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In certain embodiments, the present invention relates to a gaming apparatus comprising a gaming device adapted to allow a player to place a wager and play a game of chance having a randomly determined outcome. The gaming apparatus includes a plurality of moveable objects and a moveable display object comprising a plurality of compartments adapted to receive a moveable object. A display object actuator may be coupled to the moveable display object and configure to move the moveable display object. A controller is in communication with the game device and the moveable display object actuator, the controller being configured to move the moveable display object to a position determined by a random game outcome and to cause at least one of the plurality of moveable objects to enter a compartment of the moveable display object that conveys the game outcome.