A new Nintendo Switch controller from Animal Crossing will be released later next week and will bring with it the iconic Nook aesthetic for longtime simulator franchise lovers.
The new controller is a third-party device from PowerA and is a wireless gamepad that works on both standard Switch and Switch Lite platforms. It has two mappable advanced game buttons and built-in anti-friction rings for better thumb control. The controller also has Bluetooth 5.0 technology and a rechargeable lithium-ion battery that promises up to 30 hours of charging, as well as specific ergonomics designed with comfort in mind:
The latest Animal Crossing device is officially licensed for Nintendo Switch and Lite version. For those who are a little worried about the quality of third-party companies, the controller itself also has a two-year warranty, which can be explored. here.
This isn’t the first time PowerA has nodded Animal Crossing with a controller designed. Its design specific to the Nook family was a huge success before this more streamlined version. Instead of depicting actual characters, the latest iteration went for a more generalized look with the instantly recognizable leaf icon on the front.
Animal Crossing’s newest Nintendo Switch controller is available for pre-order now for $ 49.99 and is expected to ship April 1, 2021. You can also see even more models, including controllers for KK Slider, Isabelle, and more on the official PowerA website.
Although not everyone celebrates it, Easter is just around the corner. An Animal Crossing themed controller could be the perfect addition to any planned basket!
What do you think of the latest Animal Crossing Nintendo Switch controller? What other designs would you like to see PowerA take on the Big N’s hybrid console next? Give your opinion in the comments section below. Isabelle would like you.