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Tag: Controller

SandForce Unveils New SSD Controller That Lets Your Ultrabook Run an Extra Hour

SandForce Unveils New SSD Controller That Lets Your Ultrabook Run an Extra Hour
Unless you’re a hardcore computer geek, you may not have any idea what an SSD controller actually is. Theses processors are used for connecting and communicating with today’s modern solid-state drives. One of the biggest companies that makes controllers for solid-state storage devices is SandForce and the company has announced a new family of controllers called the SF-2200/2100 Client Flash Storage Processors.

Bladepad iPhone 4S Gamepad Comes With a Case, Doesn’t Come With a Game

Bladepad iPhone 4S Gamepad Comes With a Case, Doesn’t Come With a Game
Despite the millions of dollars of profits that it’s raking in, Apple still hasn’t come up with a way to include native support for physical controllers in iOS games. The best that we can hope for is for a gamepad manufacturer to step up and get support from developers.

Razer Ouroboros: The Ambidextrous Gaming Mouse

Razer Ouroboros: The Ambidextrous Gaming Mouse
I can appreciate a really good gaming mouse, because most of the time these kinds of devices have no perceivable lag and usually have quite a few programmable buttons. However, most gaming mice are built in dedicated versions for either right- or left-handed users.

The Xbox 360 Bra Perfect for Button Mashers

The Xbox 360 Bra Perfect for Button Mashers
After the TMNT and Pokemon bras, now comes the Xbox 360 controller bra. It’s the prefect way to make your boyfriend stop fiddling with his Xbox 360 and start playing with your buttons instead.

Nintendo Controller Turned into Desk Organizer: Why Won’t Star Fox 64 Play Anymore?

Nintendo Controller Turned into Desk Organizer: Why Won’t Star Fox 64 Play Anymore?
Do you have a spare N64 controller laying around and collecting dust? Chances are you have at least two. Why not put them to good use and turn them into handy desk organizers. That’s what Graeme Abraham of GreenCüb has done here and it will make your desk look extra geeky.

Modder Builds the Ultimate Arcade Joystick for… Starcraft II?!

Modder Builds the Ultimate Arcade Joystick for… Starcraft II?!
That’s right folks, this is an arcade style controller for a real time strategy game. Now you can pull off that 54-hit Zergling combo and trace a HCF route for your Marines. My ignorance in StarCraft II aside, control your fanboy rage and approach this mod as curio, not as an attack to your way of life pastime.

Guitar Zero Self-Playing Controller Mod: GameShark for Guitar Hero

Guitar Zero Self-Playing Controller Mod: GameShark for Guitar Hero
Like many twitch-based games, it’s practically impossible to cheat your way through Guitar Hero. You can play the game on easier difficulties, but if you want to have really high scores and perfects in Expert mode, you really have to be an expert.

Arcadie Adds Arcade Joystick to iPhone and iPod Touch on the Cheap

Arcadie Adds Arcade Joystick to iPhone and iPod Touch on the Cheap
There are already a couple of add-ons on the market or in the works to equip your iOS gadgets with a joystick. I actually have one of the original iCade units for my iPad and it’s pretty cool.

NES Controller Coffee Table Really Plays Games

NES Controller Coffee Table Really Plays Games
This isn’t the first Nintendo controller coffee table, but that doesn’t mean it doesn’t still look sweet. I like the fact that it is natural wood colored and it makes it look like this NES mated with an old Atari 2600.

Wireless Super Nintendo Controller Mod, Old School Meets New School

Wireless Super Nintendo Controller Mod, Old School Meets New School
Sure, we are all used to playing video games with wireless controllers today, but back in the day you were forced to sit right in front of your console as if you yourself were attached to it, thanks to those pesky wires.

DRONE Open Source Bluetooth Controller for Phones and Tablets

DRONE Open Source Bluetooth Controller for Phones and Tablets
When gaming on your mobile device, using a touchscreen is fine, but many of us prefer the old fashioned feel of a controller in our hands. But there aren’t a lot of options out there (yet).

NES Controller Necklace Keeps Gaming Close to Your Heart

NES Controller Necklace Keeps Gaming Close to Your Heart
Gamer girls who have a place in their heart for the classic Nintendo Entertainment System will want to run over to Etsy right now and grab one of these necklaces, designed to look just like the iconic 8-bit controller.

NES Controller Top: For Gamer Girls with 8-Bit Style

NES Controller Top: For Gamer Girls with 8-Bit Style
This gamer girl top looks great and is super stylish. Perfect for the geeky girl who wants stripes on top and an old school NES controller at her waist. The D-Pad and buttons are in the perfect spots for tickling, so I think I would be tempted to do some gentle button mashing here.

Haptic Thumbstick Videogame Controller Renders Rumble Obsolete

Haptic Thumbstick Videogame Controller Renders Rumble Obsolete
Videogames are very good at engaging our eyes and ears, but when it comes to touch we still have a long way to go. Force feedback is the gaming industry’s attempt to engage our sense of touch, but it’s limited at best.

Console Wars Veteran Pins: for Achievements in the Field of Gaming

Console Wars Veteran Pins: for Achievements in the Field of Gaming
We’ve featured Supermandolini’s sweet military-style NES pin before. It turns out that the design firm actually made a few more designs of the pins and calls the collection the Console Wars Veteran series, representing both the grizzled vets and the high-tech rookies of console gaming.

PS Vita Fight Stick Mod is Like Having an Arcade Cabinet with a Tiny Screen

PS Vita Fight Stick Mod is Like Having an Arcade Cabinet with a Tiny Screen
The new Sony PS Vita portable gaming console recently launched worldwide, so if you are lucky enough to have one you have probably been enjoying games like Ultimate Marvel vs Capcom 3. Whether you like the Vita or not, here is a cool fight stick mod that you will want to check out.