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    Accessory prices announced and it's gonna be ugly.

    Xbox One Controller, Headset, and Play and Charge Kit Priced - IGN

    The Xbox One's wireless controller will cost $59.99, and adding the Play and Charge Kit will set you back a total of $74.99. If you just need an extra charge kit, that will cost $24.99. Lastly, the Chat Headset is priced at $24.99, which you may want since Microsoft won't be including a headset with the Xbox One.
    Each of the Xbox One accessories cost $10 more than Microsoft's current price for their Xbox 360 counterparts.
    I just bought a new 360 controller at Best Buy last Friday because it was on "sale". Normal price of 50 bucks, it was 40. Still pricey as hell but these controllers are freaking fragile. I don't ever throw my controllers and I always keep it in the best condition possible.

    It's just with Call of Duty, I click on the left thumbstick to run so much that well, that part tends to break more often than not. It just clicks and then my character stops moving. The same thing with NHL games, I use the poke check button so much that my right bumper stops working.. lol. Even though I'm only replacing my controllers at least once every 8-10 months, it just adds up big time.

    I won't be surprised if the Playstation 4 controllers will cost just as much. I'm just sad that these companies are trying to squeeze every last penny out of us every chance they get. The bottom line is... a controller should not cost as much as a new video game. That's just ridiculous.
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    I wouldn't say they are fragile... They survive many wall attacks during Call of Duty.
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    Quote Originally Posted by TooCool View Post
    Accessory prices announced and it's gonna be ugly.

    Xbox One Controller, Headset, and Play and Charge Kit Priced - IGN

    The Xbox One's wireless controller will cost $59.99, and adding the Play and Charge Kit will set you back a total of $74.99. If you just need an extra charge kit, that will cost $24.99. Lastly, the Chat Headset is priced at $24.99, which you may want since Microsoft won't be including a headset with the Xbox One.
    Each of the Xbox One accessories cost $10 more than Microsoft's current price for their Xbox 360 counterparts.
    I just bought a new 360 controller at Best Buy last Friday because it was on "sale". Normal price of 50 bucks, it was 40. Still pricey as hell but these controllers are freaking fragile. I don't ever throw my controllers and I always keep it in the best condition possible.

    It's just with Call of Duty, I click on the left thumbstick to run so much that well, that part tends to break more often than not. It just clicks and then my character stops moving. The same thing with NHL games, I use the poke check button so much that my right bumper stops working.. lol. Even though I'm only replacing my controllers at least once every 8-10 months, it just adds up big time.

    I won't be surprised if the Playstation 4 controllers will cost just as much. I'm just sad that these companies are trying to squeeze every last penny out of us every chance they get. The bottom line is... a controller should not cost as much as a new video game. That's just ridiculous.
    It's not like these are NES controllers though. When you look at the price of a console controller versus a mouse or keyboard for computer gaming, I'd it's all pretty even really.

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    Suddenly the price of an Evil Controller doesn't seem so outrageous.

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    I think I'm giving up on consoles now. These cash grabs are just getting (already are) really ridiculous.

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    Quote Originally Posted by Vargsmal View Post
    I think I'm giving up on consoles now. These cash grabs are just getting (already are) really ridiculous.
    Lol cash grabs? So you don't use a mouse and keyboard with a computer?

    It's $10 more for something that was previously built and priced when bush was in office.

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    You also have to factor in the extras in tech on the controller. They also sell the systems at a loss, probably break even (or make a small profit) on accessories and of course make their cash on games. Sure its a lot of cash but it's not $100.

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    So I pre ordered the Day One Edition... Guess I'm getting both consoles on release
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    Quote Originally Posted by Shaddy View Post
    So I pre ordered the Day One Edition... Guess I'm getting both consoles on release
    From one gamer to another, enjoy!
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    Quote Originally Posted by Shaddy View Post
    So I pre ordered the Day One Edition... Guess I'm getting both consoles on release
    Cool, but just wondering... what did Microsoft do to make you change your mind?
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