GB2204436B - Entertainment machines - Google Patents

Entertainment machines

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Publication number
GB2204436B
GB2204436B GB8802833A GB8802833A GB2204436B GB 2204436 B GB2204436 B GB 2204436B GB 8802833 A GB8802833 A GB 8802833A GB 8802833 A GB8802833 A GB 8802833A GB 2204436 B GB2204436 B GB 2204436B
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Prior art keywords
entertainment machines
entertainment
machines
Prior art date
Legal status (The legal status is an assumption and is not a legal conclusion. Google has not performed a legal analysis and makes no representation as to the accuracy of the status listed.)
Expired - Fee Related
Application number
GB8802833A
Other versions
GB2204436A (en
GB8802833D0 (en
Inventor
John Laurence Wain
Current Assignee (The listed assignees may be inaccurate. Google has not performed a legal analysis and makes no representation or warranty as to the accuracy of the list.)
Barcrest Ltd
Original Assignee
Barcrest Ltd
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Publication date
Priority to GB878705323A priority Critical patent/GB8705323D0/en
Application filed by Barcrest Ltd filed Critical Barcrest Ltd
Publication of GB8802833D0 publication Critical patent/GB8802833D0/en
Publication of GB2204436A publication Critical patent/GB2204436A/en
Application granted granted Critical
Publication of GB2204436B publication Critical patent/GB2204436B/en
Anticipated expiration legal-status Critical
Application status is Expired - Fee Related legal-status Critical

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    • GPHYSICS
    • G07CHECKING-DEVICES
    • G07FCOIN-FREED OR LIKE APPARATUS
    • G07F17/00Coin-freed apparatus for hiring articles; Coin-freed facilities or services
    • G07F17/32Coin-freed apparatus for hiring articles; Coin-freed facilities or services for games, toys, sports or amusements, e.g. casino games, online gambling or betting
    • G07F17/3244Payment aspects of a gaming system, e.g. payment schemes, setting payout ratio, bonus or consolation prizes
    • GPHYSICS
    • G07CHECKING-DEVICES
    • G07FCOIN-FREED OR LIKE APPARATUS
    • G07F17/00Coin-freed apparatus for hiring articles; Coin-freed facilities or services
    • G07F17/32Coin-freed apparatus for hiring articles; Coin-freed facilities or services for games, toys, sports or amusements, e.g. casino games, online gambling or betting
    • G07F17/326Game play aspects of gaming systems
    • G07F17/3267Game outcomes which determine the course of the subsequent game, e.g. double or quits, free games, higher payouts, different new games
GB8802833A 1987-03-06 1988-02-08 Entertainment machines Expired - Fee Related GB2204436B (en)

Priority Applications (1)

Application Number Priority Date Filing Date Title
GB878705323A GB8705323D0 (en) 1987-03-06 1987-03-06 Entertainment machines

Publications (3)

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GB8802833D0 GB8802833D0 (en) 1988-03-09
GB2204436A GB2204436A (en) 1988-11-09
GB2204436B true GB2204436B (en) 1991-07-17

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GB878705323A Pending GB8705323D0 (en) 1987-03-06 1987-03-06 Entertainment machines
GB8802833A Expired - Fee Related GB2204436B (en) 1987-03-06 1988-02-08 Entertainment machines

Family Applications Before (1)

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GB878705323A Pending GB8705323D0 (en) 1987-03-06 1987-03-06 Entertainment machines

Country Status (2)

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EP (1) EP0281402A3 (en)
GB (2) GB8705323D0 (en)

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US7766329B1 (en) 1992-10-02 2010-08-03 Sierra Design Group Wheel indicator and ticket dispenser apparatus
US7922175B1 (en) 1992-10-02 2011-04-12 Bally Gaming, Inc. Multi-mode wheel and pointer indicators
US8096554B1 (en) 1992-10-02 2012-01-17 Bally Gaming, Inc Wheel indicator and ticket dispenser apparatus
US7824252B1 (en) 1992-10-02 2010-11-02 Bally Gaming, Inc. Mechanical wheel indicator with sound effects
US8052148B1 (en) 1992-10-02 2011-11-08 Bally Gaming, Inc. Wheel indicator and progressive bonus means
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US7922176B1 (en) 1992-10-02 2011-04-12 Bally Gaming, Inc Wheel indicator and progressive bonus means
US7976022B1 (en) 1992-10-02 2011-07-12 Bally Gaming, Inc. Video wheel indicator
US8747207B2 (en) 1998-03-24 2014-06-10 Wms Gaming Inc. Bonus game for a gaming machine
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US8574062B2 (en) 1999-05-26 2013-11-05 Wms Gaming Inc. System and method for saving status of paused game of chance
US7811167B2 (en) 1999-05-26 2010-10-12 Wms Gaming Inc. System and method for saving status of paused game of chance
US6746327B2 (en) 1999-05-26 2004-06-08 Wms Gaming Inc. Gaming machine with player selected events
US7775870B2 (en) 2003-11-21 2010-08-17 Sierra Design Group Arcade game
US7823883B1 (en) 2008-02-29 2010-11-02 Bally Gaming Inc. Wheel indicator and ticket dispenser apparatus
US8523662B2 (en) 2009-11-13 2013-09-03 Igt Gaming system and method providing balanced paybacks with varying wager amounts
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Also Published As

Publication number Publication date
GB8705323D0 (en) 1987-04-08
EP0281402A2 (en) 1988-09-07
EP0281402A3 (en) 1989-09-27
GB2204436A (en) 1988-11-09
GB8802833D0 (en) 1988-03-09

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PCNP Patent ceased through non-payment of renewal fee

Effective date: 20010208