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Gaming Joystick with Integrated Speaker

IP.com Disclosure Number: IPCOM000030718D
Original Publication Date: 2004-Aug-24
Included in the Prior Art Database: 2004-Aug-24

Publishing Venue

Motorola

Related People

Authors:
Giles Davis
Inventors:
Ted Arneson

Abstract

Current gaming input devices on cellular handsets use 4 and 5-way navigation buttons. While suitable for basic gaming, these navigation buttons do not allow the 360° input capability that home gaming consoles, such as Playstation® and X-Box®, are capable of supporting. In console based first person or driving games, the player has 360° control over the direction their character/vehicle looks/moves