Global Patent Index - EP 0965963 A3

EP 0965963 A3 2000-12-20 - Game system for playing with medals

Title (en)

Game system for playing with medals

Title (de)

Münzschiebespielgerät

Title (fr)

Machine de jeu à poussoir

Publication

EP 0965963 A3 (EN)

Application

EP 99304127 A

Priority

JP 18141998 A

Abstract (en)

[origin: EP0965963A2] To properly manage the flow of a medal, which affects a paying-out rate, a medal game system is provided. The system supplies the medal through a field has an apparatus for controlling supply of the medal. The apparatus comprises a detecting device for detecting the flow of the medal passing the field and a adjusting device for physically adjusting the flow of the medal based on information given by the detecting device. <IMAGE>

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

G07F 17/38

IPC 8 full level (invention and additional information)

A63F 9/00 (2006.01); G07D 9/00 (2006.01); G07F 17/38 (2006.01)

CPC (invention and additional information)

G07F 17/3297 (2013.01); G07D 9/00 (2013.01)

Citation (search report)

Designated contracting state (EPC)

AT BE CH CY DE DK ES FI FR GB GR IE IT LI LU MC NL PT SE

EPO simple patent family

EP 0965963 A2 19991222; EP 0965963 A3 20001220; EP 0965963 B1 20080409; EP 0965963 B8 20080716; CN 1141997 C 20040317; CN 1239002 A 19991222; DE 69938476 D1 20080521; HK 1023430 A1 20080808; JP 2000000373 A 20000107; TW 457109 B 20011001

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- Owner name: KONAMI DIGITAL ENTERTAINMENT CO., LTD.

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