Oh yeah, all Nintendo Wii fans alike love how we are able to purchase old school games off of the Wii Store...but many of us fumble with the regular old classic controller, or the old school Gamecube controller.
I myself use the Gamecube controller, only because I refuse to buy
something that already have. Using the classic Gamecube controller
though with the arcade style games can sometimes be annoying and feel
weird; especially for those who remember playing the game with
However coming soon to a store near you Nintendo is releasing the Hori
Wii Digital Arcade Stick. This arcade stick is designed to match up
with your Nintendo Wii's modern look, while bringing home a nostalgic
old school joy stick look to the system.
The Hori Wii Digital Arcade Stick has 8 buttons on the right side of
the pad for you to pound away at, while on the left side of the
controller sits an old school joystick that will rotate 360 degrees. The
top of the Hori Wii Digital Arcade Stick are buttons that when pressed
will bring you back to the Nintendo Wii's main page. The other buttons
allow you to pause, and select. The buttons are basic, and do not need
an explination on to work them.
The Hori Wii Digital Arcade Stick will allow you to play arcade style
games on it. These games can be downloaded from the Wii shopping menu.
Not only that, but the Hori Wii Digital Arcade Stick can also be used in place for games that call for the classic controller!
The Hori Wii Digital Arcade Stick connects to the Wii controller as a
Wii remote extension. It has auto fire switches for 20 times more button
power, and will make virtual console games feel exactly the way they
Over at www.gamestop.com they
are not selling this one until freakin November, but with a little hunt
and pecking around the internet I was able to locate a site selling them
for $49.99. The Hori Wii Digital Arcade Stick can be purchased now over
at www.1sourcegaming.com, however I would email them for availability before you quickly place an order.
Rocking it old school with the new Hori Wii Digital Arcade Stick is a
must have for any video game/Nintendo Wii fan. I cannot wait to get my
paws on the Hori Wii Digital Arcade Stick; I cannot wait to see how it