system includes a non-transitory computer readable medium for storing a game program; and a computer connected to the non-transitory computer readable medium. The computer is configured to execute the game program for building a competition game space to be shared by a plurality of users including a first user and a second user through a network.
Colopl, Inc.

Gaming device with rotatably placed cameras

A method to identify positions of fingers of a hand is described. The method includes capturing images of a first hand using a plurality of cameras that are part of a wearable device.
Sony Interactive Entertainment Inc.

Resource allocation to game titles in a remote gaming environment

Embodiments of the present invention monitor and dynamically allocate computing resources to a game service. A game service provides a remote gaming environments to which users connect over a wide area network, such as the internet.
Microsoft Technology Licensing, Llc

Apparatus and a game with expanding symbol matrix

The present invention relates to an electronic gaming machine and method for a game of play for use in a gaming establishment, or on a general purpose computing device for offering games with multiple outcomes. The outcome of game play is displayed as a symbol matrix on a display device.
Novomatic Ag

Electronic gaming devices for playing a card game having multiple wagering opportunities

A method of playing and presenting a game, such as at an electronic gaming device, offers players the opportunity for multi-tier wagering and side or proposition bets. In one embodiment a card game offers an ante, secondary, tertiary and quaternary wagering options on a player hand against a dealer hand and proposition bets on the player and/or dealer hands.
Ags Llc

Gaming device having a second separate bonusing event

A gaming system wherein a second game is triggered once a specific event occurs in a first game.. .
Mgt Gaming, Inc.

System and advertising distribution through mobile social gaming

A system and method is disclosed for advertising through a social network by immersion of participants in a sponsored mobile game. A game application for the sponsored game is developed on a server and deployed on consumer devices connected to the server.
Blue Calypso, Llc

Reserve credits for use on gaming device

Embodiments of the present invention are directed to methods and apparatus in which a player plays one of a plurality of networked gaming devices. Game awards below a predefined level are tracked and stored on the network.
Patent Investment & Licensing Company

Game world exchange for hybrid gaming

A distributed gaming system for providing a game world exchange for a hybrid game. The system includes collecting game play metrics about amounts of real world credits paid out, and amounts of entertainment game world elements accrued, while players play a plurality of a first type and a plurality of a second type of entertainment game and using the game play metrics to determine game world exchange rates for entertainment game world elements between the first type and second type of entertainment game..
Gamblit Gaming, Llc

Products and processes for gaming with points

Methods of tracking points among participants in various wagers. An indication of a wager may be received, including point distributions, participants, an event, etc.
Cfph, Llc

Gaming device and providing wagering for additional symbol functionality and package betting

A gaming device which includes a plurality of different predefined wager packages. Each predefined wager package is associated with a wager amount or value and includes one or more of a plurality of different game play features.
Igt

Gaming machine

In a gaming machine including a symbol region where reels having symbols are arranged in predetermined arrangement. The symbols are displayed in an arranged manner in longitudinal and transverse directions.
Konami Gaming, Inc.

An electronic gaming machine and gaming method

An electronic gaming machine comprises a display for displaying game symbols for playing a first game of chance, and an electronic game controller for controlling the display of the game symbols on the display. In response to a trigger event in the first game, a second game of chance is displayed, where the appearance of one or more special symbols causes the award of one or more tokens associated with one or more token values.
Ainsworth Game Technology Limited

Electronic gaming machine and gaming method

An electronic gaming machine includes a display for displaying a game including game symbols arranged into an array of predetermined game positions. An electronic game controller designates at least one of the predetermined game positions as a special game position in the array such that a special symbol appearing in the special game position in a play of the game causes the electronic game controller to award a game enhancing element to the player.
Ainsworth Game Technology Limited

Bet sensing apparatuses and methods

A bet sensor for sensing values of gaming tokens may include a bet placement surface configured and oriented to support a stack of gaming tokens thereon and an image sensor located and oriented to capture an image of a lateral side surface of at least one gaming token located on the bet placement surface. The image may depict the lateral side surface in a radial format.
Bally Gaming, Inc.

Wearable interactive gaming device

The present invention relates to wearable interactive gaming device and a method for enabling interactive gaming. The wearable interactive gaming device includes at least one wearable unit wearable on a player.

Portable computer gaming control station

A portable gaming control station for holding a keyboard and mouse is disclosed, according to certain embodiments. The portable gaming control station comprises a rectangular tub with a mouse mat area, a keyboard compartment, a cable management compartment, and a built-in powered usb hub, according to certain embodiments..
Corsair Memory, Inc.

Infrared gaming system and use

An infrared gaming system and method of use are disclosed. The gaming device comprises a body having an aperture for mounting on a human body, three or more infrared emitters disposed on an outward facing side of the body, and one or more omnidirectional infrared receivers.
Laser Tag Pro, Inc.

Interactive gaming systems and methods

Provided is an interactive gaming system and method the system includes a mobile computing device operating a gaming application and an achievement engine communicatively coupled to the mobile computing device, wherein the achievement engine receives and stores data related to use of the gaming application. An electronic offer redeemable in a physical store is generated by the achievement engine and sent to the mobile computing device in response to a user completing a predetermined event in the gaming application operating.
Wal-mart Stores, Inc.

Web explorer for gaming platform interface

A method is provided, including the following method operations: rendering, by a client device, game title icons in a gaming platform interface to a display device, the game title icons identifying video games that are accessible through the gaming platform interface using the client device; receiving, by the client device, user selection data indicating selection of a game title icon and identifying a corresponding video game for exploration of related internet content; generating a search query based on the identified video game, transmitting the search query over the network to a search engine, and receiving results of the search query over the network from the search engine, the results identifying internet content items related to the video game; generating preview images of at least some of the internet content items; rendering the preview images in association with the identified video game via the gaming platform interface.. .
Sony Interactive Entertainment America Llc

Portable gaming and entertainment system

A portable gaming and entertainment system (or “environment”) for use with a game console and related components that allows the user thereof to easily, safely and conveniently transport the system. The system comprises a case having a lid pivotally attached to a base.
G.a.e.m.s., Inc.

Lottery tool

A lottery tool that is a rectangular chip with a plurality of holes which may overlay a grid of numbers on a lottery gaming slip, allowing a user to select numbers for the lottery game. The lottery tool has a randomly generated pattern of 5-10 holes and is used by randomly placing the tool over the gaming slip, by direct placement, by dropping the tool onto the betting slip, or by spinning the tool on a hub.

Methods and devices for playing a card game having multiple wagering opportunities

A method of playing and presenting a game offers players the opportunity for multi-tier wagering and side or proposition bets. In one embodiment a card game offers an ante, secondary, tertiary and quaternary wagering options on a player hand against a dealer hand and proposition bets on the player and/or dealer hands.
Ags, Llc

Shoe insert for monitoring of biomechanics and motion

Systems and methods for a self-contained shoe insole device to monitor biomechanics and motion are disclosed. The systems and methods allow monitoring for orthopedic diagnostics, fitness tracking, and social/gaming activities using a shoe insole device with multiple sensor locations for pressure, acceleration, rotation rate, all forms of inertial data in three axes, position/location, heart rate, and other physical attributes.
Motion Metrix Corporation

Latency enhanced note recognition method in gaming

The present invention relates to the field of audio recognition, in particular to computer implemented note recognition methods in a gaming application. Furthermore, the present invention relates to improving latency of such audio recognition methods.
Berggram Development Oy

Second player electronic wagering system

F) the processor configured to accept wagers from both the first player input controls and the second player input controls and to resolve wagers from the first player input controls and the second player input controls based upon game outcomes on the gaming apparatus.. .

