US Patent No: 7,311,598

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Gaming system having multiple gaming devices that share a multi-outcome display

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A gaming device system in which a plurality of gaming devices are linked by a common bonus event is provided. In one embodiment, the linked gaming device system includes a shared symbol generation display that is positioned adjacent to each of a plurality of associated gaming devices and has a plurality of sections and values displayed at each section. Upon a triggering of the bonus event, any player eligible to participate in the bonus may achieve an outcome generated from the bonus event including the shared display. When the shared display is activated, it simultaneously generates a separate or individual outcome associated with each of the gaming devices. The outcomes are spatially related to one another so that a random generation of an outcome associated with one gaming device automatically generates random outcomes associated with each gaming device. Each gaming device however receives the outcome only if it has participated in the random generation.

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IGTRENO, NV3109

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Inventor(s)

Inventor Name Address # of filed Patents Total Citations
Baerlocher, Anthony J Reno, NV 633 46492
Brill, Zeke Reno, NV 22 1596
Carlisle, Christopher D Reno, NV 31 1198
Elias, Hans Reno, NV 70 1777
Kaminkow, Joseph E Reno, NV 189 13556
LeSourd, Kehl T Reno, NV 54 1574
MacVittie, Michael Las Vegas, NV 50 2837
Rodgers, Paulina Reno, NV 96 4113
Tedsen, Kirk A Reno, NV 44 1439
Wagner, Eric L Sparks, NV 30 1264

