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Number: 463/13
Name: Amusement devices: games > Including means for processing electronic data (e.g., computer/video game, etc.) > In a game requiring strategy or problem solving by a participant (e.g., problem eliciting response, puzzle, etc.) > With chance element or event (e.g., backgammon, scrabble, etc.) > Card- or tile-type (e.g., bridge, dominoes, etc.) > Ultimate outcome dependant upon relative odds of a card or tile combination (e.g., poker, etc.)
Description: A card or tile game wherein each card or tile has assigned thereto a particular feature or features (e.g., number, suit, etc.) represented by said indicia, and further wherein a contest winner is determined by a participant who is both in active competition at a time for determining a winner and has either obtained or been assigned a set of more than one card or tile that, at said time, has the lowest chance or probability of association (e.g., pair, three-of-a-kind, etc.) of predetermined individual features.

Patents under this class:
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Patent Number Title Of Patent Date Issued
8591306 Method and system for an on-line card game Nov. 26, 2013
8585479 System to decode video signal from electronic gaming device and to determine play information Nov. 19, 2013
8585478 Non-traditional poker wagering game Nov. 19, 2013
8585056 Method of using decks of playing cards Nov. 19, 2013
8579688 Video poker game with revealed cards Nov. 12, 2013
8579694 Method of lottery wagering on real-world events Nov. 12, 2013
8574051 Time based casino wagering with optional reinvestment Nov. 5, 2013
8574052 Bonus discard poker Nov. 5, 2013
8574055 Method of lottery wagering on real-world events Nov. 5, 2013
8574057 Method for providing a playing card game simulation based on bingo game results Nov. 5, 2013
8571905 Casino operations management system Oct. 29, 2013
8568215 System and method for multi-player online Faro game Oct. 29, 2013
8562405 Gaming system and a method of gaming Oct. 22, 2013
8562406 Poker system and method for allocating pots prior to an end of the poker game based on true odds at the time of allocation Oct. 22, 2013
8556263 Card shuffler with card rank and value reading capability Oct. 15, 2013
8556706 Video poker wagering game having multiple pay tables Oct. 15, 2013
8550902 Gaming system and a method of gaming Oct. 8, 2013
8550892 Casino game with pay line multipliers Oct. 8, 2013
8550891 Poker system and method involving draw out protection Oct. 8, 2013
8550464 Systems, methods and articles to facilitate playing card games with selectable odds Oct. 8, 2013
8545308 Gaming system and method for providing and redeeming partial wagering game outcomes Oct. 1, 2013
8543837 Method of randomly and dynamically checking configuration integrity of a gaming system Sep. 24, 2013
8535136 Read and write playing care Sep. 17, 2013
8535137 Card game methods and computer-readable medium for a card game incorporating scatter awards Sep. 17, 2013
8529345 Gaming system including a gaming table with mobile user input devices Sep. 10, 2013
8523682 Managed on-line poker tournaments Sep. 3, 2013
8523662 Gaming system and method providing balanced paybacks with varying wager amounts Sep. 3, 2013
8523651 Apparatus and method for playing a game Sep. 3, 2013
8523183 Card game with counting Sep. 3, 2013
8517385 Playing card game and method therefor Aug. 27, 2013
8517821 Wagering game having multiple award components Aug. 27, 2013
8511687 Method of and apparatus for playing a card game Aug. 20, 2013
8512116 Methods of managing play of wagering games and systems for managing play of wagering games Aug. 20, 2013
8512117 Methods and apparatus for managing network linked gambling video games Aug. 20, 2013
8506406 Network access device and method to run a game application Aug. 13, 2013
8506376 Electronic gaming system with real playing cards and multiple player displays for virtual card and betting images Aug. 13, 2013
8506375 Community card poker game Aug. 13, 2013
8496530 Hand held tablet communicating with gaming machine Jul. 30, 2013
8491369 Method and apparatus for playing a skill game Jul. 23, 2013
8491370 Wagering game having opportunity for particular increased awards Jul. 23, 2013
8491371 Method of playing a game of chance and system for facilitating the play thereof Jul. 23, 2013
8485889 Method, apparatus and article for random sequence generation and playing card distribution Jul. 16, 2013
8485880 Card game system and device having supplemental awards based on consecutive non-terminating outcomes Jul. 16, 2013
8480465 Texas Pai Gow Jul. 9, 2013
8475255 Multi-play card game gaming system with predetermined game outcomes Jul. 2, 2013
8475254 Linked game play on gaming devices Jul. 2, 2013
8475253 Gaming system, gaming device, and method providing a card game having a discarded card re-insertion feature Jul. 2, 2013
8474822 Craps blackjack Jul. 2, 2013
8469786 Poker system and method involving bad beat and/or best hand pools Jun. 25, 2013
RE44323 Method and system for playing games on a network Jun. 25, 2013

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