Gaming system, gaming device and displaying multiple concurrent games using dynamic focal points

The gaming system disclosed herein changes the focal point of a display device at different points in time to assist the player in focusing on different simultaneously or concurrently played games at different points in time. Specifically, the gaming system displays a plurality of simultaneously or concurrently played games on a display device.
Igt

Method of gaming, a gaming system and a game controller

A method of gaming comprising conducting one or more paid game rounds initiated in response to the payment of a wager by a player and a series of one or more free game rounds initiated in response to a free game series trigger event, the method comprising: in each paid game round, selecting a set of paid game round symbols for display to the player, determining a paid game round outcome based on the selected symbols, and incrementing a jackpot by a paid game jackpot increment; in each free game round, selecting a set of free game round symbols for display to the player, determining a free game round outcome based on the selected symbols, and incrementing the jackpot by a free game jackpot increment; and awarding the jackpot on the occurrence of a jackpot award event.. .
Aristocrat Technologies Australia Pty Limited

Managing cashless wagering game systems

A gaming system is configured to transfer wagering credits usable for wagering from a first cashless wagering system to a second cashless wagering system, the gaming system including a first and a second gaming machine and controller(s) configured to perform acts including depositing wagering credits associated with the first gaming machine into the first cashless wagering system, accessing, via a first system access technique, the first cashless wagering system and debiting, in a first transaction, the wagering credits from the first cashless wagering system. The controller(s) being further configured to credit, in the first transaction, the wagering credits from the first cashless wagering system to a second, different cashless wagering system, the second cashless wagering system being accessed via a second, different system access technique, wherein the first and second cashless wagering systems are communicably coupled over a network and disburse the wagering credits from the second cashless wagering system for game play on the second gaming machine associated with the second cashless wagering system..
Bally Gaming, Inc.

Online gaming using microdenominations

Disclosed herein are representative embodiments of methods, apparatus, and systems for facilitating online gaming (e.g., internet gaming) for games of chance involving real-money wagers. Particular embodiments concern low-stakes, microstake gaming and gaming platforms and/or game servers for supporting such games.
Rush Street Interactive, Llc

Method and system for dispatching casino personnel and tracking interactions with players

The present embodiment includes a dispatch system and method in which a casino agent is equipped with mobile computing devices that receive a dispatch notification. The notification includes the identity of an electronic gaming device at which an identified player has started a gaming session and the identity of the player.
Patent Investment & Licensing Company

Electronic gaming machine and gaming method

The present invention provides an electronic gaming machine comprising a display for displaying a game. The game comprises game symbols and an array of first symbol positions in which the game symbols are able to be displayed and predetermined winning combinations of randomly selected game symbols award prizes to a player.
Ainsworth Game Technology Limited

Mechanical activity detecting skill competition wagering system

An electronic gaming machine constructed to receive credits from a plurality of users, that includes, a pressure-sensitive physical circuit connected to an indicator light; an interactive controller that generates a user interface of an interactive application; detects a user interaction using the pressure-sensitive physical circuit; communicates a first user interaction data to a process controller; receives an order of user interactions; displays, to the plurality of users using the user interface, the order of user interactions; and a process controller that receives, user interaction data; receives, from a second interactive controller, a second user interaction data; creates the order of user interactions based on the comparison of the first user interaction data and the second user interaction data; and communicates to the interactive controller, the order of user interactions.. .
Gamblit Gaming, Llc

Portable gaming system

A portable gaming system includes an electronic device. The electronic device may store data pertaining to a game.

Gaming system and related method

An exemplary gaming system, in one implementation, provides active interaction between one or more players and the gaming system. Such an exemplary gaming system includes a receptacle with one or more holes to receive first gaming objects thrown at it.

Methods and systems for a dual function gaming device

In an aspect, provided are systems, methods and electronic vapor devices. In an aspect, a first device can receive a second device.
Lunatech, Llc

Systems and methods for touch screens associated with a display

Systems and methods for using a touch screen are provided herein. In some exemplary embodiments, the touch screen is used as a backup remote to a display and can be used as a 3d pointing device.
Hillcrest Laboratories, Inc.

Method and electronic gaming

A system and method for providing a card game is provided. Players are provided an option to enter one or more tournaments (for real monies or play monies).
Jack Ten Suited

Systems, apparatuses and methods for enhancing gaming experiences

Systems, apparatuses and methods for enhancing winning result opportunities in poker gaming activities. Embodiments involve identifying award-enhancing opportunities using dice to determine award-enhancing opportunities based on the dice results for a poker game played on a gaming device.
King Show Games, Inc.

Method and providing advice regarding gaming strategies

Methods for providing gaming advice are provided. For example, regarding a blackjack game, one or more first player cards are identified for a first player and one or more second player cards are identified for a second player.
Cantor Index, Llc

Multi-player gaming machine

The present invention relates to a multiplayer gaming machine, that is made up of the conventional structure of a type “b” machine, the invention wherein the machine incorporates a server connected to wireless communication means, such that the machine itself is capable of offering users to download an application into their mobile telephones or the like, in which, once users are registered in the system, they can access the game cycle taking place in the main physical machine and play from their own mobile devices, such that several users can play the game simultaneously in one and the same game cycle.. .
Recreativos Franco, S.a.

Head to head systems

An electromechanical gaming machine including: a real world controller connected to a game world controller, and constructed to: accept a gambling game trigger; provide a randomly generated payout of credits; the game world controller connected to the real world controller and connected by a network to an entertainment software controller executing a multiplayer entertainment game, the game world controller constructed to: receive a plurality of players' actions taken; and trigger the wager in the gambling game based on the actions, the game world controller utilizing a head to head gambling controller constructed to: detect a latch event and enter the plurality of players into a gambling session; parameterize wager terms of the wager made; trigger the wager in the gambling game during the session; distribute the payout of credits; determine the payout of resources utilized by the plurality of players; and distribute the payout of resources.. .
Gamblit Gaming, Llc

Outcome determination gaming device

Embodiments of this concept are directed to a method of operating a gaming device to determine game outcomes by using a range of game numbers for winning game outcomes. That is, the gaming device includes a range of numbers associated with a generic winning outcome or each winning outcome to ensure that a winning outcome or specific winning outcome will hit within the specified range.
Patent Investment & Licensing Company

Skill normalized hybrid game

An electromechanical gaming machine to operate a skill normalized hybrid game. One embodiment includes a skill normalized hybrid game, including: a gambling game; an entertainment game; a game world engine constructed to manage the entertainment game and communicate gameplay gambling event occurrences based upon a player's skillful execution of the entertainment game that trigger randomly generated payouts for the gambling game to the gambling game; and a skill normalization module constructed to: receive player performance measurements for at least one player from the game world engine; assign a handicap to the at least one player based at least in part upon the performance measurements for the at least one player from the game world engine; and send information concerning handicaps to the game world engine that configures the game world engine to implement each assigned handicap within the skill normalized hybrid game..
Gamblit Gaming, Llc

Methods of receiving electronic wagers in a wagering game via a handheld electronic wager input device

A gaming system for conducting a multi-player wagering game includes a multi-touch table surface that is touched by a handheld electronic wager input device (ewid) carried by a player for placing wagers on a wagering game displayed on the multi-touch table surface. Each ewid carried by a player has an associated unique identification code, which is linked to the respective player's account.
Bally Gaming, Inc.

Gaming chips and table game security system

gaming chips are provided with embedded radio frequency identification (“rfid”) tags incorporated into a gaming chip for identifying and tracking the gaming chips within a casino, and even upon a gaming table. The gaming chips have a body in the shape of a disc which has a loss tangent of 0.0078 or less, and more preferably of 0.007 or less.

Gaming system and a gaming

Disclosed is a gaming system comprising a display and a game controller, the game controller being arranged to identify a player from received player identification data, receive associated player game data of the identified player, and control the display of one or more characteristics of, or associated with, an avatar such that the player is provided with a graphical representation of the player game data. A method of gaming is also disclosed..
Aristocrat Technologies Australia Pty Limited

Location based restrictions on networked gaming

A system and method for peer-to-peer gaming is described. One embodiment includes a system for peer-to-peer gaming, the system comprising an at least one gaming client, wherein the at least one gaming client is configured to accept a selection of an at least one gaming option from a player, and allow the player to play a game based on the selection of the at least one gaming option; an administration server, wherein the administration server is configured to receive the selection of the at least one gaming option from the at least one gaming client, and initiate the game for the player based on the selection of the at least one gaming option; and an at least one gaming server, wherein the at least one gaming sever is configured to run the game and transmit data about the game to the administration server..
Ag 18, Llc

Gaming portioning a play area

A method and apparatus for use in gaming activities, such as in a slot machine. A first grid comprising a plurality of elements overlayed a second grid comprising a plurality of elements is presented.
King Show Games, Inc.

