April 06, 2018

The Evolution of Video Game Controllers

 history of controllers


 Over the past few decades, video games have come a long way.  Back in the 1980's who would've thought that the video game market would be where it is today?  Now, internet gaming is more advanced than it has ever been, and game streaming services like Twitch have become popularized.  One aspect of gaming that has constantly changed over the years is the controller itself.  If we take a trip to the past we can see how different controllers look nowadays compared to the old ones; from one button wired controllers to wireless multi-buttoned, vibrating controllers.  Check out the short animated video below to get a blast from the past and see how controllers have evolved.