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Gamepad

A gamepad (also called joypad or ghazi pad), is a type of game controller held in two hands, where the fingers (especially thumbs) are used to provide input. [1]

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Accelerometer

An accelerometer is a device that measures proper acceleration ("g-force").

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After Burner

is a 1987 combat flight simulator arcade game by Sega AM2.

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Analog stick

An analog stick, sometimes called a control stick, joy stick or thumbstick, is an input device for a controller (often a game controller) that is used for two-dimensional input.

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Apple Bandai Pippin

The Apple Bandai Pippin is a multimedia technology console, designed by Apple Computer.

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Apple Inc.

Apple Inc. (commonly known as Apple) is an American multinational technology company headquartered in Cupertino, California, that designs, develops, and sells consumer electronics, computer software, and online services.

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Asus Eee

Asus Eee is a family of products by Asustek.

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Atari

Atari (from a Japanese verb meaning "to hit the target" or "a success") is a corporate and brand name owned by several entities since its inception in 1972, currently by Atari Interactive, a subsidiary of the French publisher Atari, SA (ASA).

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Atari 7800

The Atari 7800 ProSystem, or simply the Atari 7800, is a home video game console officially released by Atari Corporation in 1986.

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Atari Jaguar

The Atari Jaguar is a fifth generation home video game console that was developed by Atari Corporation.

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Bandai

is a Japanese toy making and video game company, as well as the producer of a large number of plastic model kits.

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Belkin

Belkin International, Inc., is an American manufacturer of consumer electronics that specializes in connectivity devices.

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Classic Controller

The is a video game controller produced by Nintendo for the Wii video game console.

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D-pad

A D-pad (short for directional pad; also known as a Control Pad) is a flat, usually thumb-operated four-way directional control with one button on each point, found on nearly all modern video game console gamepads, game controllers, on the remote control units of some television and DVD players, and smart phones.

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D-subminiature

The D-subminiature or D-sub is a common type of electrical connector.

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Daytona USA: Championship Circuit Edition

Daytona USA: Championship Circuit Edition is a racing arcade game by Sega, specifically designed for the Sega Saturn.

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Degrees of freedom (mechanics)

In mechanics, the degree of freedom (DOF) of a mechanical system is the number of independent parameters that define its configuration.

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Dimension

In physics and mathematics, the dimension of a mathematical space (or object) is informally defined as the minimum number of coordinates needed to specify any point within it.

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DirectX

Microsoft DirectX is a collection of application programming interfaces (APIs) for handling tasks related to multimedia, especially game programming and video, on Microsoft platforms.

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Dreamcast

The is a home video game console that was released by Sega on November 27, 1998 in Japan, September 9, 1999 in North America, and October 14, 1999 in Europe.

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Dual Analog Controller

The PlayStation Dual Analog Controller (SCPH-1150 in Japan, SCPH-1180 in the United States and SCPH-1180e in Europe) is Sony's first handheld analog controller for the PlayStation, and the predecessor to the DualShock.

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DualShock

The DualShock (trademarked as DUAL SHOCK) is a line of vibration-feedback gamepads by Sony for PlayStation consoles and devices.

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Fishing rod

A fishing rod is a long, flexible length of glass fibre composite, carbon fibre composite or, classically, bamboo, used to catch fish.

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Flight dynamics

Flight dynamics is the study of the performance, stability, and control of vehicles flying through the air or in outer space.

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Game & Watch

Game & Watch (Gēmu & Uotchi; called Tricotronic in West Germany and Austria) is a line of handheld electronic games produced by Nintendo from 1980 to 1991.

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Game controller

A game controller is a device used with games or entertainment systems to provide input to a video game, typically to control an object or character in the game.

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GameCube controller

The Nintendo GameCube controller (DOL-003) is the standard controller for the Nintendo GameCube video game console.

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Gamepad

A gamepad (also called joypad or ghazi pad), is a type of game controller held in two hands, where the fingers (especially thumbs) are used to provide input.

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Games for Windows

Games for Windows is a discontinued brand owned by Microsoft and introduced in 2006 to coincide with the release of the Windows Vista operating system.

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Golden Axe

is a side-scrolling, beat 'em up, hack and slash arcade video game released in 1989 by Sega for the System 16-B arcade hardware.

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Gravis PC GamePad

The Gravis PC GamePad is a game port game controller produced by Advanced Gravis Computer Technology.

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Haptic technology

Haptic or kinesthetic communication recreates the sense of touch by applying forces, vibrations, or motions to the user.

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History of the Electronic Entertainment Expo

Business Summit.

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Immersion Corporation

Immersion Corporation of San Jose, California, a developer and licensor of of touch feedback technology, also know as haptic technology. Immersion's technology is used in digital technology in mobile devices, automotive touchscreen and touchpads, medical training equipment, gaming consoles and other consumer electronics.

