2022-10-02
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Accessory maker Holly has revealed that it is partnering with The Pokémon Company to release a Pokémon-themed split pad fit.

In case you missed it, these Joy-Con-like controllers are a follow-up to Hori’s Switch Split Pad Pro, officially released in the West as the Switch Split Pad Compact. It’s available in two different colors here, but in Japan it comes in four colors, giving you even more options to choose from.

Hori is offering a pair of Pikachu and Mimikyu, and another two new sets featuring Gengar.

HORI - Switch Split Pad Fit
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Switch Split Pad Fit/Compact controls feature an ergonomic design, full-size analog sticks, buttons and D-Pad. Unfortunately, it doesn’t include motion controls, HD rumble, NFC, IR camera, or wireless functionality.

Locally available colors include light gray x yellow When apricot redAccording to Hori USA’s official website, they are priced at US$49.99 each and are expected to arrive in stores across the US next month.

What do you think of these new Pokémon designs? Do you plan on getting the Switch Split Pad Compact once it’s released locally? Leave a comment below. See previous post for details.