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United States Patent D556,201
Ashida ,   et al. November 27, 2007

Controller for electronic game machine


CLAIM The ornamental design for a controller for electronic game machine, as shown and described.
Inventors: Ashida; Kenichiro (Kyoto, JP), Ibuki; Masato (Kyoto, JP), Yamamoto; Shinji (Kyoto, JP), Matsui; Hirokazu (Kyoto, JP), Suga; Akiko (Kyoto, JP)
Assignee: Nintendo Co., Ltd. (Kyoto, JP)
Appl. No.: D/271,580
Filed: January 23, 2007

Related U.S. Patent Documents

Application NumberFiling DatePatent NumberIssue Date
29253817Feb., 2006

Foreign Application Priority Data

Aug 17, 2005 [JP] 2005-23852
Aug 17, 2005 [JP] 2005-23854

Current U.S. Class: D14/412 ; D21/333
Current International Class: 1402
Field of Search: D14/217,218,356,388,399,400,401,412-416,432,496,454-457 D21/324,332,333 463/1,30,36-38,46,47 273/148B,148R 345/156-161,905

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Primary Examiner: Seigel; Mitchell
Assistant Examiner: Acker; Keli' L.
Attorney, Agent or Firm: Nixon & Vanderhye, PC


FIG. 1 is a front, bottom and right perspective view of a controller for electronic game machine showing a first embodiment of our new design;

FIG. 2 is a rear, top and left perspective view thereof;

FIG. 3 is a front view thereof;

FIG. 4 is a rear view thereof;

FIG. 5 is a right side view thereof, a left side view being a mirror image thereof;

FIG. 6 is a top plan view thereof; and,

FIG. 7 is a bottom plan view thereof.

The broken lines in the figures are for illustrative purposes only and form no part of the claimed design.

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