Electronic gaming device with external lighting functionality

Examples disclosed herein relate to a gaming device including a memory, a processor, a display, a plurality of display areas located on the display, and a plurality of external lights located at an outer area of a front surface of the electronic gaming device. The plurality of external lights forming a u-shape with a left side, a right side, and a bottom where each of the left side, the right side, and the bottom includes a first light column, a second light column, and a third light column.
Cadillac Jack, Inc.

Electronic gaming device will call tower functionality

Examples disclosed herein relate to a gaming device including a memory, a processor, a display, a plurality of display areas located on the display, and a call tower including a first plate, a second plate, a third plate, and a call tower display screen, and a processor which initiates a base game via the plurality of display areas located on the display.. .
Cadillac Jack, Inc.

Networked lottery

A network based lottery gaming system that generates or receives lottery entries as users perform certain actions. The numbers are identified with the users and collected over a period of time—the game interval.
Igt

System and multi-game, multi-play of live dealer games

A system and method for providing multiple synchronous games for multiple plays from a live table game located in a casino includes a physical game table, a physical game system for playing a live table game in connection with the physical game table to generate a single live game data sequence by a live dealer operating the physical game system, a game server to receive the single live game data sequence and generate multiple synchronous games from the single live game data sequence, and one or more electronic gaming terminals in communication with the game server, each of the one or more electronic gaming terminals having a display to display the multiple synchronous games and an input mechanism to input one or more wagers on the multiple synchronous games. The game server is configured to receive the one or more wagers on the multiple synchronous games from the one or more electronic game terminals, to provide the multiple synchronous games to the one or more electronic gaming terminals synchronously, to determine results of the multiple synchronous games, to resolve the one or more wagers on the multiple synchronous games synchronously from the one or more electronic game terminals, and to payout rewards on the multiple synchronous games to the one or more electronic game terminals..
Igt

Systems and methods for facilitating secure streaming of electronic gaming content

A game identifier of an encrypted streaming electronic game to be streamed to a playback device may be received. The game identifier may comprise a title of the encrypted streaming electronic game.
Acer Cloud Technology, Inc.

Method and adapting applications over multiple devices

A method and apparatus that incorporate teachings of the present disclosure may include, for example, presenting at a display of a computer device a first graphical user interface depicting a game space of a gaming application, receiving a detected stimulation from a mobile communication device associated with a second graphical user interface depicting a virtual peripheral controller for capturing control information for controlling the gaming application, detecting a request to swap between the computer device and mobile communication device presentation of the first graphical user interface depicting the game space and the second graphical user interface depicting the virtual peripheral controller, and presenting at the display of the computer device an adaptation of the second graphical user interface depicting the virtual peripheral controller responsive to the detected request to swap. Additional embodiments are disclosed..
Steelseries Aps

Object tracking interface device as a peripheral input device for computers or game consoles

The present invention is directed to an object tracking interface device for use as a peripheral input device with personal computers and game consoles. The object tracking interface device tracks the movement of a moving object within the field of view of the interface device and provides input to the personal computer or game console on the movement of the moving object.
Visual Sports Systems Inc.

Method and system for integrated real and virtual game play for multiple remotely-controlled aircraft

gaming systems and methods facilitate integrated real and virtual game play among multiple remote control objects, including multiple remotely-controlled aircraft, within a locally-defined, three-dimensional game space using gaming “apps” (i.e., applications) running on one or more mobile devices, such as tablets or smartphones, and/or a central game controller. The systems and methods permit game play among multiple remotely-controlled aircraft within the game space.
Qfo Labs, Inc.

Football training, animation techniques, and statistical analysis

A training system may provide audible and visual instruction to american football players for executing one or more coordinated movements along the line of scrimmage. The movements comprise positioning an offensive line in a first legal configuration prior to a snap, wherein a first player is lined up to snap the ball, then shifting to position the offensive line in a second legal configuration, wherein a different player is lined up to snap the ball.
Gridiron Innovations Llc

Analytics for livestreaming based on image analysis within a shared digital environment

Analytics are used for live streaming based on image analysis within a shared digital environment. A group of images is obtained from a group of participants involved in an interactive digital environment.
Affectiva, Inc.

Gaming device and conducting a game with a changeable bonus value feature

A bonus device and method are set forth for gaming machines. The bonus device is configured as a two dimensional display or three dimensional object, such as a sphere, box, or football shape, which can be controlled to rotate, spin or move to display a bonus.
Konami Gaming, Inc.

Enhanced electronic gaming machine with gaze-based popup messaging

An electronic gaming machine is provided. The computer device comprises at least one data storage unit storing game data for a game, a display unit to display graphical game components to a player of the game, at least one data capture unit, such as a camera, to collect data about the player's gaze, and a processor to process the player gaze data, determine if a player gaze condition is satisfied, determine whether a game condition is satisfied.
Igt Canada Solutions Ulc

Enhanced electronic gaming machine with gaze-based dynamic advertising

A computer device and method for dynamically displaying at least one advertisement to a player of a game are provided. The computer device may be an electronic gaming machine, and comprises a camera which can be used to collect data on the movement of a player of an electronic game.
Igt Canada Solutions Ulc

Enhanced electronic gaming machine with dynamic gaze display

An electronic gaming machine where the player plays an interactive game using their player eye gaze. A graphics processor generates an interactive game environment and defines a viewing area as its subset, the viewing area having visible game components.
Igt Canada Solutions Ulc

Automatic electronic gaming system timeout calibration

In one aspect, there is described a computer-implemented method of configuring timeout values for an electronic gaming system. The electronic gaming system includes an electronic gaming machine and a first host coupled to the electronic gaming machine through a network.
Igt Canada Solutions Ulc

Automated topology generation for electronic gaming machines

In one aspect, there is described a computer-implemented method comprising: determining locations of a plurality of electronic gaming machines through communications between the electronic gaming machines and at least one wireless transmitter provided at a known location; based on the locations of the plurality of electronic gaming machines, generating a game floor map; and displaying the game floor map on a retailer terminal, the retailer terminal configured to provide management functions for the plurality of electronic gaming machines.. .
Igt Canada Solutions Ulc

Enhanced electronic gaming machine with gaze-aware 3d avatar

A computer device and method for displaying a 3d avatar and causing the 3d avatar to move are provided. The computer device may be an electronic gaming machine, and comprises a camera which can be used to collect data on the movement of a player of an electronic game.
Igt Canada Solutions Ulc

Enhanced electronic gaming machine with electronic maze and eye gaze display

An enhanced electronic gaming machine is provided, the electronic gaming machine adapted for generating an interactive game environment having graphical game components for at least an interactive network of intercommunicating paths and an electronic player token; a game controller for detecting a plurality of points of eye gaze of the player relative to the displayed graphical game components for the interactive network of intercommunicating paths; the game controller mapping the plurality of points of eye gaze of the player to the interactive network of intercommunicating paths and triggering a graphical animation representative of movement of the electronic player token based on a player pathway generated at least based on the plurality of points of eye gaze.. .
Igt Canada Solutions Ulc

Casino electronic gaming machine cabinet with mobile device dock and related techniques

A casino electronic gaming machine cabinet is provided, comprising at least one display screen, a plurality of input controls, a dock configured to receive a player's mobile device, and at least one communication interface capable of electronic communication with the player's mobile device via the dock while the mobile device executes wagering game software providing wagering game play to the player. The cabinet further comprises control circuitry configured to transmit to the docked mobile device control signals corresponding to input commands entered by the player via the input controls of the cabinet, and display on the display screen(s) of the cabinet graphics output from the wagering game software received from the player's docked mobile device, providing visual components of the wagering game play..
Igt Canada Solutions Ulc

