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Power A unveils new line of controllers at E3

Power A unveils new line of controllers at E3

Each year when E3 rolls around the software and games offered tends to grab lots of the headlines from the show. There is also a bunch of hardware and peripherals that are unveiled at E3. Power A has announced a new line of controllers at E3 with models for the PS3, Xbox 360, and the Wii. "Our 2011 lineup at E3 is our best ever," said John Moore, vice president of product development and marketing, POWER A. "Coupled with a deep lineup of licensed Nintendo, LEGO, Pokémon, PLAYSTATION 3 and Xbox 360 video game accessories, this year's new Air Flo, Batarang and mini controllers offer something for every gamer to enjoy."

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Idiot arrested after trying to rob store with a game controller

Idiot arrested after trying to rob store with a game controller

Some people are just plain dumb. A man was arrested for trying to rob a small store using a Sony game controller. The man is 20-year-old Cameron Pittman and he is now facing charges of strong-arm robbery and violation of probation.

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PDP Tron: Legacy Inspired Controller is Licensed by Microsoft, Costs $50

PDP Tron: Legacy Inspired Controller is Licensed by Microsoft, Costs $50

The TRON: Legacy-themed accessories aren't going to stop showing up just because the movie is now available to watch in theaters. But, when they look as good as this new design from PDP, we can't really say that we're disappointed in that fact. Of course, this isn't the first controller with the TRON theme we've seen heading to the Xbox 360, but it is the first one we've seen that's actually licensed by Microsoft. It's up to you to decide whether or not that has anything to do with the fact that this controller looks so nice.

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N-Control Avenger for X-Box 360 aimed at COD Black Ops players

N-Control Avenger for X-Box 360 aimed at COD Black Ops players

A new controller accessory has surfaced for gamers on the Xbox 360 that is aimed directly at gamers who play FPS titles. The controller is called the Avenger by N-Control and the thing looks like a gamepad for the Xbox 360 that was assimilated by the Borg.

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Nintendo Wii Remote Plus Launches November 5th in Europe

Nintendo Wii Remote Plus Launches November 5th in Europe

We had already heard that the next peripheral for Nintendo's Wii, the Wii Remote Plus, would be landing in Japan on November 11th, but it looks like Nintendo has plans to launch the controller in Europe first. The company has just announced that the remote will be launched in Europe almost a full week ahead of the launch in Japan, but it doesn't look like Nintendo's including any kind of console bundle with this launch.

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Activision Top Shot Elite Controller Passes Through the FCC

Activision Top Shot Elite Controller Passes Through the FCC

There's plenty of video game controllers shaped like a gun, which are all designed to help the player experience their favorite First Person Shooter (FPS) title in a whole new way. With Activision's Top Shot Elite Controller, which recently passed through the FCC, they're making sure that you have plenty of options console wise to pick up the accessory.

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Nintendo Wii Remote Plus Landing in July November 11th, Gets Bundled with Wii Sports Resort

Nintendo Wii Remote Plus Landing in July November 11th, Gets Bundled with Wii Sports Resort

At first tipped, and then later confirmed by Nintendo, the Wii Remote Plus has been an accessory that many Wii owners have been waiting patiently for. Or perhaps not so patiently. Either way, the new accessory has been given a launch date, and it's been unveiled that the new controller will also be bundled with an old classic for the Wii. Unfortunately, it doesn't look like there's any indication as to when the new controller, or even the bundle, will be released internationally, which looks to be a growing trend for Nintendo.

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Sunflex Final Fantasy XIV PC Controller Unveiled, Due September 30th

Sunflex Final Fantasy XIV PC Controller Unveiled, Due September 30th

The upcoming Square Enix title Final Fantasy XIV is definitely getting plenty of branded accessory love at this point. After we saw a wide range of accessories with the game's namesake branded onto them break cover late last week, we've now got another new PC-based controller making its way to the market in time for the official release of the Role Playing Game (RPG).

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PlayStation Move plus PS3 Move bundle goes on sale

PlayStation Move plus PS3 Move bundle goes on sale

Sony's PlayStation Move has gone on sale, with not only the controller itself but the console bundles arriving on virtual shelves.  Amazon is listing the Move Starter Bundle for $99.99 and the 320GB PS3 Move bundle for $399.99, while the individual Move controller on its own is $49.99 and the Navigation controller is $29.96.

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Splitfish announces street date for Fragfx controllers for PS3, Mac, and PC

Splitfish announces street date for Fragfx controllers for PS3, Mac, and PC

Splitfish has been on the market for a while now with controllers that bring a mouse to the gaming consoles like the PS3 allowing fans to play shooters and other titles with a mouse as they would on the PC. Splitfish has now announced the street date for several of its new controllers for the Mac, Pc, and PS3 including the Fragfx Shark, Barracuda, and Piranha.

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Doctor Who Sonic Screwdriver Controller Coming to the Nintendo Wii

Doctor Who Sonic Screwdriver Controller Coming to the Nintendo Wii

In most cases, a controller that's themed to a particular video game isn't something that we get all that excited about. But, of course, there are notable exceptions. While the TRON-themed controllers caught our eye a couple of months back, we're now forced to rationalize that a Doctor Who Sonic Screwdriver is coming down the pipe, and it's headed for the Nintendo Wii. And, we can't pass up Doctor Who things.

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Brit combines Nike shoes and Wii controls to make workouts harder

Brit combines Nike shoes and Wii controls to make workouts harder

Nike issued an art-meets-innovation challenge to designers to take its shoes and use them to create an innovative product of some sort. One of the entrants to the contest came from Nick Marsh. Marsh took the Nike shoes and cobbled them together with Nintendo Wii controls.

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