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Immersion v. Sony

In 2002, Sony and Microsoft were sued by Immersion for patent infringement for the use of vibration functions in their gaming controllers.

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Japan

Japan (日本 Nippon or Nihon; formally or Nihon-koku, "State of Japan") is an island country in East Asia.

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Joystick

A joystick is an input device consisting of a stick that pivots on a base and reports its angle or direction to the device it is controlling.

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Kodansha

, the largest Japanese publisher, produces the manga magazines Nakayoshi, Afternoon, Evening, and Weekly Shonen Magazine, as well as more literary magazines such as Gunzō, Shūkan Gendai, and the Japanese dictionary Nihongo Daijiten. The company has its headquarters in Bunkyō, Tokyo.

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List of Wii games that use the Nintendo GameCube controller

This is a list of released video games for the Wii video game consoles which allow use of the Nintendo GameCube controller.

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Madden NFL

Madden NFL (known as John Madden Football before 1993) is an American football video game series developed by Electronic Arts Tiburon for EA Sports.

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Manx Grand Prix

The Manx Grand Prix motorcycle races are held on the Isle of Man TT Course (or 'Mountain Circuit') every year for a two-week period, usually spanning the end of August and early September.

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Master System

The is a third-generation home video game console that was manufactured by Sega.

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Mega Man Legends (video game)

Mega Man Legends, known in Japan as, is an action-adventure game released by Capcom.

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Metal Gear Solid 2: Sons of Liberty

is an action-adventure stealth video game directed by Hideo Kojima, originally developed by Konami Computer Entertainment Japan and published by Konami for the PlayStation 2 in 2001.

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Microsoft SideWinder

Microsoft SideWinder is the general name given to the family of digital game controllers developed by Microsoft for PCs.

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Microsoft Windows

Microsoft Windows (or simply Windows) is a metafamily of graphical operating systems developed, marketed, and sold by Microsoft.

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NeGcon

The neGcon ("neh-gee-con", from the Japanese "nejiru", 捻る, "to twist") was a third-party controller for the PlayStation manufactured by Namco.

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Neo Geo CD

is the second home video game console of SNK's Neo Geo family, released in September 1994, four years after its cartridge-based equivalent.

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Nights into Dreams...

is an action game developed by Sonic Team and published by Sega in 1996 for the Sega Saturn.

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Nintendo 64

The, stylized as NINTENDO64 and often referred to as N64, is Nintendo's third home video game console for the international market.

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Nintendo 64 controller

The Nintendo 64 controller (NUS-005) is the standard game controller included with the Nintendo 64.

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Nintendo Entertainment System

The Nintendo Entertainment System (also abbreviated as NES) is an 8-bit home video game console that was developed and manufactured by Nintendo.

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Nintendo optical discs

Nintendo optical discs are the optical disc format used to distribute video games released by Nintendo.

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Nostromo SpeedPad n52

The Belkin Nostromo SpeedPad n52 is a USB computer gaming peripheral designed for gamers by Belkin.

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Olympic Gold

Olympic Gold is the official video game of the XXV Olympic Summer Games, hosted by Barcelona, Spain in 1992.

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OS X

OS X (pronounced; originally Mac OS X) is a series of Unix-based graphical interface operating systems (OS) developed and marketed by Apple Inc. It is designed to run on Macintosh computers, having been pre-installed on all Macs since 2002.

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PAL region

The PAL region (PAL being short for Phase Alternating Line) is a television publication territory that covers most of Asia, Africa, Europe and Oceania.

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Personal computer

A personal computer is a general-purpose computer whose size, capabilities and original sale price make it useful for individuals, and is intended to be operated directly by an end-user with no intervening computer operator.

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PlayStation 2

The PlayStation 2 (PS2), is a home video game console that was manufactured by Sony Computer Entertainment.

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PlayStation 3

The PlayStation 3 (PS3) is a home video game console produced by Sony Computer Entertainment.

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PlayStation 4

The PlayStation 4 (officially abbreviated as PS4) is a home video game console from Sony Computer Entertainment.

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PlayStation Controller

The PlayStation Controller was the first gamepad released by Sony Computer Entertainment for its PlayStation video game console.

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PlayStation Move

is a motion-sensing game controller platform by Sony Computer Entertainment (SCE), first released for the PlayStation 3 (PS3) video game console.

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Push-button

A push-button (also spelled pushbutton) or simply button is a simple switch mechanism for controlling some aspect of a machine or a process.

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Remote control

In consumer electronics, a remote control is a component of an electronic device such as a television set, DVD player, or other home appliance, used to operate the device wirelessly from a short distance.

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Saitek

Saitek is a designer and manufacturer of consumer electronics founded in 1979 by Swiss technologist Eric Winkler.

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Sega Bass Fishing

Sega Bass Fishing, also known as Get Bass, is an arcade fishing video game developed in 1997 by Sega for the Sega Model 3 hardware.

