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In this May 29, 2015, photo, Vice President of Game Development Baron Giuffria demonstrates a first person skill based gambling game prototype by G2 Game Design in Las Vegas. The player uses a gun to shoot much like a video game. (AP Photo/John Locher)

Game-changer: With slots losing their appeal, Vegas moves toward video games that pay out

Bragging rights are usually the only reward at the end of a well-played video game. Nevada is on the cusp of what could be a casino revolution, drawing up plans to introduce arcade-style video games that would pay winnings based on a gambler's skill at, say, blasting aliens out of the sky or driving a virtual race car around a track. The idea is aimed largely at attracting younger people who hav…