Xbox 360 Replica Controller is coming to Xbox and PC
Hyperkin, the company responsible for Windows Central reported Tuesday.launches a replica Xbox 360 controller for Xbox and PC,
The controller, named Xenon, is officially licensed by Microsoft and will be modeled exactly on the Xbox 360 controller, but with some modern enhancements. This includes a share button, 3.5mm headphone jack and USB-C connectivity. Like the Duke, Xenon will be a wired controller.
Hyperkin did not immediately respond to a request for additional information.
Xenon will be compatible withand and will come in black, white, pink and red.
The The video game industry was worth $93.2 billion in 2021according to gaming industry analyst firm Newzoo, surpassing both the film and music industries combined. Given the size of the market, companies find it beneficial to dig into past years to reach all audiences. Remakes and re-releases of older titles are common practice. This year saw the release of Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles: The Cowabunga Collectiona compilation of TMNT titles between 1989 and 1994 and Atari 50: the anniversary celebration, a compilation of 90 old school tracks from the Atari 2600, Jaguar and Lynx. As gamers who grew up with the Xbox 360 reminisce about their childhood or teenage years, it’s no surprise that companies are looking to capitalize on the nostalgia.
Hyperkin has not set a release date for the Xenon.