Sony is getting into the controller customization recreation late into the PS4’s lifespan. The company has unveiled a DualShock 4 Once more Button Attachment that, as a result of the determine implies, lets you map two of the gamepad’s buttons to easier-to-reach locations on the once more. Within the occasion you‘d reasonably not carry your fingers to reload or perform a specific assault, you wouldn’t have to. You can specify as a lot as three completely totally different profiles, and an OLED show display on the once more illustrates your current button setup.
The add-on works with “your complete favorite” PS4 and PlayStation VR video video games, Sony acknowledged. There’s moreover a headset passthrough that may enable you talk about alongside along with your squad mates.
This won’t be a last-minute trip reward. Sony is supply the Once more Button Attachment to North America on January 23rd for $30 ($40 CAD), and Europe won’t see it until February 14th for €30. The value is low ample that it might be worthwhile within the occasion you‘re the aggressive sort and would reasonably not change complete controllers (or associate with an unofficial decision) merely to rush up your enter.
With that acknowledged, the timing just isn’t good. It’s no secret that the PlayStation 5 is decrease than a yr away, and it isn’t clear whether or not or not the long term system’s controller will assist this accent. Within the occasion you intend on using the Once more Button Attachment for a really very long time, you’ll merely have to hope that Sony designed it with next-gen controllers in ideas.