Method for providing network gaming system

  • US 8,454,432 B2
  • Filed: 12/09/2011
  • Issued: 06/04/2013
  • Est. Priority Date: 11/14/1996
  • Status: Expired due to Fees
First Claim
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1. A method for providing a network gaming system, comprising:

  • receiving a request at a server from a user for the purchase of credits in exchange for legal currency, wherein the credits are usable within the network gaming system;

    depositing the credits into an account of the user;

    depositing additional credits into the account of the user in response to an outcome of a gameplay;

    receiving at the server a second request to provide a selection of items available in the network gaming system;

    responsive to the second request, sending the selection of items to the user from the server;

    receiving at the server an item selection from the user;

    responsive to receiving the item selection, providing an item to the user based on the item selection; and

    debiting the account of the user by an amount associated with the item.

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