US 9,808,725 B2
Multi-device gaming interface
Richard Kulavik, San Jose, CA (US); Shobha Devi Kuruba Buchannagari, San Jose, CA (US); and Kevin Arthur Robertson, San Jose, CA (US)
Assigned to Voyetra Turtle Beach, Inc., Valhalla, NY (US)
Filed by Voyetra Turtle Beach, Inc., Valhalla, NY (US)
Filed on Dec. 1, 2016, as Appl. No. 15/366,636.
Application 15/366,636 is a continuation of application No. 14/465,452, filed on Aug. 21, 2014, granted, now 9,511,294.
Claims priority of provisional application 61/878,728, filed on Sep. 17, 2013.
Prior Publication US 2017/0080347 A1, Mar. 23, 2017
This patent is subject to a terminal disclaimer.
Int. Cl. A63F 13/98 (2014.01); A63F 13/215 (2014.01); A63F 13/87 (2014.01); A63F 13/424 (2014.01)
CPC A63F 13/98 (2014.09) [A63F 13/215 (2014.09); A63F 13/424 (2014.09); A63F 13/87 (2014.09)] 20 Claims
OG exemplary drawing
 
1. A system comprising:
an electronic device configured to:
present a user interface via which a user can select from a plurality of commands associated with a particular video game; and
in response to a selection of one of said plurality of commands, transmit said selected one of said plurality of commands to a user interface device, wherein:
said selected one of said plurality of commands causes said user interface device to transmit a corresponding one or more simulated user inputs to a game console associated with said video game, and is associated with a particular audio clip from said video game; and
said selection of said one of said plurality of commands occurs automatically in response to detection, by audio processing circuitry, of an occurrence of said particular audio clip in an audio signal output by said game console.