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Number: 463/24
Name: Amusement devices: games > Including means for processing electronic data (e.g., computer/video game, etc.) > Suspension or restoration (e.g., power failure resumption, etc.)
Description: Electronic data processing including means for (a) saving or preserving the status quo of a game upon its stoppage (e.g., stoppage due to power failure, stoppage by choice for resumption at a later time, etc.) for the purpose of resuming the game at a later time or (b) restarting a game with either the same status existing upon stoppage or another selectable status.

Patents under this class:
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Patent Number Title Of Patent Date Issued
8702502 Authenticating files in wagering game machines Apr. 22, 2014
8690662 Methods and apparatus for facilitating a payout at a gaming device using audio / video content Apr. 8, 2014
8684821 Pause and resume schemes for gesture-based game Apr. 1, 2014
8684826 Wagering game with persistent state of game assets affecting other players Apr. 1, 2014
8678917 Method, apparatus, and computer readable storage to determine and/or update slot machine configurations using historical, and/or current, and/or predicted future data Mar. 25, 2014
8678928 System and method to deliver video games Mar. 25, 2014
8668569 Number selection game with redraw and feature award rounds Mar. 11, 2014
8662995 Electronic dice Mar. 4, 2014
8657679 Class II/class III hybrid gaming machine, system and methods Feb. 25, 2014
8657669 Gaming machine power fail enhancement Feb. 25, 2014
8651955 Game device, control method, and computer program product Feb. 18, 2014
8651959 Presenting and controlling wagering game marketing information Feb. 18, 2014
8622822 Gaming machine, gaming information authentication and acquisition device, and gaming information acquisition device Jan. 7, 2014
8616972 Method for interacting a display with mechanical reels Dec. 31, 2013
8616956 Gaming system with play enhancement icons Dec. 31, 2013
8597105 Gaming machine Dec. 3, 2013
8597110 Gaming system for tracking player activity during virtual sessions at a gaming machine Dec. 3, 2013
8589905 Game device and information processing apparatus Nov. 19, 2013
8579705 Software verification and authentication Nov. 12, 2013
8574062 System and method for saving status of paused game of chance Nov. 5, 2013
8562428 Method and apparatus for awarding component prizes in a gaming environment Oct. 22, 2013
8562441 Secure, parallel, and independent script execution Oct. 22, 2013
8550922 Game removal with game history Oct. 8, 2013
8545327 Amusement device including means for processing electronic data in play of a game in which an outcome is dependant upon card values Oct. 1, 2013
8506385 Regulated gaming trusted energy saving Aug. 13, 2013
8506412 Methods and systems for wireless communication within a gaming machine Aug. 13, 2013
8475264 Wagering game machine upgrade and rollback Jul. 2, 2013
8460091 Remote power reset feature on a gaming machine Jun. 11, 2013
8449397 Secure, parallel, and independent script execution May. 28, 2013
8449398 Secure, parallel, and independent script execution May. 28, 2013
8439744 Wagering game system with pausing feature May. 14, 2013
8425314 Remote gaming eligibility system and method using RFID tags Apr. 23, 2013
8419535 Mobile playing card devices Apr. 16, 2013
8414402 Frame capture of actual game play Apr. 9, 2013
8414391 Communication methods for networked gaming systems Apr. 9, 2013
8409017 Program, and mobile communication terminal Apr. 2, 2013
8403746 Method, apparatus, and computer readable storage to determine and/or update slot machine configurations using historical, and/or current, and/or predicted future data Mar. 26, 2013
8393951 Gaming system having a plurality of gaming machines linked by network and control method thereof Mar. 12, 2013
8388430 System and method for automated play of lottery games Mar. 5, 2013
8382580 Gaming machine with separately settable auxiliary display Feb. 26, 2013
8376835 Sharing wagering game machine resources Feb. 19, 2013
8360855 Method of controlling an update of game code in a gaming system Jan. 29, 2013
8360856 Entertainment apparatus and method Jan. 29, 2013
8328622 Gaming system with play enhancement icons Dec. 11, 2012
8317615 Display device, game system, and game method Nov. 27, 2012
8313371 Method and apparatus for awarding component prizes in a gaming environment Nov. 20, 2012
8308554 Prize redemption kiosk Nov. 13, 2012
8303398 Dynamic power management in a gaming machine Nov. 6, 2012
8275848 System and method for one-way delivery of notifications from server-to-clients using modified multicasts Sep. 25, 2012
8262464 Partially-powered wagering game machines Sep. 11, 2012

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