Konami Digital Entertainment, Inc.
|Konami Digital Entertainment, Inc. Patent applications|
|Patent application number||Title||Published|
|20130288760||EXERCISE SUPPORT DEVICE, PROGRAM, EXERCISE SUPPORT SYSTEM, AND MOTION DETECTION DEVICE - An exercise support device including an input which inputs player motion information from a reference position, and an instructing component which displays a motion evaluation mark on a screen, a motion instruction mark in a scrolling manner on the screen, a plurality of display patterns of a series of motion instruction marks in a distinguishable manner on the screen such that the display patterns include at least first and second display patterns, with the second display pattern having the motion instruction marks of the first display pattern and additional motion instruction marks, and instructs the player on a motion timing represented by the motion instruction mark so that the motion evaluation and instructions marks coincide. The exercise support device further includes an evaluating component which evaluates a player's motion based on a level of coincidence of the motion instruction and evaluation marks that correspond to the player's motion.||10-31-2013|
|20090282965||Musical sound device - The present invention is a musical sound device having an input device including a plurality of selection sections and a timing input section, a storage unit for storing first musical sound data for outputting a first musical sound, second musical sound data for outputting a second musical sound, and a rhythm pattern to output the second musical sound data, an allocation unit for allocating the first and second musical sound data to the plurality of selection sections according to a predetermined relationship, a control unit for outputting the second musical data corresponding to the input from selection section, to an output unit according to the rhythm pattern, and outputting the first musical sound data according to input from the selection section and the timing input section, to the output unit, and an output unit corresponding to the first and second musical sound data received from the control unit.||11-19-2009|
|20090042650||Game input device, game method and game system using the same - The objective of present invention is to provide a game input device which allows a player to enjoy the feeling of actually playing a musical instrument along with a rhythm of music, a game method and a game system using such a game input device. The present invention is a game input device having a moving portion and a neck portion, the moving portion has at least two or more inputs, the moving portion is provided onto the neck portion, and the position of the moving portion is movable on the neck portion. The present invention is also a game method and a game system using the game input device.||02-12-2009|
Patent applications by Konami Digital Entertainment, Inc.