06270411 is referenced by 578 patents and cites 22 patents.

A gaming machine comprising a presentation element controlled by a processor in response to a wager amount. The presentation element is capable of presenting a basic game screen and a start animation outcome that activates an animation feature. The animation feature represents an animation game being played and results in an animation outcome. The animation outcome provides an animation payoff. The animation feature covers a portion of the basic game screen less than all of the basic game screen.

Title
Gaming machine with animated reel symbols for payoff
Application Number
9/393492
Publication Number
6270411 (B1)
Application Date
September 10, 1999
Publication Date
August 7, 2001
Inventor
Ismaelito B Raneses
Des Plaines
IL, US
Joel R Jaffe
Evanston
IL, US
Damon E Gura
Chicago
IL, US
Agent
Jenkens & Gilchrist
US
Assignee
WMS Gaming
IL, US
IPC
A63F 13/00
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