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John Acres: Method for providing incentive to play gaming devices connected by a network to a host computer. Acres Gaming Incorporated, Marger Johnson & McCollom PC, June 12, 2001: US06244958 (634 worldwide citation)

A method for providing incentive to players of networked slot machines includes a card reader associated with each machine and a card associated with each player. A player account accessible by a host computer on the network is created which associates the player's card with the account. A pred ...


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John Acres: Method for providing incentive to play gaming devices connected by a network to a host computer. Acres Gaming, Marger Johnson & McCollom PC, August 13, 2002: US06431983 (442 worldwide citation)

A method for providing incentive to players of networked slot machines includes a card reader associated with each machine and a card associated with each player. A player account accessible by a host computer on the network is created which associates the player's card with the account. A pred ...


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John Acres: Method for providing incentive to play gaming devices connected by a network to a host computer. Acres Gaming Incorporated, Marger Johnson & McCollom P C, October 5, 2004: US06800030 (269 worldwide citation)

A card reader is associated with each gaming machine on a network and a card is associated with each player. A player account accessible by a host computer on the network is created that associates the player's card with the account. A promotional credit is applied to the player's account. ...


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John Acres: Method for providing incentive to play gaming devices connected by a network to a host computer. Marger Johnson & Mccollom PC, October 18, 2001: US20010031664-A1

A method for providing incentive to players of networked slot machines includes a card reader associated with each machine and a card associated with each player. A player account accessible by a host computer on the network is created which associates the player's card with the account. A predeterm ...


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John Acres: Method for providing incentive to play gaming devices connected by a network to a host computer. Marger Johnson & Mccollom PC, June 5, 2003: US20030104862-A1

A method for providing incentive to players of networked slot machines includes a card reader associated with each machine and a card associated with each player. A player account accessible by a host computer on the network is created which associates the player's card with the account. A predeterm ...


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John F Acres: Method for providing incentive to play gaming devices connected by a network to a host computer. Marger Johnson & McCollom PC, April 11, 2002: US20020042300-A2

Abstract of Disclosure A method for providing incentive to players of networked slot machines includes a card reader associated with each machine and a card associated with each player. A player account accessible by a host computer on the network is created which associates the player's card with t ...


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John Acres: Method for providing incentive to play gaming devices connected by a network to a host computer. Acres Gaming Incorporated, Marger Johnson & Mccollom PC, May 12, 2005: US20050101374-A1

A method for providing incentive to players of networked slot machines includes a card reader associated with each machine and a card associated with each player. A player account accessible by a host computer on the network is created which associates the player's card with the account. A predeterm ...


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John Acres: Method for providing incentive to play gaming devices connected by a network to a host computer. Igt, Weaver Austin Villeneuve & Sampson, January 29, 2009: US20090029765-A1

A method for providing incentive to players of networked slot machines includes a card reader associated with each machine and a card associated with each player. A player account accessible by a host computer on the network is created which associates the player's card with the account. A predeterm ...