Samsung Galaxy S4 features official gaming controller

By:  Martin Gaston Electronics giant Samsung has revealed an official snap-on controller peripheral for its freshly unveiled Galaxy S4 smartphone. The peripheral features a retractable clamp at the top that, when extended, can house the Galaxy S4. It runs on two AAA batteries and features one-touch Bluetooth pairing. The controller features an Xbox 360-like layout, with asymmetrical analogue sticks, a D-pad, four face buttons, and two … Continue reading Samsung Galaxy S4 features official gaming controller

Dragon Quest X Wii U Release Date and Beta Testing Announced

By: Melissa Evans   (@Fataleflare) Square Enix has announced that they will release the Wii U version of Dragon Quest X on March 30 in Japan. This follows the game‘s release on the aging Wii system last year and will come with an HD graphical update along with a special console bundle. The content in the Wii U version is the same the Wii release, but the Wii … Continue reading Dragon Quest X Wii U Release Date and Beta Testing Announced

PS4 prototype controller revealed?

By:  Eddie Makuch [UPDATE] A “trusted source” has confirmed to IGN that the leaked PlayStation 4 controller image is indeed real, but is only a prototype. The final design could change. The original story follows below Sony will reveal the future of the PlayStation brand at a New York City event next Wednesday, but one of the company’s surprises may have just leaked. Destructoid has obtained an image of what is … Continue reading PS4 prototype controller revealed?

Nintendo: Miiverse is Wii U’s ‘killer app’

By: Eddie Makuch Nintendo has long touted the Wii U’s new tablet-like GamePad controller as a feature that will set the system apart from the competition. However, in a new interview with the Wall Street Journal‘s AllThingsD, Nintendo of America president Reggie Fils-Aime said the system’s new Miiverse social network stands to be the console’s “killer app.” “I think that [Miiverse] will pleasantly surprise people,” … Continue reading Nintendo: Miiverse is Wii U’s ‘killer app’

Rumour: Apple Working On iOS Game Controller

Apple are said to be working on a game controller that will negate the problems encountered by the iPhone, iPod and iPad devices having no physical buttons. In a review of the new iPad 3 by tech site AnandTech, they said “I know of an internal Apple project to bring a physical controller to market, but whether or not it will ever see the light … Continue reading Rumour: Apple Working On iOS Game Controller