Nintendo Reveals Wii-U Controller Aimed At "Hardcore" Gamers | Broken Joysticks

Jun
03

Nintendo Reveals Wii-U Controller Aimed At “Hardcore” Gamers

In it’s pre-E3 Nintendo Direct presentation this afternoon, Nintendo revealed that a more traditional controller aimed at multiplatform titles will be available when the system launches.

Dubbed the Wii-U Pro Controller, it looks incredibly similar to an Xbox 360 controller, only with some tweaks to button placement. Something worth noting is that this controller (along with all other Wii-U controllers) will support control stick clicking — a first for Nintendo consoles.

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Kirk is a founding member of Broken Joysticks and an experienced member of the gaming industry. He has worked on titles such as Guild Wars 2 and Halo 5: Guardians. Outside of gaming, he's a big fan of all disaster movies -- no matter how bad they are.

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