Is this the most aesthetic gamepad?
Fuck off shill. Nothing will ever beat the OG Saturn pad
>>5500192The very best, like no one ever was.
Is this the most aethletic gamepad?
>>5500216No, the ones made of wood and steel are.
>>5500192Is this ever coming out?
>>5500229idk, but what are those extra buttons? Their positioning looks problematic
>>5500216where can I get me some of them sweet Nintendo dong pants
>>5500203I don't like the bumpers on those things.
>>5500231Those would invoke the home menu and share buttons if paired to a Nintendo switch
Should I get the M30 instead? It lacks analog sticks but has better dpad.
>>5500235Where can I find a cutie best friend’s little sister with a mullett to play vidya with me
>>5500362Haven't tried, but I feel like I'd find the touchpad rubbing unpleasant.
>>5500371It's.. ok. It's terrible for retro games, great for weird stuff like playing strategy games from the couch. I use it for VR mostly.
I know most of the posts here are for shits and giggles but the NeoGeo CD controller is awesome
>>5500371>I'd find the touchpad rubbing unpleasant.You can set the touchpad so that it requires physical depression. It is not just a touchpad, but is a set of analog buttons also.
Finally! A console-like controller, FOR YOUR PC!It will enhance both of your platformers :-)
>>5500393But can I screw something into the d pad so I can use it like a joy stick
>>5500273If you use something like Retroarch the "home" button can be bound to call RA's menu overlay. Bet it could be used to call Steam's overlay if running in big picture mode with it too.
>>5500386Retro games are the only thing it excels at because you don't need to use the ridiculous pads. Though in the few games where a d-pad is truly necessary over a stick, then yeah.. it sucks.
>>5501201haha batman controller
>>5500389Man I still regret not picking up the usb version when it was around, I ended up with this pdp knock off and of course it fell apart in 6 months.
>>5500203>No analogs>One set of shoulder buttons>No select button The D-pad on that thing is overrated too.
>>5501284>mode button on faceHuh
>>5500274It's pretty good but just know that on games designed for 4 face buttons the layout gets fucked so if the game doesn't support rebinding then it'll be weird. Such is the case for those Genesis re-releases on Switch.
>>5501413There's a reason every gamepad from 1994 onwards had handles. Ergonomics are kinda important here.
>>5501413Analog with double shoulder button controllers suck without them.
>>5500192no, this is
>>5500274ThisI want to get one for my main controller for emulated games. Loved it minute I saw it.
>>5501492Jesus it's fucking horrible
no contest, at all
>>5501374>analogs>dual shoulder buttonskys zoomer
>>5500274I'm curious to see if they'll release a Saturn adapter for it.
>>5501676All that shit existed in the 90s.
>>5500192ANALOG TRIGGERS FUCKFACE
>>5501364The USB version didn't use a microswitched joystick. It was an analog stick and the software only registered 8 directions. Defeated the purpose, which is why nobody bought it.
>>5500216no this was
>>5501474I actually got this sucker. Very nice
I was actually wondering about what controller I should get for my emulation box. A really good D-pad is necessary for me, and I'd like it to be as versatile as possible. Do you guys have any suggestions?
>start and select buttons not exactly in the middleit's one of the least aesthetic controllers ever conceived
>>5502910It's called wabi-sabi, cutie
>>5500192Is this the "shill your favorite controller" thread? If so then I just wanna tell you guys that the PDP Faceoff Wired Pro Controller for the Switch also works really well for emulation. All the buttons are responsive so it's not bad if you can get it for 25 bucks or less. The D-Pad being not as clicky as on the Xbox One controller or the 3DS is kind of a downer and you need to connect it through a cable so wireless/bluetooth ain't possible either so if that triggers you then I guess it might not be your controller after all but personally I'm very happy I got one on sale.
>>5500423Must be real nice manipulating that with your thumb.
>>5500274I dunno about other 8BitDo stuff, but I have one of these and it's replaced my DS4 almost completely.
The plastic seems to scratch easily and nothing stops the sticks twisting. I programmed button permutations to cheat at Sympathy for a Knight
Either this, or...
This is fewer inputs than I use in some sims today.
