Patent Number: 6,254,485

Title: Game device using a moving light and reflective paddle

Abstract: To provide a game device utilizing light, which can carry out various operations by game players and utilizes lights and can play a game while keeping interest. This game device is characterized by the fact that it includes light output parts (5c, 5d, and 13) that substantially irradiate a projection light for forming an image and a function light, having a function which can be detected by a prescribed detection means, in the same direction, function light detection means, in the same direction, function light detection means (SW2 and 13) that can detect the above-mentioned function light, irradiating direction change means (50, 51, and 14) that change the irradiating direction of the light from the above-mentioned light output part, and a control means (30) that controls the irradiating direction change operation of the above-mentioned irradiating direction change means in accordance with the amount of function light detected by the above-mentioned function light detection part; that the above-mentioned function light detection means (SW2 and 13) detect a reflected function light reflected when the above-mentioned function light contacts a reflection plane (10).

Inventors: Kanagawa; Kazutsugi (Bunkyo-ku, JP), Karasawa; Hideyasu (Bunkyo-ku, JP), Yamanaka; Norihito (Bunkyo-ky, JP)

Assignee: Tiger Electronics, Ltd.

International Classification: A63F 9/02 (20060101); A63F 9/00 (20060101); A63F 7/06 (20060101); A63F 7/00 (20060101); A63F 007/06 ()

Expiration Date: 07/03/2018