Gamepad for Apple TV, iPhone, and iPad

Discussion in 'Apple TV' started by Somnambulist, Jul 10, 2017.

  1. Somnambulist

    Somnambulist Active Member

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    As you know, Apple requires MFi for gamepads to work. Regular BT gamepads simply won't work.

    Check out my review of the SteelSeries Nimbus MFi certified gamepad.
     
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    I can attest to the build quality and overall feel of the SteelSeries Nimbus. I bought 2 then ended up making a five player multiplayer game for Apple TV (two players sharing each Nimbus + a fifth player on the Apple TV remote). I made it for my daughters but I also made it available on the App Store; search for “Fishing Lake”.

     
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    I have a TV lying around, I am planning to buy an Apple TV 4K and 1 or more SteelSeries Nimbus controllers.

    What games do you play on your Apple TV?

    How much storage does most games take up from you Apple TV?
     
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    Unfortunately, since I also have a PS4 Pro, Xbox One X, Nintedo Switch, and NVIDIA Shield TV, I don't really get to use Apple TV for gaming anymore.
     
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    How’s the NVIDIA Shield TV?
     
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    Does anyone know if any of the local stores sell these?

    I've been to BTB Venice, Sw!tch Glorietta, and Power Mac GB3 and none of them sell it.
     
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    I’ve seen them in DataBlitz. Try checking them or even calling then if they have then on stock. I hope this helps.

     
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    I didn't think of that. Thanks a lot!
     
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    You’re welcome! Enjoy your controller!
     
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    Just got mine @ DataBlitz Robinson's Galleria. I was surprised that they're selling it at P 2,995.
     
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    Great! How many controllers did you buy?
     
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    Just one. I also bought a Lightning to DVI adapter, so I can plug my iPhone to my 4K TV and play games. It's like having your own Nintendo Switch lol.

    I've tried it on Stardew Valley and Oddmar so far. Might need more time to get familiar with the controls.
     
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    I never knew that would be possible. Did it connect seamlessly with your iPhone?
     
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    Yes it did. The guy at DataBlitz thought an app was required to be downloaded first but I didn't have to.
     
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    Nice! Does it have no issues on any games so far?
     
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    I've been playing Oddmar only so far. No issues aside from my adjustment, it's been so long since I used a controller. lol
     
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    Oddmar is a fantastic game. I know the feeling man. Enjoy!
     

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