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Best Game Controllers for Chromebooks in 2018

These are the controllers to check out if you want to game on your Chromebook!

With the addition of Android apps, Chromebooks can be used for reading e-books, using certain productivity services or — most importantly — playing games. Problem is, most Android games aren’t optimized for using a keyboard and trackpad. Fortunately, there are a few great controllers you can use with your Chromebook.

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Best Game Controllers for Android in 2018

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If you want a no-compromises controller, something that feels just like the controller you use when you’re sitting in front of your television, SteelSeries has what you need. These controllers look and feel solid. No cheap buttons, wiggly joysticks, or any of the typical problems you find with cheap mobile gaming controllers. You’re getting what you pay for here, which means you’re  [Read More…]

Best Gaming Controllers for Amazon Fire TV

Gaming on your Amazon Fire TV? You have more controller options than you might think.

Looking to invite friends over for a multiplayer session on your Amazon Fire TV but not sure what controllers are compatible with it? Well, for starters you’re going to have an easier time connecting third-party controllers if your still rocking the first generation of Fire TV.

But worry not. We’ve broken out a list of some of your best controller options for  [Read More…]

AR Cardboard kits now come with controllers thanks to Zapbox!

A real Augmented Reality experience doesn’t have to be pricey.

Trying to decide whether Augmented Reality is for you or not can be pesky if you don’t want to pay up front for top of the line headsets. That is until recently when we began to see awesome new cardboard kits start to hit the market. Zapbox is exactly that, except that they go one step further by delivering a cardboard Augmented Reality headset fully equipped with  [Read More…]

Getting your PlayStation Move controllers to work with a Christmas Tree

Christmas lights might be confusing your Move Controllers and we’re gonna help you figure out how to make that stop

Chances are there’s a whole lot of interference when it comes to Christmas lights and it’s time to get ingenious. Oh Christmas tree, oh Christmas tree. Oh how I … am a little disappointed in you for interfering with my PlayStation Move Controllers!

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Are the new crystal Playstation controllers worth it? Not if you make your own

Sony is releasing a set of limited-edition translucent DualShock controllers for the PS4. But here’s a secret: you can give your own controller a crystal-clear makeover for a sixth of the cost.

Sony announced in a recent blog post that the set of new clear, blue and red controllers – dubbed “crystal” controllers – would hit the shelves a little later this month. The poppy see-through colors are reminiscent of those available for the original Playstation, and  [Read More…]

Grab the Oculus Rift and Touch Controllers bundle for just $399 today

Our friends at Thrifter are back again, this time with the lowest price we’ve ever seen on an Oculus Rift + Touch bundle

If you’ve yet to take the plunge into the awesome world of virtual reality, today may be the day that you change that. Right now you can pick up the Oculus Rift and Oculus Touch Bundle for just $ 399 at Amazon, which is a massive savings of $ 200. This happens to be the lowest  [Read More…]

Valve ‘Knuckles’ controllers — Everything you need to know!

Valve’s newest VR controllers, what are being called Knuckles, are fully-tracked motion controllers with a new design and a few neat tricks. Here’s everything you need to know about them.

Valve’s newest controllers are taking things in an interesting direction; they are immediately familiar but have quite a few new features and a new way to attach to your hands. If you’re wondering what they’re all about, we have everything you need to know.

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Sony kicks off 9 Days of Play with deals on the Gold PS4, DualShock 4 controllers, and more

Our friends at Thrifter are back again, this time with great deals from Sony on the PlayStation 4 and accessories!

June 9 marks the beginning of the PlayStation 4 “9 Days of Play,” a celebration of all things PlayStation that coincides with the start of E3 and, of course, summer. Sony plans to release a whole bunch of deals on hardware and games as the campaign stretches forward, but the blog does list a few specific deals.  [Read More…]

Best Game Controllers for Android

Best Overall Best for portability Best Value

Best Overall SteelSeries Stratus XL

See at Amazon

If you want a no-compromises controller, something that feels just like the controller you use when you’re sitting in front of your television, SteelSeries has what you need. These controllers look and feel solid. No cheap buttons, wiggly joysticks, or any of the typical problems you find with cheap mobile gaming controllers. You’re getting what you pay for here, which means you’re  [Read More…]