HORI Xbox 360 Soulcalibur V Arcade Stick
|Price:||$149.99 + $24.22 shipping|
- Officially licensed by Microsoft and NAMCO.
- Newly redesigned arcade stick based on NOIR arcade cabinet
- Features original SOULCALIBUR V original artwork
- Sanwa parts used for stick lever and all buttons
- Turbo function and expansion port included
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CHOKING HAZARD -- Small parts. Not for children under 3 yrs.
Top Customer Reviews
I've played fighting games since Street Fighter I, Own a TE Edition FighStick, have used and build several sticks by myself.
First, if you are lucky enough to buy this while Amazon has it on sale ( just $109.9 ) congratulations!! You are getting a great control with full sanwa parts, good art and an innovative design for a bargain. Believe me, I did some research and if you buy all the pieces separately you will spend more than $140.
I did test this with (of course) Soul Calibur V, Ultimate Marvel vs Capcom 3 and King of Fighters XIII, and it works perfect. Of course this is because it has Sanwa parts, so if something goes wrong in the game the fault is from the player's execution, not the controls.
As an extra, for those who like to mod their controls, this es easy modable, but watchout, you know you will void your warranty if you do ( only if you take off the bottom panel where the warranty label is, the toppanel can be modified without issues).
Stick performance: Excellent!
Button performance: Excellent!
Cable lenght: Good...
It's a plug in usb so no wireless.
The product is high quality.
It looks awesome because of the art work.
Change the joystick square gate to circle gate and its more awesome.
As far as the stick it self goes it's of solid construction looks great and cleans/stores easy the buttons are a little loud at first but as long as your not smashing them after awhile you can play with no sound at all.there's nothing that I would change about this stick all an all 10 out 10 well worth the price.
Also, the quality of this joystick is quite high. I was hesitant getting a joystick that cost as much as this one does but I can honestly say that it was worth it. The movements are precise and it has a solid feel. I don't use it for Soulcalibur at all. In fact, I almost exclusively use it for shmups such as DoDonPachi and it works like a dream in those.
The only downside I've found is that for some strange reason it doesn't seem to work in one or two apps on the Xbox. I don't know why and maybe it was a fluke but the D-Pad didn't move in Devil May Cry 4 (demo) and the IGN app. Since it works in everything else I've tried I'm guessing it's a flaw in those games/apps and I'm not taking any points off because it's so great in everything else.
One final note -- I know this is a no-brainer but if people buy this expecting it to work in places where you would use the joystick that is on the right side of the normal Xbox controller then they aren't thinking this through. It's only 1 joystick... Just remember that.
It was hard for me to get used to at first, cause i've always used a regular controller.
But after much practice, i was able to perform some fantastic combos that i was never able to pull off
with a regular controller! Much <3
Most Recent Customer Reviews
I used to use a Madcatz fight stick on my PS3 and wanted to get a fight stick for my PC. I found this stick to have a much better build quality then the Madcatz TE fight stick. Read morePublished on May 12, 2014 by Jerry Zacharatos
put a octagon restrictor in it voila
the edges are a little bulky and its a bit heavier than my sa kai
gf loves it though. Read more
Was a great buy. It was delivered on time. Everything works perfectly and there are no scratches. Is a great arcade stick. Read morePublished on December 17, 2013 by stan grotkiewicz
This arcade stick is a very good choice for someone who just transitioned to using an arcade stick. It is sturdy and the stick is very smooth.Published on June 24, 2013 by Jin
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