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Anthony J Baerlocher, Joseph E Kaminkow, Gregg J Palmer: Gaming device having improved award offer bonus scheme. IGT, Bell Boyd & Lloyd, January 14, 2003: US06506118 (431 worldwide citation)

The present invention is a gaming device having an improved award offer bonus scheme wherein the player may improve their award during the bonus round. The bonus game enables the player to select an award offer from a plurality of award offers. The gaming device enables the player to modify the sele ...


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Joseph E Kaminkow, Jean M Brossard, Anthony J Baerlocher, Joseph R Hedrick, Lance R Peterson: Gaming device having value selection bonus. IGT, Bell Boyd & Lloyd, February 4, 2003: US06514141 (398 worldwide citation)

The present invention is a gaming device that provides a player with an opportunity to maximize a gaming device award. The game presents the player with a display having a plurality of groups of masked awards and enables the player to choose a masked award from each of the groups. The game does not ...


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Joseph E Kaminkow, Anthony J Baerlocher: Gaming device having an accumulated award selection bonus scheme. IGT, Bell Boyd & Lloyd, August 5, 2003: US06602137 (392 worldwide citation)

The present invention relates to a gaming device and method having a bonus game, where one embodiment of the gaming device includes a display device; a processor that controls the display device; and several selections including awards and at least one accumulated award. The gaming device provides a ...


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Joseph E Kaminkow: Gaming device having a multiple selection group bonus round. IGT, Bell Boyd & Lloyd, January 28, 2003: US06511375 (316 worldwide citation)

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 ...


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Joseph E Kaminkow, Randall D Mead, Anthony J Baerlocher: Gaming device having a multiple selection and award distribution bonus scheme. IGT, Bell Boyd & Lloyd, July 29, 2003: US06599185 (314 worldwide citation)

The present invention relates to a method and gaming device having a multiple selection and award distribution bonus scheme. A selection is chosen from a group of selections. The present invention determines awards for distribution to the selection. Once determined, the awards are distributed to the ...


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Anthony J Baerlocher, Joseph E Kaminkow, Aaron T Jones: Gaming device with bonus mechanism. International Game Technologies, Marshall O&apos Toole Gerstein Murray & Borun, January 8, 2002: US06336863 (285 worldwide citation)

A gaming machine such as a slot machine with a bonus game is provided. The bonus indicator displays the possible bonus award before it is determined whether or not the bonus has been earned.


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Anthony J Baerlocher, Joseph E Kaminkow, Paulina Glavich: Gaming device with wild activation symbols and wild termination symbols. IGT, Bell Boyd & Lloyd, October 19, 2004: US06805349 (256 worldwide citation)

The present invention provides a gaming device having a wild activation symbol displayed on a set of reels or set of cards within a display device. The processor causes other symbols or cards to become wild within the display device when the wild termination symbol is displayed. When the wild activa ...


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Paulina Glavich, Joseph E Kaminkow, Anthony J Baerlocher: Gaming device having independent bonus reels. IGT, Bell Boyd & Lloyd, October 21, 2003: US06634945 (255 worldwide citation)

The present invention is directed to a gaming device having a plurality of reels each having a plurality of award symbols, a terminating condition, at least one award indicator and a processor connected to the reels. The processor activates the reels and randomly stops one of the reels. An award is ...


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Steven P McGahn, Joseph E Kaminkow: Gaming device having an unveiling award mechanical secondary display. IGT, Bell Boyd & Lloyd, December 9, 2003: US06659864 (250 worldwide citation)

A gaming device, which awards an initial award to a player, discloses to a player that a higher valued enticement award is available and selectable, and enables the player to selectively swap the initial award for an opportunity to select the enticement award. The game preferably discloses the value ...


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Joseph E Kaminkow, David H Muir, Gregg J Palmer: Gaming device having resultant wild symbols. IGT, Bell Boyd & Lloyd, June 14, 2005: US06905406 (249 worldwide citation)

A gaming device including a plurality of reels or cards having several symbols. The symbols include at least two complimentary wild symbols that form resultant wild symbols on related reels or cards. In one embodiment, the resultant wild symbol is similar to a wild symbol and acts as a substitute fo ...