A gaming device having wild indicator symbols associated with symbols
displayed within a display device on a set of reels. The wild indicator
symbols may also be associated with a card or plurality of cards within a
display device. A processor determines whether the wild indicators will
be associated with the symbols or cards and also determines if the wild
indicators will be activated. If the wild indicators are activated, the
processor transforms those symbols or cards associated with the wild
indicators into wild symbols or wild cards.