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U.S. PATENT AND TRADEMARK OFFICE
Patent Technology Monitoring Team (PTMT)

Patenting In Technology Classes,
Breakout By Organization

Count of 2010 - 2014 Utility Patent Grants,
By Calendar Year of Grant
With Patent Counts Based on Primary Patent Classification

- Explanation of Data -

Rank Ordered Listing of Organizations Receiving 5 or More Utility Patents During the Period
Having Primary Classification In

Class 463, Amusement Devices: Games

( technology class is determined by the primary classification assigned to the patent- see 'Explanation of Data' )
( patent ownership is determined by the first-named assignee listed on a patent )

The following table displays first-named assignees and counts of their associated patents, as distributed by the year of patent grant.
First-Named Assignee 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014 Total
INTERNATIONAL GAME TECHNOLOGY (IGT) 235 250 248 306 302 1341
WMS GAMING, INC. 46 47 201 178 161 633
~INDIVIDUALLY OWNED PATENT 54 78 150 166 163 611
NINTENDO CO., LTD. 53 54 77 83 104 371
BALLY GAMING, INC. 25 31 69 95 82 302
UNIVERSAL ENTERTAINMENT CORPORATION 21 49 97 53 51 271
ARISTOCRAT TECHNOLOGIES AUSTRALIA PTY LTD. 5 14 70 94 73 256
KONAMI DIGITAL ENTERTAINMENT CO., LTD. 15 31 84 65 36 231
MICROSOFT CORPORATION 36 26 33 36 35 166
ZYNGA, INC. 0 0 35 43 43 121
CFPH, L.L.C. 7 13 27 26 29 102
MULTIMEDIA GAMES, INC. 13 10 18 30 20 91
ARUZE GAMING AMERICA, INC. 14 19 32 10 12 87
SONY COMPUTER ENTERTAINMENT AMERICA LLC 3 4 21 14 25 67
KABUSHIKI KAISHA SQUARE ENIX 13 12 16 11 13 65
KONAMI GAMING, INC. 8 3 13 15 17 56
SCIENTIFIC GAMES INTERNATIONAL, INC. 9 12 14 10 11 56
SONY COMPUTER ENTERTAINMENT INC. 6 11 23 11 5 56
WALKER DIGITAL, LLC 19 12 10 7 0 48
SCIENTIFIC GAMES HOLDINGS LIMITED 0 4 15 17 11 47
DISNEY ENTERPRISES, INC. 1 5 12 10 16 44
NAMCO BANDAI GAMES, INC. 5 6 10 8 10 39
DENA CO., LTD. 0 0 0 4 33 37
LEVIATHAN ENTERTAINMENT, LLC 14 2 6 8 3 33
SONY CORPORATION 3 2 2 12 14 33
INTERNATIONAL BUSINESS MACHINES CORPORATION 1 5 10 7 7 30
GAMBLIT GAMING, LLC 0 0 0 3 26 29
KABUSHIKI KAISHA SEGA. 11 2 6 2 4 25
ACTIVISION PUBLISHING, INC. 1 0 2 9 11 23
SEGA CORPORATION 4 9 6 3 0 22
MATTEL INC. 3 5 6 4 3 21
CANTOR INDEX LLC 2 1 3 8 5 19
GAMELOGIC, INC. 9 9 0 0 0 18
CADILLAC JACK INC. 0 3 0 7 7 17
CORK GROUP TRADING LTD. 0 0 6 7 4 17
HARMONIX MUSIC SYSTEMS, INC. 1 2 0 8 6 17
OLYMPIAN GAMING LLC 7 5 1 1 3 17
PATENT INVESTMENT & LICENSING COMPANY 0 0 5 5 7 17
SPIELO INTERNATIONAL CANADA ULC 0 0 1 8 8 17
AT& T INTELLECTUAL PROPERTY I, L.P. 1 0 4 3 8 16
KABAM, INC. 0 0 0 2 14 16
PTT, LLC 7 3 2 0 4 16
ARISTOCRAT TECHNOLOGIES, INC. 3 1 2 7 2 15
