PS4 & Xbox Archive

Review of the Nyko Sound Pad Controller Attachment

Playing Xbox with your friends is one of the most enjoyable modern activities. Xbox controllers are wonderful devices in their own right, featuring responsive buttons and an audio hookup jack that you can use to send your voice over the Internet and communicate with your buddies. This jack lets you connect a microphone and/or headset at the same time. But the versatility of this port …

First-Look Review of the ThrustMaster T-LCM Pedals

For serious racing enthusiasts, there’s no replacement for a good set of pedals. Sure, you can use your controller or keyboard, and for casual gamers, that’s probably good enough. After all, you’ll still get the same array of controls. But even a vibrating console controller can only offer so much feedback. On the other hand, a set of pedals can offer excellent tactile feedback, providing …

Best Gearbox Shifter for Racing Games

Ever since “Night Driver” was released in 1978 by Atari, racing games have been getting more realistic every year. While games slowly improved the graphics and physics used in game engines, the market was truly disrupted when Gran Turismo came out in 1997. The game was critically acclaimed for its lifelike graphics and incredibly realistic physics simulation. Now, two of the biggest names in racing …

Guide to the Best Original Xbox to HDMI Converter

When the original Xbox first launched in 2001, it was a breath of fresh air for the console gaming community. The late 1990s were a tough time for consoles. The Sega Saturn had died a horrible death, and gamers were stuck with two choices: Nintendo or Sony. With Nintendo continuing to focus on their own proprietary titles, most games were only available on the PlayStation …