>>5500274>M30I had one for a few weeks and I was let down big time. Getting games to cooperate in Windows was a hot fucking mess and the dpad pushes into the controller which is a big problem in anything that makes heavy use of diagonals. I'll sometimes come to a dead stop especially if it's a platformer that lets me walk while crouched. Other than that it felt great and would've been perfection had it not been for those problems. I'd like to hope I just got a bum unit and may have better luck with a different model next time. I'll probably just wait for the licensed Retro Bit pads.
Only manlets disagree.
>>5503173If it means anything, I hear their quality control is abysmal. Like 1/10 chance your controller is how its meant to be.I lucked out and got one that doesn't have the issues you just described.
I used to see magazine ads for "metallic" controllers. Were they any good?
Was at Toys Я Us with mommy and she decided to buy these wireless infrared controllers. I enjoyed them at the time but they feel like shit today. I was never picky about button feel as a kid, because everything was shit and I was thrilled to have anything. Could switch to the other player during a multiplayer session xD
>>5503164I'm no hardware peripheral collector (the zapper is fine enough for me to be honest) but god damn it everytime I see this beast I'm so jealous because this would be so awesome to have, regardless of how great Steel Battallion itself is. I'd still need an Xbox and a copy of that game and the latter has become harder to find too I suppose. Maybe someday, partner.
>>5503296Nah he's just after easy (You)'s. That guy's been doing that in every thread lately cause he needs something to drift his mind from, I guess.
>>5504138That's the first time this year I posted "xD" on this board, but it was for (You)s xD
I love the particular colors on the psone gamepads but I loathe the fucking d-pad. The sixaxis I have has a d-pad that allows me to do whatever the fuck I want with ease (granted it's a little bit mushier) but this one is fucking hard and it second guesses diagonals. Checked if the rubber pad broke, used an eraser on that thing, tried anything. No fucking dice.
>>5501463Kidding aside, I heard good things about this one. Is it worth it? (or the analog variant, for that matter)
>>5503164>throttle on the leftEvery time. Every fucking time. Almost all two-seater aircraft, including the big airliners, have the throttle in the center. That means 50% of the people sitting in those cockpits have the throttle to their right. And at least 75% of Gundams have slide throttles on both sides as the main controls. Seaplanes and some Gundams even have throttles overhead. Why can't I buy this shit in a store? I am THIS MAD.
>>5505383I think the thought is that if you're using the control stick with your right hand it's easier to put your left hand on the throttle.
>>5501812He may be talking about the one made for the PS3 (which also works on PC), which did indeed have the microswitched joystick (pic related). You're probably thinking of the one made for the Neo Geo Mini or whatever they called it that came out within the last year or two.
>>5505463Then I might as well use my feet and pretend it's a flying car.
>>5505383Do you not like a standard HOTAS setup? You can get yokes and throttles, as separate units, and position them to your preference.
>>5505383>>5505504Those sticks aren't modeled after commercial jets and two-seater planes, though. They're modeled after fighter jet cockpits such as pic related, which place the throttle on the left for exactly the reasons >>5505463 stated.
>>5501597The irrefutable truth, my negroid compatriot.
>>5505593Here's a photo of an F-15 cockpit. Better?
>>5505608It's weird seeing a stick in the center. Later fighters put it on the right.
>>5505608>>5505615With older fighters you need the leverage the longer stick gives you since its actually connected either with cables or hydraulically to your control surfacesIf the plane is fly by wire, they usually put it on the right. I imagine it's easier to hold onto and manipulate in high g because you can lean your arm on the plane.
Anyone have that pic of the frog eating the junk that accumulates in the space between the two halves of the casing?
>>5500192I would buy an 8bitdo PS1/2 Wireless controller right now. I am tired of looking for a near-oem looking PS1 wireless controller. All of the 3rd party units look like dog shit.
>>5506030I'm not seeing any of the handle models for sale. Why not a SixAxis/DualShock 3? Works well on Windows if you can figure out the drivers, and Ubuntu's kernel has them baked in if you're fortunate enough to have GPU drivers that can even do 2D without jarring artifacts. Doesn't work on Android unless rooted or plugged in with OTG and it never stops charging when wired to a phone.There's also DualShock 4 but it has much shorter battery life.Do you not like the Xbox/Nintendo layout?
Like it or not, this is the most comfy and aesthetic gamepad.
>>5506047The D pad position may not be ideal if you play mostly 2D, and the 360 D pad is trash. xbone is much better.
>>5500274RETARD. That's only the best D-pad ever. BUY IT
>>5501597Such an abysmal shit controller can only be loved by devoted fanboys.
