The Evolution Of The Video Game Controllers (Joysticks)

GameCube was released by Nintendo on September 14, 2001 in Japan and November 18, 2001 in North America. It was later released worldwide in 2002.

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Xbox 360 is developed by Microsoft and was officially unveiled on MTV on May 12, 2005.

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Wii is released by Nintendo on November 19, 2006.

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Wii Classic Controller Pro is produced by Nintendo for the Wii video game console.

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Wii U Pro Controller is a video game controller produced by Nintendo in 2012 for the Wii U video game console.

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The DualShock 4 controller for PlayStation 4 is developed by Sony Computer Entertainment. This is the successor of DualShock 3, with several new features. One new feature is a built-in two-point capacitive touch pad on the front of the controller, which can be clicked.

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Xbox One is developed and marketed by Microsoft. Announced on May 21, 2013, it is the successor to the Xbox 360 and is the third console in the Xbox family.

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The complete family tree of video game control schemes

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