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US20120004035 SYSTEM AND METHOD FOR USING ACCELEROMETER OUTPUTS TO CONTROL AN OBJECT ROTATING ON A DISPLAY  
An example system and method controls a rotatable object on a display using a handheld control device comprising an accelerometer. The example system and method involve determining an orientation...
US20130231186 STORAGE MEDIUM HAVING STORED THEREON INFORMATION PROCESSING PROGRAM, AND INFORMATION PROCESING DEVICE  
A computer readable storage medium having stored thereon an information processing program executable by a computer of an information processing device which presents information corresponding to...
US20130017887 Game Controller System  
A game controller comprising: a game controller housing; at least one user input device located on the game controller housing; a build digital data packet routine located in the game controller...
US20060025229 Motion tracking and analysis apparatus and method and system implementations thereof  
An orientation and position tracking system and method in three-dimensional space and over a period of time utilizing multiple inertial and other sensors for determining motion parameters to...
US20110190059 GAME DEVICE, GAME DEVICE CONTROL METHOD, PROGRAM, AND INFORMATION STORAGE MEDIUM  
To provide a game device that, for example, enables dealing with displacement of a standing position of a player during game play. Depression operation receiving means receives a depression...
US20130012313 TABLET COMPUTER GAME DEVICE  
A game piece includes conductive touch points. The conductive touch points are configures to contact a touchscreen of a computing device and register a touch event with the computing device. The...
US20120115609 GAME DEVICE AND COMPUTER PROGRAM  
A first value is calculated, based on a difference of a first load data based on an output of a first load sensor 82a provided at a right front part of a supporter 78 for supporting a player and a...
US20100267448 SYSTEM, METHOD AND HANDHELD CONTROLLER FOR MULTI-PLAYER GAMING  
Embodiments of the invention relate to systems and methods for multi-player gaming. Some embodiments relate to systems having an improved communications infrastructure and improved handheld game...
US20100144437 SUPPORT FOR A VIDEO GAME CONTROLLER  
A support means for a controller for controlling a game which simulates a human activity involving hand and foot movements, for example the driving of a vehicle, the controller comprising a...
US20110230266 GAME DEVICE, CONTROL METHOD FOR A GAME DEVICE, AND NON-TRANSITORY INFORMATION STORAGE MEDIUM  
A position acquiring unit acquires, from a position information generating unit, three-dimensional position information relating to a position of a player, the position information generating unit...
US20110059801 NETWORK GAME SYSTEM, NETWORK GAME SYSTEM CONTROL METHOD, GAME CONTROL DEVICE, AND INFORMATION STORAGE MEDIUM  
A first game character control section controls the action of a first game character which is an operation target for a user, based on an operation carried out by the user. A second game character...
US20100255910 GAME APPARATUS, RECORDING MEDIUM HAVING GAME PROGRAM RECORDED THEREON, AND GAME SYSTEM  
A game system is composed of a TV, a hand-held game machine, and a game apparatus, for example. A hand-held game machine and a plurality of controllers are connected to the game apparatus, for...
US20080191648 Closed Loop Control Of Linear Vibration Actuator  
In a closed loop control method of a linear vibration actuator which vibrates linearly and energized by a switching element driven in a PWM control method, a crest or peak point (Bc, Bp) of the...
US20060252537 Portable wireless control apparatus  
A portable wireless control apparatus, which is developed and suitable for all cellular phones or PDA (personal digital assistant). The apparatus of the invention can adjust its clamping arms to...
US20100173710 PATTERN CODES USED FOR INTERACTIVE CONTROL OF COMPUTER APPLICATIONS  
Methods for determining input to be supplied to a computer program are provided. One of the methods include processing a first video frame having a pattern code before light is applied to the...
US20120115610 GAME DEVICE, GAME DEVICE CONTROL METHOD, PROGRAM, AND INFORMATION STORAGE MEDIUM  
Provided is a game device, which is capable of preventing a subject to be operated from performing an action that is not intended by a player. A game device (10) executes a game configured so that...
US20100317439 GAME DEVICE, METHOD OF CONTROLLING GAME DEVICE, PROGRAM, AND INFORMATION STORAGE MEDIUM  
To provide a game device capable of allowing a user to feel a difference in state of mind between a player of a winning team and a player of a losing team when defending. A selection unit (56)...
