Controllers aren’t known as controllers for nothin’– they not solely management the game, however they supply the device essential to even play the sport within the first place. Every part from the feel to the location of buttons impacts the sport and it’s not a one-size-fits-all kind of deal both. Completely different video games really feel higher to play when sure controllers are used. To construct a brand new, adaptable gaming expertise and to assist declutter our controller cupboard, Juan Lee conceptualized Icon, a brand new customizable controller.
Icon consists of two handheld movement controllers able to registering any one of many six offered management modules that immediate any given motion inside a online game. By way of magnetic linkage, the management modules, that are produced from micro-suction rubber, can simply be connected and indifferent from the movement controllers. For instance, when enjoying Tremendous Smash Bros. Melee, a consumer can combine the directional module into one of many movement controllers in order that their character can simply change path, soar up and down, and assault Luigi. The movement controllers come outfitted with Bluetooth to connect with both your smartphone or sensible tv, additionally permitting for wi-fi gameplay.
Additional incorporating the usage of smartphones by the use of an accompanying app, Lee designed Icon in order that the management modules may also be connected to your smartphone’s touchscreen and registered as a controller when enjoying any given online game. Icon’s handheld carrying case doubles as a charging case so everytime you’re not enjoying Tremendous Smash Bros. Melee, Icon can cost up and be prepared for Luigi’s demise in Mushroom Kingdom everytime you’re prepared.
Designer: Juan Lee