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A method to display clear gaming screen without game info and controller sign on mobile devices

IP.com Disclosure Number: IPCOM000239314D
Publication Date: 2014-Oct-29
Document File: 7 page(s) / 858K

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Abstract

A method to move the blocking game descriptive text/graph, menu, and other buttons to a separated screen on another mobile device, so that the main device screen can be enlarged and display the game with full screen.

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A method to display clear gaming screen without game info and controller sign on mobile devices

Games on mobile device such as smart phone are becoming popular these days. However, the gaming screen sometimes can be too small to display for a mobile device with small screen. Especially, when there are necessary gaming signs and texts needed to be placed on the screen, it will make the main gaming screen even smaller. Current solution is to focus on creating the remote joystick to control the game. But the remote controlling style can't solve the small screen with blocking sign and text issues. For game developers, they can't design their game without considering these blocking items to fit into the smaller screen. For game players, since those gaming texts and signs are not always necessary and only need to have a peek from time to time, it'll be better to moved them to another screen.

    So, we propose a method to move these blocking signs and texts to another screen and enlarge the main gaming screen to have a bigger and more clear display.


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    The proposed method is to move the blocking game descriptive text/graph, menu, and other buttons to another screen, so that the main device screen can be enlarged and clearly and completely display the game with full screen. Also, the sound can be displayed on any devices or both.

The advantages of  invention:

    1. By moving all signs and texts (which might block game characters) away from the game screen, players are able to enjoy larger gaming screen with possibly higher resolution.

    2. The "Game Layer" and "Control/Display Layer" can be displayed on any mobile devices disregard of the game install...