06312334 is referenced by 784 patents and cites 30 patents.

A method of playing a video wagering game is disclosed. The method includes at least a first and second segment, the method comprising the steps of:

placing a wager to participate in a video wagering game;

playing the first segment of the video wagering game;

continuing play of the first segment until at least one predetermined condition has been met;

assigning a payout based on at least one predetermined winning outcome of the first segment;

playing the second segment of the video wagering game when the at least one predetermined condition has been met;

wherein at least a portion of said payout of the first segment is used as a wager in a second segment video wagering game in which a visually different screen format is used in play of a different game in the play of the second segment; and

after play of the second segment video wagering game, a second segment payout is assigned based on at least a predetermined outcome of play of the second segment video wagering game.

Title
Method of playing a multi-stage video wagering game
Application Number
9/157651
Publication Number
6312334 (B1)
Application Date
September 21, 1998
Publication Date
November 6, 2001
Inventor
Mark L Yoseloff
1900 Grey Eagle St., Henderson
NV, US
Agent
Mark A Litman & Assoc P A
US
IPC
A63F 9/22
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