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iOS 14 Supports Xbox Elite Wireless Controller Series 2 and Adaptive Controller

Tech198

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Asphalt is not a console style game ? Call of Duty 4 is not a console style game.??. Bioshock wasn't a console style game? All on the ipad, or were at some stage.

The use of a controller with keyboard attachment makes this a portable "Mac".... "very" portable.
 
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timcorin

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What?! Are you serious? I hope your joking about the ‘real’ gamer angle. Else, what a dick...

Someone happily enjoying a AAA game on xbox etc or even on mobile is as much a gamer as anyone else.

re apple getting getting serious about gaming, its not a stretch to see them doing an Apple TV Arcade Edition with the AxZ Arm chip + gamepad soon. the pieces are starting to line up.
 
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henrycc265

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The switch did great because of the games. Mostly 1st party games. Sounds like Apple needs to buy itself a games studio and crank out some great first party titles.

they really should have done that like amazon with their amazon game studio
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Good to see, I hope they quickly support the PS5/XBSX controllers after launch too.

If only Apple supported Vulkan natively the Mac might actually be useful for gaming.

lol judging by apple's update once a year routine I think thats gonna happen on iOS 16 lololol
btw I am having fun with the elite 2 controller on the tvOS 14 developer beta. ( I bought elite 2 on October 2019 and was really looking forward to play it with arcade and I was shocked when it was supported )

playing a lot of sonic racing on apple arcade , the game need some serious balancing ... I am being outmatch using an elite 2 controller playing as BIG cat while iPhone players using their op shadow car
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what about MacOS Big Sur?

installed developer beta OS14 on all of my device... Big Sur recognize elite 2 but it doesn't work yet in any thing , tried it with Apple Arcade , it works when you connected with cable with custom driver tho

having fun on tvOS14 with the elite 2 ,
been playing a lot more sonic racing now thanks to the elite 2
I am downloading beyond a steel sky at this very moment !!

 
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