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WO/2005/089271
A method and apparatus for playing a poker-style game has a player making an opening wager. The player is permitted to make at least one wager to obtain at least one certain selected winning hand. The payout odds are adjusted on winning ...  
WO/2005/086778
A method of playing a game (e.g., blackjack or other wagering game), where the user is provided with the option of purchasing bet insurance by paying an additional fee at the time the time he/she pays the subscription fee. At a predeterm...  
WO/2005/087331
A method of playing a card game wherein each player places an ante followed by the dealer dealing three cards face up into the 'Dealer Hand 1 ', 'Dealer Hand 2' and 'Dealer Hand 3' areas. Players bet on which dealer hand, according to st...  
WO/2005/077120
The present invention relates to an electronic game, including a housing, electronic circuitry positioned within the housing, and a display unit positioned within the housing and electrically coupled to the circuitry. A first sensor is e...  
WO/2005/077478
An image display system includes a function (first to third target position setting functions (242, 244, 246)) for setting, as a target position, the position of a reference image, the position decided by directions of cards, or the posi...  
WO/2005/077479
An image display system includes a function (188) for storing picked-up image data from a CCD camera (42) into a first difference memory (24) according to a predetermined timing, a function (190) for storing picked-up image data from the...  
WO/2005/074581
Melding card games may include a deck of cards (10) including at least one non-suited wild card (34) and a plurality of suits (44), (46) of suited cards (18), (20), (22), (24), (26), (28), each of the plurality of suits further including...  
WO/2005/074581
Melding card games may include a deck of cards (10) including at least one non-suited wild card (34) and a plurality of suits (44), (46) of suited cards (18), (20), (22), (24), (26), (28), each of the plurality of suits further including...  
WO/2005/072837
There is provided a card reader system for a card game having a plurality of card setting tables as fields and a computer communicably connected to each of the card setting tables for performing the card game in which each player puts a ...  
WO/2005/072282
A gaming system simulates complete play of events in a casino table card wagering games where there has traditionally been a dealer, whether or not the dealer is an active player in the game Two distinct video areas are preferably provid...  
WO/2005/072836
Layout game comprising a number of cards (1) having images (3) which when playing the game have to be laid out in matching connections, wherein the images are spaced from at least one border portion (4a-d) of the cards. Preferably the ca...  
WO/2005/072282
A gaming system simulates complete play of events in a casino table card wagering games where there has traditionally been a dealer, whether or not the dealer is an active player in the game Two distinct video areas are preferably provid...  
WO/2005/072835
The present invention relates to a method for maintaining a relatively steady pace in a card game and enhancing the drama, associated with the game, such as a poker game. The method may be used with virtually any poker game to maintain a...  
WO/2005/067509
Games for at least one player may include at least one game card (14), each game card including a plurality of letter indicators (26) each indicating a letter arranged to spell a word (40), a plurality of letter tokens (12), each letter ...  
WO/2005/056134
There are provided an epoch-making baccarat game system, a baccarat game system use method, a baccarat game program, and a recording medium which simultaneously enable a plenty of game participants to participate in a game performed at t...  
WO/2005/053808
A multiple ticket lottery system in which a player engages in one or more play actions on a first lottery ticket level in order to gain access to a second or higher ticket level in order to win a prize.  
WO/2005/051502
The combination of a poker game and craps wherein a player may make a craps wager (38) on one of three craps propositions (20, 22, 24) in response to the first dealer down card (42) being a spade. The second dealer down card is turned ov...  
WO/2005/045604
A game is disclosed, in which the players utilize multiple scientifically recognized human memory systems, primarily the short-term memory system, the semantic memory system, and the episodic memory system, in which the game has elements...  
WO/2005/042120
The card (102) has a body (104) and a grip part (6) which is smaller than the body and which is separated from the body by a contracted area (16) which is narrower than the body and the grip part.  
WO/2005/042121
A laminated cover (12) for a casino gaming table (10) , methods of manufacturing the cover, and methods of installing the cover are shown and described. The laminated cover includes a fabric sheet (22) and a backing member (24) adhered t...  
WO/2005/039713
A method for playing a competitive card game simulating combat between a first character and a second character has the step of providing a stack of playing cards for each player with each card (10, 12, 14) representing at least one spec...  
WO/2005/037385
Methods and apparatus determine a value of an initial hand of playing cards, such as determining whether a dealer has the value of twenty-one, and/or outcome of a game at some point before the dealer receives a second card. The initial s...  
WO/2005/035083  
WO/2005/035078
A card game combining chance and skill. Cards having a rank of two through ten represent corresponding point values. Face cards each represent a point value of ten. Aces represent one and/or eleven at the player's choice. Players must co...  
WO/2005/035084
A computationally generated playing card sequence (e.g., pseudo-random, non pseudo-random, or partially pseudo-random) allows shuffled distribution of playing cards. Playing cards may be organized into card holders by at least one or a r...  
