Nyko Launches ‘Dualies’ – The First Third Party Joy-Con Alternative For Switch

Nyko Launches ‘Dualies’ – The First Third Party Joy-Con Alternative For Switch

Yes, you read that right. Dualies (not the Splatoon weapon, mind you) has been developed by Nyko as an alternative to Switch Joy-Cons.

The Nyko Dualies claims to have improved upon the official Switch Joy-Cons in terms of ergonomics. Apparently, the larger and rounded edges gives it a more comfortable grip. In addition, the Dualies also supports motion controls and rumble feature. List price is at USD 49.99.

To give you a full picture, take a look below:

Dualies for Nintendo Switch™

Race, jump, shoot, run and more while feeling every bump and shot with Dualies for Nintendo Switch™. Dualies are a motion controller set, the first 3rd party Joy-Con alternative and are perfect for adding additional players to a multiplayer experience. They feature accurate, multi-functional motion control and rumble feedback to provide immersive gameplay and are compatible with most Switch titles. The larger, more rounded edges allow for an improved grip, especially while playing sideways, giving more comfort and improved ergonomics. Included is a Type-C cable with a 56K oHm resistor to recharge Dualies quickly and safely anywhere. The cable can also be used to safely recharge the Switch. Also included is detachable thumb caps that will customize the input precision by fine tuning the sticks length and size.

  • Accurate, multi-functional motion control
  • Rumble feedback
  • Improved ergonomics providing a more comfortable grip
  • Includes a Type-C and detachable thumb sticks



Improved Ergonomics and Comfort
Larger, more rounded edges improve grip, especially while playing sideways.

Motion Control and Rumble
Accurate, multi-directional motion control and rumble feedback provide immersive gameplay.

USB To Type-C Charger
Charge Dualies quickly and safely anywhere with the included 56K oHm compliant USB Type-C cable. The 56K oHm resistor makes it safe to use on the Switch.

Detachable Thumb Caps
Customize the input precision by utilizing the included caps to fine tune the sticks length and size.