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Publication numberUSD658178 S1
Publication typeGrant
Application numberUS 29/368,838
Publication dateApr 24, 2012
Priority dateAug 30, 2010
Also published asCA139433S
Publication number29368838, 368838, US D658178 S1, US D658178S1, US-S1-D658178, USD658178 S1, USD658178S1
InventorsJohn Ikeda, Carl L. Ledbetter, Peter Bristol
Original AssigneeMicrosoft Corporation
Export CitationBiBTeX, EndNote, RefMan
External Links: USPTO, USPTO Assignment, Espacenet
Game controller
US D658178 S1
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  1. The ornamental design for a game controller, as shown and described.

FIG. 1 is a front perspective view of a game controller showing the new design;

FIG. 2 is a rear perspective view thereof;

FIG. 3 is a top view thereof;

FIG. 4 is a front side view thereof;

FIG. 5 is a rear side view thereof;

FIG. 6 is a left view thereof;

FIG. 7 is a right view thereof;

FIG. 8 is a bottom view thereof;

FIG. 9 is an enlarged front perspective view of a region of the game controller containing a portion of the claimed portion taken from the angle as shown in FIG. 1;

FIG. 10 is an enlarged rear perspective view of the region of the game controller shown in FIG. 9 taken from the angle as shown in FIG. 2; and,

FIG. 11 is a top view of the region of the game controller shown in FIG. 9.

The broken lines shown are included for the purpose of illustrating the unclaimed portions of the article and form no part of the claim.

Non-Patent Citations
1 *Gear; Dougherty, Ethan; "Xbox 360 Controller with Twist-Up D-pad";; dated Sep. 1, 2010; accessed May 23, 2011; 5pgs.
2Logitech Cordless Rumblepad 2 Controller (2 images), which is believed to have been on sale prior to 2010, and which is believed to be the controller cited in the Preliminary Notice of Reasons for Refusal submitted herewith.
3Preliminary Notice of Reasons for Refusal, JP Design Application No. 2011-00457, Dispatch Date Aug. 5, 2011, with cited image.
4Xbox 360 Wireless Controller, 1 color sheet, Microsoft, 2005.
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U.S. ClassificationD14/401, D14/454, D21/333