Patent Number: 8,574,065

Title: Controlling player-to-player commerce in video game environment

Abstract: Players of a video game can enter contracts and engage in various simple or complex financial transactions employing credit systems such as credit cards, other financial instruments and other mechanisms to facilitate the enforcement of such contracts. Default on agreements by players or player characters can result in financial penalties which the video game system can apply.

Inventors: Van Luchene; Andrew (Santa Fe, NM)

Assignee: Leviathan Entertainment, LLC

International Classification: G06Q 40/00 (20120101)

Expiration Date: 1/05/12017