PC behind the game on peripherals

Let's have Nintendo-style innovation with input devices for PC', appears to be the call from Valve Software as it highlights this as a key area where the platform lags behind its console cousins.

"The one area where the PC is behind, from a developer's point of view, is in the work Nintendo has done with input. There's just not really a corresponding course for the PC industry to do innovative work there", Valve chief Gabe Newell told PC Zone magazine.

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Rooted_Dust3907d ago

If it isn't broke don't fix it. Mouse and Keyboard support is never going to go away. If you looking for a new peripheral for the PC look at the Novint Falcon, it's a haptic controller, it lets you feel weight, texture, shape, and recoil. The big problem with peripherals for PC is that they are optional and possibly not supported by new games. Let's face it...the only way any peripheral is going to make a broad impact on PC gaming is if a developer or a publisher forces it and make it necessary to the game.