Full disclosure: I don’t have an Xbox One yet.
At Microsoft’s E3 press conference they announced something that made me extremely jealous of Xbox gamers: official custom controllers.
No matter how ugly your choices are, Microsoft will build your controller custom design for $80 ($90 if you want an engraving).
A controller is such a personal part of your gaming experience. It’s something you use every single time you use turn on your console. I know when I game on PS4, I always use one controller over my others. A controller is the gamer’s partner in crime, a sidekick, a reliable ally.
It’s about time we start treating controllers with love and respect.
I want a controller engraved with my personal gamer tag. That controller should of course be splashed with blue and white in support of my NCAA National Champions, the Villanova Wildcats.
I can’t wait to order my—Oh, almost forgot that I don’t have an Xbox. Going to hope that Sony announces something similar at their conference tonight… But, I wouldn’t count on it.
You win this one, Microsoft! Can’t wait to see what cool designs and color combinations people come up with!