Techniques of using wearable devices to promote responsible gaming and related systems and methods

According to some aspects, a method of assessing behavior of a player of a wagering game is provided, the method comprising receiving, at a wagering gaming device, via a wireless communication interface from a wearable device worn by the player of the wagering game, physiological data of the player obtained using at least one sensor of the wearable device worn by the player, determining, using at least one processor, whether the player is exhibiting behavior exceeding at least one predefined risk threshold based at least in part on an automated analysis of the received physiological data and the player's history of gaming actions, and when it is determined that the player is exhibiting the behavior, performing at least one action by the wagering gaming device designed to reduce the exhibited behavior below the at least one predefined risk threshold in response to said determination.. .
Igt Canada Solutions Ulc

Enhanced electronic gaming machine with x-ray vision display

An electronic gaming machine to play an interactive game where a player's eye gaze acts as x-ray vision. A graphics processor generates an interactive game environment and defines a viewing area as its subset.
Igt Canada Solutions Ulc

Enhanced electronic gaming machine with dynamic gaze display

An electronic gaming machine where the player plays an interactive game using their player eye gaze. A graphics processor generates an interactive game environment and defines a viewing area as its subset, the viewing area having visible game components.
Igt Canada Solutions Ulc

Game with side display areas for providing game information

A method gaming at a gaming machine, at a gaming table, or at any other wagering device or system is disclosed that includes displaying one or more side areas which provide other player's wager information on the side area of the display and receiving a player wager. The player wager being a banker hand wager, and a tie wager.
The Talisman Group, Llc

Enhanced electronic gaming machine with gaze-based dynamic messaging

A computer device and method for dynamically displaying at least one message to a player of a game are provided. The computer device may be an electronic gaming machine, and comprises a camera which can be used to collect data on the movement of a player of an electronic game.
Igt Canada Solutions Ulc

Temperature based haptic feedback on a gaming terminal display

An electronic gaming machine (egm) for providing haptic feedback to a player is provided. The egm includes a touchscreen having a touchscreen surface.
Igt Canada Solutions Ulc

Enhanced electronic gaming machine with dynamic gaze display

An electronic gaming machine where the player plays an interactive game using their player eye gaze. A graphics processor generates an interactive game environment and defines a viewing area as its subset, the viewing area having visible game components.
Igt Canada Solutions Ulc

Remote gaming service

Methods and systems for providing remote gaming services are provided. One system includes a virtual machine for executing game logic that is configured to define game environments in response to game commands for client devices.
Sony Interactive Entertainment America Llc

Server apparatus, dynamic-image delivery system, and control method and computer readable storage medium used therein

The server apparatus is applied to a game system which has a storage unit storing gaming dynamic images different from each other in association with a stream id for identifying each gaming dynamic image. The game system acquires a playing dynamic image photographed by a portable phone and a stream id of the playing dynamic image via a network.
Konami Digital Entertainment Co., Ltd.

Built-in support of in-game virtual split screens with peer-to peer-video conferencing

Methods of providing in-game virtual split screens with peer-to-peer video conferencing are described for use in online gaming, for instance. In one approach, a live video stream, a live audio stream, and a player viewpoint are sent from a first computer system for receipt by a second computer system.
Nvidia Corporation

Haptic feedback on a gaming terminal display

An electronic gaming machine (egm) for providing haptic feedback to a player is provided. The egm includes a touchscreen having a touchscreen surface and an ultrasonic actuator coupled to the touchscreen surface to vibrate the touchscreen surface.
Igt Canada Solutions Ulc

Gaming system, gaming device and draw poker game (dream card)

A gaming system, a gaming machine and a method is provided having a five card video draw poker game with a single hand or multiple hands. The gaming system or gaming machine first determines whether a dream card is going to be used in a particular round of play or a dream card is used on every hand.
Igt

Using coded identifiers for adaptive gaming

A gaming system configured to perform operations that include receiving, electronically, a first coded identifier, and providing, for presentation, on a display device of a mobile device, the first coded identifier for detection by a wagering game machine. The operations can further include detecting a second coded identifier presented by the wagering game machine after the detection by the wagering game machine of the first coded identifier.
Bally Gaming, Inc.

Method of gaming and a gaming system

A gaming method including conducting a first game at a first gaming device for a first player; conducting a second game at a second gaming device for a second player; modifying play of the first game based on play of the second game; and modifying play of the second game based on play of the first game.. .
Aristocrat Technologies Australia Pty Ltd.

Systems, apparatuses and methods for enhancing gaming experiences

Systems, apparatuses and methods for enhancing winning result opportunities in gaming activities. Embodiments involve identifying award-enhancing opportunities using dice, and enabling repetition of such award-enhancing opportunities based on the dice results until a terminating event occurs using the die/dice.
King Show Games, Inc.

Electronic gaming device supporting future bets

Examples disclosed herein relate to systems and methods, which may receive a video stream from one or more gaming tables. The systems and methods may display the video stream from the one or more gaming tables on the electronic gaming device and generate gaming options based on data relating to the one or more gaming tables.
Fresh Idea Global Limited

System and integrated multiple source player cash access

The present invention relates to a system and method for integrating player tracking and cash access in a casino or other gaming environment. One aspect of the invention allows for fund access and management wherein gaming machines, such as slot machines or on-line virtual gaming machines, receive playable credits directly from a patron's banking or credit card account.
Everi Payments Inc.

System and public verification of a gambling website or gaming event

In one example, we describe a method and system to solve the following problem for on-line gambling industry or gaming or on-line software or entertainment, which has to deal with two significant issues, as examples: (1) the integrity of the cards, the dice, or any random event generator; and (2) the possibility of cheating. On the first problem, the question is how would one know that the cards are not stacked to either favor the house/dealer in the case of blackjack, or in the case of poker, the cards are not stacked as to favor betting and increasing the size of the pot and the rake.

Interactive gaming among a plurality of players systems and methods

A system for interactive gaming among a plurality of players includes a host computer system and a plurality of player terminals communicably coupled to the host computer system or gaming platform via a network. The plurality of player terminals may be located at a plurality of licensed gaming locations.
Ag 18, Llc

Electronic gaming device

Examples disclosed herein relate to systems and methods, which may receive gaming data from one or more gaming tables. The systems and methods may obtain gaming data from one or more gaming tables via a network interface based on at least one of a searching structure and a search algorithm.
Fresh Idea Globall Limited

Systems, methods and devices for monitoring betting activities

System, processes and devices for monitoring betting activities using bet recognition devices and a server. Each bet recognition device has an imaging component for capturing image data for a gaming table surface.
Arb Labs Inc.

Gaming system and gaming

A gaming device arranged to display a game outcome is provided. The gaming device includes a credit input mechanism configured to receive a credit input for establishing a credit balance.
Aristocrat Technologies Australia Pty Ltd.

Gaming devices with graphene ink enabled features

A gaming table includes graphene ink enabled electronic features such as conductors, light or sound emitters, light detectors, touch or object detectors or displays. Conductive graphene ink may be printed on a gaming table fabric or felt which forms a playing surface of the gaming table.
Deq Systems Corporation

Power supply system for use with electronic gaming tables in a casino

A power supply system for use with electronic gaming tables in a casino is disclosed. Each gaming table is associated with a unique ipdu and is viewed by one or more video cameras.
Sunbird Software, Inc.

Methods and systems for computer video game streaming, highlight, and replay

Methods and systems for generating a highlight video of a critical gaming moment from a source computer game running on a game server are disclosed. The method, when executed by a processor accessible by a processing server, comprises receiving video recordings recorded using at least two game virtual cameras positioned at predetermined locations during a source game play, wherein at least one of the game virtual cameras was inserted into the source computer game using a sdk or a game connector module.
Sliver Vr Technologies, Inc.

Method and combining symbols in gaming devices

Embodiments of the present invention set forth systems, apparatuses and methods for combining symbols in gaming devices. Accordingly, a gaming device can be configured to display a plurality of game elements each including a game symbol on a game display in response to a game initiation signal.
King Show Games, Inc.

