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8:00 PM on 11.14.2013

Jimmy Fallon and Ice-T play with the PS4's AR games

During last night's episode of Late Night with Jimmy Fallon, Sony's head of special projects, Dr. Richard Marks, came by to demonstrate the abilities of the PS4's camera and motion-controlled gameplay. Both Jimmy Fallon and ...

Alessandro Fillari

12:45 PM on 11.11.2013

Valve will be making Steam controllers themselves

It's often said that if you want something done right, do it yourself. In an interview with IGN, Valve's Greg Coomer confirmed that the new Steam controllers will (for the time being at least) be produced by Valve, rather tha...

Conrad Zimmerman

7:00 PM on 11.05.2013

Moga releases new controllers for Android phones, tablets

Just in time for the holiday is the perfect new controller for all of you Android users that just play Super Nintendo games on your emulators. What? Don't look at me like that. You know it's true. The full-sized Moga Pro Powe...

Hamza CTZ Aziz

6:00 PM on 10.25.2013

Yep, the DualShock 4 works with Mac games

Today is DualShock 4 day, apparently. Sony's new gamepads are starting to become available at brick-and-mortar stores; we know they'll work for PC gaming; and there's even support for some but not all PlayStation 3 games. Add...

Jordan Devore

1:30 AM on 10.25.2013

DualShock 4 already on sale at GameStop for $59

The PlayStation 4 is still three weeks away from release, but that hasn't stopped its controller from sneaking onto store shelves well ahead of launch.  Shipments of the DualShock 4 have already materialized at certain r...

Kyle MacGregor

1:30 PM on 10.22.2013

The DualShock 4 could've looked like an Xbox 360 gamepad

On the surface, the DualShock 4 we're familiar with may not appear radically different from its predecessor, but that's only where designers ended up. Along the way, the PlayStation 4 controller took some strange forms. "At t...

Jordan Devore

8:00 AM on 10.22.2013

PS4 controller kind of works with PS3

YouTuber Udetto had an idea. Sitting with a debug PS4 he cannot show off, in the name of science and Barbara Steele he decided to try and get the PS4 controller working on the PS3. It's like when I put a PS1 disc in a CD pla...

Steven Hansen

1:45 PM on 10.11.2013

Portal 2 and Civ V demoed with the Steam Controller

As predicted, my brain can't handle this demonstration of the Steam Controller. I'm so used to the current twin-stick form factor that imagining what it must feel like to have a mouse and keyboard emulated on a gamepad using...

Jordan Devore

8:30 PM on 10.03.2013

Transistor to use DualShock 4's lesser known features

I've yet to get my hands on either of the controllers for the PlayStation 4 or Xbox One but I was lucky enough to get my hands-on time with Transistor at PAX East this year. In a blog post, Supergiant Games head Greg Kasavin ...

Alasdair Duncan

10:00 AM on 09.29.2013

Team Meat's Tommy R. previews the Steam controller

[Photoshop by CJ Melendez] We've had a few goofs at the expense of Valve's newly announced controller, but that doesn't mean we're not willing to give it a fair shake. On one end, it's easy to take one look at it and say "No ...

Jonathan Holmes

1:20 PM on 09.27.2013

Exclusive: A better look at Valve's new Steam controller

You may have seen Valve's announcement today, but Destructoid has the only full, in-depth gallery for their new Steam controller. Below, you'll find images from every angle of this new device. Every detail can be thoroughly examined in our gallery. We didn't miss a beat. Maybe we did. If we did miss an angle, let us know in the comments section.  pic by Mikey Turvey

Dale North

12:10 PM on 09.27.2013

Valve introduces a new type of controller for Steam

The third and final of this week's Steam announcements is what many of us predicted: a new input method. It's funky looking, to say the least. The controller has dual trackpads, haptic feedback from dual linear resonant actua...

Jordan Devore

8:00 AM on 09.25.2013

Just in case: Here's a third party iPhone/iPad controller

One cool tidbit out of iOS 7's release is its support for third party gaming controllers. Logitech teased one last week, but the GameCase is one you can look at with your eyes and probably heavily scrutinize.  It looks ...

Steven Hansen

5:00 PM on 09.10.2013

The PS4 wins the next-gen battle thanks to dog petting

In Valiant Hearts, a new game about World War I from Ubisoft, you can pet a dog by using the touch pad on a PlayStation 4 controller. Just rub the touch pad while your dog companion is nearby and you'll pet it in the game. PLAYSTATION 4 WINS THE NEXT-GEN BATTLE THANKS TO DOG PETTING SIMULATION!

Hamza CTZ Aziz

10:00 AM on 09.03.2013

Xboxtopus: Xbox One supports eight controllers

At One-ce. Some facts from the Xbox One product page, spotted by CVG, note that you can pair eight Xbox One controllers to a single console. This is an upgrade from the PlayStation 3's seven and the Xbox 360's four. No word y...

Steven Hansen

12:00 PM on 08.24.2013

Impressions: Digging into Hyperkin's Pixel Art Controller

Game accessory manufacturer Hyperkin recently announced the Pixel Art Controller line of PC / Mac gamepads. I took a look at the blocky SNES-inspired design and concluded that handling this hunk of plastic would have the same...

Tony Ponce