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Number: 463/9
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.)
Description: An electronic data processing application that requires from a participant a decision making process in the management or planning of a scheme, trick, or course of action, or the solution to a puzzle, question, or other perplexing situation.

Sub-classes under this class:

Class Number Class Name Patents
463/14 Chess- or checker-type 46
463/15 Geometric maze 47
463/10 With chance element or event (e.g., backgammon, scrabble, etc.) 139

Patents under this class:
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Patent Number Title Of Patent Date Issued
8002618 Method of and system for conducting multiple contests of skill with a single performance Aug. 23, 2011
7997969 System and method for implementing a game for financial data extraction Aug. 16, 2011
7997970 Interactive three dimensional gaming device with recessed chambers Aug. 16, 2011
7988546 Media containing puzzles in the form of clips Aug. 2, 2011
7985127 Golf solitaire video game Jul. 26, 2011
7980930 On-line game based on words, making use of a search engine Jul. 19, 2011
7980931 Social networking methods using color pair personality profiles Jul. 19, 2011
7980947 Flexible determination of progressive awards Jul. 19, 2011
7979145 Method of script selection Jul. 12, 2011
7976370 Method for performing games Jul. 12, 2011
7972205 Search engine crossword puzzle Jul. 5, 2011
7967670 Special video-game system for learning, entertainment and advertising Jun. 28, 2011
7963835 GNOSI games Jun. 21, 2011
7963838 Bonus game for gaming machine providing player with deal or no deal options Jun. 21, 2011
7955175 Role based game play on a social network Jun. 7, 2011
7950991 Game performing method, storage medium, game apparatus, data signal and program May. 31, 2011
7946910 Substantially simultaneous intermittent contest May. 24, 2011
7942746 Network game system May. 17, 2011
7927202 Video game processing apparatus, a method and a computer program product for processing a video game Apr. 19, 2011
7922570 Fantasy sports auction system Apr. 12, 2011
7892097 Adventure sequence activities Feb. 22, 2011
7892095 Displaying information to a selected player in a multi-player game on a commonly viewed display device Feb. 22, 2011
7892079 Detect-point-click (DPC) based gaming systems and techniques Feb. 22, 2011
7887421 Video game control system and a video game control server Feb. 15, 2011
7887419 Game achievements system Feb. 15, 2011
7887409 Gaming device having game with player selections and award pools Feb. 15, 2011
7887403 Method and system for controlling a game involving battles Feb. 15, 2011
7887058 Methods of playing drawing games and electronic game systems adapted to interactively provide the same Feb. 15, 2011
7878891 Generating polyomino video game pieces and puzzle pieces from digital photos to create photominoes Feb. 1, 2011
7878908 Multiplexed secure video game play distribution Feb. 1, 2011
7874900 Displaying 3D characters in gaming machines Jan. 25, 2011
7877509 Balancing distribution of participants in a gaming environment Jan. 25, 2011
7871322 Game program and game device Jan. 18, 2011
7862415 Method and apparatus for electronic puzzle device Jan. 4, 2011
7865423 Systems and methods for providing investment opportunities Jan. 4, 2011
7857692 Media containing puzzles in the form of clips Dec. 28, 2010
7854653 System and method for playing a role-playing game Dec. 21, 2010
7846021 Game apparatus, game element generation method, program and recording medium Dec. 7, 2010
7846014 Electronic investment and trading game with entertainment and educational purpose Dec. 7, 2010
7841940 Human test based on human conceptual capabilities Nov. 30, 2010
7828641 Program for controlling execution of a game, and a game machine for executing the program Nov. 9, 2010
7828659 Game device, control method of computer, and information storage medium Nov. 9, 2010
7824267 Method and apparatus for gaming machines with a tournament play bonus feature Nov. 2, 2010
7824268 Live hosted online multiplayer game Nov. 2, 2010
7819736 Financial trading game Oct. 26, 2010
7819734 Jukebox entertainment system having multiple choice games relating to music Oct. 26, 2010
7819733 Systems and methods wherein a reconfiguration rule is not indicated during at least a portion of game play Oct. 26, 2010
7819731 Method for generating game element from photographed image Oct. 26, 2010
7811167 System and method for saving status of paused game of chance Oct. 12, 2010
7811174 Method and apparatus for managing data in a gaming system Oct. 12, 2010

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