08172671 is referenced by 8 patents and cites 198 patents.

Systems and methods are provided allowing a player to play a gaming device and receive a predetermined number of outcomes in exchange for a payment. The gaming device generates at least the predetermined number of outcomes, and adjusts a balance of the player device based on the outcomes. The player can continue playing regardless of whether the balance is less than zero.

Title
Method and apparatus for facilitating play of a gaming device
Application Number
10/908957
Publication Number
8172671 (B2)
Application Date
June 2, 2005
Publication Date
May 8, 2012
Inventor
Norman C Gilman
North Haledon
NJ, US
Steven M Santisi
Ridgefield
CT, US
Stephen C Tulley
Fairfield
CT, US
Geoffrey M Gelman
Boston
MA, US
Daniel E Tedesco
Huntington
CT, US
James A Jorasch
New York
NY, US
Jay S Walker
Ridgefield
CT, US
Agent
Magdalene M Fincham
Fincham Downs
Assignee
Walker Digital
CT, US
IPC
A63F 13/00
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