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Number: 463/37
Name: Amusement devices: games > Including means for processing electronic data (e.g., computer/video game, etc.) > Player-actuated control structure (e.g., brain-wave or body signal, bar-code wand, foot pedal, etc.) > Hand manipulated (e.g., keyboard, mouse, touch panel, etc.)
Description: Player-actuated control structure wherein the means for deriving an information signal includes structure intended and arranged to interact with that part of a participant"s arm beyond the wrist (i.e., the hand, including the palm, fingers, and thumb, etc.) so as to derive an information signal in response to motion of any part of the hand.

Sub-classes under this class:

Class Number Class Name Patents
463/38 Pivotally-translatable handle (e.g., joystick, etc.) 461

Patents under this class:

Patent Number Title Of Patent Date Issued
8641524 Game apparatus, storage medium storing game program and game controlling method Feb. 4, 2014
8638364 User interface system and method using thermal imaging Jan. 28, 2014
8636594 Graphical user interface for a gaming system Jan. 28, 2014
8636588 Interactive action figures for gaming systems Jan. 28, 2014
8633946 Interactivity with a mixed reality Jan. 21, 2014
8633871 Image processing apparatus and image processing method Jan. 21, 2014
8632401 Game program, storage medium, game device and game system Jan. 21, 2014
8624859 Input apparatus Jan. 7, 2014
8622834 Game control system recording medium and game system control method Jan. 7, 2014
8622833 User interface apparatus and operational sensitivity adjusting method Jan. 7, 2014
8622821 Method, system, and device for managing player data Jan. 7, 2014
8619036 Virtual keyboard based activation and dismissal Dec. 31, 2013
8616974 Passive and active video game controllers with magnetic position sensing Dec. 31, 2013
8616948 Multi-layered electronic puzzle Dec. 31, 2013
8614667 Apparatus and method for generating data signals Dec. 24, 2013
8613666 User selection and navigation based on looped motions Dec. 24, 2013
8613665 Game controller Dec. 24, 2013
8613646 Systems and methods for controlling player characters in an interactive multiplayer story Dec. 24, 2013
8608576 Lens accessory for video game sensor device Dec. 17, 2013
8608566 Music video game with guitar controller having auxiliary palm input Dec. 17, 2013
8608565 Operating device for game machine Dec. 17, 2013
8608561 Computer-readable storage medium having object control program stored therein and object control apparatus Dec. 17, 2013
8605041 Data input device Dec. 10, 2013
8605038 Touch screen panel type liquid crystal display Dec. 10, 2013
8602895 Gaming terminal with rotatable lever handle Dec. 10, 2013
8602890 Game device, control method for game device, program, and information storage medium Dec. 10, 2013
8602833 Puzzle with conductive path Dec. 10, 2013
8597122 Password entry system Dec. 3, 2013
8597118 Method, apparatus and system for video tuning of a video switching device for a gaming machine Dec. 3, 2013
8591334 Graphical user interface, system and method for implementing a game controller on a touch-screen device Nov. 26, 2013
8591333 Game controller with receptor duplicating control functions Nov. 26, 2013
8585500 Game apparatus Nov. 19, 2013
8579707 Angling joystick and gaming device having same Nov. 12, 2013
8574079 Wireless wagering system Nov. 5, 2013
8574078 Game apparatus, communication apparatus, wireless game controller, and game system Nov. 5, 2013
8574077 Storage medium having game program stored thereon, game apparatus, input device, and storage medium having program stored thereon Nov. 5, 2013
8574069 Hand-held game apparatus and game program Nov. 5, 2013
8574050 Game unit with dual joystick controllers Nov. 5, 2013
8570759 Controller and portable electronic apparatus Oct. 29, 2013
8568234 Simulating musical instruments Oct. 29, 2013
8568233 Video game controller attachment apparatus Oct. 29, 2013
8568232 Storage medium having game program stored thereon and game apparatus Oct. 29, 2013
8568213 Game unit with controller-determined characters Oct. 29, 2013
8562437 Keyboard equipped with functions of operation buttons and an analog stick provided in a game controller Oct. 22, 2013
8562436 User interface and method of user interaction Oct. 22, 2013
8562435 Method and apparatus for adapting to gaming venue states Oct. 22, 2013
8560752 Systems and methods utilizing a control docking unit Oct. 15, 2013
8558797 Video game processing apparatus and video game processing program Oct. 15, 2013
8556721 Apparatus and method for managing peripheral device communications Oct. 15, 2013
8556720 System and method for touchscreen video game combat Oct. 15, 2013

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