Nintendo Revolution Controller

  • Thread starter dduardo
  • Start date
  • #1
dduardo
Staff Emeritus
1,901
3
http://www.1up.com/do/newsStory?cId=3143782 [Broken]

This is quite a departure from the standard controller. Instead of pressing a button to swing a sword, you actually swing the controller.
 
Last edited by a moderator:

Answers and Replies

  • #2
dduardo
Staff Emeritus
1,901
3
Here is the video:

http://media.cube.ign.com/articles/651/651334/vids_1.html [Broken]
 
Last edited by a moderator:
  • #3
exequor
393
0
the remote control. nice implementation for the sword play game.
 
  • #4
gravenewworld
1,127
26
doesn't matter anyway, nintendo is going to go under after the next round of systems comes out.
 
  • #5
ComputerGeek
383
0
gravenewworld said:
doesn't matter anyway, nintendo is going to go under after the next round of systems comes out.

I hope not. they are very kid friendly.

oh well.. If they do, I am sure they will just port their titles and sell them like sega is doing.
 
  • #6
Saoist
28
0
i doubt theyll go under anytime soon...they really base their stuff on innovation of thought and gameplay, rather than just stringing 10processors together and shouting "Cell r0x0rs!"

DS shouldve been displaced by PSP now...but it hasnt, because of those nintendog things.
 
  • #7
Moonbear
Staff Emeritus
Science Advisor
Gold Member
11,828
53
Could this technology be implemented into a mouse design? That idea of moving in space is actually something I was recently thinking would be the ideal ergonomic mouse. I was looking for something portable for my laptop (that doesn't require a table top) and wasn't happy with the hand-held versions I found that all seem to require using your thumb to operate a trackball, which seems awkward to me. I would love something I could just wave around, even strap to the back of my hand so I don't have to put it down to type, for a mouse, and this sounds like it just might have that sort of technology incorporated into it if it can be adapted to computers instead of just games.
 
  • #8
Curious3141
Homework Helper
2,858
88
Moonbear said:
Could this technology be implemented into a mouse design? That idea of moving in space is actually something I was recently thinking would be the ideal ergonomic mouse. I was looking for something portable for my laptop (that doesn't require a table top) and wasn't happy with the hand-held versions I found that all seem to require using your thumb to operate a trackball, which seems awkward to me. I would love something I could just wave around, even strap to the back of my hand so I don't have to put it down to type, for a mouse, and this sounds like it just might have that sort of technology incorporated into it if it can be adapted to computers instead of just games.

Something to think about : http://news.bbc.co.uk/2/hi/uk_news/wales/2335069.stm

http://www.theregister.co.uk/2002/10/18/student_develops_mouse_glove/
 
  • #9
Nothing000
403
0
gravenewworld said:
doesn't matter anyway, nintendo is going to go under after the next round of systems comes out.

Do you still think that? I think most people would now say that sony is the company that is going to flop this time around.
 

Suggested for: Nintendo Revolution Controller

  • Last Post
Replies
10
Views
1K
Replies
1
Views
363
Replies
7
Views
845
  • Last Post
Replies
5
Views
2K
  • Last Post
Replies
6
Views
2K
Calculators Image Slider control
  • Last Post
Replies
2
Views
1K
Replies
3
Views
1K
  • Last Post
Replies
2
Views
989
Replies
12
Views
3K
Top