Resources Contact Us Home
Systems and methods for indicating input actions in a rhythm-action game

Image Number 11 for United States Patent #7625284.

Systems and methods for displaying cues indicating input actions in a rhythm-action game may include: displaying, to a player of a rhythm-action game, a lane divided into at least two sub-lanes, each sub-lane containing cues indicating a drum input element; and displaying, to the player, an additional cue spanning a plurality of the sub-lanes, the additional cue indicating a foot pedal action. In some embodiments, the additional cue may span all the sub-lanes. In some embodiments, each sub-lane may contain cues indicating a drum input element of a set of linearly arranged drum input elements. In other embodiments, each sub-lanes may correspond to a fret button of a simulated guitar and the additional cue may correspond to an open strum.

  Recently Added Patents
Apparatus and method for manufacturing microneedles
Message processing method and apparatus based on the SIP protocol and an IP communication system
Quantitative sleep analysis system and method
Dynamic learning method and adaptive normal behavior profile (NBP) architecture for providing fast protection of enterprise applications
Method and apparatus for editing a program on an optical disc
Managing job execution
Code conversion apparatus, code conversion method, and computer product
  Randomly Featured Patents
Method, communication network and service access interface for communications in an open system interconnection environment
Metal single crystal line having a particular crystal orientation
Collapsible transfer bench
Vehicle headlight
Linear amplifier control
Ultrasonic treatment of glaucoma
Method and apparatus for controlling an automotive drive system with free-wheeling
Bathroom accessory post
Socket contact for electrical connectors
Method and apparatus for high efficiency position information reporting