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Resources and Going Further

Now that you've successfully got your joystick up and running, it's time to incorporate it into your own project!

For more information, check out the resources below:

If you are looking for example code using javascript with the Johnny-Five, check out the examples linked with the Joystick Class.

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If you have no idea what to do with a joystick, checkout the following videos: