Method and apparatus for instant replay and other capabilities for microprocessor-controlled video games
Electronic access control system for coin-operated games and like selectively accessible devices
Video game apparatus with automatic skill level adjustment
Video game machine for business use Patent #: 4752068
ApplicationNo. 07/203134 filed on 06/07/1988
US Classes:463/23, Skill level adjustment (e.g., speed change, complexity, etc.)273/148B, All video game accessories273/460, Electric463/24, Suspension or restoration (e.g., power failure resumption, etc.)463/44Cartridge
ExaminersPrimary: Picard, Leo P.
Assistant: Harrison, Jessica J.
Attorney, Agent or Firm
International ClassA63F 13/10 (20060101)
AbstractA game system comprises a home video game machine in which a game is played and the ability of a character which appears in the game is calculated and set with the progress of the game in accordance with a predetermined home game program and a commercial video game machine in which a game is played in a commercial game space of a higher grade than that of the home game space and the ability of a character which appears in the game is calculated and set with the progress of the game in accordance with a commercial game program which is produced by expanding the home game program. The ability of the character calculated and set in the home video game is input to the commercial video game machine as the initial ability data of the character which appears in the commercial video game.