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Richard Jay Schneider, Rex Carlson: Gaming apparatus and method including a player interactive bonus game. Casino Data Systems, Bernhard Kreten, July 18, 2000: US06089976 (913 worldwide citation)

A gaming apparatus and method including a primary game and a player interactive bonus game actuated by a qualifying outcome of the primary game and including a bonus award display showing a multiplicity of images displayed on a video monitor from which a player selects until achieving a pair of matc ...


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Steven A Weiss: Progressive gaming system tailored for use in multiple remote sites: apparatus and method. Casino Data Systems, Bernhard Kreten, March 18, 1997: US05611730 (762 worldwide citation)

A progressive gaming system (10) which enables slot machines (100) at a variety of independent non-restricted gaming locations (casino sites) (80) to contribute to and compete for a set of common jackpots. The system (10) provides a secure and reliable real-time progressive system that is capable of ...


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Steven A Weiss: Interactive gaming device. Casino Data Systems, Bernhard Kreten, June 30, 1998: US05772509 (596 worldwide citation)

An interactive gaming device allowing a dynamic exchange between player and the gaming device including a plurality of first gaming machines all driven by a random number generator and a second gaming means capable of being influenced by any of the players engaged in the first gaming devices upon qu ...


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Robert Guinn, David Richards: Automated tournament gaming system: apparatus and method. Casino Data Systems, Bernhard Kreten, March 21, 2000: US06039648 (540 worldwide citation)

An apparatus and method for an automated tournament gaming system (10) comprising a central server computer (20) operatively coupled to, inter alia, a plurality of gaming machine G.sub.1, G.sub.2 . . . G.sub.N for automatically harnessing any of the gaming machines for automatically inciting and run ...


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Steven A Weiss, Robert M Dickenson, Rex R Carlson: Gaming device. Casino Data Systems, Bernhard Kreten, November 7, 2000: US06142873 (505 worldwide citation)

A gaming device and method which provides a player with an opportunity of an enhanced output based on a display of a first predetermined value on a first display which subsequently activates a second display controllable to a certain extent by the player. The second display provides the player with ...


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Steven A Weiss: Multi-line, multi-reel gaming device. Casino Data Systems, Bernhard Kreten, May 8, 2001: US06227971 (464 worldwide citation)

A gaming device and method that allows a primary display and secondary display to be correlated to the extent that symbols of the primary display have vectors which direct that symbol associated with the vector onto the secondary display. The secondary display remains constant through successive gam ...


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Steven A Weiss: Automatically varying multiple theoretical expectations on a gaming device: apparatus and method. Casino Data Systems, Bernhard Kreten, November 10, 1998: US05833538 (458 worldwide citation)

An apparatus and method for automatically switching between any of a plurality of theoretical expectations on a gaming or amusement device of the kind where the outcome is determined by a combination of random or pseudo-random events yielding an associated score from a table of values. Any one of a ...


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Steven A Weiss: Method and apparatus for gaming in a series of sessions. Casino Data Systems, Bernhard Kreten, December 26, 2000: US06165071 (437 worldwide citation)

A method and apparatus which allows player gaming to transpire over a series of sessions without a player losing credit for performances in earlier sessions. A player card carries thereon the current status of the player's performance during the course of previous sessions and it updated during subs ...


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Steven A Weiss, Rex R Carlson: Gaming device security system: apparatus and method. Casino Data Systems, Bernhard Kreten, June 6, 2000: US06071190 (407 worldwide citation)

A gaming device security system is disclosed which includes two processing areas linked together and communicating critical gaming functions via a security protocol wherein each transmitted gaming function includes a specific encrypted signature to be decoded and validated before being processed by ...


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Steven A Weiss: Cooperative group gaming system: apparatus and method. Casino Data Systems, Bernhard Kreten, June 20, 2000: US06077162 (395 worldwide citation)

A cooperative group gaming apparatus and method therefore including a plurality of gaming machines including means for individual play, means for communal play and communal payout means influenced by any gaming machine participating in cooperative group play, said plurality of gaming machines operat ...