Super Smash Bros How to Train and Why

Super Smash Bros Logo

Reading Time: 8 minutes Super Smash Brothers is a game that just about anybody who has ever gamed will recognize, and think back fondly to hours upon hours of playtime with family, friends, and maybe even the occasional stranger. One thing that person would also most certainly remember is who among them was the one to beat! We all …

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Xbox Series S Controller Found in the Wild?

Xbox Series S Controller Surfaces

Reading Time: 3 minutes We are, presumably, 3-4 months away from the launch of the Xbox Series X, and the unconfirmed Xbox Series S, yet an Xbox Series X | S compatible controller has surfaced. Twitter user, @Zakk_exe, recently scored one off of the C2C social marketplace OfferUp for about $40. Microsoft has not announced a white controller nor …

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Drifting Joy-Con Continued, How NOT to Repair!

Drifting Joy-Cons Repair Fail

Reading Time: < 1 minute After a failed repair attempt on a drifting Joy-Con using an air blower, I figured why not take it apart and try to replace the drifting joystick. I didn’t want to wait for Nintendo’s warranty service any longer as I had already been waiting for 2 months at this point. A quick search on Amazon …

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Nintendo Switch NES Controllers “Review” (Updated)

Reading Time: 3 minutes Many of us remember opening the Nintendo Entertainment System, loading Super Mario Bros and hearing that iconic theme song for the very first time. Little did we know, this would be the beginning for of an age for gamers. Fortunately there are many different ways to play these old school school games, some officially sanctioned; …

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iOS 14 to Support for Xbox Elite Controller Series 2

Reading Time: < 1 minute Its June, which means two things: E3 and Apple’s World Wide Developers Conference (WWDC). Unfortunately, due to COVID-19 and social distancing rules in effect, this year’s E3 has been canceled and Apple’s WWDC was a virtual only event. As we normally see, Apple released a slew of information pertaining to the latest Apple mobile device …

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Xbox Elite Series 2 Amazon Epic Buy Turns into Amazon Epic Fail

Amazon Fail

Reading Time: 4 minutes I’ve been jonesing for a new Xbox Elite Series 2 controller since November 24th. I’ve been jonesing for it since I heard about it months ago. I’d held off on getting the Series 1 controller since hearing about the Series 2. Having recent confirmation that the Series 2 would be compatible with the forthcoming Xbox …

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GameCube Joy-Con Mod – Cheating?

Shank Mods GameCube Joy-Con mod

Reading Time: 2 minutes Unless you’ve been living under a rock the last few days, you’ve probably seen the GameCube Joy-Con mod. If you haven’t, I will include the video at the bottom of the post for your viewing pleasure. In a nutshell, an avid gamer and hardware enthusiast, Shank Mods, cut a Wavebird Wireless Controller in half and …

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Xbox Elite Wireless Controller Series 2 Announced

Xbox Elite Controller Series 2

Reading Time: 2 minutes A retooled Xbox Elite Wireless Controller was announced during the Xbox E3 2019 briefing. Available for pre-order via Xbox.com and set for a release November 4th, 2019 and will work on Xbox One as well as Windows 10 machines. Included in the box: Xbox Elite Wireless Controller Series 2 Carrying case Set of 6 thumbsticks: …

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Nintendo Switch Joy-Con Charger Dock From PowerA – Review

PowerA Nintendo Switch Joy-Con Charger Dock

Reading Time: 2 minutes Out of the box the Nintendo Switch comes with 2 Joy-Cons which attach to the sides of the Switch and charge while the Switch is charging. That’s all well and good if you’re the only person who uses the Switch or if you are playing games like Mario Kart that utilizes a single Joy-Con per …

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Third Party Controllers, a thought.

Reading Time: 2 minutes I am what you could call a “controller snob.” Ever since the early days of the Nintendo Entertainment System I could never use a 3rd party controller. During that time there were some great controllers out there that included rapid fire or even a macro type ability but even with those literal game changing features …

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