09058723 is referenced by 2 patents and cites 241 patents.

Systems and methods in accordance with embodiments of the invention operate a controlled entity hybrid game. A controlled entity hybrid game includes a real world engine constructed to provide a randomly generated payout of real world credits from at least one wager in a gambling game, an entertainment software engine constructed to execute an entertainment game providing outcomes based upon a player's skillful execution of the entertainment game; and a game world engine constructed to manage the entertainment software engine and communicate, to the gambling game, a gameplay gambling event occurrence based upon a player's instruction of a controlled entity to consume an element of the entertainment game that triggers a wager in the gambling game, and change the element on the basis of the randomly generated payout and an entertainment game variable.

Title
Credit and enabling system for virtual constructs in a hybrid game
Application Number
14/174813
Publication Number
9058723 (B2)
Application Date
February 6, 2014
Publication Date
June 16, 2015
Inventor
Caitlyn Ross
Watertown
MA, US
Eric Meyerhofer
Pasadena
CA, US
Miles Arnone
Sherborn
MA, US
Agent
Dwight Kim
Assignee
Gamblit Gaming
CA, US
IPC
G07F 17/32
A63F 9/00
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