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PS5 DualSense controllers are starting to appear in the wild thumbnail VG247

PS5 DualSense controllers are starting to appear in the wild

By Sherif Saed, Tuesday, 20 October 2020 12:14 GMT The PS5 is so close you can feel it.Now that we know that PS5’s DualSense controllers, along with other official accessories, will ship ahead of the console, fans are starting to spot boxes and the controllers themselves out there.On Twitter, @Destruct posted a picture showing three controller boxes on display at a Walmart. They were not able to buy them, presumably because the store wouldn’t sell them ahead of October 30, the official accessories launch date in the US. Ps5 controllers spotted on Walmart 👀 pic.twitter.com/OiPdSXgLyH — Destruct (@Destruct___) October 19,…

PS5 game devs share how their games will make use of the DualSense controller’s haptic feedback thumbnail VG247

PS5 game devs share how their games will make use of the DualSense controller’s haptic feedback

The PS5 controller looks to be changing the game when it comes to feel.The PS5 controller, DualSense, was one of the earliest reveals Sony made about PS5. The controller has an identical layout to the DualShock 4, but its size and features different.Its killer addition, of course, is haptic feedback, which, going by what developers are saying, allows players to feel things traditional rumble motors simply couldn’t convey. Everyone will obviously decide this for themselves when they get their hands on it, but developers who already have are working on some remarkable experiences.On the PlayStation Blog, Sony rounded up a…

The VG247 Gear List: gaming hardware picks used by the VG247 team thumbnail VG247

The VG247 Gear List: gaming hardware picks used by the VG247 team

At VG247 we spend a shed load of time playing games. Here’s our picks for the best gear for doing so.One of the perks of writing about video games as we do on VG247 is that we all get to spend quite a lot of time playing them and, in turn, perfecting our choice of gear in each of our gaming set ups. We test and reject a lot of stuff, and some stuff you read about on the site even in reviews might be considered quality – but the ultimate test of quality is if after the review process…