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A progressive gaming system with wide applicability to a potentially large number of players is provided. A three-level hierarchy can be used in which a portion of wagers and individual terminals are earmarked for contribution to a progressive jackpot, each casino is allotted one chance at a prize for each threshold amount of contribution and a win/loss decision is made, for each such chance, by a central computer system.

Title
Progressive gaming system
Application Number
600670
Publication Number
5855515
Application Date
September 30, 1996
Publication Date
January 5, 1999
Inventor
Chris D Reddicks
Reno
NV, US
Dwight E Crevelt
Las Vegas
NV, US
Logan L Pease
Reno
NV, US
Agent
Sheridan Ross P C
Assignee
International Game Technology
NV, US
IPC
A63F 9/22
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