Thrustmasters Are Go!

Another deconstruction finished, and though a picture says more than a thousand words, I still have a few (not a thousand) to say about it. And numbers, those too. This would be a perfect time to introduce a new piece of deconstruction terminology: the Surprise Rate (SR). This is defined as the number of newly discovered parts –those that were …

Thrustmaster's Dynamic Duo

Since October is International Gaming Month, I’m currently deconstructing the Thrustmaster Attack Throttle and Top Gun Joystick. Pending their completion, I’ll present some earlier game controller deconstructions here. Yes, I take International Gaming Month very seriously and have been planning this blog for years. If IGM were not reason enough to do yet another game controller, I’d like to point …

Thrustmaster Attack Throttle

Life is good. No work today and the sun is out. A nice day for a drive to nearby Doesburg, and in particular the local 2Switch thrift shop to search for new prey. It only takes one to make my day, and this day was made by the Thrustmaster Attack Throttle. An archaic game controller from days gone by, before …