Ring Fit Controller Modded to Work With Overwatch

There will always be a portion of the modding community which prefers to ask the question as to whether something can be done rather than should be done. In fact, the vast majority of them in my experience. Following a video posted by Twitter user “@SuperLouis_64“, however, if you were ever curious as to whether you could play Overwatch using your Nintendo Ring Fit controller… Well, now you have the answer and, with a few limitations, it’s surprisingly yes!

Overwatch Played on a Ring Fit Controller?!

Now, as you might expect, the Nintendo Ring Fit controller has primarily been designed for use as a fitness tool for the very specific ‘game’ it’s bundled in with. However, through a little modification, it can be used surprisingly well as a controller to play Overwatch.

While there are clearly always going to be some limitations, such as walking backwards being difficult and strafing being impossible, as you can see below, it still works surprisingly well to move around, shoot, and even activate your characters abilities. If anything, the only major limitation seems to be your fitness as playing Overwatch with this clearly knackers you out pretty quickly!

What Do We Think?

It’s wild, wacky, and almost completely impractical. So in other words it’s pretty much everything we’ve come to both expect and love from this portion of the modding community. – If you do, therefore, want to see what this guy comes up with next, you can check out his official Twitter channel via the link here!

What do you think? – Let us know in the comments!

Mike Sanders

Disqus Comments Loading...

Recent Posts

Nvidia Release Performance Hotfix For Windows 11 2022 Update Bug!

Last week, Microsoft began the official roll-out of its Windows 11 2022 update. Representing the…

9 hours ago

ASUS Launch AMD X670E/X670 ROG Crosshair & ROG Strix Motherboards

Gamers everywhere trust AMD Ryzen CPUs for their Battlestations. Packed to the brim with cores,…

9 hours ago

Roccat Launch Vulcan II Max Keyboard & Syn Max Air Wireless 3D Audio Headset

PC gamers looking to max out their setup with maximum performance and impressive RGB lighting…

9 hours ago

MSI Officially Launch its AMD X670-Series Chipset Motherboards

MSI announced the launch of their brand new Socket AM5 motherboards which include MEG X670E…

9 hours ago

EKWB Confirms Imminent Release of Quantum Vector² FE RTX 4090 Water Block

After the launch of water blocks for the 40 Series NVIDIA GeForce RTX graphics cards,…

9 hours ago

TerraMaster Launch its New F2-223 & F4-223 NAS

TerraMaster has announced the launch of the 2-bay F2-223 NAS and 4-bay F4-223 NAS with…

9 hours ago