Global Patent Index - EP 0760705 B1

EP 0760705 B1 2000-04-05 - THREE-DIMENSIONAL PUZZLE GAME

Title (en)

THREE-DIMENSIONAL PUZZLE GAME

Title (de)

DREIDIMENSIONALES PUZZLESPIEL

Title (fr)

PUZZLE TRIDIMENSIONNEL

Publication

EP 0760705 B1 (EN)

Application

EP 95918493 A

Priority

  • CA 9500305 W
  • CA 2124243 A

Abstract (en)

[origin: WO9532037A1] A corner element of a puzzle game that constitutes a three-dimensional pictorial representation of a building-like structure. The corner element comprises first and second backing members bonded to a flexible lithographic film. A hinge area separates the first and second backing members, allowing to bring them in a corner configuration by folding the lithographic film at the hinge area. The film has an exposed image-bearing surface constituting a pictorial entity that contributes to a complete representation of the building-like structure. The corner element is made from a blank that includes a layer of backing material laminated to the lithographic film. The backing material is die-cut at controlled depth to form the first and second backing members in a spaced apart relationship, separated by a waste strip. Prior to assembling the puzzle pieces, the user is required to peel off the waste strip from the blank in order to form the hinge area between the first and second backing members.

IPC 1-7 (main, further and additional classification)

A63F 9/12; A63H 33/04

IPC 8 full level (invention and additional information)

A63F 9/12 (2006.01); A63H 33/04 (2006.01); A63F 3/02 (2006.01); A63F 9/08 (2006.01); A63F 9/10 (2006.01)

CPC (invention and additional information)

A63H 33/044 (2013.01); A63F 9/12 (2013.01); A63F 9/088 (2013.01); A63F 9/10 (2013.01); A63F 2009/1244 (2013.01); A63F 2009/1248 (2013.01); A63F 2250/183 (2013.01); A63F 2250/285 (2013.01); A63F 2250/505 (2013.01)

Designated contracting state (EPC)

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EPO simple patent family

WO 9532037 A1 19951130; AT 191358 T 20000415; AU 2442995 A 19951218; CA 2124243 A1 19951126; CA 2124243 C 20000321; DE 69516137 D1 20000511; DE 69516137 T2 20000824; DK 0760705 T3 20000717; EP 0760705 A1 19970312; EP 0760705 B1 20000405; ES 2144610 T3 20000616; PT 760705 E 20000929

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