Circle Pad Pro News


3DS XL Circle Pad Pro pre-orders open in North America

By Alice O'Connor, Apr 18, 2013 7:30am PDT

The Nintendo 3DS's Circle Pad Pro was a curious accessory, a clunky thing adding a second analogue nub and two extra shoulder buttons to make the handheld less rubbish for console-y action games. It's mostly forgotten, only supported by a few games and incompatible with the ...


"Before I sold my OG 3DS to a buddy, I remember not really liking the add-on for Resident Evil ..."

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Nintendo unveils Circle Pad Pro XL

By Steve Watts, Sep 20, 2012 12:30pm PDT

Nintendo has shown the first official image of its Circle Pad Pro for the Nintendo 3DS XL.


"Agreed. I don't think I would consider purchasing a 3DS without the extra circle pad built in. ..."

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Kid Icarus: Uprising uses Circle Pad Pro for lefties

By Steve Watts, Jan 11, 2012 12:30pm PST

Kid Icarus: Uprising will make use of the Circle Pad Pro, to provide an equivalent control option for left-handed gamers.