US Patent Issued for Progressive Jackpot for Deals Of Instant Game Ticket Where Winning…….
United States Patent Number: 11,341,819
Patent Issued: May 24, 2022
Title: Progressive jackpot for deals of the instant game ticket where winning progressive jackpot instant ticket is randomly selected from unplayed tickets after progressive jackpot amount for the deals of instant tickets reaches a predetermined value
A winning progressive jackpot ticket is selected from deals of instant tickets that are dispensed from a network of gaming machines by randomly selecting, upon initiation of a progressive jackpot, a progressive jackpot value that falls within a predetermined range of progressive jackpot values, detecting in the server when the progressive jackpot value is reached as a result of a purchase of an instant ticket at one of the gaming machines, randomly selecting the winning progressive jackpot ticket from all of the currently unplayed instant tickets, or from the next n number of currently unplayed instant tickets, when the progressive jackpot value is detected as reaching the progressive jackpot value that was randomly selected, and awarding the current progressive jackpot amount to the player who subsequently purchases the winning progressive jackpot ticket.
Inventors: Breslo; William F. (Santa Monica, CA), Greene; Bryan J. (Culver City, CA), Reyhani; Atena (Woodland Hils, CA)
Applicant: Diamond Game Enterprises (Chatsworth, CA, US)
Assignee: Diamond Game Enterprises (Chatsworth, CA)
Family ID: 70278479
Appl. No.: 17/234,217
Filed: April 19, 2021
Current U.S. Class: 1/1
Current CPC Class: G07F 17/3225 (20130101); G07F 17/329 (20130101); G07F 17/3258 (20130101)
Current International Class: G07F 17/00 (20060101); G07F 19/00 (20060101); G07F 17/32 (20060101).
SOURCE: US Patent & Trademark Office.Tags: Instant Tickets, US Patent, progressive jackpot