Systems, apparatuses and methods for enhancing gaming experiences

Systems, apparatuses and methods for enhancing winning result opportunities in gaming activities. Embodiments involve identifying award-enhancing opportunities using dice during a current game to determine award-enhancing opportunities for subsequent games based on the dice results.
King Show Games, Inc.

Gaming, system, including a symbol changing or augmenting feature

gaming systems, devices and methods are set forth which provide for the selection and application of modifiers to game outcomes. The modifiers confer different functionalities to base game symbols or an augmenting functionality to alter or provide an outcome.
Bally Gaming, Inc.

System and providing a feature game

A gaming machine. A memory stores a first set of symbols including first, second, and third symbols, and a second set of replacement symbols.
Aristocrat Technologies Australia Pty Limited

Gaming apparatus supporting virtual peripherals and funds transfer

In one embodiment, a peripheral management device may have a controller configured to communicate with a gaming machine and a portable electronic device. The controller may be configured to: (i) receive a peripheral data packet from a gaming machine processor, the peripheral data packet including at least one command; (ii) determine whether to process the peripheral data packet on at least one peripheral device of the gaming machine or at least one virtual peripheral device of the portable electronic device; (iii) generate an instructional data packet for the at least one virtual peripheral device if the peripheral data packet is determined to be processed on the at least one virtual peripheral device; and (iv) transmit the instructional data packet to the portable electronic device..
Nguyen Gaming Llc

Gaming providing an additional gaming currency

A gaming system including a central server linked to a plurality of gaming machines. The gaming system includes a point or count based system to provide one or more awards to one or more players.
Igt

Enhanced slot-machine for casino applications

An electromechanical gaming machine. In operation, the gaming system receives a request for a wager for a player of an entertainment game, the request being triggered by a player's action while playing the entertainment game and establishes a result for the wager.
Gamblit Gaming, Llc

Unified gaming machine and use

A gaming machine is provided, including a display, a credit input device, a non-transitory memory, and a processor. The display is configurable to selectively present a centrally determined game and a non-centrally determined game.
Video Gaming Technologies, Inc.

Gaming facilitating a game involving 2d and 3d play areas

Various embodiments are disclosed concerning games that use both 2d and 3d play areas. Various embodiments concern representing a 3d structure composed of a plurality of 3d shapes having a plurality of faces, presenting a plurality of elements, marking the plurality of faces and the elements, identifying a first set of one or more combinations of corresponding markings, moving the shapes of the three dimensional structure relative to the elements, and identifying a second set of one or more combinations of corresponding markings, each of the combinations of corresponding markings from the first set and the second set composed of markings from at least one of the elements and multiple faces of the shapes..
King Show Games, Inc.

Gaming table system permitting play of a shared player hand by multiple players

An electronic gaming table for hosting live table games involving wagers can include a physical surface, a dealer station, a plurality of player terminals, and a table controller. The physical surface permits the play of live table games with a live dealer and physical game components.
Igt

Method and processing gestures

A system that incorporates the subject disclosure may include, for example, a processor to perform operations including sensing a gesture performed by an object in a vicinity of a sensor, associating the gesture with the at least one gaming action responsive to determining that the gesture is a new gesture not previously associated with at least one gaming action of a plurality of gaming actions that control presentations produced by a gaming application, sensing by way of the sensor a subsequent instance of the gesture by the object or a different object, obtaining the at least one gaming action associated with the gesture responsive to detecting the subsequent instance of the gesture, and providing the at least one gaming action to the gaming application. Other embodiments are disclosed..
Steelseries Aps

Card randomizing wagering games

A method for providing a randomized card engine for use in wagering card games which thwarts advantage play methods in live or electronic gaming formats, which includes the steps of shuffling, or simulating the shuffling of, a plurality of standard decks of physical playing cards to form a set of playing cards in a randomly-ordered condition, dividing the set of randomly-ordered playing cards into a plurality of subsets, and providing each subset of the plurality of subsets for independent use in a respective card wagering game.. .
Deq Systems Corp.

Interactive projectile gaming system

A projectile throwing game. The present system is a game that involves throwing a projectile into the interior of a receiving unit.

Method and system of enhancing ganglion cell function to improve physical performance

A method and a system of enhancing ganglion cell function using a gaming environment corresponding to a physical activity. The method and system may be used to implement one or more processes to improve a person's visual processing profile.
Vizzario, Inc.

External video mixing control

Techniques for allowing a gaming machine to exercise control over a picture-in-picture device (pip mixer). A gaming machine includes a display device, a master game controller, the pip mixer, and a pip control interface.

Method and device to improve the flying abilities of the airborne devices operator

A method and device used to improve flying education, and reduce pilot student hazard when passing from simulators to the real aircraft, by introducing an intermediary stage where a simulator and a model radio-controlled aircraft with similar features as original is used in a system with many participants, an instructor, flight monitors, command center, mission control, audience located remotely and taking part in the same action via internet telecommunication. The simulator is used to measure biometric parameters of the pilots, certify them, and also for gaming, having fail-safe procedures embedded.

Games, gaming devices and game systems having a game indicia grab feature

In a game, game players attempt to collect winning combinations of game indicia. Called game indicia are displayed to the players.

Gaming device having multiple spins for winning outcomes

Embodiments of the present invention set forth systems, apparatuses and methods for providing multiple spins during gaming events to provide increased opportunities to receive winning outcomes. Accordingly, a gaming device can be configured to have a plurality of reels with multiple symbols on each reel.

System and providing a feature game

A gaming machine comprises a symbol selector for selecting a plurality of symbols from a set of symbols for display during play of a base game, the set of symbols including a plurality of non-configurable symbols and a plurality of configurable symbols; a random number generator for generating random prize values; a value assigner for assigning a generated random prize value to each selected configurable symbol; and an outcome evaluator for monitoring play of the base game, wherein a feature game is triggered in response to a trigger event, the trigger event comprising a predefined number of the plurality of configurable symbols being selected by the symbol selector for display. During the feature game, the symbol selector is further configured to 1) hold the selected configurable symbols that comprise the trigger event on the display; 2) remove at least one of the selected non-configurable symbols from the display; and 3) replace any removed non-configurable symbol with another symbol selected from the set of symbols..

Electronic gaming device with card tournament functionality

Examples disclosed herein relate to systems and methods, which may receive wagers on one or more paylines. The systems and methods may utilize one or more tournament game structures.

Gaming providing a bonus game with a choice by another player(s)

A gaming system having a plurality of game devices, a game controller, a shared experience controller and a method for operation thereof is disclosed. Each game device allows a player to make a wager on a game and awards the respective player an award as a function as a result of a winning condition for the game played by the respective player.

Video game gaming system

Described are methods, systems, and media for adapting single player games of skill to a gaming environment. This game gaming comprises: accepting, through the gaming machine, initiation of play by a player; providing one or more games of video game skill, wherein a playfield is chosen from a playfield selection pool wherein the playfield is set to have a maximum available payout and games are chosen from that playfield; evaluating and recording the results of the play of the said game session in the said playfield; presenting a paytable to the player, wherein the paytable comprises one or more lines of payouts based on a player's play results; evaluating and distributing any payout earned according to the best play results and the paytable; and managing the variance of return to player (rtp) of the paytable, by adjusting selection weights of different playfields presented to a player..

Virtual players card

A gaming machine including a secondary processor coupled to a player tracking system for tracking game play of a patron using a virtual player loyalty card is described. A virtual player loyalty card can be created by associating an existing physical player loyalty card with a newly created mobile loyalty card account.

Player-based compensation

Embodiments of the invention are directed toward a system that rewards identified players with certain benefits that can be used within a base game of a gaming device. Benefits may have a redemption period that differs from the accumulation period, and may have expiration periods.

System for providing additional event participation to electronic video game customers

The present invention provides a closed-loop system that allows the operator of video gaming machines or other systems to offer an event for customer participation, receive funding for participation in the event, and providing feedback regarding the results. More specifically, a video game customer may receive notification of an invitation to place a bet on an event, participate in a transaction, or otherwise receive information or interaction.

