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A distributed game network comprising a master game device and a number of slave game devices. The slave game device is capable of playing concurrently a number of menu selectable card and chance games, such as poker, bingo, blackjack, and keno. The slave game device receives commands and random data, such as bingo patterns and called bingo and keno numbers, from the master game device and sends the local game status and accounting information to the master game device. The slave game device is equipped with a touch screen display and a smart game card interface. The smart game card associated with the slave game device has an imbedded microprocessor keeping track of wagers and outcomes of the game. The touch screen display exhibits the status of the games being played in display windows and accepts player's commands including menu selections and bingo and keno card marks.

Title
Concurrent game network
Application Number
826269
Publication Number
4856787
Application Date
May 3, 1988
Publication Date
August 15, 1989
Inventor
Boris Itkis
Arcadia
CA, US
Agent
Roylance Abrams Berdo & Goodman
Assignee
Yuri Itkis
CA, US
IPC
A63F 3/06
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