US20090318228 APPARATUS AND METHOD OF INTERACTION WITH A DATA PROCESSOR  
A method of interaction with a data processor such as a games machine comprises the steps of capturing a wide angle image of an environment, obtaining image features from the wide angle image, and...
US20120225718 MEASUREMENT AND SEGMENT OF PARTICIPANT'S MOTION IN GAME PLAY  
Systems and methods are provided for the measurement and input of position information and/or information regarding the position and/or movement and/or speed of a target of interest, e.g., without...
US20110287839 GAME DEVICE, OPERATION EVALUATION METHOD, INFORMATION RECORDING MEDIUM AND PROGRAM  
In a game device (300), a task information storage unit (330) stores task information prescribing task operations for controllers that are imposed on a player. When a game begins, an operation...
US20110172011 GAME DRUM HAVING MICRO ELECTRICAL MECHANICAL SYSTEM PRESSURE SENSING MODULE  
A game drum includes a drum body, a compressible member and a MEMS pressure sensing module. The drum body includes an output interface circuit for coupling with a terminal electronic device. The...
US20110098111 Game apparatus, storage medium storing a game program, and game controlling method  
A game apparatus includes a first LCD and a second LCD, and on the first LCD, a two-dimensional game screen including objects positioned in a two-dimensional coordinate is displayed. When a...
US20100304863 BIASING A MUSICAL PERFORMANCE INPUT TO A PART  
Described are methods, systems, and apparatuses, including computer program products, for biasing a musical performance input of a player of a rhythm-action game to a part in the game. In one...
US20130072297 SYSTEMS AND METHODS FOR CALIBRATION AND BIASING FOR GAME CONTROLLER  
Systems and methods for calibration and biasing are described herein. In one example, a method for determining a playing height of a user is described. The method includes receiving an...
US20110228764 INTEGRATION OF AUDIO INPUT TO A SOFTWARE APPLICATION  
The present invention concerns a method and a system for integrating voice inputs to a three-dimensional virtual application software, such as a game, on at least one computer during the execution...
US20110136571 COMPUTER-READABLE STORAGE MEDIUM HAVING GAME PROGRAM STORED THEREIN, GAME SYSTEM, AND GAME DISPLAY METHOD  
In a game system, a position coordinate calculation section calculates a position coordinate of each object. Then, a coordinate determination section determines whether or not the position...
US20100105478 Mind-control toys and methods of interaction therewith  
A mind-control toy is provided, comprising one or more biosensors configured to detect brainwave activity and generate signals based on the detected brainwave activity. A controller may be...
US20130130797 Systems and methods for transforming and/or generating a tangible physical structure based on user input information  
A method including the steps of displaying on an input device an initial virtual object and a target virtual object; receiving by the input device user input information related to transformation...
US20130072301 Methods for Shape Detection Correlated With Position Detection and Systems for Processing the Same  
A shape object, methods, and systems for using the shaped object in interactive computer gaming is disclosed. The shape object includes a line segment having a length that extends between a first...
US20110300938 CAPACITIVE INPUT FOR COMPUTER PROGRAM  
A capacitive input apparatus and method are disclosed. The apparatus includes a mat and a probe. The mat has a dielectric layer sandwiched between a common conductive layer and a patterned...
US20110250963 GAMING SYSTEM  
A gaming system comprising a gaming machine, a switching mechanism connected between a game controller and an audio visual output device, and an external controller in data communication with the...
US20100304854 IMAGE CONTRAST ENHANCEMENT IN DEPTH SENSOR  
Embodiments related to the enhancement of contrast in an image pattern in a structured light depth sensor are disclosed. For example, one disclosed embodiment provides, in a structured light depth...
US20110223998 GAME DEVICE, METHOD FOR CONTROLLING GAME DEVICE, PROGRAM AND INFORMATION STORING MEDIUM  
To provide a game device capable of improving operability of operation means. First acquisition means (61) acquires information regarding an operation state of an operation member included in the...
