Global Patent Index - EP 1571626 B1

EP 1571626 B1 20070808 - Gaming machine

Title (en)

Gaming machine

Title (de)

Spielgerät

Title (fr)

Machine de jeu

Publication

EP 1571626 B1 20070808 (EN)

Application

EP 04004748 A 20040301

Priority

EP 04004748 A 20040301

Abstract (en)

[origin: EP1571626A1] With liquid crystal provided in front of reels, a gaming machine includes reels 3 having symbol placement faces shaped like curved surfaces on which a plurality of symbols are placed for variably displaying of a plurality of symbol rows each made up of the plurality of symbols, liquid crystal 504 being provided in front of and opposed to the reels 3 for displaying the symbols through a flat symbol transmission face and also displaying an image concerning game play, reel backlights 513 for illuminating the symbols, and reel side reflectors 320 being provided on a side of the reels 3 for covering an area sandwiched between the symbol placement face and the symbol transmission face on a face on the side of the reels 3 for assisting image display of the liquid crystal 504. <IMAGE>

IPC 8 full level

G07F 17/32 (2006.01); G07F 17/34 (2006.01)

CPC (source: EP)

G07F 17/32 (2013.01); G07F 17/3202 (2013.01); G07F 17/34 (2013.01)

Citation (examination)

None

Designated contracting state (EPC)

AT BE BG CH CY CZ DE DK EE ES FI FR GB GR HU IE IT LI LU MC NL PL PT RO SE SI SK TR

DOCDB simple family (publication)

EP 1571626 A1 20050907; EP 1571626 B1 20070808; AT 369595 T 20070815; DE 602004008026 D1 20070920; DE 602004008026 T2 20071122; ES 2291761 T3 20080301

DOCDB simple family (application)

EP 04004748 A 20040301; AT 04004748 T 20040301; DE 602004008026 T 20040301; ES 04004748 T 20040301