07169041 is referenced by 148 patents and cites 108 patents.

Methods of weighting odds in shared bonus events and gaming systems and devices configured for weighting odds in shared bonus events. A number of participations or entries by the same gaming machine or player entity may be obtained for a shared bonus event in association with play of a base or primary game, allowing the odds of winning the shared bonus event to be weighted.

Title
Method and system for weighting odds to specific gaming entities in a shared bonus event
Application Number
10/5213
Publication Number
7169041 (B2)
Application Date
December 4, 2001
Publication Date
January 30, 2007
Inventor
Alan D Williams
Las Vegas
NV, US
Charlotte S Centuori
Henderson
NV, US
Lee E Cannon
Bozeman
MT, US
Michael T Tessmer
Bozeman
MT, US
Agent
Marshall Gerstein & Borun
Assignee
IGT
NV, US
IPC
A63F 9/24
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