1
Matthew F Kelly, Bryan M Kelly, Norman B Petermeier, John G Kroeckel, John E Link: Prize redemption system for games. RLT Acquistion, Hickman Beyer & Weaver, October 6, 1998: US05816918 (1221 worldwide citation)

The present invention provides a prize redemption system for use with one or more game apparatuses. A game is provided on a game apparatus for a player to play in exchange for monetary input, and prize credits are credited to the player based on the game outcome. A prize selection menu is then displ ...


2
Matthew F Kelly, Bryan M Kelly, Norman B Petermeier, John G Kroeckel, John E Link: Prize redemption system for games. RLT Acquisition, Hickman Stephens & Coleman, January 18, 2000: US06015344 (574 worldwide citation)

The present invention provides a prize redemption system for use with one or more game apparatuses. A game is provided on a game apparatus for a player to play in exchange for monetary input, and prize credits are credited to the player based on the game. A prize selection menu is displayed by the g ...


3
Matthew F Kelly, Bryan M Kelly, Norman B Petermeier, John G Kroeckel, John E Link: Skill based prize games for wide area networks. RLT Acquisitions, Hickman Stephens & Coleman, December 28, 1999: US06007426 (321 worldwide citation)

The present invention provides a prize redemption system for use with one or more game apparatuses. The prize redemption system includes a server in communication with the game apparatuses to form a wide area network that may include the Internet. A game is provided on a game apparatus for a player ...


4
Bryan M Kelly, Matthew F Kelly, Kevin A Heyes, Steven S Pi: Arcade game having multiple rotating pointers. Acclaim Redemption Games, December 17, 1996: US05584763 (295 worldwide citation)

An arcade game apparatus of the present invention includes a display face having indicia provided thereon and multiple pointers rotatable in opposite directions about a single axis on the display face. Control mechanisms allow a player to start and stop the rotation of the pointers. A game score is ...


5
Bryan M Kelly, Norman B Petermeier, Matthew F Kelly, J Richard Oltmann: Arcade game. Lazer Tron Corporation, Hickman & Beyer, March 8, 1994: US05292127 (291 worldwide citation)

An arcade game including a progressive bonus apparatus connected to a plurality of individual game units. The progressive bonus apparatus receives score contributions from each game unit to increase a progressive score. When players achieve a predetermined task on a game unit, they receive a non-mon ...


6
Matthew F Kelly, Bryan M Kelly: Skill-based card game. RLT Acquisition, Hickman & Martine, March 16, 1999: US05882258 (272 worldwide citation)

A method and apparatus for providing a skill-based card game. A game apparatus displays cards on a display screen. The cards are provided from a deck to played by a player according to rules of the card game, where the player can make moves during the game with the drawn cards. A game score is based ...


7
Matthew F Kelly, Bryan M Kelly, Norman B Petermeier, John G Kroeckel, John E Link: Profile-driven network gaming and prize redemption system. Arcade Planet, Perkins Coie, November 11, 2003: US06645068 (222 worldwide citation)

A method and article of manufacture are provided for implementing a user profile-driven gaming and prize redeeming system. The user profile-driven gaming and prize redemption system allows for the tailoring of a user's experience of playing a computer implemented game on a network gaming system ...


8
Matthew F Kelly, Bryan M Kelly, Norman B Petermeier, John G Kroeckel, John E Link: System, method and article of manufacture for providing a progressive-type prize awarding scheme in an intermittently accessed network game environment. RLT Acquisition, Perkins Coie, September 24, 2002: US06454648 (217 worldwide citation)

The present invention provides a system, method, and article of manufacture for providing a progressive prize awarding and redeeming scheme in an intermittently accessed network gaming system. A host server of a network system transmits a beginning prize credit value and an increment rate which are ...


9
Bryan M Kelly, Norman B Petermeier, Matthew F Kelly, J Richard Oltmann: Multi-game system with progressive bonus. RLT Acquisition, Hickman & Martine, April 28, 1998: US05743523 (178 worldwide citation)

An arcade game including a progressive bonus apparatus connected to a plurality of individual game units. The progressive bonus apparatus receives score contributions from each game unit to increase a progressive score. When players achieve a predetermined task on a game unit, they receive a non-mon ...


10
Matthew F Kelly, Bryan M Kelly, Norman B Petermeier, John G Kroeckel, John E Link: System, method and article of manufacture for tournament play in a network gaming system. Arcade Planet, Oppenheimer Wolff & Donnelly, September 25, 2001: US06293865 (128 worldwide citation)

The present invention provides a system, method and article of manufacture for determining payment for participating in a network gaming tournament. First, a plurality of networked game apparatuses are provided for allowing games to be played by a plurality of players in a tournament. An indication ...