The adorably tiny controller seems to be a bit like a smaller model of the Lite for Change peripheral 8BitDo revealed a few months in the past. Zero 2 would not embody thumbsticks or triggers (although it does have L and R buttons), so you will not actually have the ability to play Fortnite with it.

The controller will most likely work properly with 2D video games, akin to Tremendous Mario Maker 2 and the NES and SNES libraries accessible to Change On-line subscribers. When you occur to choose up a few these and have a couple of associates with you, you would possibly even have the ability to use your Zero 2s and Pleasure-Cons wherever you might be for impromptu four-player Mario Kart eight races.

Zero 2 must be good for as much as eight hours of playtime on a single cost, although it would not embody movement controls or vibration — it would be kinda onerous to squeeze all the required hardware for these into such a small physique. Like lots of 8BitDo’s different peripherals, Zero 2 additionally works with Android, PC and macOS.

The controller has truly been a very long time coming. 8BitDo unveiled a unique model with movement controls at E3 2018 and had deliberate to launch it final yr. Nonetheless, pre-orders for Zero 2 are actually open at Amazon and the controller will ship December 31st. It is accessible in pink, yellow and turquoise and prices $19.99.

8BitDo Zero 2

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