US 11,756,383 B2
System and method for providing a feature game
Scott Christopher Olive, Narrabeen (AU)
Filed by Aristocrat Technologies Australia Pty Limited, North Ryde (AU)
Filed on Dec. 27, 2021, as Appl. No. 17/562,278.
Application 17/562,278 is a continuation of application No. 16/455,166, filed on Jun. 27, 2019, granted, now 11,210,900.
Application 16/455,166 is a continuation of application No. 15/986,192, filed on May 22, 2018, granted, now 10,339,761.
Application 15/986,192 is a continuation of application No. 14/823,536, filed on Aug. 11, 2015, abandoned.
Claims priority of application No. 2014903132 (AU), filed on Aug. 11, 2014.
Prior Publication US 2022/0122419 A1, Apr. 21, 2022
Int. Cl. G07F 17/32 (2006.01); G07F 17/34 (2006.01)
CPC G07F 17/3258 (2013.01) [G07F 17/326 (2013.01); G07F 17/3209 (2013.01); G07F 17/3213 (2013.01); G07F 17/3225 (2013.01); G07F 17/3244 (2013.01); G07F 17/3262 (2013.01); G07F 17/3267 (2013.01); G07F 17/34 (2013.01); G07F 17/3255 (2013.01)] 21 Claims
OG exemplary drawing
1. A gaming machine, comprising:
a display device;
a player input device;
a memory device; and
a processor executing instructions stored on the memory device, wherein execution of the instructions causes the processor to at least:
select a denomination for a play of a base game based on an input received via the player input device;
select symbols for a base game outcome based on one or more outputs of a random number generator, wherein the symbols are selected from at least one configurable symbol and a plurality of non-configurable symbols;
display, via the display device, the selected symbols for the base game outcome at base game symbol display positions;
select, based on the selected denomination, a value from value data stored in the memory device; and
assign, based on the value selected from the value data, a prize value to the at least one configurable symbol;
trigger a play of a feature game based on the selected symbols for the base game outcome; and
for the play of the feature game:
retain each configurable symbol of the base game outcome at a corresponding feature game symbol display position of a plurality of feature game symbol display positions displayed on the display device;
for each of the plurality of feature game symbol display positions without a configurable symbol, select and display a replacement symbol; and
determine a feature game award based on a sum of prize values for each configurable symbol displayed at its feature game symbol display position.