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The present invention relates to a method for playing an interactive real time distributed game including receiving at a scoring database a next play prediction for a sporting event from a remote terminal, determining an actual play outcome for the sporting event, transmitting an actual play outcome representation to the remote terminal, and scoring the play prediction based on the actual play outcome and a predetermined offensive scoring ruleset. In one embodiment, the sporting event is a football game.

Title
Method and apparatus for interactive real time distributed gaming
Application Number
9/989258
Publication Number
6840861 (B2)
Application Date
November 20, 2001
Publication Date
January 11, 2005
Inventor
José Maria de Veiga Fernandes
Los Angles, 90025
CA, US
Kent Wilcoxson Jordan
Playa Del Rey, 90293
CA, US
Agent
McAndrews Held & Malloy
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