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Sega Genesis

The Sega Genesis, known as the in most regions outside North America, is a 16-bit home video game console which was developed and sold by Sega Enterprises, Ltd. The Genesis was Sega's third console and the successor to the Master System.

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Sega Saturn

The is a 32-bit fifth-generation home video game console that was developed by Sega and released on November 22, 1994 in Japan, May 11, 1995 in North America, and July 8, 1995 in Europe as the successor to the successful Sega Genesis.

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Sixaxis

Sixaxis (trademarked SIXAXIS) is a wireless gamepad produced by Sony for their PlayStation 3 video game console.

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Sky Target

Sky Target is a 1995 arcade game by Sega.

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South Park: Chef's Luv Shack

South Park: Chef's Luv Shack is a 2D game show-style party video game based on the television show South Park.

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Space Harrier

is a third-person rail shooter video game released by Sega in 1985.

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Steam Machine (hardware platform)

Steam Machine, previously known as Steam Box prior to reveal, is a line of pre-built gaming computers that began being manufactured and distributed by a number of vendors using a range of different design specifications outlined by Valve Corporation.

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Street Fighter

, commonly abbreviated as SF or スト, is a fighting game franchise by Capcom.

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Super Nintendo Entertainment System

The Super Nintendo Entertainment System (also known as the Super NES, SNES or Super Nintendo) is a 16-bit home video game console developed by Nintendo that was released in 1990 in Japan, 1991 in North America, 1992 in Europe and Australasia (Oceania), and 1993 in South America.

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Super Smash Bros. Brawl

Super Smash Bros.

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Television

A television, commonly referred to as TV, telly or the tube, is a telecommunication medium used for transmitting sound with moving images in monochrome (black-and-white), colour, or in three dimensions.

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The Legend of Zelda: Majora's Mask

is an action-adventure video game developed by Nintendo's Entertainment Analysis & Development division for the Nintendo 64.

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The Legend of Zelda: Ocarina of Time

is a 1998 action-adventure video game developed by Nintendo's Entertainment Analysis & Development division for the Nintendo 64 home video game console.

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Tilt sensor

A tilt sensor can measure the tilting in often two axes of a reference plane in two axes.

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Trackball

A trackball is a pointing device consisting of a ball held by a socket containing sensors to detect a rotation of the ball about two axes—like an upside-down mouse with an exposed protruding ball.

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TurboGrafx-16

The TurboGrafx-16 Entertainment SuperSystem, originally known in Japan as the, is a home video game console joint-developed by Hudson Soft and NEC, released in Japan on October 30, 1987, and in the United States on August 29, 1989.

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USB

USB, short for Universal Serial Bus, is an industry standard developed in the mid-1990s that defines the cables, connectors and communications protocols used in a bus for connection, communication, and power supply between computers and electronic devices.

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Video game console

A video game console is a device that outputs a video signal or visual image to display a video game.

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Virtual Boy

The (Originally known as VR-32) is a 32-bit table-top 3D video game console developed and manufactured by Nintendo.

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Virtual Console

, sometimes abbreviated as VC, is a specialized section of the Wii Shop Channel and Nintendo eShop online services that allow players to purchase and download games and other software for Nintendo's Wii and Wii U home gaming consoles and the Nintendo 3DS portable gaming console.

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VMU

The VMU, or Visual Memory Unit, also referred to as the Visual Memory or VM in Japan (ビジュアルメモリ) and Europe, is the primary "memory card" produced by SEGA for the Dreamcast home video game console.

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WaveBird Wireless Controller

The WaveBird Wireless Controller is a radio frequency (RF) based wireless controller manufactured for the Nintendo GameCube video game console.

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Wii

The Wii is a home video game console released by Nintendo on November 19, 2006.

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Wii MotionPlus

The is an expansion device for the Wii Remote video game controller for the Wii that allows it to capture complex motion more accurately.

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Wii Remote

The, also known colloquially as the Wiimote, is the primary controller for Nintendo's Wii console.

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Wii U

The is a home video game console created by Nintendo and the successor to the Wii.

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Wii U GamePad

The Wii U GamePad is the standard controller used by the Nintendo Wii U video game console.

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XBCD

XBCD is a driver that allows owners of an Xbox controller to use it on a Windows computer.

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Xbox 360

The Xbox 360 is a home video game console developed by Microsoft.

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Xbox 360 controller

The Xbox 360 controller is the primary controller for the Microsoft Xbox 360 video game console and was introduced at E3 2005.

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Xbox Controller

The Xbox Controller was the primary controller for Microsoft's Xbox console and was introduced at the Game Developers Conference in 2000.

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Xbox One

The Xbox One is a home video game console developed by Microsoft.

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XrossMediaBar

The XrossMediaBar (pronounced cross-media bar and officially abbreviated as XMB) is a graphical user interface developed by Sony Computer Entertainment.

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References

[1] https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Gamepad

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