Global Patent Index - EP 2476093 A2

EP 2476093 A2 20120718 - METHODS, COMPUTER PROGRAM PRODUCTS, AND SYSTEMS FOR INCREASING INTEREST IN A MASSIVELY MULTIPLAYER ONLINE GAME

Title (en)

METHODS, COMPUTER PROGRAM PRODUCTS, AND SYSTEMS FOR INCREASING INTEREST IN A MASSIVELY MULTIPLAYER ONLINE GAME

Title (de)

VERFAHREN, COMPUTERPROGRAMMPRODUKTE UND SYSTEME ZUR ERHÖHUNG DES INTERESSES IN EINEM ONLINE-SPIEL FÜR SEHR VIELE SPIELER

Title (fr)

PROCÉDÉS, PRODUITS PROGRAMMES D'ORDINATEUR ET SYSTÈMES POUR AVIVER L'INTÉRÊT DANS UN JEU EN LIGNE MASSIVEMENT MULTIJOUEUR

Publication

EP 2476093 A2 20120718 (EN)

Application

EP 10816019 A 20100908

Priority

  • US 24031209 P 20090908
  • US 2010048131 W 20100908

Abstract (en)

[origin: WO2011031761A2] One aspect of the invention provides a method of increasing interest in a massively multiplayer online game. The method includes providing the massively multiplayer online game on each of a plurality of shards and associating a list of accomplishments with each of the plurality of shards. Another aspect of the invention provides a computer program product comprising computer-usable medium having control logic stored therein for causing a computer to implement a method of increasing interest in a massively multiplayer online game. The control logic includes: first computer readable program code for causing the computer to provide the massively multiplayer online game on each of a plurality of shards and second computer readable program code for causing the computer to associate a list of accomplishments with each of the plurality of shards.

IPC 8 full level

G06Q 30/02 (2012.01); G06Q 30/00 (2012.01)

CPC (source: EP)

G06Q 30/02 (2013.01)

Designated contracting state (EPC)

AL AT BE BG CH CY CZ DE DK EE ES FI FR GB GR HR HU IE IS IT LI LT LU LV MC MK MT NL NO PL PT RO SE SI SK SM TR

DOCDB simple family (publication)

WO 2011031761 A2 20110317; WO 2011031761 A3 20110714; AU 2010292319 A1 20120405; CN 102985937 A 20130320; EP 2476093 A2 20120718; EP 2476093 A4 20130724; KR 20120106939 A 20120927; SG 179045 A1 20120427; US 2012277002 A1 20121101

DOCDB simple family (application)

US 2010048131 W 20100908; AU 2010292319 A 20100908; CN 201080040051 A 20100908; EP 10816019 A 20100908; KR 20127009060 A 20100908; SG 2012016291 A 20100908; US 201213414238 A 20120307