A mouse and keyboard will get the job done for most PC games, but some titles are simply meant to be played with a controller. We tested over a dozen of the most popular PC-friendly gamepads out there in a variety of genres to help you find the perfect fit for your playstyle. Our top overall pick is Microsoft's Xbox One controller, thanks to its comfortable design, impressive build quality and instant compatibility with pretty much every PC game out there.
Latest News and Updates (November 2018)
- Astro is entering the controller game with the C40 TR Controller: a $200 customizable high-end gamepad with swappable components. It will arrive for PS4 and PC in early 2019.
- We reviewed the latest 8BitDo SN30 controller, which delivers the same excellent retro feel and attainable $30 price tag in a slick new set of Game Boy-inspired colors.