SNES Classic Edition Fighting Commander wireless controller releasing in North America
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HORI made it known that a Fighting Commander controller would be released with the Super Famicom a few weeks ago. That same controller has been confirmed in North America.
Amazon’s listing shows the the SNES Classic Edition Fighting Commander wireless controller is arriving later this week. It has turbo functions for each button as well as a slow-motion function, plus a six-button layout.
Amazon seemed to open pre-orders early today for a very brief period, but sold out. GameStop does have it here and will apparently begin shipping immediately.
HORI putting out 128GB microSD card for Switch in Japan next month
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HORI is preparing yet another Switch-branded microSD card for Switch. A 128GB version will be going on sale in Japan next month. Pricing will be set at 14,018 yen.
Super Famicom Mini getting Fighting Commander controller
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When the Super Famicom Mini launches in Japan early next month, HORI will be putting out a special controller. The Fighting Commander controller was popular back in the day, and a new version is being created for the system.
The Fighting Commander for the Super Famicom Mini uses a 2.4GHz frequency automatic switch method so you can leisurely play without having to worry about the cord. It has two levels of Slow Motion Switch. If this Slow switch is set to 1 or 2, it will cause the game to be in a slow motion mode where it will continuously pause. There are also switches to activate Turbo or Hold mode for each of L, R, Y, X, B, and A buttons. It can launch a turbo of 24 presses per second.
The Fighting Commander controller for the Super Famicom Mini will be available on October 6. Pricing is set at 2,678 yen.
Video: A look at the new Real Arcade Pro V Hayabusa Fight Stick for Switch
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Now that it’s been released, HORI’s Real Arcade Pro V Hayabusa Fight Stick for Switch is beginning to appear in the wild. Get a closer look at it in the video below.
HORI making a Pokken Tournament DX controller for Switch
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When Pokken Tournament originally came to Wii U, HORI produced a unique controller for the game. The company will be giving the same treatment to Pokken Tournament DX, which is on the way to Switch.
The Pokken Tournament DX Pro Pad Wired Controller has been officially licensed by Nintendo and Pokemon, and features a design based on the game’s arcade cabinet controller. It comes fitted with a 9.8 ft cable.
Pre-orders for the controller are open on Amazon here. It launches on Septemebr 22.
Video: A look at the Switch HORIPAD Wired Controller
HORI will soon be bringing out a new controller for Switch. The HORIPAD Wired Controller features a detachable d-pad adapter, fast-action trigger shoulder buttons, and more.
HORI posted a video on its Japanese Twitter that offers a look at the controller. Take a look at it below.
— HORI /ゲーム周辺機器のホリ (@HORI__OFFICIAL) July 13, 2017
HORI putting out Gaming Headset Air Stereo for Switch in Japan next month
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HORI has another accessory in the pipeline for Switch. Next month, the company will be bringing out the Gaming Headset Air Stereo. It’ll cost 3,542 yen.
— HORI /ゲーム周辺機器のホリ (@HORI__OFFICIAL) June 21, 2017
HORI putting out a keyboard for Switch
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HORI has another new accessory lined up for Switch. Today, the company announced an official keyboard set for release in Japan in September. View some photos below.
— HORI /ゲーム周辺機器のホリ (@HORI__OFFICIAL) June 14, 2017
HORI also putting out Switch Mario Analog Caps, Mario / Luigi wheels
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HORI has a whole bunch of accessories on the way for Switch. We previously reported on some goodies featuring Splatoon 2. HORI is also preparing a fight pad and its own wired controller with a detachable d-pad.
If that wasn’t enough, Amazon shows even more HORI accessories for Switch. Mario Analog Caps will help protect your Joy-Con while offering increased accuracy and comfort. Additionally, you’ll be able to pick up Joy-Con wheels with different designs for Mario and Luigi as a Mario Kart 8 Deluxe tie-in.
HORI’s Switch fight stick, HORIPAD Wired Controller will be sold in North America
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HORI officially announced its fight stick for Switch back in March. At the time though, the news only pertained to Japan.
A new listing on Amazon reveals that the Real Arcade Pro V Hayabusa Fight Stick will also be sold in North America. Though it may change, the current release date is July 31. Pre-orders are open on Amazon here.
HORi is also preparing its HORIPAD Wired Controller. It’s unique in that it comes with a detachable d-pad adapter. Amazon also has this one up here with a tentative July 31 release date.