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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
7693306 System and method for capturing images from mobile devices for use with patron tracking system Apr. 6, 2010
7690976 Poker game method and apparatus Apr. 6, 2010
7690655 Hold 'em poker with multiple opponents hands Apr. 6, 2010
7677565 Card shuffler with card rank and value reading capability Mar. 16, 2010
7674170 Method of lottery wagering on a real world phased competition Mar. 9, 2010
7674173 Gaming machine with special symbol Mar. 9, 2010
7674179 Gaming system and method for enabling a player to select progressive awards to try for and chances of winning progressive awards Mar. 9, 2010
7670222 Device for and method of providing a poker game Mar. 2, 2010
7670221 Method of playing a poker-type game Mar. 2, 2010
7666080 Wagering game with concealed elements continuously revealed Feb. 23, 2010
7666094 Gaming system and method for enabling a player to select progressive awards to try for and chances of winning progressive awards Feb. 23, 2010
7661676 Card shuffler with reading capability integrated into multiplayer automated gaming table Feb. 16, 2010
7661678 Poker game with dealer disqualifying hand Feb. 16, 2010
7658672 Multi-play poker gaming system with predetermined game outcomes Feb. 9, 2010
7654894 Card game with fixed rules Feb. 2, 2010
7654532 Method of playing a poker-type bonus Feb. 2, 2010
7651096 Bad beat blackjack Jan. 26, 2010
7637506 Blackjack tournaments with rules encouraging card counting and broadcasts thereof Dec. 29, 2009
7631874 Dealer and player hand combination side wager Dec. 15, 2009
7628689 Poker game with blind bet and player selectable play wager Dec. 8, 2009
7618323 Gaming machine system having a gesture-sensing mechanism Nov. 17, 2009
7618321 System and method for detecting collusion between poker players Nov. 17, 2009
7618316 Gaming device having main game activating a bonus event Nov. 17, 2009
7618314 Image alignment gaming device and method Nov. 17, 2009
7614946 Card game enabling separate evaluations for multiple game outcome combinations Nov. 10, 2009
7611404 Poker game system having bad beat pot and method of conducting the same Nov. 3, 2009
7607978 Gaming device having varying risk player selections Oct. 27, 2009
7607980 Gaming device having free potential winning combinations Oct. 27, 2009
7604541 System and method for detecting collusion in online gaming via conditional behavior Oct. 20, 2009
7591728 Online gaming system configured for remote user interaction Sep. 22, 2009
7588251 System and method for playing a poker game Sep. 15, 2009
7584966 Four card poker and associated games Sep. 8, 2009
7584968 Poker game and apparatus for play thereof Sep. 8, 2009
7575513 Double draw poker-type reel-type gaming system Aug. 18, 2009
7572183 Gaming machine including redo feature Aug. 11, 2009
7568704 Method of playing blackjack with a bonus bet Aug. 4, 2009
7562876 System and method for playing community hand poker games utilizing mathematical dealer qualifying criteria Jul. 21, 2009
7563161 Control device for actuating at least two items of switchgear in co-ordinated manner, one of which items performs interruption in a vacuum Jul. 21, 2009
7556561 Electronic player interaction area with player customer interaction features Jul. 7, 2009
7540499 Poker games with varying position advantage Jun. 2, 2009
7530894 Method of playing a slot machine game with using wildcard symbols with randomly displayed multiplier values May. 12, 2009
7524243 Central determination poker game Apr. 28, 2009
7520807 Video poker game with a bet doubling option Apr. 21, 2009
7506873 Method for playing poker Mar. 24, 2009
7507153 Mahjong game system and mahjong ranking list display method Mar. 24, 2009
7503846 Video poker system and method with bet allocation Mar. 17, 2009
7500912 Video poker system and method with multiple concurrent starting hands Mar. 10, 2009
7494410 System and method for skill based games of chance Feb. 24, 2009
7488246 Super royal video poker Feb. 10, 2009
7481433 Poker style card game and method of play Jan. 27, 2009

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