09472055 cites 249 patents.

Systems in accordance with embodiments of the invention operate a controlled entity hybrid game including an entertainment software controller connected by a network to a game world controller, and constructed to: execute an entertainment game; convey actions taken by the player, wherein the actions include the player's instruction of a controlled entity, wherein upon consumption of the enabling element, a wager is triggered in the gambling game; and the game world controller connected to a real world controller and connected by the network to the entertainment software controller, wherein the game world controller is constructed to: receive the actions taken by the player; trigger the wager of the amount of real world credits in the gambling game; accumulate an amount of the enabling element in a reserve enabling element reservoir; and allow access in the entertainment game to the amount of enabling element on passing one or more transport tests.

Title
Initiation modes for a credit and enabling system for virtual constructs
Application Number
14/740078
Publication Number
9472055 (B2)
Application Date
June 15, 2015
Publication Date
October 18, 2016
Inventor
Caitlyn Ross
Watertown
MA, US
Eric Meyerhofer
Pasadena
CA, US
Miles Arnone
Sherborn
MA, US
Agent
Frank Cire
Assignee
Gamblit Gaming
CA, US
IPC
G07F 17/32
A63F 13/00
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