The Hori Gem Pad May Just Make You a Better Fighting Gamer

Hori as a company has been making video game controllers for years. These have ranged from joysticks and FPS controllers to a mouse for console gaming. Their newest controller, the Gem Pad, is specifically designed for those who think fighting games are best played with a pad, and not a stick. » 11/08/13 8:00am 11/08/13 8:00am

This FPS Controller Will Shoot You in the Face

Two big shooters fired out this fall: Halo 4 and Call of Duty: Black Ops II. If you are into shooters (I mean, really into shooters), maybe you are looking for an edge. That's exactly what Japanese peripheral maker Hori hopes it can offer with its controller designed especially for FPS games on consoles. But does the… » 11/17/12 12:00am 11/17/12 12:00am

The Hori Fighting Edge is a Beast of a Stick

Lots of people play fighting games. Many are happy to use their standard control pads. But real fighting game enthusiasts insist on playing fighting games the way they were meant to be played: on an arcade-style joystick. And no stick I've ever played with has felt more like sitting at an actual arcade cabinet than the … » 6/19/12 7:00am 6/19/12 7:00am

Here’s a New Ultimate Marvel vs. Capcom 3 Fight Stick to Kick…

Serious fighting game players demand high-quality controllers and Hori's got a reputation for making some of the best. The Japanese accessories company's just released a controller tied to Capcom's Ultimate Marvel vs. Capcom 3, with varieties for PS3 and Xbox 360. If you're in need of a new whuppin' stick or just want … » 12/22/11 1:40pm 12/22/11 1:40pm

Hori's Bringing an Ultimate Marvel vs. Capcom Fight Stick, Don't Worry

Though the game may have released this week, the official fight stick for Ultimate Marvel vs. Capcom isn't too far behind, says stickmaker Hori. It reuses some, eh, old MvC art and clocks in at $160, but hey, it's official, right? It'll be in stock sometime this month. A BlazBlue: Continuum Shift Extend stick also is… » 11/17/11 11:30pm 11/17/11 11:30pm