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Tag: Controller

Palette Modular Hardware Interface: Control Your Controls

Palette Modular Hardware Interface: Control Your Controls
The ol’ keyboard and mouse combo have proven nearly as versatile as personal computers themselves, but there are still cases when a more responsive or intuitive physical interface is needed. For example, many musicians today use MIDI controllers and sequencers.

Logitech PowerShell Game Controller for iOS 7: Welcome Back, Buttons!

Logitech PowerShell Game Controller for iOS 7: Welcome Back, Buttons!
Like the MOGA Ace Power, Logitech’s PowerShell is part of the first generation of gaming controllers that make use of iOS 7’s controller API. While both controllers only work with a handful of games for now, their Apple’s long overdue API for third-party contorllers means the list of compatible games should easily grow in the future.

Unofficial Driver Makes PS4 Controller Work on PC: Sideward Compatible

Unofficial Driver Makes PS4 Controller Work on PC: Sideward Compatible
Last month we found out that the PlayStation 4’s DualShock 4 controller more or less works with a PlayStation 3. PCSX2 forum member InhexSTER made a tool allowing you to use the controller with Windows games.

MOGA Ace Power Gaming Controller Supports iOS 7

MOGA Ace Power Gaming Controller Supports iOS 7
If you use an Apple gadget like the iPhone or iPod Touch that uses the Lighting connector and iOS, a new portable game controller has turned up aimed specifically at you. The controller comes from MOGA and is called the Ace Power.

Deconstructed Video Game Controllers: The ABXY’s of Gaming

Deconstructed Video Game Controllers: The ABXY’s of Gaming
If you love staring at gadget teardowns, check out photographer Brandon Allen’s Deconstructed. It’s a series of images of dissected video game controllers, their parts neatly arranged for the camera. All of the controllers in Brandon’s series were donated and heavily used (some of them don’t work anymore) hence the dust and worn out parts.

Classic Video Game Controller Ornaments: A taribaum A taribaum

Classic Video Game Controller Ornaments: A taribaum A taribaum
Gamers, get into the spirit of the holidays with these tiny but detailed ornaments that look like controllers from video game consoles of yore. There’s an Atari 2600 joystick, a Sega Genesis gamepad, a NES gamepad and a PlayStation controller.

SNES Controller Pillow: SNUZ Controller

SNES Controller Pillow: SNUZ Controller
Earlier this year we saw the awesome oversized N64 pillow made by Donna Marie Evans. Donna was bombarded by requests for the pillow, but last month a customer asked her to make a controller pillow from an earlier Nintendo console.

PlayStation 4 Controller Works with PS3 Console: Shared Buttons

PlayStation 4 Controller Works with PS3 Console: Shared Buttons
Good news for the PlayStation nation. It seems like the Dualshock 4 controller designed for the PlayStation 4 works with the PlayStation 3 console too. YouTuber Udetto, who writes for German gaming site Computer Bild Spiele, discovered the backwards compatibility while fiddling with a debug version of the PlayStation 4.

Valve Demos Steam Controller: Jack of All Games

Valve Demos Steam Controller: Jack of All Games
Yesterday Valve released a video showing a prototype of the Steam Controller – which is designed to be used with the company’s upcoming Steam Machines – being used to play a handful of games. The demo focused on the controller’s “legacy mode”, in which the controller emulates a mouse and a keyboard, letting you map keys and cursor movement to the controller’s buttons, triggers and trackpads.

Valve Steam Controller Will Help You Operate Your Steam Machine

Valve Steam Controller Will Help You Operate Your Steam Machine
Earlier this week Valve teased the free, gaming-oriented and Linux-based SteamOS and the PC-console hybrid Steam Machine. It soon completed the establishment of the fundamentals of its living room invasion by unveiling the Steam Controller. As with the Steam Machine, the controller is Valve’s attempt at bringing the best of PC and console gaming together.

Game Controller Cookies: Press A to eAt

Game Controller Cookies: Press A to eAt
I’ve really been trying to avoid carbs lately, but I keep falling off the wagon. Now that I’ve seen these cookies shaped like game controllers, I’m really screwed. I’m not only off the wagon, but under its wheels for these sugary treats.

Cross Plane Multi-platform Wireless Controller: Remote Play All the Games!

Cross Plane Multi-platform Wireless Controller: Remote Play All the Games!
Sorry NVIDIA, but it looks like the Shield is already obsolete. It’s not because of the Ghetto Shield, it’s because of the Cross Plane. Developed by three videogame console modders who founded a new company called Advanced Gaming Innovations (AGI), the Cross Plane streams HDMI input from and sends controller output to a PC, PS3, Xbox 360 and the Ouya.

Nintendo Controller LED Wall Art: A Gamepad for your Pad

Nintendo Controller LED Wall Art: A Gamepad for your Pad
Looking for something classy to hang on the wall of your man-cave? Something that screams video game geek, but has a classy feel? Well, this Nintendo Controller LED Light Art may be just the thing.

N64 Controller Pillow: Zzzz Trigger

N64 Controller Pillow: Zzzz Trigger
Artist/Nintendo fan/Sleep gamer Donna Marie Evans made her own Nintendo 64 controller pillow. It’s made of polar fleece and cotton and has embroidered letters and buttons. Now Donna can do a barrel roll in her sleep.

XCM X1 Plus Controller Shell Adds Xbox One Vibration Triggers to Xbox 360

XCM X1 Plus Controller Shell Adds Xbox One Vibration Triggers to Xbox 360
One of the coolest features of the new Xbox One is the extra vibration motors in the triggers. These add a new sensation to gameplay which can provide feedback directly to your fingertips. Now, there’s a mod available for the Xbox 360 controller which adds a similar feature.

Custom NES Sega Genesis Controller Perfect for Playing Super Sonic Brothers

Custom NES Sega Genesis Controller Perfect for Playing Super Sonic Brothers
Is this custom Sega Genesis controller with a sweet NES design awesome or sacrilege? I can’t decide. In my mind, the NES was so much more awesome than the Genesis. I do love them both though.