Those of you who need to utilize a GameCube controller with the Switch just got another, refreshed USB adaptation.
Super Smash Bros Ultimate, a class Nintendo game coming to Nintendo Switch, will bolster GameCube controllers. What’s more, with regards to Super Smash Bros, the GameCube controller is generally viewed as a most loved control strategy. The two go as an inseparable unit and are similarly prominent, to such an extent that Nintendo itself will offer another GameCub controller for Super Smash Bros on Switch.
Presently, enter HORI, Nintendo’s legitimate adornment producer for the Switch. It has reported three new Gamecube controllers, each themed around an alternate Nintendo establishment. There’s a red one with Mario marking, a dark one with the Hyaline Crest from The Legend of Zelda, and a yellow one for Pikachu. These new controllers interface through USB, so you won’t require a GameCube USB adapter.
With Nintendo’s GameCube controllers, you have to get a GameCube USB connector. In any case, clearly, a USB controller won’t work with the GameCube, while Nintendo’s controller still would. Regardless, HORI’s controllers bring a couple of changes with the goal that it works better as a Switch controller, including a few new catches for the Switch that just didn’t exist amid GameCube days.
Hori has included the +, – , Home, and Screenshot catches to the middle. It additionally incorporated a quick fire catch that can be designed, updated triggers, map able double L/ZL and R/ZR catches, finished holds, and the sky is the limit from there. Shockingly, these controllers cost ¥2,980 (about $27/£20), which implies, while they’re less expensive than Nintendo’s new offer, they’ve just been declared for Japan.
There’s no word on whether they’ll dispatch somewhere else, however we presume they’ll go to the US, and if not, you could import them.