Cool Gadgets, Gizmos, Games and Geek Stuff on Technabob
VISIT OUR OTHER SITES: THE AWESOMER | 95OCTANE

Technabob is reader-supported. When you buy through links on our site, we may earn an affiliate commission.
As an Amazon Associate I earn from qualifying purchases. Learn more.

Extra-Wide N64 Controller Mod Has Double the Sticks, Double the Size

by Lambert Varias
Advertisement

Nowadays we expect dual analog sticks to be standard parts of gaming controllers, but back in the 90s a certain newcomer was the smart/lucky enough to figure that out. Bacteria forum member Clarky retroactively sets things straight for Nintendo by making a dual analog stick N64 controller.

n64 dual analog stick controller by clarky

If it looks like two N64 controllers stuck together, it’s because that’s exactly what it is.

Awesome paint job. Clarky initially made this mod because of a hidden mode in Star Wars Episode 1: Racer that enabled players to control their pod racer using the analog sticks of two controllers, but his fellow forum members also pointed out that his mod will also come in handy for GoldenEye. You can skip to about 5:15 in the video below for the demo.

Head to Clarky’s thread at the Bacteria forums for more pics and info on the mod. I wonder if someone’s going to mash two 3DS systems together to come up with one that has two analog sticks.

[via Hack A Day]



Woodford Reserve Very Fine Rare Bourbon

Woodford Reserve Very Fine Rare Bourbon

CableEndy Robot Juggler

CableEndy Robot Juggler

Portraits from the Woods: Photography by Norman Reedus

Portraits from the Woods: Photography by Norman Reedus

Advertisement
2021 Ford Bronco Sport Is Good for 25 MPG in the City

2021 Ford Bronco Sport Is Good for 25 MPG in the City

Ford Mustang Mach-E Nails Its EPA Estimated Driving Ranges

Ford Mustang Mach-E Nails Its EPA Estimated Driving Ranges

Ferrari 488 GT Modificata is a Limited-Edition Racetrack Destroyer

Ferrari 488 GT Modificata is a Limited-Edition Racetrack Destroyer

Advertisement