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Number: 463/19
Name: Amusement devices: games > Including means for processing electronic data (e.g., computer/video game, etc.) > In a chance application > Lot match or lot combination (e.g., roulette, lottery, etc.) > Plural lots (e.g., keno, etc.) > Plural matches create pattern (e.g., bingo, etc.)
Description: Subject matter wherein each of the plural lots is compared with a subset of a design, picture, array--or an arrangement of form, color, indicia or other predetermined characteristic--for a possible match; and further wherein the outcome of the game or amusement is determined by the attainment of a combination of more than one lot/subset match such that the combination establishes a particular arrangement of form, color, or other chosen characteristic according to a predetermined rule or rules.

Patents under this class:
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Patent Number Title Of Patent Date Issued
6669560 Device for manufacturing playing counters and drawing sequences in a lottery Dec. 30, 2003
6666767 Method of playing a game involving forming a matrix display of identifiers and comparing to group of randomly selected identifiers Dec. 23, 2003
6663489 Gaming device having an award distributor and an award accumulator bonus game Dec. 16, 2003
6659458 Perpetual seal card game Dec. 9, 2003
6656040 Parallel games on a gaming device Dec. 2, 2003
6656044 Bingo/poker game Dec. 2, 2003
6656045 Method and system for storing preselected numbers for use in games of bingo Dec. 2, 2003
6648753 Method of playing a group participation game Nov. 18, 2003
6648756 High/low number game Nov. 18, 2003
6645072 Portable electronic bingo device Nov. 11, 2003
6616531 Method and apparatus for playing one game and using elements from the one game to play at least another game Sep. 9, 2003
6612578 Bingo-style word game Sep. 2, 2003
6612931 Game system provided with message exchange function, game apparatus used in the game system, message exchange system, and computer readable storage medium Sep. 2, 2003
6609973 Gaming device with bingo bonus game Aug. 26, 2003
6607440 Method and apparatus for identifying a winner in a bingo game Aug. 19, 2003
6599189 Numbers drawing machine Jul. 29, 2003
6599188 Progressive bingo Jul. 29, 2003
6585590 Method and system for operating a bingo game on the internet Jul. 1, 2003
6582305 Blackout bingo with winner determined by date Jun. 24, 2003
6581935 Electronic bingo game and method Jun. 24, 2003
6569017 Method for assigning prizes in bingo-type games May. 27, 2003
6524185 Security system for bingo-type games Feb. 25, 2003
6503146 System and method for facilitating casino team play Jan. 7, 2003
6500067 Voucher gaming system Dec. 31, 2002
6482088 Method and apparatus for identifying a winner in a bingo game Nov. 19, 2002
6478677 Numerical total keno game Nov. 12, 2002
6475085 Numerical total high/low lottery game Nov. 5, 2002
6461241 Gaming device having a primary game scheme involving a symbol generator and secondary award triggering games Oct. 8, 2002
6454649 Gaming device and method using programmable display switch Sep. 24, 2002
6450883 Operation of gaming machines Sep. 17, 2002
6416408 Method of playing a group participation game Jul. 9, 2002
6398644 Pattern reverse keno game method of play Jun. 4, 2002
6398646 Method and system for storing preselected numbers for use in games of bingo Jun. 4, 2002
6398645 Electronic video bingo with multi-card play ability Jun. 4, 2002
6368214 Method and device for playing a keno game in which a player is charged for performing game playing actions Apr. 9, 2002
6368218 Interactive gaming system Apr. 9, 2002
6364765 Electronic amusement device offering secondary game of chance and method for operating same Apr. 2, 2002
6354941 Electronic system for a game of chance Mar. 12, 2002
6346043 Image matching game method and apparatus Feb. 12, 2002
6309299 Gaming device and method for individual, head to head and tournament play Oct. 30, 2001
6306038 Gaming system for remote players Oct. 23, 2001
6305687 Seal card game and method of playing same Oct. 23, 2001
6296250 Sports game of skill and chance Oct. 2, 2001
6283855 Method for playing a game Sep. 4, 2001
6280328 Cashless computerized video game system and method Aug. 28, 2001
6280325 Computer network management of wide-area multi-player bingo game Aug. 28, 2001
6264561 Electronic game licensing apparatus and method Jul. 24, 2001
6257980 Method and apparatus for identifying a winner in a bingo game Jul. 10, 2001
6220959 Floater bonus poker Apr. 24, 2001
6203428 Video gaming device having multiple stacking features Mar. 20, 2001

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