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People are shocked at how small the Duelsense Edge battery size

If you click on a link and make a purchase we may receive a small commission. Read our editorial policy. They say size doesn’t matter, but with the pad running out of juice in a blink of an eye, maybe they’re wrong. Some technical-minded people out there are taking apart their Dualsense Edge controllers and comparing the battery to that of the standard Dualsense pad. It’s safe to say that the size of the Edge leaves much to be desired. This all plays into one of the biggest complaints with the Duelsense Edge: it’s battery life. As brought up in…

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Sony announces Project Leonardo accessibility controller

Unveiled at CES, the pad is Sony’s response to the Xbox Adaptive controller. Sony has announced Project Leonardo: a heavily customisable controller aimed at broadening accessibility for the PS5 and opening the doors for many out there with disabilities to play for longer and with greater comfort. Its key features include high customisable physical components and software, as well as collaboration options with other devices so players can set up their controller in a unique fashion that works best for them. You can watch the Project Leonardo announcement trailer here! Starting with physical customisation, Project Leonardo allows you to swap…

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Assassin’s Creed Valhalla now has the PS5’s Dualsense controller tricks on PC

The slow, stealthy progress of the PC absorbing PlayStation has taken another step this week with the latest Assassin’s Creed Valhalla patch. Players using PlayStation 5 controllers with Ubi’s Viking romp will now feel an extra step when pulling the adaptive triggers while aiming, just before letting an arrow loose. This was a PlayStation 5 feature, but now we have it too. Just like we’ll soon have Uncharted 4. Read more

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Our Top 10 Black Friday Gaming Deals 2020

After weeks and weeks of build up, we are now at the height of Black Friday. The zenith, the very peak of this strange and wondrous annual event, where the savings rain down from on high and the stocks are forever running low. To celebrate, we’ve put together a list of our own Top Ten Black Friday offers – a collection decided not with our calculators, but with our hearts. If the sheer number of discounts on offer feels overwhelming, this is a great place to start. These deals are all US based. To see savings in GDP, head over to our…

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The new Xbox Wireless Controller is now $20 off

By Grace Curtis, Monday, 23 November 2020 16:33 GMT Good news, Xbox fans! The new Xbox Wireless controller is currently $20 off at a number of online stores, bringing the price down to a none-too-shabby $40.Customers across the pond can get the controller for a marginally less impressive discount of £10.Released on the 20th November, the new controller boasts a USB-C port, a dedicated ‘share’ button, an inverted D-Pad, and a smaller, more ergonomic design. The biggest draw is probably the cross-compatibility: it can connect not only to the Xbox Series X and S, but also the Xbox One and…

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PS5 Dualsense controllers already (mostly) work on Steam

The best thing about new console launches is that we get new controllers to play around with on the PC. I’ve been waiting months for the new PlayStation 5 Dualsense controller to drop through my letterbox, and now I can be sure it’ll work before it’s plugged in thanks to Valve’s recent announcement that they’ve already added support for Sony’s new pad on Steam. (more…)


PS5 release date, price, confirmed games, backwards compatibility – everything we know

The PS5 hits the shelves in just a few weeks, so here’s everything you need to know about it. Over the last few months, more details have emerged about the PS5’s impressive capabilities, such as super-fast loading times thanks to its SSD, crisp 8k resolution and confirmed backwards compatibility for the majority of PS4 games. Since the latest PS5 showcase, Sony has confirmed that there won’t be a Smart Delivery system like Microsoft is offering, but that individual titles such as Marvel’s Avengers will get free upgrades at launch.The PS4 Pro was a decent bridge between last-gen and the next;…

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The Hori Split Pad Pro Switch controller is coming back in multiple new colours

By James Pickard, Tuesday, 11 August 2020 16:56 GMT Missed out on the Hori Split Pad Pro for Nintendo Switch? Good news, it’s coming back in a new range of colours and is available to pre-order right now.The hugely popular and officially licensed controller attachment for the Nintendo Switch has previously only been available with a design inspired by Daemon X Machina. Although, in fairness, that seemed to extend to just a fancy ‘X’ button and some shaded analogue sticks.These new versions come in basic black, red and blue colours – nothing that’s too over the top or garish, then.Pre-orders…