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7,901,282 Gaming device having competitive/bonus matching game 16 2006
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* 2008/0248,844 FORMATION AND USE OF FORMAL PARTNERSHIPS FOR PLAY GAMES 11 2007
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7,896,734 Gaming system having multiple gaming devices that share a multi-outcome display 17 2007
7,771,270 Gaming system having multiple gaming devices that share a multi-outcome display 12 2007
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7,713,124 Gaming system and method for providing group play with divided bonus features 9 2007
* 7,690,977 Gaming system and method for providing multiple players multiple bonus awards 9 2007
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8,602,865 Gaming system and method providing a group bonus event for linked gaming devices 0 2007
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8,651,947 Gaming system and method providing a multiple-player bonus redemption game 2 2007
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8,118,666 Gaming system, gaming devices, and method for providing an enhanced multiple-player bonus redemption game 7 2008
8,496,519 Gaming system and method for providing a bonus event triggered by a continuous communal game 3 2008
8,079,903 Gaming system, gaming device and method of providing selection game with interdependent award distribution 8 2008
8,393,968 Gaming system, gaming device and method for providing a strategy game having a plurality of awards 3 2008
8,070,593 Gaming system, gaming device and method for providing group event with individual group event eligibility timers 4 2008
7,976,379 Gaming system and method having configurable bonus game triggering outcomes 8 2008
8,210,935 Gaming system, gaming device and method of providing collectors and tokens associated with collectors 4 2008
8,382,572 Gaming system and method for providing a community bonus event 12 2008
8,287,364 Gaming system, gaming device, and method for providing a game in which a player collects emblems by positioning accumulators in a field 11 2008
8,262,458 Gaming system, gaming device and gaming method providing additional award opportunities for an activation of a symbol generator based on an occurrence of a triggering event 2 2008
8,157,646 Gaming system and method for providing a progressive award multiple times before resetting the displayed value of the provided progressive award 4 2009
8,118,662 Gaming system, gaming device and method for providing player selection of modifiers to game components 11 2009
7,753,784 Gaming device having progressive awards and supplemental awards 8 2009
8,353,762 Gaming system, gaming device and gaming method providing additional award opportunities for an activation of a symbol generator based on an occurrence of a triggering event 1 2009
8,192,279 Multi-player bingo game with optional progressive jackpot wager 8 2009
8,342,947 Gaming system, gaming device and method for determining an outcome of a secondary game based on one or more events which occur in association with a primary game 3 2009
8,313,368 Gaming systems, gaming devices and methods with non-competitive play and optional competitive play 5 2010
8,197,326 Multi-player bingo game with multiple alternate outcome displays 8 2010
8,371,938 Gaming system having a common display, a first bonus game or a first bonus game paytable and an option to purchase a second bonus game or a second bonus game paytable with relatively expected higher values 2 2010
8,579,709 Multi-player bingo game with progressive jackpots 1 2011
8,360,850 Gaming system and method having configurable bonus game triggering outcomes 0 2011
8,298,081 Gaming system, gaming device and method for providing multiple display event indicators 2 2011
8,771,051 Video and mechanical spinning bonus wheel 1 2011
8,784,183 Gaming system, gaming device, and method for displaying indications of awards that could have been won 0 2011
8,986,107 Gaming system, gaming device and method for providing a multiple player, multiple game bonusing environment 0 2011
8,905,831 Gaming system, gaming device, and method for providing a multiple player persistent game 0 2011
8,790,177 Gaming system, gaming device and method for providing a multiple player, multiple game bonusing environment 0 2011
8,662,980 Gaming system, gaming device, and method for providing a multiple player persistent game 0 2011
8,545,313 Gaming system, gaming device and method for providing a multiple player, multiple game bonusing environment 0 2011
8,517,818 Gaming system, gaming device and method for providing a multiple player, multiple game bonusing environment 1 2011
8,491,381 Gaming system, gaming device and method for providing a multiple player, multiple game bonusing environment 3 2011
8,475,265 Gaming system, gaming device, and method for providing a multiple player persistent game 3 2011
9,039,511 Gaming system, gaming device and method for providing group event with individual group event eligibility timers 0 2011
8,758,117 Gaming system, gaming device and method of providing selection game with interdependent award distribution 0 2011
8,342,954 Gaming system and method of operating a gaming system providing wagering control features for wagering games 0 2011
8,371,931 Gaming system and method for providing a bonus based on number of gaming machines being actively played 3 2011
9,269,213 Gaming system and method for providing a bonus based on number of gaming machines being actively played 0 2011
8,597,103 Gaming system having multi-player wheel bonus game and characteristic selection 0 2011
8,403,740 Gaming system and method which enables multiple players to simultaneously play multiple individual games or group games on a central display 9 2012
9,142,088 Gaming system, gaming devices, and method for providing an enhanced multiple-player bonus redemption game 0 2012
9,092,942 Gaming system, gaming device and method for providing player selection of modifiers to game components 0 2012
8,605,114 Gaming system having reduced appearance of parallax artifacts on display devices including multiple display screens 0 2012
8,460,098 Gaming system having display device with changeable wheel 0 2012
8,684,832 Multi-player bingo game with optional progressive jackpot wager 0 2012
8,795,063 Gaming system, gaming device, and method for providing a multiple player game 0 2012
8,545,316 Gaming system and method for providing a progressive award multiple times before resetting the displayed value of the provided progressive award 1 2012
8,764,544 Gaming system and method providing a Keno game including an additional number triggering event that causes at least one additional number to be added to a selected number set to form a modified number set 0 2012
8,708,804 Gaming system and method providing a collection game including at least one customizable award collector 0 2012
9,082,257 Gaming system and method providing a community selection game providing bonus game selection 0 2012
9,177,447 Gaming system and method for providing a symbol matrix with a moveable symbol display window 0 2012
8,840,456 Gaming system and method for providing an offer and acceptance game 0 2012
8,784,174 Gaming system and method for providing an offer and acceptance game 0 2012
8,672,762 Gaming system and method providing a selection game associated with selectable visually unblocked objects and unselectable visually blocked objects 1 2012
8,517,827 Gaming system, gaming device, and method for providing a game in which a player collects emblems by positioning accumulators in a field 0 2012
8,662,982 Method and apparatus for attractive bonusing 0 2012
8,636,582 Gaming system and method for providing team play 0 2012
8,727,865 Gaming systems, gaming devices and methods with non-competitive play and optional competitive play 1 2012
8,672,739 Gaming systems, gaming devices and methods with non-competitive play and optional competitive play 0 2012
9,033,792 Gaming system, gaming device and gaming method providing additional award opportunities for an activation of a symbol generator based on an occurrence of a triggering event 0 2012
8,663,002 System and method for rewarding players based on personal interests or attributes 1 2012
8,734,235 Gaming system and method of operating a gaming system providing wagering control features for wagering games 0 2012
8,827,800 Gaming system, gaming device and method for determining an outcome of a secondary game based on one or more events which occur in association with a primary game 0 2012
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* 2013/0116,040 GAMING SYSTEM HAVING MULTIPLE GAMING MACHNES WHICH PROVIDE BONUS AWARDS 0 2012
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8,998,703 Gaming system and method having configurable bonus game triggering outcomes 0 2013
8,632,399 Gaming system having a common display, a first bonus game or a first bonus game paytable and an option to purchase a second bonus game or a second bonus game paytable with relatively expected higher values 1 2013
8,613,650 Gaming system and method which enables multiple players to simultaneously play multiple individual games or group games on a central display 3 2013
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8,708,800 Gaming system, gaming device and method for providing a strategy game having a plurality of awards 0 2013
9,202,345 Gaming system and method for providing a symbol matrix with a moveable symbol display window 0 2013
9,105,159 Multi-player bingo game with multiple cards per player 0 2013
9,064,379 Gaming system and method for providing a progressive award multiple times before resetting the displayed value of the provided progressive award 0 2013
9,390,585 Gaming system and method for providing team play benefits 0 2013
9,189,924 Gaming system and method for providing a bonus event triggered by a continuous communal game 0 2013
9,011,229 Gaming system, gaming device, and method for providing a game in which a player collects emblems by positioning accumulators in a field 0 2013
9,245,412 Gaming system and method providing a game having a plurality of activatable award indicators 0 2013
9,336,653 Gaming system and method for providing a multiple player bonus event 0 2013
9,177,443 Multi-player bingo game with progressive jackpots 0 2013
9,214,056 Gaming system and method which enables multiple players to simultaneously play multiple individual games or group games on a central display 0 2013
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9,189,919 Gaming system and method providing a multiple-player bonus redemption game 0 2014
9,098,968 Gaming system and method for accumulating and redeeming community game tokens 0 2014
9,159,194 Method and apparatus for attractive bonusing 0 2014
9,196,129 Gaming system, gaming device and method for providing a strategy game having a plurality of awards 0 2014
9,224,266 Gaming system having multiple gaming machines which provide bonus awards 0 2014
8,986,098 Gaming system and method providing a keno game including an additional number triggering event that causes at least one additional number to be added to a selected number set to form a modified number set 0 2014
9,129,482 Gaming system, gaming device and method for determining an outcome of a secondary game based on one or more events which occur in association with a primary game 0 2014
9,378,617 Gaming system and method having configurable bonus game triggering outcomes 0 2015
9,293,007 Gaming system and method for providing a progressive award multiple times before resetting the displayed value of the provided progressive award 0 2015
9,384,636 Multi-player bingo game with multiple cards per player 0 2015
9,378,618 Gaming system and method for accumulating and redeeming community game tokens 0 2015
 
