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9011248 Game operating device  
A game operating device (controller) includes a longitudinal housing, and a holding portion held by hand to be wrapped by its palm it is formed in the housing. A direction switch is provided on an...
9005026 Game controller for tablet computer  
An apparatus generally directed to controlling a video game. The apparatus preferably includes a tablet computer, an electronic game communicating with the tablet computer, and an input device for...
8994643 Force reflecting haptic interface  
A multi-function force reflecting haptic interface including various sub-assemblies is disclosed. The sub-assemblies include multiple function user interfaces, a user interface docking station for...
RE45421 Mobile computing device with integrated input device  
A handheld computer is disclosed. The handheld computer is configured with a housing, a display supported in the housing, and computing electronics supported in the housing and configured to...
8974300 Interactive entertainment electronic system  
The present invention relates to a remote play device for an interactive entertainment system and may include a class D amplifier and at least one motion detection device. The remote play device...
8976045 Tactile force sense presenting device, electronic device terminal applied with tactile force sense presenting device, and tactile force sense presenting method  
A tactile force sense presenting device of the present invention includes: an operation unit which includes an operation lever to be operated by an operator, and a movement guide surface which...
8974296 Game program and game apparatus  
A game apparatus executes game processing on the basis of microphone input information input through a microphone. The CPU of the game apparatus executes an imaging step for imaging a user with a...
8961313 Multi-positional three-dimensional controller  
Systems and methods are disclosed to control interactivity with a video gaming system. The system includes a game console and a controller that is configured to be held in a plurality of handhold...
8951120 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...
8932135 Game controller  
A game controller includes a control circuit and first and second buttons positioned proximate to upper and lower portions, respectively, of the controller. The first and second buttons are in...
8932123 Assembly block and display system  
An assembly block (20) including an LED element (51), a control unit (52) that controls the LED element (51), and a housing (30) that holds the LED element (51) and the control unit (52) is...
8926432 Feedback controller  
Systems and methods for providing various forms of feedback are provided and can be implemented in a system, for example, between a gamer and a gaming system. One or more embodiments might be...
8920240 Directional game controller  
The invention has for object a game controller having an actuator (2, 102) mobile in rotation in relation to a fixed part (3, 103), in such a way as to simulate a control of the rotation of a...
8920241 Gesture controlled persistent handles for interface guides  
A computing system translates a world space position of a hand of a human target to a screen space position of a user interface and locks the hand to a handle of the user interface if world space...
8892087 Cell phone multimedia controller  
A system and method is provided for remotely controlling and interacting with a multimedia device using a mobile phone. This is accomplished by utilizing cell and mobile phones capable of...
8888595 Inducing force into a non-anchored gaming device  
Force feedback in a gaming controller is provided by a motion induction device having an untethered mass. The mass is accelerated and decelerated to provide directional force feedback to a user of...
8882575 Gaming machine having display with sensory feedback  
A method of conducting a wagering game on a gaming machine includes the steps of displaying a selectable game element on a display and associating each potential outcome associated with the...
8876603 Video game controller device including firearm contour with mounts to connect controller to trigger  
A videogame controller device with a videogame controller housing, the housing having a firearm accessory exterior contour one or more firearm mounts on the videogame controller housing, the one...
8870654 Gaming controller  
A controller for interfacing with an interactive application is provided. The controller includes a housing defined by a main body, a first extension extending from a first end of the main body,...
8870655 Wireless game controllers  
A game controller arrangement includes a first control unit generating first operation data including linear acceleration sensed within a first control unit body. A second control unit generates...
8858334 Racing car wheel and controls for use in a multimedia interactive environment  
A racing car steering wheel assembly provides an input/output interface for a participant in a multimedia interactive electronic game. Two primary paddles on the underside of the wheel control...
8858329 Apparatus and method for using a dedicated game interface on a wireless communication device with projector capability  
Apparatuses and methods are disclosed for a game interface on a wireless communication device with projector capability. In one example, an apparatus has an integrated projector lens on a casing...
8851996 Dynamic magnetometer calibration  
Embodiments related to calibrating a game controller including a magnetometer during game play are disclosed. One embodiment provides a method comprising sampling magnetic information received...
8845431 Shape trace gesturing  
Gestures of a computer user are observed with a depth camera. A trace gesture of the computer user is identified and an action performable within an interactive interface is selected based on the...
8842079 Method and device for determining a touch or touches  
A method and device for determining a single touch or multiple touches is disclosed. A touch related sensing information with a single zero-crossing is used for determining a pair of values, and...
