06173955 is referenced by 522 patents and cites 29 patents.

A method for playing a stand-alone and a bonus casino poker dice having X dice, each of the X dice having F faces with a different symbol thereon so as to form a set {S} of symbols on each of the X dice. The method of the present invention includes the steps of placing a wager; rolling the dice; holding none, any, or all of the rolled dice; ending the casino poker dice game when the dice are all held or when re-rolling occurs Y times; paying any winning combinations of symbols based on the placed wager and in response to the step of ending the game; re-rolling the non-held dice when less than all the X dice are held; and repeating various of these steps until the game ends. Variations on this basic method are set forth for stand-alone games, bonus games, used in conjunction with underlying gaming machines, and playing a bonus game of the present invention in parallel with an underlying game so that a number of hands are played.

Title
Poker dice casino game method of play
Application Number
9/218506
Publication Number
6173955 (B1)
Application Date
December 22, 1998
Publication Date
January 16, 2001
Inventor
Olaf Vancura
Las Vegas
NV, US
Kenneth Allan Perrie
Groton
CT, US
Agent
Dorr Carson Sloan & Birney P C
US
Assignee
Mikohn Gaming Corporation
NV, US
IPC
A63F 9/04
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