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GameThing: A Laptop Stand That’s Also a Two-Player Arcade Controller

GameThing: A Laptop Stand That’s Also a Two-Player Arcade Controller
Arcade games are great fun not just because they’re solid games, but because they’re good at being social games. Just about everything is more fun with friends and beer, and Pac-Man is no exception. The problem…
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The Most Expensive Gaming Peripheral: Another Person’s Hand and Mind Control

The Most Expensive Gaming Peripheral: Another Person’s Hand and Mind Control
There are lots of gaming peripherals out there, and some of them can get really, really expensive. Hell, I once reviewed a racing wheel, pedals, and shifter set that goes for about $1,200. Even something as…
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ConsoleTuner Titan One Controller Adapter: Mix, Match & Mod

ConsoleTuner Titan One Controller Adapter: Mix, Match & Mod
We’ve featured a few specialized hacks and adapters that let you use a different controller on one gaming platform. But ConsoleTuner’s Titan One adapter might be able to fulfill several of your controller needs at once…
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NES Controller Ring: 8-Bit Band

NES Controller Ring: 8-Bit Band
This NES controller ring is perfect for gamers who want to carry a piece of the classic Nintendo console with them. It has a classic brick background plus the A and B buttons each have tiny…
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Cyber Gadget Adapter Lets You Use PS3 & PS4 Controllers on Wii & Wii U: QuadShock

Cyber Gadget Adapter Lets You Use PS3 & PS4 Controllers on Wii & Wii U: QuadShock
There are adapters that let you use the PS2’s DualShock 2 controller with the Wii and Wii U. It appears there will be a similar adapter that will connect the PS3, PS4 and other USB controllers…
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DIY GameCube Controller Adapter for Nintendo 3DS: Super Smash Bros. Bros

DIY GameCube Controller Adapter for Nintendo 3DS: Super Smash Bros. Bros
Earlier this year we featured modder dekuNukem’s custom made Nintendo 3DS peripheral that hatches eggs and finds shiny Pokémon in Pokémon X/Y. His latest hack lets you play on the 3DS using a GameCube controller, a…
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Video Game Controller Silicone Molds: Six Player Mold ‘em Up

Video Game Controller Silicone Molds: Six Player Mold ‘em Up
You can play with your cakes and eat them too with ThinkGeek’s Classic Game Controller Silicone Mold. Each mold makes six 2.9″ controllers, a pair each of the NES, Sega Genesis and the PlayStation controllers. I…
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At Last: A Nintendo 3DS XL That Looks Like An NES Controller

At Last: A Nintendo 3DS XL That Looks Like An NES Controller
Get ready to hand over even more money to Nintendo. That’s because Nintendo has announced a special edition 3DS XL that looks like a retro NES controller. Nintendo actually doing something right? It’s been a while.…
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NES30 Bluetooth Gamepad: U, U, D, D, L, R, L, R, B, A… X, Y?

NES30 Bluetooth Gamepad: U, U, D, D, L, R, L, R, B, A… X, Y?
A company called 8Bitdo is selling a gamepad that looks just like the NES controller, except it has additional buttons and can connect to desktop computers and mobile devices via Bluetooth or USB. The NES30 appears…
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PlayStation 3 Controller in Original PS1 Gray: Looks Just Like Grandpa

PlayStation 3 Controller in Original PS1 Gray: Looks Just Like Grandpa
The original PlayStation and its controllers were released before Sony fell in love with white and black hardware. I don’t know why it came in what I like to call obsolete gray, but it did, and…
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PC Drivers for Xbox One Controller Now Available

PC Drivers for Xbox One Controller Now Available
Some games on the PC are best played with the mouse and keyboard. However, some games really need a game controller. Games that have flying or driving in them are best done with a gamepad. If…
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ANTVR Cross Platform Kit Wants to be the Only Virtual Reality Kit You Need

ANTVR Cross Platform Kit Wants to be the Only Virtual Reality Kit You Need
The Oculus Rift has seen great success even before it’s officially released. But this long interval before full production has given others the chance to survey the field and catch up. One of the more promising…
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Disabled Man Plays Minecraft with His Eyebrows

Disabled Man Plays Minecraft with His Eyebrows
The man you see here is Alex. He is a gamer who suffers from spinal muscular atrophy. That means that he lacks the muscular control and therefore the precision to use standard controllers. Now stop for…
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DIY Plush USB Game Controller: Hug and Play

DIY Plush USB Game Controller: Hug and Play
We’ve seen all kinds of game controller plushies, but I think this is the first time I’ve seen one that can actually be used to play video games. Adafruit’s Becky Stern built the soft controller using…
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FretPen: It’s a Pen. No, It’s a Tiny Guitar!

FretPen: It’s a Pen. No, It’s a Tiny Guitar!
The FretPen is a pen that doubles as a miniature guitar. Even if you can’t do much with one string and teensy frets, at least you can write and play a neat little tune with it.…
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PhoneJoy Android Gaming Controller Starts Shipping

PhoneJoy Android Gaming Controller Starts Shipping
Back at the end of 2012, I mentioned a company had created an interesting game controller for Android smartphones and small tablets called the PhoneJoy. The controller turned up on Kickstarter and raised about $70,000 within…
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