8840471 System and method for using a game controller device for electronic trading  
According to one embodiment, a system for electronic trading is provided. The system includes an interface application having an associated mapping module that defines a plurality of controller...
8834272 Dynamically reconfigurable joystick  
A gaming machine comprises one or more display devices, a configurable joystick, and one or more memory devices. The memory devices store instructions that, when executed by at least one...
8834266 Methods and apparatuses for generating tactile feedback for games and simulations  
A method and a device provide a tactile sensation. Devices include a plurality of actuators. The plurality of actuators includes first and second actuators. The first actuator is adapted to...
8834271 Game controller and game system  
A first control unit includes a first operation data generation section for generating first operation data in accordance with a motion of a first control unit body included in the first control...
8834278 System and method for using a game controller device for electronic trading  
According to one embodiment, a system for electronic trading is provided. The system includes an interface application having an associated mapping module that defines a plurality of controller...
8827806 Music video game and guitar-like game controller  
A music video game provides a guitar shaped video game controller with an analog control device with touch sensor. In some embodiments the analog control device is in the form of a touch sensitive...
8821284 Adapter apparatus for a handheld controller  
According to various embodiments of the invention an adapter apparatus is provided that is combinable with a computer or video game controller. In accordance with one embodiment, the adapter...
8817045 Interactivity via mobile image recognition  
Systems and methods of interacting with a virtual space, in which a mobile device is used to electronically capture image data of a real-world object, the image data is used to identify...
8816961 Pointing device for use on an interactive surface  
A pointing device (10, 50, 70, 90) is provided for use on an interactive surface (21). The pointing device (10, 50, 70, 90) comprises a grip portion (11, 51, 71, 91) and a shapeable part (12, 52,...
8795079 Semantic gaming and application transformation including movement processing equations based on inertia  
A gaming system comprises a handheld user input device, a processor for receiving input data from the handheld user input device and a gaming application for receiving data from the processor...
8797260 Inertially trackable hand-held controller  
A game controller is disclosed.
8786555 Feedback-providing keypad for touchscreen devices  
Computer-readable media, computerized methods, and a touchscreen device manipulating user-input elements are provided. Generally, manipulation includes identifying a predefined configuration...
8784208 Game control thumb grip  
Apparatus for controlling gaming analog sticks, comprising an upwardly generally concave thumb support, and attachment means underlying the thumb support for adjustably attaching the support to...
8777708 Targeting control in a simulated environment  
Targeting control may be facilitated in a simulated environment. In an example embodiment, a method includes acts of monitoring, generating, moving, and firing. A button input and a directional...
8781151 Object detection using video input combined with tilt angle information  
A method for use in obtaining input data from an object includes capturing a live image of the object with an image capture device, receiving information related to a tilt angle of the object from...
8760390 Interactive device capable of improving image processing  
An interactive device for improving image processing. The interactive device includes a processing module and a controller. The processing module includes a substrate, an image sensor formed on...
8758133 Game system with selective orientation control  
Respective orientations (a pitch angle, a roll angle, and a yaw angle) of the input device are detected based on angular velocity data outputted from a gyro sensor unit of an input device. Then,...
8753208 Sequential mode and manual mode speed controller for video games  
The invention relates to a speed controller, in particular for video games, capable of operating according to a sequential mode and a manual mode comprising: a support casing (1), a lever (2)...
8754853 Hand-interface for weapon station  
An ergonomic control instrument for an operator's hand is provided to be disposable on a platform and communicate with a processor. The instrument includes a base for mounting to the platform, a...
8753207 Game system, game processing method, recording medium storing game program, and game device  
In an example game device, a second character is caused to rotate based on an input operation performed on a stick of a terminal device and a change in an attitude of the terminal device. In the...
8747225 Gaming machine chair  
A gaming chair for use with a gaming machine that conducts a wagering game, the chair includes a seat and a tactile device for providing tactile sensations via the seat according to at least one...
8747196 Force feedback device for simulating combat  
A method and apparatus for providing force feedback to a user operating a human/computer interface device and interacting with a computer-generated simulation. In one aspect, a...
8740706 Gaming console having movable screen  
A gaming machine has a flat panel display screen that is pivotable over a range of angles to allow the player to tilt the screen to directly face the player. The screen also can be pulled toward...
8740708 Gun handle attachment for game controller  
According to one embodiment, a controller attachment apparatus is provided configured to adapt a game controller having a battery compartment with a cover into a firearm-shaped game controller,...
8730166 Multi-sensored control stick for enhanced input sensitivity and funtionality  
Systems and methods incorporating an embedded sensor in a control stick to detect the presence of an object, such as a thumb. A presence detect signal may be generated by the additional sensor and...