Nintendo Co., Ltd. [b] is a Japanese multinational consumer electronics and video game company based in Kyoto. The company was founded in 1889 as Nintendo Karuta [c] and was founded by craftsman Fusajiro Yamauchi to initially produce handmade hanafuda playing cards. After Nintendo was involved in various businesses in the 1960s and obtained the legal status of a public company under its current company name, it released its first video game console, Color TV-Game, in 1977. With the launch of Donkey Kong, it gained international recognition for the Nintendo Entertainment System in 1981 and Super Mario Bros. in 1985.
With all the lawsuits, official investigations, home repairs, and fan complaints, it is safe to say that controller joystick drift, especially on the Nintendo Switch Joy-Con controller, has been a hot topic in games in the past few years. Of course, many controllers from different manufacturers have the possibility of drifting (yes, even your stylish new PS5 DualSense may eventually have problems), so due to the disclosure of Valve` The Next, the discussion on this topic is once again Starting Steam Deck, this system is considered by some to be one of the Switch’s closest competitors in the future. Valve hardware engineer Yazan Aldehayyat and designer John Ikeda are eager to assure potential customers that Steam Deck will not have drift issues. They discussed the system design process in dialogue with IGN. When asked about joystick drift, Aldehayyat said: “We have done a lot of reliability tests in all aspects, all inputs, and different environmental factors, etc. I think we think it will work. It’s really good. I think people will be very satisfied with this. I think it will be a good choice.
I mean, obviously, all components will fail at some point, but we think people will be very satisfied and happy about it. “Ikeda mentioned that the team didn’t want to “risk” on the parts they chose: “We deliberately chose something from the performance we know, right? We don’t want to take risks, do we? Because I believe our customers do not want us to take this risk. “The drift problem of the Joy-Con controller that plagued the Switch has always been a major issue for Nintendo; the company subsequently faced a lawsuit. In the lawsuit, he was forced to apologize and was pressured by European consumer organizations to investigate and resolve the problem. No wonder Valve hopes to Avoid similar nightmares through its new technology. Are you interested in the Steam Valve Deck, would you choose it to switch through OLED?