Tag: Controller

New Animal Crossing Nook Inc. Controller for the Nintendo Switch

PowerA have announced a new wireless controller for the Switch and it’s… Well, let’s just say Tom Nook would be very proud, as it features a Nook Inc. colour theme.

Features & details

  • Wireless Controller with Bluetooth 5.0 Technology + rechargeable lithium-ion battery: up to 30 hours per charge
  • Two mappable advanced gaming Buttons + Embedded anti-friction rings for smooth thumb stick control
  • Superior ergonomics for hours of comfortable gaming + classic intuitive Nintendo button layout
  • Low battery warning LED indicator + Includes 10ft (3M) USB-C charge cable
  • Officially Licensed for Nintendo Switch and Nintendo Switch Lite + two-year limited warranty – visit PowerA.Com/support

If you’re interested, you can use one here. It will release on the 1st of April 2021.

Source: Nintendo Everything

Monster Hunter Rise Switch Bundle Underway

To coincide with the release of Monster Hunter Rise on the Nintendo Switch, Nintendo will be releasing a special Switch bundle. This will feature a special edition of the Switch with new artwork, alongside a download code for the game, DLC and bonus content.

There’s also going to be a special edition Nintendo Switch Pro Controller.

Botg of these items will release on the 26th of March. Pre-orders for this special edition Nintendo Switch or pro controller unfortunately haven’t opened yet at the time of this writing.

Source: Twitter

3 New Mario Controllers for the Nintendo Switch

PowerA will be releasing 3 new officially licensed Mario themed controllers in honor of Mario’s 35th anniversary. These will be an enhanced wireless pro controller, an enhanced wired pro controller, and a wireless GameCube style controller.

Pre-orders are available for all 3 of them with a release scheduled on the 30th of October 2020.

PowerA Enhanced Wireless Controller (Mario Pop) – $49.99

  • Wireless freedom using Bluetooth 5.0
  • Features motion controls and mappable advanced gaming Buttons
  • Ergonomic design with standard button layout
  • Leds for player number, button mapping, and low battery warning
  • Internal rechargeable battery for up to 30 hours of gameplay

PowerA Enhanced Wired Controller (Vintage Star) – $24.99

  • Ergonomic design with Nintendo Switch button layout
  • Video game controller features 3.5mm audio jack and mappable advanced gaming Buttons
  • Detachable 10ft USB cable with Velcro strap
  • No batteries required
  • Switch button layout

PowerA Wireless GameCube Style Controller (Mario) – $49.99

  • The preferred gamepad for Super smash Bros. Ultimate
  • Wireless freedom using Bluetooth 5.0
  • Classic GameCube design plus larger d-pad and added left shoulder button
  • Motion controls and system Buttons added for compatibility across all Nintendo Switch games
  • Player indicator and low battery warning LED

Source: Nintendo Life

Nintendo to Sell Single Joy-Con Controllers

Nintendo of America has just announced that you’ll be able to buy single Joy-Cons for the Nintendo Switch, starting the 11th of September. (They’re currently sold in pairs.)

You’ll be able to get the left Joy-Con in Neon Blue and the right Joy-Con in Neon Red. Both will retail for $39,99. There’s currently no news on this being sold in Europe as well.

Source: Twitter