ARUZE GAMING AMERICA, INC. (3)
* 2008/0064,468 Game system including slot machines and game control method thereof 4 2007
8,622,813 Game system and control method of game system, and link system 0 2009
8,382,573 Gaming system and control method thereof which determines transition to special game 0 2009
 
ARUZE CORP. (2)
* 2004/0235,553 Gaming machine and gaming system with a plurality of gaming machines 10 2004
* 2007/0123,335 Game effecting system and gaming server 21 2006
 
BALLY GAMING, INC. (23)
* 8,545,304 Wagering game with bonus game triggered by linked terminal 0 2005
* 2006/0079,318 Wagering game with bonus game triggered by linked terminal 12 2005
* 2006/0287,037 WAGERING GAME WITH AUDIO GAME CUES 7 2006
8,342,932 Systems, methods and articles to facilitate playing card games with intermediary playing card receiver 4 2006
8,550,464 Systems, methods and articles to facilitate playing card games with selectable odds 0 2006
* 9,165,427 Wagering game with multiple bonus triggering feature and bonus accrual feature 0 2006
* 8,628,407 Community gaming system outcome indicators 0 2006
* 2010/0041,464 COMMUNITY GAMING SYSTEM OUTCOME INDICATORS 28 2006
* 2009/0069,063 Wagering Game With Multiple Bonus Triggering Feature and Bonus Accrual Feature 5 2006
9,101,820 System, method and apparatus to produce decks for and operate games played with playing cards 0 2006
8,870,647 Wireless gaming environment 0 2007
* 2008/0113,727 GAME AND METHOD HAVING A MULTIPLE-PROGRESSIVE WHEEL COMPONENT 2 2007
8,920,236 Game related systems, methods, and articles that combine virtual and physical elements 0 2007
8,734,245 Game related systems, methods, and articles that combine virtual and physical elements 1 2007
9,092,944 Coordinating group play events for multiple game devices 0 2008
8,613,655 Facilitating group play with multiple game devices 1 2008
8,251,803 Overlapping progressive jackpots 3 2008
* 2010/0255,901 DYNAMIC MANAGEMENT OF WAGERING GAME AVAILABILITY 14 2010
8,485,907 Systems, methods, and devices for monitoring card games, such as Baccarat 2 2010
9,058,716 Remote game play in a wireless gaming environment 0 2012
9,305,433 Systems, methods and devices for playing wagering games with distributed competition features 0 2013
8,979,635 Systems, methods and devices for playing wagering games with distributed and shared partial outcome features 0 2013
8,616,981 Systems, methods, and devices for playing wagering games with location-triggered game features 0 2013
 
