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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
7794324 Electronic player interaction area with player customer interaction features Sep. 14, 2010
7789750 Method of playing a slot machine game with matching symbol combinations Sep. 7, 2010
7785195 Gaming device having an award offer and termination bonus scheme Aug. 31, 2010
7785187 Method for displaying an interactive game having a predetermined outcome Aug. 31, 2010
7785184 Computer-implemented simulated card game Aug. 31, 2010
7785183 Casino game and method of play Aug. 31, 2010
7785182 Wagering game having selectable array for creating multiple hands Aug. 31, 2010
7780169 Pull-tab poker game and pull-tab poker game wagering system Aug. 24, 2010
7780512 Multiple player slot machine game system Aug. 24, 2010
7780519 Gaming machine with symbol upgrade feature Aug. 24, 2010
7775868 Gaming machine for playing baccarat with multiple bet modes displayed in the alternative and with different bet limits Aug. 17, 2010
7771269 Electronic gaming machines with different player or dealer assigned virtual card stacks or other symbol sets Aug. 10, 2010
7766331 Method and device for physically randomizing a plurality of playing instruments in absence of a random number generator Aug. 3, 2010
7766334 System and computer-executable instructions for physically randomizing a plurality of playing instruments in absence of a random number generator Aug. 3, 2010
7762879 Bet the house blackjack Jul. 27, 2010
7762880 Video poker game with a bet doubling option Jul. 27, 2010
7762882 Slot machine and playing method thereof Jul. 27, 2010
7762884 Slot machine and playing method thereof Jul. 27, 2010
7758410 Gaming terminal with replay bonus feature Jul. 20, 2010
7758411 System and method for providing an electronic poker game Jul. 20, 2010
7758420 Gaming machine with promotional item dispenser Jul. 20, 2010
7753772 Systems and methods wherein a player indicates an item that may be received based on a game event outcome associated with the player Jul. 13, 2010
7753774 Using multiple bingo cards to represent multiple slot paylines and other class III game options Jul. 13, 2010
7753767 Multi-hand card game method and apparatus Jul. 13, 2010
7753373 Multiple mode card shuffler and card reading device Jul. 13, 2010
7748714 Casino card game Jul. 6, 2010
7749074 Gaming device having main game activating a bonus event Jul. 6, 2010
7749061 Method and system for video poker Jul. 6, 2010
7749059 Poker game with sequential hand opportunity Jul. 6, 2010
7744452 Concurrent gaming apparatus and method Jun. 29, 2010
7740533 Method and apparatus for playing video poker with a redraw function Jun. 22, 2010
7736221 Poker online playing system Jun. 15, 2010
7731195 Video poker game having second draw option Jun. 8, 2010
7731586 Method and system for remote gaming Jun. 8, 2010
7727062 Game of chance and system and method for playing games of chance Jun. 1, 2010
7727060 Land-based, on-line poker system Jun. 1, 2010
7722048 Mini-hold 'em games May. 25, 2010
7717783 Computer-based, interactive, real-time card selection game May. 18, 2010
RE41331 Playing an interactive real-time card selection game over a network May. 11, 2010
7713119 Wagering game having rule set modification May. 11, 2010
7713118 Timed gaming event May. 11, 2010
7704144 Player ranking for tournament play Apr. 27, 2010
7704136 Double draw video poker games Apr. 27, 2010
7701344 Radio direction finder for gaming chip and/or player tracking Apr. 20, 2010
7699706 Methods and systems for determining and selling outcomes for strategy games to be viewed remotely Apr. 20, 2010
7699696 Gaming device with wild activation symbols and wild termination symbols Apr. 20, 2010
7699695 Electronic card table and method with variable rake Apr. 20, 2010
7695359 "Buy a peek" gaming methods and devices Apr. 13, 2010
7695358 Method and apparatus for team play of slot machines Apr. 13, 2010
7690996 Server based gaming system and method for providing one or more tournaments at gaming tables Apr. 6, 2010

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