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PowerA has another Switch controller planned for its lineup, this time for Metroid Dread.

The licensed, wired controller lets users program two mappable advanced gaming buttons and plug in a headset into the 3.5mm audio jack for stereo sound. A pair of embedded anti-friction rings are included as well – along with a standard USB-C cable and two-year warranty. However, keep in mind that it does not support HD Rumble, IR functionality, motion controls, or amiibo NFC. It can only be used while the Switch unit is docked.

Here’s a closer look at the Metroid Dread controller from PowerA with a bunch of photos:

Update (9/22): After more than a month of waiting, pre-orders for the Hades Switch controller have opened. You can reserve it on Amazon here.

Original (8/16): We’ve seen PowerA make a variety of controllers for Switch over the years, many of which have been themed after Nintendo-published games. Now, however, the company has unveiled another design featuring a third-party title – that being Hades.

Here’s everything you need to know about the controller:

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PowerA is adding another option to its lineup of Switch controllers. The “Blood Moon Zelda” version should be released next month.

It goes without saying, but the design here is based on Zelda: Breath of the Wild. The wireless controller apparently supports up to 30 hours of gameplay on a single charge.

Here’s some additional information and photos:


PowerA has a new Switch controller in the works as part of its Super Mario line. Next up is a Waluigi design, which features the character with a mostly purple aesthetic in the front and all yellow on the other side.

Here’s the full product description:


PowerA has unveiled another controller for Switch, this time based on Animal Crossing. A Nook Inc.-based design is on the way and will apparently be released next month.

Here’s the official product description and photos:

As a tie-in with Crash Bandicoot 4: It’s About Time, PowerA is readying a new wired controller for Switch. Amazon has it up with a March 30 release date.

Here’s the official product description and a few photos:

We’re still waiting to hear when exactly Apex Legends is landing on Switch, but a new wireless controller based on the game is arriving very soon. In fact, it’s popped up on Amazon with a February 3 release date – that would be tomorrow.

Here’s the official product description for the controller, which is made by PowerA:

PowerA has unveiled a pair of new wired Switch controllers inspired by Animal Crossing. One design features Isabelle, while the second has Tom Nook.

Both offer “a 3.5mm audio jack, mappable advanced gaming buttons, and standard ergonomic layout.” The controllers have been officially licensed by Nintendo.

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PowerA is commemorating the news of Super Meat Boy Forever on Switch with a limited run of an officially licensed enhanced wireless controller. Pre-orders will be opening tomorrow for $49.99 / £39.99 / €49.99.

Super Meat Boy comes to Switch on December 23.

PowerA is adding yet another option to its lineup of controllers on Switch. Next week, a new design will be released based on Cuphead.

Here’s the official product description plus a few photos:

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