I was born in the early ’80s and spent way too much time doing two things: watching Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles and playing the arcade game based on the show. Now, Arcade1Up wants to sell you a replica. I bought one and love playing it.
You likely have many gaming accessories you can’t live without, like a cushiony headset or maybe even that comfy gaming chair. But what about a relatively minor, small, and cheap accessory that kind of sounds like a gimmick? I thought these $15 “performance thumbsticks” from KontrolFreek would fit into the latter category, but after trying them out on my DualShock 4; boy, was I wrong.
Game consoles and their accouterments are always hot items in the Black Friday orgy of consumerism, if only because it’s one of the only times you can reliably find discounts on systems. Let’s check them out, shall we?
If you’re not familiar with the game, this Mario & Sonic game is the sixth iteration of the same theme: characters you know and love from both the Mario and Sonic universes compete in the Olympic games.