This report takes a look into the patenting activity around slot machines uncovering the inventors, the companies and the intellectual property history behind these gaming devices, its research momentum and key intellectual property indicators. Slot machines are mechanical devices which employ three, four or even more reels of different dimensions and are popularly used as gaming devices. Overall, the research and development work related to finding solutions to slot machines appears to be a highly active and growing one. This report focuses on how Patent data can help uncover the trends, gaps and opportunities that exist around this area. You will find the information on the research activity, application areas, the companies most active in this research area, the filings spread, key comparisons etc. This report was prepared by mining patent data using Patent iNSIGHT Pro, a comprehensive patent analysis platform that helps one accelerate time-to-decision from patent analysis activities.