WO/2005/032677
A deck of cards which have conventional markings and wherein at least some of the cards carry symbols associated with events in an independent game of chance.  
WO/2005/031666
A game is presented to a player via a personal gaming device of the invention. In one embodiment, the gaming device includes a display screen, a processing unit including a processor and a memory, and a wireless communication interface a...  
WO/2005/029236
An electronic card game (100) playable in an amusement device (90) having a display (92) includes an electronic deck (102) of cards (103) having a plurality of cards (103) that each have an associated face value. A first layer (110) of c...  
WO/2005/028042
A gaming device having a container with at least one moveable object located within, one or more game elements capable of receiving and isolating the moveable objects, an actuator configured to attract the moveable objects to receptacle ...  
WO/2005/025696
A system (10) and method for monitoring playing cards (200) in a live casino game by reading card attributes stored in each playing card (200) at a player position (PP) with a radio frequency reading system. Each card (200) has a radio f...  
WO/2005/025701
Gaming systems (10), methods, and devices for determining or verifying the outcome of a card game, for example the card game of Baccarat. The systems, methods, and devices can be used in conjunction with the card game to enhance security...  
WO/2005/023053
A method of playing a card game including the steps of arranging playing cards in four hands in which a first hand includes a jack and a ten of the same suit, a second hand includes two queens of a suit different to the first suit, a thi...  
WO/2005/021115
A play apparatus in the form of a toy figure (TF) includes a body member that can be separated into left (28) and right halves (30) by dividing generally centrally along a generally vertical line or plane and can be joined with the oppos...  
WO/2005/018761
Alphabet game equipment for the playing of alphabet, word, numerical, and other amusement and educational games, said alphabet game equipment comprising one or more pluralities of playing faces, a said plurality of playing faces consisti...  
WO/2005/018760
A gaming device which includes a display having multiple rotating members and at least one rotating indicator. The members each include at least one symbol. The symbols represent various types of awards that the player can win. The membe...  
WO/2005/014130
A gaming machine (10) includes a rotatable container (12) in which there are moveable objects (18). Upon activation of the rotatable container (12) the gaming machine simulates choosing a movable object (18) and displays a processor-sele...  
WO/2005/011826
A dual-sided card deck allows for the contemporaneous play of two separate card games. The deck is comprised of a plurality of cards having a first set of values on a first side and a second set of values on a second side. A first card g...  
WO/2005/009563
A method and apparatus determines an identity of at least each card in a card hand at a casino table card game. The method is performed automatically by a computer¬≠based system that reads the rank and suit of each card that leaves a dea...  
WO/2005/010672
Methods and systems for metered, raffle style gaming implemented over a distributed network of locations and suitable for use in lottery and casino gaming environments. Potential winning numbers are issued in an order determined by relat...  
WO/2005/009561
A discard rack moves and reads suit and rank of individual cards. The cards are provided to a card in-feed area and moved to a card collection area. Both suit and rank of each card is read in the card in-feed area or between the card in-...  
WO/2005/009562
A distinct dealing shoe having no shuffling functionality receives shuffled, randomized or ordered group of cards. The cards may be mechanically moved one at a time from a receiving area for the deck to a buffer area where more than one ...  
WO/2005/007257
A card game machine using a plurality of cards each displaying identification information for distinguishing itself from the others on the front side and having a common design on the back side. A stack of the cards of identical shape ar...  
WO/2005/007255
A forecasting game, wherein the participants select from selectable options of the state of a real-life parameter, as being a forecast of the actual state of the real-life parameter on a determining date. The forecasting game includes a ...  
WO/2005/000435
A game comprises (10) a system wherein points are awarded for each matching identification of a work from a body of works associated with a personality, preferably a movie in which a particular actor appeared. Players move along a pathwa...  
WO/2004/112921
An educational collection and gaming system comprising at least one game component (200) including indicia representing a component identifier (220), an attribute (260), an attribute value (270), and a general educational statement (250)...  
WO/2004/112923
A system automatically monitors playing of a game and gathers data in real time. An overhead imaging system (102) automatically images the game table (128) and provides an overhead view of the game table and/or the dealer's chip tray (11...  
WO/2004/108238
The present invention features a playing card shuffling device (20), which through the use of a small image capturing means (30), captures an image of the face value of each card and stores the image in memory. This image is sorted in th...  
WO/2004/103494
A card game is provided that includes collection cards (20), point cards (22), and action-altering cards (24). The action-altering cards may include a prevention card (26) that precludes a player from making an otherwise allowed play as ...  
WO/2004/104743
A central determination gaming system which provides a player a choice in outcomes. In one embodiment of the present invention, upon a player initiating a game play at one of a plurality of gaming terminals in communication with a centra...  
WO/2004/102491
A method for playing a slot gaming machine is provided which includes the steps of providing a display to display a plurality of arrays of symbols, each array of symbols having at least three reels and at least one payline associated wit...  

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