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Xbox One Controller for PCs in 2014

ComputerAndVideoGames.com has word from Microsoft that their new $100 million Xbox One controller will eventually be PC compatible at some point next year, though they say the software to allow this won't be available when the consoles are first released. "There is also some work that we need to do to make sure that existing PC games that support the Xbox 360 controller, will work with the Xbox One controller. While it seems trivial, it's actually quite a bit of dedicated work for all that to be seamless for the user," they were told. "We know people want to use the Xbox One controller on their PC, and we do too - we expect to have the functionality available in 2014."

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15. Re: Xbox One Controller for PCs in 2014 Aug 13, 2013, 00:50 DangerDog
 
theyarecomingforyou wrote on Aug 12, 2013, 21:30:
I just hope they release the wireless X1 controller promptly, as one of my wireless X360 controllers has a failed D-pad and I'd like to upgrade as soon as is practical. As for this announcement, it's a lot of bullshit but at least it is confirmed that the X1 controller will be available for PC.

I would rather have a corded controller, in some games where you switch off between mouse and keyboard and controller the wireless controller goes into sleep mode and the game won't reactivate while you're playing in most cases.
 
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