06511375 is referenced by 316 patents and cites 3 patents.

The present provides a gaming device bonus round that contains a plurality of groups each having a plurality of selections that the player can pick and receive an award. The groups and selections form a theme that provides enjoyment and excitement to the player. The game enables the player to pick a predetermined number of selections from each group. After the player picks from each selection group, the game uncovers, reveals and awards an award hidden underneath and the awards of selections that the player did not choose. The bonus round includes audio and visual displays, in accordance with the game theme, that either direct or follow along with the player's progress of the bonus round. As the player proceeds through the bonus round, the game accumulates the awards and displays the accumulation at the end of the round.

Title
Gaming device having a multiple selection group bonus round
Application Number
9/605107
Publication Number
6511375 (B1)
Application Date
June 28, 2000
Publication Date
January 28, 2003
Inventor
Joseph E Kaminkow
Reno
NV, US
Agent
Bell Boyd & Lloyd
US
Assignee
IGT
NV, US
IPC
A63F 9/24
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