Releasing on December 31, the Mandalorian wi-fi Xbox One controller is coupled with a charging stand and retails for $160. It isn’t product of beskar metal, however it seems to be like it’s, and carries most of the signature armor designs of the famed bounty hunter. In the event you flip the controller over, you may see a picture of “The Youngster,” who is needed and on the run with the Mandalorian. Most individuals name him Child Yoda, however Lucasfilm has gone with “The Youngster” as his official title till his title is formally revealed.
Given the timing of launch in December, it is a disgrace this controller does not have the share button or the brand new directional pad of the Xbox Sequence X/S, however it’s appropriate with these methods. Together with the distinctive inventive design, this controller has textured grips and costs by means of a magnetic contact system.
Apparently, for those who run out of battery throughout play, you possibly can join the controller to the stand, and, as Microsoft places it within the official description, interact in “one-handed play whilst you cost.” We do not know the way this one-handed performance is formatted, however the choice is there if it’s worthwhile to use it.
The controller and stand are priced a lot increased than we might wish to see (the usual wi-fi controller is $60 and the stand is $40). It is even increased priced than the earlier Star Wars controller and stand bundle for Jedi: Fallen Order, which retailed for $140, however is now out of inventory.
The Mandalorian is scorching proper now, with the primary episode of the second season hitting Disney+ this week, however we should not must pay a lot greater than the unique asking costs simply to be reminded of this present after we recreation. It is a cool collectible although. The gallery under provides you an excellent take a look at the controller, it is again, and the charging stand that comes with it.