>>5504148Not sure if those are built any differently than regular DS1s or DS2s but the dpad needs to be broken in.
>>5506050Not /vr/ but this newest Xbox One controller
>>5506280And of course the new transparent green Duke with the functional OLED screen in the middle that plays the original boot animation
>>5506280>>5506283Transparent is coming back? :D
>>5506287Transparent was already back. All 3 brands have their own.
>>5506050The d-pad on the xbone is actually good for platformers and shit.
>>5506318I said it's good. 360 is trash.
>>5506280I'm gonna have to buy another fucking controller
>>5506217Different anon here. The quality of a D-pad is less about the shape of the hat and more about the switch and swivel mechanisms. My experience with an SN30 Pro has been that the D-pad doesn't firmly stay on its swivel point and the design of the contacts makes it too easy to input diagonals when you're trying to input verticals or horizontals.According to a teardown I found somewhere (pic related) the PCB contacts don't have the same design flaws as on the SN30 Pro, but it's possible to press all four directions by pushing down in the center of the pad. What I haven't seen confirmed is how much more pressure it takes to input a diagonal than a horizontal/vertical. If you actually own one of these, can you try this right now?
>>5506303Are those motors powerful enough to make cummies?
>>5507453Don't fuck your controller
>>5506047>asymmetricalnormie gamepad for le ebin 3D AAA games full of QTEs.
>>5507554Using controllers as vibrators is a tradition as old as the rumble pack
>>5507598>Game has option to turn on/off rumble feature>Doing so kicks on the rumble>Switch back and forth, getting a nice, infinite rumble to rub against my junkNothing better than that.
>>5501492>that hobby-grade bondo and paint jobif someone did that on their own time that'd be pretty impressive, please tell me they aren't trying to sell those as is
>>5507645Those are probably just display units from the original convention they showed them off at. The fucking things still aren't out yet.
>>5500192can you buy the shell for this controller? I have a sn30 and it's very uncomfortable to use without grips.
>>55002746 face buttons on a controller is cancer. two sets of shoulder buttons and 4 face has proven superior. You can't claw grip and pretend it's an arcade stick.
>>5506041>Why not a SixAxis/DualShock 3?Because I actually want a wireless PS1 controller, and the Ps2 ones work as well...sometimes. Some of the generic ones I have gotten have the shoulder buttons reversed...basically I have to take them apart and desolder the wires and flip them. R1 & R2 are switched, same as l1 & l2. I don't know why they do that.I spent 2 hours repairing a unit last night that my 5 year old shit solder job failed on the right buttons. It was an easy fix, but in the process I broke their shitty solder joints. Thankfully I am much much better now then years ago, and it ends up it works better than I imagined. It is a good wireless controller, and was only $10 years ago. It has the proper shape of the Ps1/2 controller.
>>5507671From now on I want controllers with 8 or more face buttons because fuck you
>>5507412>My experience with an SN30 Pro has been that the D-pad doesn't firmly stay on its swivel point and the design of the contacts makes it too easy to input diagonals when you're trying to input verticals or horizontals.This is why I'll never be able to trust another 8bitdo controller ever. It's a total crapshoot whether or not you get one of the best controllers on the market or the worst.
>>5507616What about using a perfect balance cheat in Tony Hawk and grinding the lip of a small bowl/pool?
>>5507730The diagonals thing was a well known design flaw, not a QC problem. There are a lot of posts about a tape mod for "fixing" it.
>>5501479Legitimately better than the original.
>>5509863You're not setting the bar very high.
>>5500203I hope you're talking about the Japanese released one, the yank one was pure cancer.
>>5510448I don't think anyone's talking about that thing, it's been a fucking while since I've seen anyone defend the old hockey puck.
Just got my M30. First impressions are good. D-Pad feels slick like butter and the buttons are fine. I wouldn't have minded if the pad was like an inch wider but it's not a big deal.
>>5511273How is it for Puyo Puyo Tetris?
>>5511417I don't play that shit so I wouldn't know.
>>5511420Would have asked about Tetris 99 (since it's free and all) but that's a no-go without analog sticks.Mostly I'm just wondering if it takes more pressure to input a diagonal than a horizontal/vertical.
>>5511425>Mostly I'm just wondering if it takes more pressure to input a diagonal than a horizontal/vertical.No, to me it feels pretty uniform.