joypad


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joypad

(ˈdʒɔɪˌpæd)
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a console for playing computer games
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A command is transmitted to the tip of the snake-arm with a joypad and the rest of the joints follow this specified path.
The defender picked up a joypad and took on one lucky supporter during his meet-andgreet at the Game store in Necwastle's Eldon Square.
Beatbox, buzzkill, chillax, coqui, frenemy, funplex, jockdom, joypad, mixtape, mojito, ponzu, qigong, schmutz, sudoku and yuzu.
There are hundreds of compatible games that can be played with these joysticks, including Robokill, Joypad Elite, Aralon: Sword and Shadow, Super Mega Worm, Meteor Blitz, Dink Smallwood, and Blade of Betrayal.
It also comes with the new ultra-sensitive Kinect included and a redesigned controller which, apparently, has 40 optimisations over the 360 joypad, though details on those are still unrevealed.
The quiet, meek little fellow whom he has been playing like a joypad for months now, has suddenly, and without warning, transformed completely into a hound from hell (Surprise
20) The melding of player and console, joypad or avatar, not to mention the dystopian science fiction themes frequently informing videogames' content, correspond with the biotechnological rewiring of mind and body, cyborgian monstrosity, and the transitional borderless post-humanity Botting aligns with the Gothic in contemporary (sub-) culture.
A gamer can play Fifa 12 against another player using a specially-designed joypad and two switches, while the Nomad control option on Call of Duty: Modern Warfare 3 is designed for a gamer who is not able to hold buttons down to zoom into the action.
Specifically built with Sony Ericsson's Xperia Play in mind, it makes full use of the somewhat forgotten handset's hardware, PlayStation joypad and gaming-specific buttons.
Gone is the joypad, replaced by elongated buttons that have secondary functions as well as act as directional keys.
I have just won my first race in new console game Champion Jockey, not by tapping buttons on a joypad, but by mimicking the riding of a finish, my actions transferred on to screen via a motion sensor.
For those of you who know how to hold a joypad it will take considerably less.