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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
8449369 Method for electronic gaming including player-selected game symbols and player-selected winning symbols May. 28, 2013
8449365 System and method of increasing poker tournament pools and number of payout positions May. 28, 2013
8449364 Gaming system with blackjack primary game and poker secondary game May. 28, 2013
8449363 Gaming system, gaming device, and method providing poker game with awards based on odds of winning May. 28, 2013
8449362 Gaming system and method for providing automatic wild card assignment in video poker games May. 28, 2013
8444147 Multiple mode card shuffler and card reading device May. 21, 2013
8444465 Ultimate four of a kind bonus poker May. 21, 2013
8439735 Modified poker with bonus match card May. 14, 2013
8439748 Gaming device method and apparatus employing modified payouts May. 14, 2013
8430408 Gaming system having multiple player simultaneous display/input device Apr. 30, 2013
8430734 Method and computer program product for dealing a two-stage card game with partial gaming criteria Apr. 30, 2013
8425298 Gaming system, gaming device and method for draw poker game Apr. 23, 2013
8425297 Method and apparatus for conducting a game of chance including a ticket Apr. 23, 2013
8419517 Method of playing a game and computerized system for playing the game Apr. 16, 2013
8419521 Method and apparatus for card handling device calibration Apr. 16, 2013
8414392 Method for preventing repeating identification of card images Apr. 9, 2013
8414403 Secured gaming table vouchering system Apr. 9, 2013
8408983 Multi-hand electronic blackjack game Apr. 2, 2013
8408985 Providing multiple hands of an online game in a single table environment Apr. 2, 2013
8408988 Hiding card information Apr. 2, 2013
8403739 Multiplay poker wagering game with payout differentiating display of probabilities Mar. 26, 2013
8403738 Gaming device and method for display control therein Mar. 26, 2013
8398472 Central determination poker game Mar. 19, 2013
8398473 Gaming system, gaming device, and method providing a card game with payouts based on odds of achieving certain events Mar. 19, 2013
8398481 Secondary game Mar. 19, 2013
8393951 Gaming system having a plurality of gaming machines linked by network and control method thereof Mar. 12, 2013
8388428 Community poker card game online playing system Mar. 5, 2013
8382569 Poker game having sequential hands with increasing numbers of cards Feb. 26, 2013
8376823 Bonus round feature for communal gaming Feb. 19, 2013
8376824 Wagering game with concealed elements continuously revealed Feb. 19, 2013
8371936 Pari-mutuel wagering method Feb. 12, 2013
8371918 Special multiplier bonus game in Pai Gow poker variant Feb. 12, 2013
8370062 Switching between location contexts Feb. 5, 2013
8360873 Combining games based on levels of interactivity of the games Jan. 29, 2013
8360876 Networked game machine, game information display and game program for mahjong game Jan. 29, 2013
8357032 Online blackjack tournaments with option to purchase card counting report Jan. 22, 2013
8353757 Methods and systems for representing outcomes of a casino game in a non-casino game format Jan. 15, 2013
8348763 Method for implementing a live dealer game Jan. 8, 2013
8348741 Three card video poker Jan. 8, 2013
8348740 Electronic gaming device and method Jan. 8, 2013
8348739 Poker game including pot equity sharing and optional wager insurance Jan. 8, 2013
8348738 Computer-based, interactive, multiplayer card selection game using a randomly generated limited deck for card selection Jan. 8, 2013
8342528 Proposition wagering card game and method of play Jan. 1, 2013
8342933 Apparatus and method for playing poker-style games involving a draw Jan. 1, 2013
8342947 Gaming system, gaming device and method for determining an outcome of a secondary game based on one or more events which occur in association with a primary game Jan. 1, 2013
8333646 Method of playing a poker-type game Dec. 18, 2012
8328623 Apparatus and method for memorization poker Dec. 11, 2012
8328197 Card game Dec. 11, 2012
8328615 Three way win poker Dec. 11, 2012
8323084 Gaming machine that navigates dealer in game advancement Dec. 4, 2012

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