View Full Version : Microsoft, Nintendo sued over games controller

08-04-2006, 06:27 PM
A CASE started in a Texas district court a few days back alleging that Nintendo and Microsoft had breached a game controller patent. Or two. Or more. Anascape Ltd, a firm based in Texas, alleges that Nintendo and Microsoft breached patent number 5,999,084, called "Variable Conductance Sensor" and issued to Brad Armstrong in 1999.

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08-06-2006, 06:27 PM
Yeah, I saw this too. I doubt it goes anywhere since the people that are sueing used vauge language in their patent. I could be wrong though.