07121942 is referenced by 165 patents and cites 143 patents.

A gaming device including a free spins game displaying a plurality of reels including a plurality of symbols where the symbols include a plurality of award symbols and at least one target symbol. A plurality of selections including at least one game function are displayed to a player. In a game, the gaming device provides the player with a plurality of free spins of the reels. In each free spin, the gaming device provides the player with an award or awards for any award symbols or combinations of award symbols indicated on the reels. In addition, the gaming device provides the player with one or more picks of the selections for each target symbol indicated on the reels. The gaming device then determines the game function or game functions associated with the picked selections in each free spin. A total award based on the awards and game functions is provided to the player.

Title
Gaming device including a game having a player selected function based on symbols in a free spins game
Application Number
10/243052
Publication Number
7121942 (B2)
Application Date
September 12, 2002
Publication Date
October 17, 2006
Inventor
Anthony J Baerlocher
Reno
NV, US
Agent
Bell Boyd & Lloyd
Assignee
IGT
NV, US
IPC
A63F 13/00
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