DIGIDEAL CORPORATION 4 4 5 2 0 15
VIDEO GAMING TECHNOLOGIES, INC. 1 2 4 5 3 15
ATRONIC INTERNATIONAL GMBH 7 6 1 0 0 14
GOOGLE, INC. 0 0 5 5 3 13
NOVOMATIC AG 0 0 6 3 4 13
WATERLEAF LIMITED 4 6 3 0 0 13
LEAP FORWARD GAMING, INC. 0 1 4 2 5 12
YAHOO, INC. 0 2 3 3 4 12
BALLY GAMING INTERNATIONAL, INC. 2 6 3 0 0 11
GANZ 0 1 3 2 5 11
KING SHOW GAMES LLC 2 2 6 1 0 11
OL2, INC. 0 0 0 4 7 11
SHUFFLE MASTER, INC. 1 5 5 0 0 11
SONY COMPUTER ENTERTAINMENT EUROPE LIMITED 1 1 2 2 5 11
UNITED TOTE COMPANY 2 4 2 1 2 11
ATLANTIC CITY COIN & SLOT SERVICE COMPANY, INC. 3 3 4 0 0 10
CREATIVE KINGDOMS, LLC 1 2 0 3 4 10
EMPIRE TECHNOLOGY DEVELOPMENT LLC 0 0 0 0 10 10
KYORAKU INDUSTRIAL CO., LTD. 0 0 1 2 7 10
NHN CORPORATION 1 5 0 4 0 10
SHFL ENTERTAINMENT, INC. 0 0 1 6 3 10
BROADCOM CORPORATION 0 1 2 3 3 9
ELECTRONIC ARTS INC. 2 2 2 0 3 9
LABTRONIX CONCEPT INC. 1 4 2 2 0 9
MILESTONE ENTERTAINMENT LLC 1 0 2 4 2 9
AMAZON TECHNOLOGIES, INC. 0 0 0 2 6 8
AMI ENTERTAINMENT NETWORK, LLC 1 0 1 2 4 8
COLE KEPRO INTERNATIONAL, LLC 1 4 1 1 1 8
GTECH RHODE ISLAND CORPORATION 3 0 3 1 1 8
INTEGRATED GROUP ASSETS, INC. 0 0 5 3 0 8
PALTRONICS AUSTRALASIA PTY LIMITED 1 2 2 0 3 8
PRIMO INNOVO, LLC 0 0 2 3 3 8
SAMSUNG ELECTRONICS CO., LTD. 0 0 3 4 1 8
SPIELO INTERNATIONAL AUSTRIA GMBH 0 0 8 0 0 8
STEELSERIES APS 0 0 1 4 3 8
CAPCOM CO., LTD. 0 0 0 4 3 7
CASE VENTURE MANAGEMENT, LLC 1 1 3 2 0 7
ELOTTERY, INC. 0 2 2 1 2 7
FUTURELOGIC, INC. 2 1 1 3 0 7
HASBRO, INC. 0 2 3 1 1 7
TETRIS ONLINE, INC. 0 0 0 6 1 7
TOUCHTUNES MUSIC CORPORATION 2 1 1 1 2 7
BASSILIC TECHNOLOGIES LLC 0 0 1 0 5 6
CRYPTOLOGIC INC. 3 1 1 1 0 6
ELECTRONICS AND TELECOMMUNICATIONS RESEARCH INSTITUTE 0 0 0 4 2 6
ERNEST MOODY REVOCABLE TRUST 0 1 2 2 1 6
GAMING ENHANCEMENTS, INC. 1 2 0 2 1 6
HON HAI PRECISION IND. CO., LTD. 0 1 1 3 1 6
IMMERSION CORPORATION 0 0 1 3 2 6
INVENTOR HOLDINGS, LLC 0 0 0 1 5 6
NOKIA CORPORATION 1 2 1 1 1 6
PARTYGAMING IA LIMITED 0 0 5 1 0 6
ROCKET GAMING SYSTEMS, LLC 4 0 0 1 1 6
SPIELO MANUFACTURING ULC 0 1 4 1 0 6
TIPPING POINT GROUP, LLC 0 0 0 2 4 6
AGS LLC 0 0 1 4 0 5
APPLE, INC. 0 1 1 1 2 5
BGC PARTNERS, INC. 0 0 0 2 3 5
DIAMOND GAME ENTERPRISES, INC. 1 2 2 0 0 5
DIOGENES LIMITED 0 0 0 1 4 5
GLOBAL CASH ACCESS, INC. 0 1 0 1 3 5
HEWLETT-PACKARD DEVELOPMENT COMPANY, L.P. 0 3 1 0 1 5
KONAMI CO., LTD. 5 0 0 0 0 5
KONINKLIJKE PHILIPS ELECTRONICS N.V. 0 3 1 1 0 5
MQ GAMING, LLC 0 0 0 1 4 5
NEXRF, CORP. 0 0 0 4 1 5
NIKE, INC. 0 0 1 3 1 5
NINTENDO OF AMERICA INC. 0 0 2 1 2 5
NOVEL TECH INTERNATIONAL LIMITED 0 0 0 0 5 5
PLAYTECH SOFTWARE LIMITED 0 0 0 3 2 5
SCREENLIFE, LLC. 1 2 1 1 0 5
SONY ONLINE ENTERTAINMENT LLC 0 0 4 0 1 5
WARGAMING.NET, LLP 0 0 0 1 4 5



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