Adaptive mobile device gaming system

Embodiments disclosed herein concern mobile gaming environments. Portable electronic devices can be supported by the mobile gaming environments.

Systems and methods for tracking of non-wagering account associated with gaming environment

Systems and methods are disclosed for associating a player identifier with a financial account. The financial account can holds funds that are accessible through the player's use of a payment vehicle.

Adaptive mobile device gaming system

Embodiments disclosed herein concern mobile gaming environments. Portable electronic devices can be supported by the mobile gaming environments.

Gaming machine location optimization

A position transmitter is associated with each gaming machine on a gaming establishment floor. The transmitter may be an rfid or gps system.

Configurable virtual gaming zone

In one embodiment, zone-based gaming activity within a gaming establishment can be configured. The method can, for example, include: setting a location within the gaming establishment for the zone-based gaming activity, the location being at least one defined region within the gaming establishment; configuring a virtual gaming zone for the location within the gaming establishment for the zone-based gaming activity; identifying one or more gaming devices that are within the virtual gaming zone; and permitting the identified one or more gaming devices that are within the virtual gaming zone to participate in the zone-based gaming activity..

Bingo games, gaming devices and game systems having a player bingo indicia grab feature

In a multi-player bingo type matching game, game players attempt to achieve matching patterns of game indicia associated with assigned game cards. Called game indicia are displayed to the players.

Gaming system and method having a partial selectable symbol matrix

A gaming device including a plurality of symbol generators adapted to generate a plurality of symbols at a plurality of symbol positions. In one embodiment, a player selects a first symbol position, the selected symbol position is activated and the gaming device reveals whether a terminator is associated with the selected symbol position.

Wagering games employing a mega symbol

A method in a gaming system comprises receiving a wager and displaying an array having a plurality of array positions. Each of the plurality of array positions is populated by at least one of a plurality of symbols, which include a mega symbol configured to occupy at least two array positions on each of at least two adjacent columns of the array.

Entertainment game-based gaming device

Embodiments of this concept are direct to a game that includes a combination of an entertainment game and a gambling game. This game combination provides an entertainment game that retains the playability and fun of a skill game or other non-traditional gambling game while allowing for wagers to still be placed and awards won.

Gaming multiple machine bonus game

A gaming system includes a plurality of gaming machines and a promotional server in communication with each gaming machine. Each gaming machine is configured to run a spinning reel base game, including displaying spinning reel columns, determining symbol display positions for symbols displayed on each spinning reel column, and determining a base game outcome based on the symbol display positions.

Electronic gaming device with rearrangeable reels

Examples disclosed herein relate to systems and methods, which allow a player, the gaming device, and/or the gaming system to rearrange symbols on the reels to represent winning payline patterns.. .

Three-dimensional display for wagering gaming systems with distortion compensation

A wagering gaming apparatus is provided, comprising a 3-dimensional (3d) display device configured to create for a player a visual illusion of a 3d scene for a wagering game, the 3d scene having perceived depth in a z-direction perpendicular to a physical screen having width in an x-direction and height in a y-direction; at least one processor; and at least one non-transitory processor-readable storage medium storing processor-executable instructions. The instructions may cause the at least one processor to generate the 3d scene as a view from a virtual 3d camera toward an origin position in a virtual 3d model, including defining a virtual game component as an object mesh in the virtual 3d model, the virtual game component having a designated front perspective view.

Interactive gaming table

Methods and systems for interactive networked gaming. The system may include an interactive electronic gaming display configured to present a plurality of virtual chips to each of a plurality of gamers.

Control of mobile game play on a mobile vessel

In one embodiment, a system and method for controlling mobile gaming on a vessel may have a plurality of mobile gaming devices, a location server operable to track a device position of each of the plurality of mobile gaming devices and track a vessel position of the vessel, and a mobile gaming management server configured to communicate with the location server and a gaming server, the mobile gaming management server operable to individually control whether each of the plurality of mobile gaming devices is permitted to play a game of chance based on the device position and the vessel position.. .

Systems and methods for segmented collection mechanics

Systems and methods are provided for playing a video game in which a user is associated with a particular gaming level in a plurality of gaming levels and is subjected to one or more challenges. The user responds to the challenges.

System and wireless gaming with location determination

In accordance with the teachings of the present invention, a system and method for wireless gaming with location determination are provided. In a particular embodiment of the present invention, the system includes a gaming server; a wireless network at least partially covering a property, the wireless network comprising a plurality of signal detection devices; and a gaming communication device operable to transmit and receive gaming information to and from the gaming server via the wireless network.

Companion gaming experience supporting near-real-time gameplay data

A companion gaming experience is associated with a particular game title, but a user interface for the companion gaming experience is generated by a separate program from the associated game title and is presented on a device separate from the device on which the game user interface itself is presented. When an associated game of the video game title is not running, the companion gaming experience presents guide information and/or statistics data for the game title.

Mobile communication device and other devices with cardiovascular monitoring capability

A general-purpose mobile communication device, general-purpose computer user-interface device, and other non-health-related electronic devices with cardiovascular monitoring capability. Various aspects of the present invention may comprise a general-purpose mobile communication device (e.g., a cellular telephone, portable email device, personal digital assistant, etc.) comprising a communication interface module adapted to communicate with a general-purpose communication network, and at least one module operational to acquire cardiac information from a user of the general-purpose mobile communication device.

System and network coupled cloud gaming

Embodiments of the claimed subject matter provide systems and methods for configuring and connecting a controller to a game streaming service. The system includes a plurality of input controls and a network controller configured for communicating with a game streaming service.
Nvidia Corporation

Determining that a gaming device is communicating with a gaming server

A gaming server provides activities and/or services to a player through a gaming device. To verify whether the gaming device is communicating with the gaming server, a verification server may send an indicator to the gaming device, via the gaming server, and also send the indicator to a verification device.
Cfph, Llc

Systems and methods for modifying a graphical user interface for an electronic game of baccarat

In accordance with some embodiments, a gaming apparatus provides for an electronic baccarat game in which game elements are placed in a game element matrix within which a plurality of paylines are defined. Each payline consists of a baccarat hand which includes a first subset of game element positions attributed to the player side and a second subset of game element positions attributed to the banker side.
Walker Digital Table Systems, Llc

Skill-based bonusing interleaved wagering system

A mobile device for a gaming system is disclosed, the mobile device providing an interactive controller configured to: communicate application telemetry; receive a wager outcome; receive an application resource; initiate a bonus goal; communicate additional application telemetry; receive and display bonus wager outcome; a wager controller constructed to: receive the wager request; determine a wager outcome; communicate the wager outcome; receive bonus wager request; determine a bonus wager outcome; and communicate bonus wager outcome; and the application controller operatively connecting the mobile device and the wager controller, the application controller constructed to: receive application telemetry; determine whether to trigger a wager; communicating wager request; receive and communicate the wager outcome; determine and communicate the application resource; communicate a bonus goal offer; receive additional application telemetry; determine whether the bonus goal is achieved; generate and communicate bonus wager request; communicate the bonus wager outcome.. .
Gamblit Gaming, Llc

Digital spread spectrum technique for electromagnetic emission reduction

Techniques for reducing electromagnetic (em) emission in a wager-based gaming machine. A gaming machine includes one or more processors configured to generate a bus clock signal having a fundamental frequency and fundamental spectral components at harmonics of the fundamental frequency.
Igt

Wagering game, gaming machine, networked gaming system and method with nudging re-spinning stacked wilds

A system, apparatus, and method are disclosed with one or more stacked wild symbols which when appearing, trigger one or more re-spins wherein stacked wild symbols are locked in place for at least one re-spin. Awards are paid following each game outcome.
Everi Games, Inc.

Paradise box gaming system

A gaming system with a main cabinet having a mechanism for playing a table game and a mechanism for playing a slot machine game; a first screen in a portion of the main cabinet for displaying the table game; and a second screen in a portion of the main cabinet for displaying the slot machine game. The mechanism for playing the slot machine game is adapted to only receive second bets from a first user while the first user awaits results of first bets during a count-down time of the table game placed on the mechanism for playing the table game.

