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Valve shows off its redesigned Steam Controller

2:30 PM on 03.14.2014 // Jordan Devore

It would look right at home in The Brave Little Toaster

Yes, it's still weird-looking but the Steam Controller is coming along. Particularly when compared with its original, intimidating version which you can see side-by-side below.

We knew a redesign was in the works, but this iteration looks much better than its mockup. As expected. Adding those eight buttons in the standard diamond pattern was a good compromise.

Valve says it's bringing the latest gamepad prototypes to the Game Developers Conference in San Francisco next week, so be on the lookout for updated impressions.

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