N64 was a great console, yes it couldn't hold a candle to the PS1 which had better looking games, but nonetheless was a great console. But after all the years Ive played game on the thing I still don't understand this controller. Do I hold it in the middle or the sides, Do i play one handed? The hell Nintendo. As if my childhood wasn't confusing enough.
Pros: The grip is very natural Cons: The d-pad is nothing but a decoration The Bottom Line: This controller is maligned. Here's a revisionist view of it which argues that it is one of the most important controllers to come along. The Nintendo 64 controller may be the most irony-loaded devices the world of video gaming has ever coughed up. It is universally loathed, ranking alongside the original "hamburger" … more