Novel gaming table, novel event generator and altering underlying games on the game table

A gaming system enables enhancement of wagering outcomes using: a) a gaming table having a game play surface for multiple players; b) a programmable electronic random number generator; c) a player input control at a player position; d) a display system capable of indicating a secondary random event outcome provided by the programmable electronic random number generator for each of the multiple players; and e) the random number generator configured to control of a display individual player position secondary random events determined by the random number generator. The gaming system is configured so that i) after at least one wager has been locked in at a player position, ii) the secondary random event for the player position is indicated and locked into the display system for a round of play of an underlying primary wagering event at the gaming table..
Mark A. Litman & Associates, P.a.

Rewards-based gaming system

A rewards-based gaming system includes, in some embodiments, a gaming server, a rewards server, and a database server and integrates with the existing food or merchandise sales system of a business establishment. Patrons of the business have the opportunity to play a game, on an appropriately configured computing device, from a selection of games.
Otg Management

Synchronized multi-device mobile gaming

A system for synchronized multi-device mobile gaming, comprising a synchronization module that receives a game state from a software game application operating on the computing device, transmits at least a portion of the game state via a network, receives synchronization data comprising at least a state update message via the network, and updates at least the game state based at least in part on the received synchronization data, and a method for synchronizing multi-device mobile gaming.. .
Blackfire Research Corporation

Gaming machine

The object of the invention is to provide a machine which, while completely autonomous, allows performing drawings in which the actual player can make certain that the drawing exclusively follows the laws of chance and that the result therefore is not pre-programmed according to a pre-established prize cycle. To that end, the machine is based on a physical drawing by means of at least one drum (2) containing balls (5), the machine having reading or identification means (8) for reading or identifying the resulting balls (5), such that, through a game interface and prior to the drawing, the player or players can place their bets.
Recreativos Franco, S.a.

Gaming system and method having a partial selectable symbol matrix

A gaming device including a plurality of symbol generators adapted to generate a plurality of symbols at a plurality of symbol positions. In one embodiment, a player selects a first symbol position, the selected symbol position is activated and the gaming device reveals whether a terminator is associated with the selected symbol position.
Igt

Gaming providing a plurality of chances of winning a progressive award

The gaming system disclosed herein provides a player one or more chances or opportunities to win the same progressive award. In these embodiments, the gaming system provides the player one or more opportunities to win a progressive award in association with a first game sequence.
Igt

Methods and system for providing outcomes

gaming devices may generate outcomes to be sold in printed form. Representations of the outcomes, corresponding payouts, and other information are printed on sheets of paper.
Igt

Systems, devices, and methods for enhancing gaming experiences

Embodiments of the present invention set forth systems, apparatuses and methods for enhancing gaming experiences using a game wheel. Accordingly, a gaming device can be configured to operate a gaming wheel having a plurality of sections.
King Show Games, Inc.

Method, system, and device for selecting and awarding bonus awards from an award server

A system includes a user device in communication with an award server. The user device executes a game application to earn a bonus award.
Konami Gaming, Inc.

Snap-and-click display

Examples disclosed herein relate to a snap-and-click display utilized to enhance the installation of a display on an electronic gaming device. The systems and methods may allow for easier installation of a display on the electronic gaming device via a snap-and-click display..
Cadillac Jack, Inc.

Systems, methods, and apparatuses for extracting and analyzing live video content

Systems, methods, and apparatuses for extracting and analyzing streaming gaming video data are disclosed. The methods involve receiving streaming gaming video data, extracting individual frames, analyzing individual frames to determine the location of objects and occurrence of events, using the objects and events to determine a change in game state, and updating the game state..
Versaci Interactive Gaming, Inc.

Video game system with spectator mode hud

The field of the invention relates to multi-user online gaming systems, and more particularly to systems and methods that enable a spectator's experience for online active games. In an embodiment, an online multiuser game system includes an online game session server system communicatively coupled to a public network for access by a plurality of users to establish a plurality of real-time interactive games sessions.
Riot Games, Inc.

Social network data analysis to generate incentives for online gaming

Systems and methods for processing recommendations of online games to friends of social network are described. A method for processing recommendations includes identifying a gaming session of a user on an online game provider network, accessing a use profile of the user for the online games of the online game provider network, and accessing a social graph of the user to identify friends of the user and respective friend profiles from the social network.
Zynga Inc.

Game content unlock method

The present invention relates to methods, systems and computer program products for promoting users to combine gaming experience with consuming media content. The invention further relates unlocking bonus content in a game application..
Rovio Entertainment Ltd.

Gaming device with haptic effect isolated to user input elements

A user input device includes a housing, a user input element adapted to be operated by a user and configured to send a signal to a processor when operated by the user, and an actuator coupled to the user input element. The actuator is configured to receive a control signal from the processor and output a haptic effect to the user input element in response to the control signal from the processor.
Immersion Corporation

Social gaming device

A gaming device includes a base, a runway, and a target. The base includes a baseplate and a ramp.
Lcb Golf Concepts, Llc

Systems and methods for transmitting media associated with a measure of quality based on level of game play in an interactive video gaming environment

Systems and methods for incorporating online user generated media content (e.g., videos) into an interactive video gaming environment are provided. Media assets that are associated with different measures of quality generated by users are stored on a remote server.
Rovi Guides, Inc.

Gaming and wagering techniques relating to skill-based gaming

gaming and wagering techniques are disclosed relating to skill-based, wager-based games. Wagers may be placed on the outcomes of specific achievement metrics relating to the skill-based wager game.
Synergy Blue, Llc

Method and system for poker gaming

A novel method and system of game play and game components referred to herein as hula or hula poker that in one embodiment includes playing cards. In the present invention, a texas hold 'em community card poker game incorporates the addition of a separate deck referred to herein as hula cards and a series of hula action elements and hula action commands that are initiated through audience participation and viewer activation.

Delayed bonus win determination

Embodiments of the present invention are directed to gaming devices having a delayed bonus win determination and methods of operating gaming systems and gaming devices to provide delayed bonus win determinations. Here, contributions to a linked jackpot may be separated from the chance to win the linked jackpot, where the chance to win the linked jackpot can be stored and used at a later time..
Patent Investment & Licensing Company

Slot machine game and system with improved jackpot feature

A system for awarding a progressive prize includes a bank of gaming machines accepting different bets per play as selected by a player. A random number is selected from a predetermined fixed range of numbers that does not change during play of a gaming machine.
Aristocrat Technologies Australia Pty Limited

Discounted credits as incentive to play gaming devices

In the present embodiments, offering credits for gaming machine play in excess of the cash used to purchase the credits may incentivize various player behaviors. Such behaviors may include remote enrollment in the player-tracking system—and payment for the credits—via a web browser; wagering a minimum amount; and wagering within a predefined time period..
Patent Investment & Licensing Company

Electronic gaming machine and gaming method

The present invention provides an electronic gaming machine comprising a display for displaying a game. The game comprises game symbols and predetermined winning combinations of randomly selected game symbols award prizes to a player.
Ainsworth Game Technology Limited

Gaming system, gaming device and determining an outcome of a secondary game based on one or more events which occur in association with a primary game

In various embodiments, the gaming system, gaming device, and gaming method disclosed herein includes an accumulation sequence and a competition sequence. In one embodiment, the gaming system includes competitor points which determine (i) a competitor's eligibility to participate in the competition sequence and (ii) the competitor's relative probability of success in the competition sequence.
Igt

Online gaming system providing double wager with compensation payouts for losses

An online gaming system provides a double wager with various compensation payouts for a player's win in a primary game. The double wager is selectively offered to the player based on eligibility requirements related to a marketing segment associated with the player.
Playtika Ltd.

