Hori has unveiled a Pokémon-themed D-pad controller that acts as the left Joy-Con for Nintendo Switch. As you can see in the image above, the controller is primarily black in color with a small picture of Pikachu and numerous shapes of its tail scattered all over. It is available now for pre-order for $24.99, with a release date set for November 16. Official product details from the manufacturer are as follows:
HORI Nintendo Switch D-Pad Controller (L) (Pikachu) – Nintendo Switch
- Add a d-pad to your Nintendo Switch!
- For use in handheld/portable mode only
- Perfect for d-pad intensive titles
- Pokemon artwork and design
- Officially Licensed by Nintendo & Pokemon