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Jay S Walker, James A Jorasch, Magdalena Mik: Gaming device and method of operation thereof. Walker Digital, Dean Alderucci, Kurt M Maschoff, May 30, 2000: US06068552 (720 worldwide citation)

A gaming device such as a video based slot machine provides a player the ability to modify at least one parameter of the slot machine. The slot machine then modifies other parameters to ensure a desired house advantage. Odds, payout schedules and wager amounts may be customized by a player, and the ...


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Jay S Walker, James A Jorasch, Magdalena Mik: Method and apparatus for team play of slot machines. Walker Digital, Dean Alderucci, Nandu A Talwalkar, November 7, 2000: US06142872 (613 worldwide citation)

Slot machines for enabling team play by a plurality of slot machine players are disclosed. The game results of each team player are combined in a predefined manner to obtain a team game result. The game results of each player may be combined on a "per-spin" basis, or collected for each team player o ...


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Jay S Walker, Magdalena Mik, Jason Krantz, James A Jorasch: Patient care delivery system. Walker Digital, Dean P Alderucci, October 16, 2001: US06302844 (480 worldwide citation)

A method and apparatus for analyzing data from remote monitoring equipment, such as patient telemetry devices, and determining (i) whether an anomalous event has occurred, (ii) if an anomalous event has occurred, whether a physician should be contacted, and (iii) if a physician should be contacted, ...


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Jay S Walker, James A Jorasch, Magdalena Mik, Jason Krantz: System and method for facilitating casino team play. Walker Digital, Steven M Santisi, March 27, 2001: US06206782 (434 worldwide citation)

A method is disclosed for facilitating group play by a team of members associated with a casino slot club. The method includes the steps of identifying the team members, identifying a set of rules designated by the team for rewarding the team members when a payout is due to one of the team members, ...


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Jay S Walker, James A Jorasch, Magdalena Mik: Electronic amusement device and method for enhanced slot machine play. Walker Digital, Steven M Santisi, Dean P Alderucci, March 20, 2001: US06203430 (359 worldwide citation)

An electronic amusement device and a method for operating the device are disclosed. In accordance with one embodiment, a slot machine identifies a tracked symbol and initializes a running count representing active occurrences of the tracked symbol generated during a play session. During the session, ...


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Jay S Walker, James A Jorasch, Magdalena Mik: Method and apparatus for team play of slot machines. Walker Digital, Dean P Alderucci, November 6, 2001: US06312332 (352 worldwide citation)

A method of operating slot machines permits a machine to be identified as available for team play. Upon being identified for team play, the machine is grouped with other slot machines and subject to bonus conditions dependent on the team play. Bonus conditions typically including selected bonus outc ...


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James A Jorasch, Jay S Walker, Magdalena Mik, Jason C Krantz: System and method for automatically initiating game play on an electronic gaming device. Walker Digital, Dean P Alderucci, November 13, 2001: US06315662 (321 worldwide citation)

An electronic gaming device, such as a slot machine, is provided which initiates a game without input from a player. After initiating the game, the device may present one or more active game elements, such as rotating slot reels, to the player. The device determines an outcome of the game correspond ...


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James A Jorasch, John M Packes Jr, Magdalena Mik: Method and apparatus for a progressive jackpot determinant. Walker Digital, Steven M Santisi, March 20, 2001: US06203010 (320 worldwide citation)

A gaming device awards the players that hit the jackpot winning combination the base value of the progressive jackpot rather than the current amount. The progressive nature of the jackpot system does not affect a player's winning amount until after the win takes place. A player who wins the pro ...


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Jay S Walker, James A Jorasch, Magdalena Mik, Stephen C Tulley, Robert R Lech: Electronic amusement device offering secondary game of chance and method for operating same. Walker Digital, Dean P Alderucci, April 2, 2002: US06364765 (302 worldwide citation)

An electronic amusement device and a method for operating the device are disclosed. In accordance with the present invention, a slot machine server controls a secondary game of chance played at a client slot machine. The server receives a player identifier corresponding to a player and a client iden ...


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Jay S Walker, James A Jorasch, Magdalena Mik: Method and apparatus for team play of slot machines. Walker Digital, Dean P Alderucci, March 26, 2002: US06361441 (300 worldwide citation)

Slot machines for enabling team play by a plurality of slot machine players are disclosed. The game results of each team player are combined in a predefined manner to obtain a team game result. The game results of each player may be combined on a “per-spin” basis, or collected for each team player o ...