Integrated wagering process interleaved skill wagering gaming system

A integrated wagering process interleaved wagering system is disclosed, including an interactive controller configured to: communicate application telemetry comprising a random event occurrence and wager occurrence; receive a resolution to the random event occurrence; display the random event resolution; receive a wager resolution; and display the wager resolution; a wager controller constructed to: receive random outcome request; determine a sequence of at least one random outcome; and communicate random outcome data comprising the sequence; and the application controller operatively connecting the interactive controller and the wager controller, constructed to: determine the random event occurrence and the wager occurrence; communicate the random outcome request; receive the random outcome data; determine the resolution to the occurrence of the at least one random event and the resolution to the occurrence of the at least one wagering event based on the sequence of at least one random outcome; communicate the resolution and wager outcome.. .
Gamblit Gaming, Llc

Gaming devices with progressing multipliers

Embodiments of the present invention set forth systems, apparatuses and methods for utilizing progressing multipliers in gaming devices. Accordingly, a gaming device can be configured to increment a game multiplier for a next gaming event based on incrementing conditions received during a current gaming event.
King Show Games, Inc.

Gaming table systems for overlapping game play

gaming table systems can include multiple electronic gaming tables, multiple gaming terminals, and a system server. Each gaming terminal can have a terminal controller adapted to facilitate the overlapping or simultaneous play by a single player of multiple wager-based table games at multiple electronic gaming tables.
Fresh Idea Global Limited

Augmented reality gaming systems and methods

An augmented reality (ar) game system is disclosed wherein real-world objects are transformed into ar terrain elements and ar events generate real-world impact. The game environment is set up using real-world objects that include everyday objects and game pieces on a field of play.
Trigger Global Inc.

Data center transformation systems and methods

This disclosure relates to systems and methods for gamification of data center transformation. In one embodiment, a processor-implemented method is disclosed, comprising: dynamically generating in real-time, via a hardware processor, a multi-player gaming environment including a plurality of graphical elements; wherein at least one constraint applying to one of the graphical elements reflects a constraint applying to a real-world data center; wherein a configuration of at least one of the graphical elements reflects a configuration parameter of the real-world data center; providing, via the hardware processor, the gaming environment to a plurality of users; modifying, via the hardware processor, the configuration of the at least one of the graphical elements based on game play of the plurality of users; and providing, via the hardware processor, an output indicating a modified configuration of the at least one of the graphical elements for modifying the configuration parameter of the real-world data center..
Wipro Limited

Apparatus and playing poker-style games involving a draw

An apparatus and method for enhancing participation in gaming activities that involve replacement items, replacement cards, or other draw-type activity. A player is allowed to hold cards (or other items) of a starting hand/payline.
King Show Games, Inc.

Team gaming system and method therefor

A system and method for allowing multiple players to place independent wagers on a single game is disclosed. The game may be a skill-based game played on a skill-based slot machine type of gaming machine.
Looli, Corp.

Temporary grant of real-time bonus feature

In one embodiment, a system, apparatus, and method for distributing a portion of game information may include a gaming machine configured to play a game of chance and produce game information. A social gaming server can be configured to communicate with the gaming machine, may establish a remote gaming session between the gaming machine and a user device, and may distribute the portion of the game information to the user device.
Nguyen Gaming Llc

System and facilitating trades for bonus activity in gaming systems

A system and method for allowing gaming device participants to effect trades of player assets for gaming bonus events or to trade awarded participation in a bonus event for a credit award. A player engages in play of a gaming activity, such as a slot game, which includes a standard mode of play and a bonus mode of play.
King Show Games, Inc.

Portable intermediary trusted device

In one embodiment, an intermediary gaming trusted electronic device for use with an untrusted ped may include a position sensor configured to acquire position information, a memory configured to store at least game session data, and a processor configured to at least: securely communicate with a gaming apparatus via the wireless transceiver; securely communicate with the associated untrusted ped; determine whether a gaming session is permitted based on the position information; receive gaming data from the gaming apparatus if it is determined that the gaming session is permitted; transmit presentation data to the associated untrusted ped for presentation on a display of the associated ped, wherein the intermediary gaming trusted device is able to support interaction between the gaming apparatus and the associated untrusted ped so that the associated untrusted ped, when coupled to the intermediary gaming trusted device, can execute a gaming software.. .
Nguyen Gaming Llc

Methods and systems for electronic gaming

An electronic gaming machine and a computer implemented method of administering game play, include displaying an electronic reel simulation including a multiple reel array for a wagering game on a display. A user input is accepted indicating a selected play option from a plurality of play options, wherein all play options of the plurality of play options enable all displayed positions of the multiple reel array to be considered in winning outcomes.
Bally Technologies Anz Pty Ltd

Systems, methods, and devices for playing wagering games with symbol clumps and non-uniform weighting of reel positions

gaming devices, gaming systems, methods of conducting wagering games, and computer programs for executing wagering games are disclosed. A gaming system is disclosed which includes one or more processors and one or more memory devices storing instructions that, when executed by at least one of the processors, cause the gaming system to: receive a wager to play a wagering game with symbol-bearing reels, each of which has distinct reel positions populated by various symbols, at least one reel bearing a symbol clump; and, display via a display device a randomly determined outcome of the wagering game.
Bally Gaming, Inc.

Toy incorporating rfid tag

A playmate toy or similar children's toy is provided having associated wireless, batteryless id tag that can be read from and/or written to using a radio-frequency communication protocol. The tag is mounted internally within a cavity of the toy and thereby provides wireless communication of stored information without requiring removal and reinsertion of the tag.
Mq Gaming, Llc

Application interface for tracking player identity

Systems and method for providing a single sign in a gaming console that associates online activity that is out-of-game/cross game, and/or online activity that is in-game, and/or activity that is offline and in-game with that account. While online, a service tracks activity of gamers and provides usage statistics in a profile.
Microsoft Technology Licensing, Llc

Apparatus for adapting virtual gaming with real world information

A server device that incorporates teachings of the present disclosure may include, for example, a memory and a processor. The processor can identify first and second players present at first and second physical locations, to identify first and second boundary and topographical information of the first and second physical locations, to map the first and second boundary and topographical information of the first and second physical locations to a virtual gaming space, to capture first and second position and orientation information for the first and second players, to map the first and second position and orientation information to the virtual gaming space, to generate first and second virtual players corresponding to the first and second players, and to transmit to first goggles information representative of the second virtual player for display superimposed onto a transparent viewing apparatus for viewing of the virtual gaming space.
Steelseries Aps

Interactive entertainment system

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 wireless-compatible game console in which a virtual play environment is represented through one or more computer-animated visual, aural or tactile effects is provided wherein game play is conducted by moving, shaking, twisting, waving or pointing the input device in a particular manner. The input device can include motion-sensitive circuitry and/or command circuitry for generating control signals and/or an effects generator and associated control circuitry to enable the input device to selectively generate at least one visual, aural or tactile effect comprising sound, lighting or vibration.
Mq Gaming, Llc

Enhanced function interaction device

A finger-worn interaction device provides a faster, more responsive input and output streams to and from a computing or gaming device and is particularly well suited for high speed, interactive applications. The finger-worn nature relieves the user of a hand-held device that must be continually grasped or held, occupying at least one hand, and instead allows full movement of all digits on both hands to be employed for input activation.

Multi-platform gaming systems and methods

A multi-media interactive play system has a number of play elements situated in a variety of play environments or play media. The play elements are linked to a common record of participant performance, progress, character attributes, etc.
Mq Gaming, Llc

System and presenting a bingo game with an element of choice

A gaming machine is provided. The gaming machine includes a display, a user interface, and a processor.
Video Gaming Technologies, Inc.

Card shuffling apparatuses and related methods

Card shuffler apparatuses include a card repositioner used to randomly reposition a plurality of cards on-edge over an aperture extending through a card support surface to allow cards to sequentially pass through the aperture in a random order. The apparatuses may be capable of continuously and sequentially forming playing card hands for use in a game.
Bally Gaming, Inc.



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  • Mirror Layer
  • Social Network
  • Display Panel
  • Secondary Wager
  • Control Unit
  • Transverse
  • Interactive
  • Smart Phone
  • Search Algorithm
  • Social Networking
  • Networking
  • Input Device
  • Enhancement
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