gaming
Hyperkin’s Duke Xbox Controller is Every Bit As Ridiculous as the Original

My tiny hands remember the original, enormous Xbox controller with fondness. Not because it was ergonomic or a joy to use, but in the same way I remember other absurd and outdated technology—with absolute amusement. The original Xbox controller was a beast, and the tweaked and high tech £70 Duke from Hyperkin, that works with both PCs and the Xbox One, borrows that same portly profile to create one of the biggest and most ridiculous controllers out there. Read More >>

virtual reality
Five Ludicrous Controllers That Help You Touch the Virtual World

Virtual Reality is great but also problematic. The Oculus Rift, HTC Vive and Samsung Galaxy Gear VR all let us see new, virtual worlds but none of them let us touch it. How do you physically feel what's not really there? Maybe with one of these crazy controllers. Read More >>

design
Cheap Ikea Products Transformed Into Awesome Game Controllers

Ikea hacking never gets old, but this goes beyond your average mod: an interaction designer named Marc Dubois has taken three cheap-o Ikea products and modified them to act as controllers for desktop games. Read More >>