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The Convergence of Alternate Controllers and Musical Interfaces in Interactive Entertainment

@inproceedings{Blaine2005TheCO,
  title={The Convergence of Alternate Controllers and Musical Interfaces in Interactive Entertainment},
  author={Tina Blaine},
  booktitle={NIME},
  year={2005}
}
This paper will investigate a variety of alternate controllers that are making an impact in interactive entertainment, particularly in the video game industry. Since the late 1990's, the surging popularity of rhythmic and musical performance games in Japanese arcades has led to the development of new interfaces and alternate controllers for the consumer market worldwide.Rhythm action games such as Dance Dance Revolution, Taiko No Tatsujin (Taiko: Drum Master), and Donkey Konga are stimulating… 
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