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PS3 Controller Support (WIP)

View Poll Results: Using PS3 Controller for iOS games?
Not interest in using the PS3 Controller. 7 8.75%
I like to use the PS3 Controller, but will not jailbreak my iOS device for this. 21 26.25%
I will use the PS3 Controller to play games on iOS, but only if its free. 22 27.50%
I will purchase such as app for a reasonable amount in order to use the PS3 Controller. 30 37.50%
Voters: 80. You may not vote on this poll
10-22-2012, 05:42 AM
#1
PS3 Controller Support (WIP Video Added)

I'm currently working on supporting the PS3 Sixaxis/Dualshock Controller in iOS. After browsing through the forum, there seems to be many different solutions in using controllers. I'm wondering if anyone is interested in using the PS3 Controller to play iOS games (iPad, iPhone or iPod Touch). The app will allow you to map the PS3 controller buttons to onscreen soft touches, so it should work with most games. However, this will require a jailbroken iOS device in order for the PS3 controller to work.

[Update]
Here is a video on how it works.
http://youtu.be/mpKST66UoYo

Last edited by AhMan; 11-17-2012 at 12:39 PM.
10-22-2012, 03:42 PM
#2
Heck yeah!!!

10-22-2012, 04:01 PM
#3
When you say "I will purchase such an APP..." Do you mean an app in Cydia?
10-22-2012, 04:29 PM
#4
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Originally Posted by Primoz View Post
When you say "I will purchase such an APP..." Do you mean an app in Cydia?
No, make it for everyone, not just jailbroken idevices! Please!
10-22-2012, 06:36 PM
#5
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Originally Posted by Connector View Post
No, make it for everyone, not just jailbroken idevices! Please!
I wish I could, but it is impossible to do without jailbreak. Without jailbreak, you can't simulate screen touches and send it to another app. The other is Apple Bluetooth stack.
10-22-2012, 07:37 PM
#6
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Originally Posted by AhMan View Post
I wish I could, but it is impossible to do without jailbreak. Without jailbreak, you can't simulate screen touches and send it to another app. The other is Apple Bluetooth stack.
Darn, just don't really want to jailbreak. But go for it!
10-22-2012, 06:33 PM
#7
Quote:
Originally Posted by Primoz View Post
When you say "I will purchase such an APP..." Do you mean an app in Cydia?
Yeah, it will be released in Cydia, due to jailbreak requirement.
12-04-2012, 01:57 PM
#8
definitely a yes for me! that would be totally awesome. its even more awesome if there was some kind of blog to or website to keep it updated. really jealous of those gameklip. it would be really awesome it was available on the iphone. hope to see an update soon!
12-06-2012, 05:31 PM
#9
sounds great

Great work so far keep it up, would be more than happy to purchase app/donate to project.

Anywhere we can check for updates on the project ?
12-06-2012, 05:38 PM
#10
Joined: Dec 2011
Location: Paranor
Posts: 649
I really wish I could do that without JB