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Wednesday, July 18, 2001
 
MWNY: MacAlly iShock II Released
6:34 PM | Patrick Leyden | Comment on this story

Peripheral maker MacAlly has begun shipping their iShock II Force Feedback
USB
game controller. The device is fully programmable, featuring
InputSprocket support in addition to a customizable control panel. The
iShock II has two analog thumbsticks, an 8-way joypad and a total of 13 action buttons.


The controller ships with demos of five games that natively support the
Force Feedback API developed by MacAlly for the Mac. The demos incldue
Ambrosia Software's titles Apeiron and Ferazel's Wand, Z Sculpt's Retro and Meteor
Storm as well as VortexNG from Feline Entertainment. MacAlly also indicated
that two unspecified Force Feedback-savvy games will be released soon.


Inside Mac Games has received an iShock II, so expect a review in the coming
weeks. For now, check out our iShock II sneak peek.

Preview: MacAlly iShock II


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