Programmable television game and training system with adaptable operator control
TV Movies that talk back
Automatic lottery system Patent #: 4494197
ApplicationNo. 06/668903 filed on 11/07/1984
US Classes:463/11, Card- or tile-type (e.g., bridge, dominoes, etc.)463/26, Pool amount (e.g., jackpot, etc.)463/42, Network type (e.g., computer network, etc.)463/46Housing
ExaminersPrimary: Grieb, William H.
Assistant: Lastova, MaryAnn Stoll
Attorney, Agent or Firm
International ClassesG06F 19/00 (20060101)
G07F 17/32 (20060101)
A63F 1/00 (20060101)
A63F 13/12 (20060101)
Foreign Application Priority Data1984-04-19 JP
AbstractAn electronic game machine having a single dealer machine for dominating a game procedure and a plurality of player machines responsive to the single dealer machine for playing the game procedure in conjunction with the single dealer machine. The single dealer machine includes a first data processing unit, a first memory, a first panel display, and a first power source. Each of the plurality of player machines includes a second data processing unit, a second memory, a second panel display, a second power source, a manual control unit, and a coin handling unit. The game procedure is shared by the first data processing unit and each of the plurality of second data processing units so that a game may be played between a single player unit and the dealer machine or any number of player units and the dealer machine.