Hori Reveals New Pokémon-Themed Designs For The Switch Split Pad Fit

Image: HORI Accessory-maker Hori has revealed it’s teaming up with The Pokémon Company to release Pokémon-themed Split Pad Fit. In case you missed it, these Joy-Con-like controllers are a follow-up to Hori’s Switch Split Pad Pro, and are officially releasing here in the west as the Switch Split Pad Compact. They’ll be available here in … Read more

Switch Online N64 Controllers Are Back In Stock Now (UK)

Image: Nintendo Life Update [Thu 15th Sep, 2022 18:50 BST]: It’s been a while, but My Nintendo Store UK has restocked the wireless Nintendo 64 controller for Nintendo Switch Online. (Thanks for the tip, Joel!) These typically sell out extremely fast, so we’d advise jumping on these as quickly as possible if you’re looking to … Read more

Hori Officially Announces Switch Split Pad Compact Western Release

Subscribe to Nintendo Life on YouTube Towards the end of last month, the popular accessory maker Hori announced it would be releasing a follow-up to the Split Pad Pro called the Split Pad Fit. Now, a month later, it’s officially announced the western release. Locally, it’ll be known as the ‘Split Pad Compact’. Apart from … Read more

Random: This New PC Platformer Is Designed To Be Played With DK Bongos

Subscribe to Nintendo Life on YouTube Nintendo has long been a pioneer of creative controllers. There was, of course, the Wii remote which revolutionised mainstream motion-based gaming, the N64 controller which finally let you play a game with three hands, and, the crème de la crème, Donkey Kong Jungle Beat’s DK Bongos. Many of us … Read more

Video: This Joy-Con Accessory Lets You Play Switch With Only One Hand

Subscribe to Nintendo Life on YouTube The Nintendo Switch has proven to be groundbreaking on a number of levels, but, as with many consoles, accessibility has continued to be one of the main features on which it can improve. A 2017 console evaluation by The Able Gamers Charity confirmed just this, commenting on the Switch’s … Read more

8BitDo Reveals New ‘Ultimate’ Controller Range, Compatible With Switch

Image: 8BitDo Following the release of a wired edition designed for Xbox consoles, 8BitDo has today revealed their new line of Ultimate Edition controllers for Switch PC, and pre-orders are open today. The controller, which looks very much like a blend of the Switch Pro Controller and the standard Xbox pad, will come in three … Read more

Introducing ‘RoTATE’ – A New Desktop Stand & Kickstarter Project For Switch

Are you tired of holding your Switch in handheld mode? Is Tabletop mode not enough? Want to play certain genres of games like SHMUP in vertical mode? Then this new Kickstarter project caleld ‘RoTATE’ might just be the Switch accessory you need. Developed by Retro Frog – a small design and manufacturing company located in … Read more

PS5, PS4 Finally Go Portable with Officially Licensed PlayStation Backbone One

Many of you will harbour fondness for the PS Vita and its predecessor the PSP, and understandably so – both were superb portable systems. But with the likelihood of Sony making another extremely low, this may just be the next best thing: an officially licensed Backbone One, which works in tandem with an iPhone and … Read more

You Can Now Play Steam Games Using Your Retro Switch Controllers

Image: Nintendo Life / Damien McFerran Steam received a brand new update yesterday that might interest some of you who own one (or multiple) of the Switch’s retro controllers. VGC reports that Valve’s digital platform now supports the NES, SNES, N64, and Mega Drive / Genesis controllers. So you can play classics like Glover, multiple … Read more

Our favorite accessories for golf | Golf Equipment: Clubs, Balls, Bags

Accessorizing *All products featured on Golf Digest are independently selected by our editors. However, when you buy something through our retail links, we may earn an affiliate commission.* There are a few essential items you need on the golf course, clubs and balls being the most obvious in that category. And luckily, Golf Digest’s Hot … Read more