System and method for saving status of paused game of chance

  • US 20010046893A1
  • Filed: 06/25/2001
  • Published: 11/29/2001
  • Est. Priority Date: 03/31/2000
  • Status: Active Grant
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1. A method of conducting a game of chance on a gaming machine, comprising:

  • receiving a wager from a player;

    initiating play of the game of chance;

    pausing the game of chance; and

    storing a status of the paused game of chance at a central database linked to and remote from the gaming machine.

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