Patent Number: 8,715,064

Title: Dynamic paytable for interactive games

Abstract: A gaming system and method that includes a dynamic paytable is described. The method operates by enabling a game session that includes a plurality of game events. After each game event, the player is given an opportunity to terminate or continue the game session. The player can use skill to determine whether to terminate or continue the game session. A paytable determines whether a prize is awarded to said player after each game event. In one embodiment, the dynamic paytable is displayed on a player interface. During the game session, the player may terminate the game session before the remaining game events are completed. The player is provided with an opportunity to view the paytable and can generate a strategy to maximize the prize awarded or minimize losses generated during the game session.

Inventors: Luciano, Jr.; Robert A. (Reno, NV), Bertram; William K. (Reno, NV)

Assignee: Bally Gaming, Inc.

International Classification: G07F 17/32 (20060101)

Expiration Date: 5/06/12018