LEAP FORWARD GAMING, INC. (16)
8,336,697 Device health monitoring for gaming machines 3 2010
8,241,119 Candle devices for gaming machines 5 2010
8,088,014 Gaming device and method for wireless gaming system providing non-intrusive processes 24 2010
8,083,592 Apparatus and method for retrofitting candle devices on a gaming machine 25 2010
8,460,091 Remote power reset feature on a gaming machine 5 2011
8,317,604 Apparatus and method for retrofitting candle devices on a gaming machine 3 2011
8,371,937 Gaming device and method for wireless gaming system providing non-intrusive processes 12 2011
8,814,681 Candle device for generating display interfaces on the main display of a gaming machine 1 2011
8,282,480 Candle device for providing transaction verification on a gaming machine 6 2011
8,479,908 Device health monitoring for gaming machines 5 2012
8,696,449 Gaming device and method for wireless gaming system providing non-intrusive processes 6 2013
8,696,430 Device health monitoring for gaming machines 3 2013
8,968,086 Video processing and signal routing apparatus for providing picture in a picture capabilities on an electronic gaming machine 1 2013
8,814,706 Radio candle mount 1 2013
9,240,100 Virtual players card 0 2013
8,882,589 Device health monitoring for gaming machines 2 2014
 
MGT GAMING, INC. (2)
* 8,500,554 Gaming device having a second separate bonusing event 2 2012
* 2012/0302,306 GAMING DEVICE HAVING A SECOND SEPARATE BONUSING EVENT 0 2012
 
Rocket Gaming Systems, LLC (4)
* 2011/0218,027 GAMES AND GAMING MACHINES HAVING WHEEL FEATURES 2 2011
8,956,213 Games and gaming machines having wheel features 2 2013
9,342,954 Games and gaming machines having wheel features 0 2015
9,292,998 Games and gaming machines having wheel features 0 2015
 
EPIC TECH, LLC (4)
* 8,545,315 Gaming system and method 0 2012
* 2012/0214,600 Gaming System and Method 0 2012
* 8,545,317 Gaming system and method 0 2012
* 2015/0161,850 GAMING SYSTEM AND METHOD 0 2015
 
ATLANTIC CITY COIN & SLOT SERVICE COMPANY, INC. (1)
* 2009/0104,991 GAMING DEVICE DISPLAY AND METHOD 2 2008
 
ARISTOCRAT TECHNOLOGIES AUSTRALIA PTY LIMITED (1)
* 2011/0077,070 APPARATUS AND METHOD FOR GAMING 0 2009
 
UNIVERSAL ENTERTAINMENT CORPORATION (5)
* 8,795,056 Gaming machine running common game 0 2011
* 8,636,593 Gaming machine running common game 0 2011
* 2012/0115,614 GAMING MACHINE RUNNING COMMON GAME 4 2011
9,327,188 Gaming machine running common game 0 2013
9,214,061 Gaming machine running common game 0 2014
 
CORK GROUP TRADING LTD. (2)
* 8,313,372 Electronic gaming environment with display of multiple instances of single-player games and multiplayer bonus game 1 2009
* 2011/0034,240 Electronic gaming environment with display of multiple instances of single-player games and multiplayer bonus game 3 2009
 
MGM Resorts Manufacturing Corp. (1)
9,022,861 Device health monitoring for gaming machines 1 2014
 
PROGRESSIVE GAMING INTERNATIONAL CORPORATION (1)
8,043,153 Gaming device having destructive chain reaction events 8 2005
 
ISI, LTD (2)
* 8,747,216 Sportsbook room and method therefor 0 2010
* 2011/0223,980 SPORTSBOOK ROOM AND METHOD THEREFOR 0 2010
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