How expensive is that controller going to be?

#1 Edited by acer51 (34 posts) -

I noticed how advanced and fancy the new PS4 controller was, but this also made me think that the price of one would be fairly steep too. Does anyone have info of this? it would be a downer to be paying $100 for a controller.

#2 Posted by StrainedEyes (1326 posts) -
#3 Posted by believer258 (11979 posts) -

Sixty smackers.

#4 Edited by psylah (2181 posts) -

If you go to a store that sells them, and bring 3 twenty dollar bills, you might be able to trade them in for a playstation 4 controller.

Also, bring like 6-8% of that depending on your state to bribe him with.

#5 Posted by SunBroZak (1196 posts) -
#6 Posted by Beyond_the_infinite (102 posts) -
#7 Posted by acer51 (34 posts) -

60? that's only $10 dollars more but then again the PS3 controller was expensive to begin with.

#8 Posted by bemusedchunk (700 posts) -

@acer51 said:

it would be a downer to be paying $100 for a controller.

lolwut?!

who would do such a thing?!

#9 Posted by MonkeyKing1969 (2891 posts) -

I typically just buy the official controllers for any system. Then again I never shop at Wal-mart, Target or Gamestop so I don't even see most of the knock off controllers that must exist. I wonder how the knock-off companies will deal with the controllers becoming more complex and sensor filled?

#10 Edited by The_Laughing_Man (13629 posts) -

@believer258 said:

Sixty smackers.

Cor blimey!

The exact same price as the new xbox controller.

#11 Posted by Silver-Streak (1368 posts) -

@acer51: It is $10 more than the PS3 controller, yes. It is also the same price as the XBO controller.

#12 Edited by Krakn3Dfx (2498 posts) -

New gamepad has a high-resolution touchpad, which is going to add to the cost. Yeah, it's pricey, but gamepads for consoles always are. What the system makers lose on the core system, they quickly make up in peripheral sales.

#13 Edited by Subject2Change (2966 posts) -

Have there been any games announced with local coop? I cancelled my second controller pre-order, because why spend 60 bucks for a controller that is not going to be used for a while.

#14 Posted by LiquidPrince (16003 posts) -

$59.99.

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