Performance Designed Products Archive

  • Gear Review: Pixel Pals USB Adapter

    So you’ve amassed a collection of Pixel Pals and proceeded to blow through a bunch of AAA batteries to light the little guys up. I’m right there with you–I recently bought a 16-pack of rechargeable AAAs for the sole purpose of keeping Pixel Pals aglow. […]

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  • Gear Review: SNES Classic Edition Collectors Carrying Case

    So you were fortunate enough to score an elusive SNES Classic Edition console at launch, eh? How about a deluxe case to go with it? PDP’s got just the thing with a collector’s edition storage and carrying case, which hits the market today starting at […]

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  • Gear Review: PDP Media Remote for PlayStation 4

    PDP’s new PlayStation 4 Media Remote is an alternative to, not a replacement for, the company’s previously released Universal Media Remote. The operative word differentiating the two being universal, because whereas the last model was built as an all-in-one solution for controlling an entire center […]

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  • Sneak Peek at the Next Pixel Pals: The Joker and Harley Quinn!

    PDP is taking its Pixel Pals lineup beyond gaming to icons of the DC Universe, and I’ve got an early sneak peek at the next two characters. From Batman’s rogues gallery come none other than The Joker and Harley Quinn. I don’t have any spare […]

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  • Collectible Review: Pixel Pals

    Pixel Pals are the coolest collectible figure line to come along since the advent of Funko’s Pop! vinyl toys about seven years ago. Created by Performance Designed Products (PDP), Pixel Pals are small figures depicting iconic video game heroes as 8-bit pixel art mosaics. They’re […]

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  • Gear Review: PDP Titanfall 2 PC / Xbox One Controller

    Disclosure: Product sample provided to for review consideration by PDP. Third-party console accessories tend to be inconsistent in quality, especially when it comes to controllers. They’re often cheaper than the official controllers you get straight from Microsoft or Nintendo or Sony, which means they […]

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  • Accessory Review: Afterglow Prismatic Xbox One Controller

    You’ve heard the expression style over substance before. Well for PDP’s Afterglow Prismatic Xbox One controller the saying goes more like style and substance, which is not something that can be said for a lot of third-party gaming peripherals. The style part is totally front […]

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  • Cars 2 Nintendo 3DS (and DS) Accessories for the Kiddie Boppers

    Cars 2 Nintendo 3DS (and DS) Accessories for the Kiddie Boppers

    Earlier today, I told you about CM4’s Catalyst Slim Cover for Nintendo 3DS. It’s a case aimed at adults and responsible handheld caretakers who want basic device protections in a stylish and sophisticated package. But what about the kids? Don’t worry, Disney and Performance Designed […]

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  • ‘Finish Him’ with a PDP Mortal Kombat Fight Stick

    ‘Finish Him’ with a PDP Mortal Kombat Fight Stick

    [nggallery id=1629] Performance Designed Products, in collaboration with NetherRealm Studios and Warner Bros., will be releasing an official arcade Fight Stick controller for the latest attempt at a Mortal Kombat reboot, shipping on April 19th for PS3 and Xbox 360. These are the joystick specifics: […]

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  • PDP Becomes Exclusive Manufacturer of Officially Licensed Kinect Accessories

    PDP Becomes Exclusive Manufacturer of Officially Licensed Kinect Accessories

    Video game accessory manufacturer Performance Designed Products (PDP) has teamed up with Microsoft to be the exclusive developer of officially licensed accessories for Xbox 360 Kinect. “At PDP we are proud to offer the best quality peripherals and gaming accessories and we’re excited to bring […]

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