US20100331087 Control apparatus for use with a computer or video game system  
A control device for controlling a display of a computer system for use with a video game includes a coordinate control unit for providing information related to a vertical and horizontal tilt of...
US20100234103 GAME MACHINE, GAME MACHINE CONTROL METHOD, AND INFORMATION STORAGE MEDIUM  
To provide a game machine for preferably producing a picture in which a first game character, in the case where a second game character moves so as to disappear from the view of the first game...
US20120052949 OBJECT TRACKING INTERFACE DEVICE AS A PERIPHERAL INPUT DEVICE FOR COMPUTERS OR GAME CONSOLES  
The present invention is directed to an object tracking interface device for use as a peripheral input device with personal computers and game consoles. The object tracking interface device tracks...
US20100317438 GAME DEVICE AND GAME CONTROL METHOD FOR CONTROLLING GAME OF ARRANGING OBJECTS IN PREDEFINED ORDER  
A game device includes: an object arrangement modification unit adapted to acknowledge selection of an object subject to movement from among a plurality of objects arranged in one direction in a...
US20100255894 Method for combining multiple actions in single video game  
The present invention provides a method for combing multiple actions in single video game, wherein the method includes the steps of (a) providing a single video game, having two or more play...
US20140171201 VIDEO GAME SYSTEM HAVING NOVEL INPUT DEVICES  
A video game system includes an input device, where the input device has at least one physiological sensing device for determining at least one physiological state of a user. The input device...
US20110294581 STORAGE MEDIUM HAVING GAME PROGRAM STORED THEREIN, GAME APPARATUS, GAME SYSTEM, AND GAME PROCESSING METHOD  
A biological signal is obtained from a player, under a situation where a biological parameter can be calculated based on a biological signal repeatedly obtained from a sensor attached to a player,...
US20110159958 GAME DEVICE, METHOD FOR CONTROLLING GAME, GAME CONTROL PROGRAM AND COMPUTER READABLE RECORDING MEDIUM STORING PROGRAM  
A game device capable of controlling a game without a special game operation is provided. A controller 7 which is means for inputting game operation to a game device 3 comprises an acceleration...
US20100309370 INFORMATION PROCESSING APPARATUS PROVIDED WITH INPUT SYSTEM UTILIZING STROBOSCOPE  
A stroboscope is utilized as an input device of a golf game system (10), for example. The golf game system includes a game machine (12) as an information processing apparatus and a...
US20120276999 Methods and apparatuses for measuring pressure points  
Pressure sensing methods, systems, and computer program products for detecting and monitoring pressure in selectable areas of interest include a sensing system to determine in-sole foot pressure...
US20110124410 CONTROLLER FOR INTERFACING WITH A COMPUTING PROGRAM USING POSITION, ORIENTATION, OR MOTION  
Methods and systems for interfacing a controller device with an interactive program executing at a computer are presented. A controller includes a camera for capturing images of a display. The...
US20120208639 Remote control with motion sensitive devices  
Techniques for using a variety of motion sensitive signals to remotely control an existing electronic device or system are described. Output signals from a motion sensitive device may be in a...
US20110269542 SENSING BALL GAME MACHINE  
A sensing baseball game apparatus (10) has a game machine (12) connected to a television monitor (18). A hat input device (32) is provided with an acceleration sensor. An acceleration signal is...
US20090221370 FORCE FEEDBACK DEVICE  
A force feedback device includes a platform, an elastic apparatus, a drive apparatus, a sensor, a control card, and a software system. The software system is configured to process data of a game...
US20140309036 Set of body motions and methods to control game play using a laser gun in Computer Games.  
This method allows players to immerse themselves in a virtual world and shoot targets directly while moving around and controlling the game play. The players motion is tracked as replicated...
US20110294578 GAME APPARATUS AND STORAGE MEDIUM STORING GAME PROGRAM  
A movement direction calculating apparatus including a processor executing instructions for: obtaining acceleration data output from the multi-axis acceleration sensor during each of successive...
US20100285880 SYSTEM AND METHOD FOR INTERACTION IN A VIRTUAL ENVIRONMENT  
A system and method for implementing game play are disclosed. In one embodiment, the method comprises defining, in a game play controller object, at least one game play rule of a virtual...