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Number: 463/1
Name: Amusement devices: games > Including means for processing electronic data (e.g., computer/video game, etc.)
Description: Subject matter including: (a) means for systematically manipulating information in electronically coded form in accordance with a program or other set of rules; (b) means including or utilizing electronic logic or calculation; (c) electronically self-acting or self-regulating means for producing a desired response to a predetermined condition; or (d) a subcombination thereof or accessory therefor that is unprovided for elsewhere.

Sub-classes under this class:

Class Number Class Name Patents
463/29 Access or authorization (e.g., game selection, security, etc.) 1,488
463/47 Accessory 397
463/25 Credit/debit monitoring or manipulation (e.g., game entry, betting, prize level, etc.) 2,849
463/43 Data storage or retrieval (e.g., memory, video tape, etc.) 1,122
463/46 Housing 563
463/16 In a chance application 2,796
463/2 In a game including a simulated projectile (e.g., bullet, missile, ball, puck, etc.) 229
463/7 In a game requiring an element of a participant`s physical skill or ability (e.g., hand-eye coordination, reflex, etc.) 523
463/9 In a game requiring strategy or problem solving by a participant (e.g., problem eliciting response, puzzle, etc.) 601
463/6 In a race game 280
463/30 Perceptible output or display (e.g., tactile, etc.) 1,042
463/36 Player-actuated control structure (e.g., brain-wave or body signal, bar-code wand, foot pedal, etc.) 942
463/23 Skill level adjustment (e.g., speed change, complexity, etc.) 400
463/24 Suspension or restoration (e.g., power failure resumption, etc.) 147
463/40 With communication link (e.g., television broadcast, etc.) 1,145

Patents under this class:
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Patent Number Title Of Patent Date Issued
8711101 Information processing apparatus and storage medium for storing information processing program Apr. 29, 2014
8690653 Video game systems and methods Apr. 8, 2014
8690654 Game system, game control method, game device, and computer-readable storage medium Apr. 8, 2014
8684804 Photographing device having game function, and method of executing game Apr. 1, 2014
8683367 Method and system for differentiating among a plurality of design expressions Mar. 25, 2014
8678930 Fantasy league management Mar. 25, 2014
8678926 Computer-readable storage medium, information processing apparatus, system, and information process method Mar. 25, 2014
8678925 Method and apparatus to provide a dice application Mar. 25, 2014
8678924 Apparatus and methods of physical game components Mar. 25, 2014
8678891 Video game systems and methods including protecting game character(s) Mar. 25, 2014
8672751 System and method for providing enhanced services to a user of a gaming application Mar. 18, 2014
8668583 Game system, game machine and game program Mar. 11, 2014
8668592 Systems and methods of changing storyline based on player location Mar. 11, 2014
8668588 Target map area of an online social game Mar. 11, 2014
8668561 Video games including real-life attributes and/or fantasy settings Mar. 11, 2014
8668568 Methods and systems for determining user location Mar. 11, 2014
8662977 Multiple plays for free games Mar. 4, 2014
8662989 System gaming Mar. 4, 2014
8665285 Storage medium having stored therein image processing program, image processing apparatus, image processing system, and image processing method Mar. 4, 2014
8661496 System for combining a plurality of views of real-time streaming interactive video Feb. 25, 2014
8654072 Interactive game method and system with sports injury protection Feb. 18, 2014
8651939 Gaming system having a plurality of adjacently arranged gaming machines and a mechanical moveable indicator operable to individually indicate the gaming machines Feb. 18, 2014
8651937 Apparatus and method for an electronic bingo game variation Feb. 18, 2014
8647202 Companion object customization Feb. 11, 2014
8648871 Storage medium having information processing program stored therein, information processing apparatus, information processing system, and information processing method Feb. 11, 2014
8650553 System and method for localizing assets using automatic generation of alerts Feb. 11, 2014
8645085 System and method for simulating a billiard cue stroke Feb. 4, 2014
8641497 System for tracking account activity on an amusement device Feb. 4, 2014
8636570 Electrical connection in a split post of a wagering game chair Jan. 28, 2014
8638364 User interface system and method using thermal imaging Jan. 28, 2014
8628414 Enhanced commentary system for 3D computer entertainment Jan. 14, 2014
8628420 Location aware ad-hoc gaming Jan. 14, 2014
8631501 Reporting function in gaming system environment Jan. 14, 2014
8622794 Network dart game system for competition participation and method thereof Jan. 7, 2014
8616957 Slot machine game for two players Dec. 31, 2013
8616971 Automated enhancements for billiards and the like Dec. 31, 2013
8613646 Systems and methods for controlling player characters in an interactive multiplayer story Dec. 24, 2013
8613657 System and method for permitting identification and counting of gaming chips Dec. 24, 2013
8615471 Methods and related toy and game applications using encoded information Dec. 24, 2013
8608535 Systems and methods for providing an interactive game Dec. 17, 2013
8608570 Enabling game features based on location-based actions Dec. 17, 2013
8597093 Methods and systems for encouraging athletic activity Dec. 3, 2013
8597094 Game machine, controlling method, program and information storage medium of the game machine for improving operability for a user when a player character of an opponent team holds a moving obj Dec. 3, 2013
8601379 Methods for interactive communications with real time effects and avatar environment interaction Dec. 3, 2013
8591302 Systems and methods for communication Nov. 26, 2013
8591303 Device for providing a game Nov. 26, 2013
8591304 Selecting and displaying branded virtual objects in a virtual environment Nov. 26, 2013
8588944 Virtual user-based scoring of real events Nov. 19, 2013
8585476 Location-based games and augmented reality systems Nov. 19, 2013
8579685 Amusement pod entertainment center Nov. 12, 2013

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