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Chris Blackburn
Peter R Anderson, Christopher W Blackburn, Robert T Davis, Christopher J Frattinger, Timothy J Holman, Suzanne J Ruebusch, Terry D Warkentin: Display of the status of gaming machines. WMS Gaming, Nixon Peabody, March 12, 2013: US08393960 (2 worldwide citation)

A controller of gaming machines includes an input/output module adapted to receive signals that represent a current status of a parameter of the gaming machines. A microprocessing unit generates for each gaming machine(s) an icon having variable visual indicia indicative of a value of the parameter ...


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Chris Blackburn
Peter R Anderson, Christopher W Blackburn, Robert T Davis, Christopher J Frattinger, Timothy J Hohnan, Suzanne J Ruebusch, Terry D Warkentin: Display of the status of gaming machines. WMS Gaming, Nixon Peabody, July 1, 2010: US20100167817-A1

A controller of gaming machines includes an input/output module adapted to receive signals that represent a current status of a parameter of the gaming machines. A microprocessing unit generates for each gaming machine(s) an icon having variable visual indicia indicative of a value of the parameter ...


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Peter R Anderson, Marwan Ansari, Jeremy Hornik, Joel R Jaffe, Craig J Sylla: Wagering game machine with three-dimensional wagering game effects. WMS Gaming, Schwegman Lundberg & Woessner P A, May 22, 2012: US08182339 (172 worldwide citation)

Systems and methods provide three-dimensional transformations on graphical images. The transformations may vary in accordance with various wagering game functions.


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John P Nicastro, John P Nicastro II, Peter R Anderson, Michael P Casey, John J Giobbi: Maze-based game for a gaming machine. WMS Gaming, Jenkens & Gilchrist, April 29, 2003: US06554704 (154 worldwide citation)

A maze-based game of chance for a gaming machine is controlled by a processor in response to a wager. The maze-based game includes an award-generating indicator movable along a plurality of different intersecting paths. The plurality of paths contain a plurality of consumable elements. The award-gen ...


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Allon G Englman, Larry J Pacey, Peter R Anderson, Jeremy M Hornik: Gaming machine having a community game with side wagering. WMS Gaming, Nixon Peabody, August 24, 2010: US07780531 (64 worldwide citation)

A gaming system includes at least one community display, a first gaming machine, and a second gaming machine. The at least one community display displays a communal game that includes a plurality of elements. At least some of the plurality of elements have a communal value associated therewith. The ...


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Larry J Pacey, Joel R Jaffe, Shridhar P Joshi, Allon G Englman, Peter R Anderson: Wagering game system with community gaming system. WMS Gaming, Nixon Peabody, November 15, 2011: US08057294 (53 worldwide citation)

A gaming system for playing a wagering game and a community-event includes a plurality of gaming machines configured to participate in a community-event game. A controller is configured to determine eligibility of each of the plurality of gaming machines to play a community-event. At least one of th ...


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Peter R Anderson, Allon G Englman: Wagering game with time-based bonus. WMS Gaming, Nixon Peabody, April 26, 2011: US07931530 (22 worldwide citation)

A gaming system for playing a wagering game includes a display and a controller. The display displays a base game of the wagering game in response to receiving a wager input from a player. The controller is coupled to the display and, in response to receiving the wager input, is programmed to increm ...


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Peter R Anderson, Brandon C Estes, Christian P Gyrling, William A Hoefferle, Shridhar P Joshi: Gaming machine having manufacturer-limited gaming parameter values selectable by an operator during gaming machine set-up. WMS Gaming, Nixon Peabody, December 25, 2007: US07311601 (21 worldwide citation)

The invention provides a gaming machine having manufacturer-limited parameter values or parameter value combinations selectable by an operator during gaming machine set-up. The parameter values preferably include different maximum pay lines associated with different denominations and are limited to ...


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Peter R Anderson: Streaming video for electronic gaming machines with real-time interactive control. WMS Gaming, Nixon Peabody, April 10, 2012: US08152631 (14 worldwide citation)

An illustrative method provides real-time streaming video generated and transmitted from a server to an electronic gaming machine (EGM) that permits wagering on games. The EGM transmits a video request to the server during the play of a first game on the EGM. The video request includes information t ...


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Peter R Anderson, Allon G Englman, Benjamin T Gomez, Joel R Jaffe, Daniel P Louie: Gaming system having multiple wagering games with shared features. WMS Gaming, Nixon Peabody, March 5, 2013: US08388435 (13 worldwide citation)

A method of playing a wagering game comprises receiving a wager, and generating a randomly selected first outcome of a first wagering game, the first outcome comprising a first plurality of symbols arranged in a first matrix. The method further comprises generating a randomly selected second outcome ...