Over 140 Granted & Pending Patents Covering Gaming Controller Innovation
ATLANTA– (BUSINESS WIRE) -Scuf Gaming®, innovator and creator of high-performance gaming controllers, through its patent-affiliated Ironburg Inventions, has expanded its international global patent portfolio with an additional 14 granted patents in Europe. These additional patents bring the total number granted to 91 worldwide, and an additional 55 pending patent applications.
Scuf Gaming's latest patents expand international protection of its trigger stop features that have effectively become required functionality for export professionals and competitive gamers. The patents also cover newer innovations in the thumbstick area that enable greater customization for user preference and playstyle. With these new patents, Scuf Gaming now has 42 granted European patents, covering its innovation in the gaming controller market across the continent.
"Having created the market category for performance controllers in 2011," said Duncan Ironmonger, CEO and Co-Founder of Scuf Gaming, "our patented innovations have improved the performance of hundreds of gamers worldwide." "SCUF features have become the standard for competitive gameplay. Players demand this functionality in their controller. That's why this innovation has been licensed by numerous companies, growing this market and bringing performance control to a larger segment of gamers. "
For more information on Scuf Gaming and its patented innovation, please visit: https://scufgaming.com/s/patents/.
About Scuf Gaming
Scuf Gaming®, innovator and creator of high-performance gaming controllers, provides superior accessories and customized gaming controllers for consoles and PCs that are used by top professional gamers as well as casual gamers. Built to specification, SCUF controllers offer custom built-in design and increase hand use and improve gameplay. SCUF controller features are covered by 91 granted patents, and another 55 pending applications, focusing on four key areas of the controller: the back control functions, the trigger control mechanisms, the thumbstick control area and the side-mounted configurable SaxTM button placements.
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