Electronic game apparatus
Amusement arcade machines for use in amusement and/or gaming or the like
Apparatus and process for multiple wins in one game
Concurrent game network
Computerized gaming system
Gaming system with system base station and gaming boards
Casino game system Patent #: 5242163
ApplicationNo. 832709 filed on 02/07/1992
US Classes:463/13, Ultimate outcome dependant upon relative odds of a card or tile combination (e.g., poker, etc.)273/269, Lotto or bingo type463/19, Plural matches create pattern (e.g., bingo, etc.)463/20Lot-to-lot combination (e.g., slot machine, etc.)
ExaminersPrimary: Harrison, Jessica J.
Attorney, Agent or Firm
Foreign Patent References
International ClassesG07F 017/34
AbstractAn electronic gaming apparatus (21) including an electronic primary gaming device (22), such as a poker gaming device or slot machine and an electronic secondary gaming device (23). The electronic poker gaming device (22) is electrically coupled to the electronic secondary gaming device (23), and the primary gaming device (22) is responsive to the occurrence of selected events, such as poker hands or slot machine reel combinations, for input into the secondary gaming device (23). Thus, the occurrence of poker hands in the poker gaming device (22) produces selection of a space (52) in the bingo matrix (51) of a bingo-type gaming device (23). A plurality of poker gaming devices or slot machines (211 -2116) can be electrically coupled to a common bingo gaming device (23) for simultaneous play of a single bingo game by a plurality of players, each of whom is playing his or her own individual poker game.