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    QOTW: Which is the best gaming peripheral of all time?

    Out of all the joypads, keyboards, mice and headsets you've used, which one stands out?
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    Re: QOTW: Which is the best gaming peripheral of all time?

    I am sure I have answered this one before, but my favourite is the light gun that came with the original NES for use on the duck Hunt/Mario cartridge. I always wanted to shoot that dog whenever I missed the ducks though, his goading was infuriating as a child haha!!

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    Re: QOTW: Which is the best gaming peripheral of all time?

    Easy one:

    PC Engine Multitap with Bomberman...
    ...or the Amiga equivalent: http://amigakit.leamancomputing.com/...roducts_id=934 with "Dynablasters" (i.e. Bomberman)

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    Re: QOTW: Which is the best gaming peripheral of all time?

    I've still got a Steel Battalion controller in my loft - absolutely amazing bit of kit. Useless outside of Steel Battalion but brilliant none-the-less.
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    I think my fav so far is the Logitech G400s mouse. It's the best mouse I've had, but probably the first Logitech.
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    Re: QOTW: Which is the best gaming peripheral of all time?

    Logitech MX518. Can't remember when I bought it (2005?) but still going strong and I've never felt the need to replace it.
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    Re: QOTW: Which is the best gaming peripheral of all time?

    Without any doubt the "Gaming" Kingston HyperX Cloud headset (original in white) that actually sounds better (for both games and music) than some twice as expensive "audiophile" headphones. I bought mine for around £50 in the first several months of the product's announcement. One of the best value deals I've got on electronics in general. Love all my mechanical keyboards but the headset is by far the best.

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    Re: QOTW: Which is the best gaming peripheral of all time?

    Microsoft Intellimouse Explorer with 500Hz polling rate overclock. Back in the day it made such a difference, it was unreal.




    or my Diamond Multimedia Monster 3D (1st generation Voodoo 3D accelerator with 4MB of memory). Games never before looked this good.

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    Re: QOTW: Which is the best gaming peripheral of all time?

    no idea if they had an actual name, but the old style arcade machines at the local grill had a couple of side-by-side machine guns.
    Worked like the NES light guns, but were more badass looking

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    Re: QOTW: Which is the best gaming peripheral of all time?

    Has to be the Oculus Rift for me, the level of immersion its added it unreal.

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    Wii balance board as it tells me how fit or fat I am in a sarcastic manner.
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    Re: QOTW: Which is the best gaming peripheral of all time?

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    Re: QOTW: Which is the best gaming peripheral of all time?

    Oculus Touch controllers.

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    Re: QOTW: Which is the best gaming peripheral of all time?

    Quote Originally Posted by eviling View Post
    no idea if they had an actual name, but the old style arcade machines at the local grill had a couple of side-by-side machine guns.
    Worked like the NES light guns, but were more badass looking
    Time Crisis with Guncon


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    Re: QOTW: Which is the best gaming peripheral of all time?

    My Corsair M65 mouse. Makes fine aiming so quick and easy.
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