Could this fix the Nintendo Switch's most controversial problem?

Nintendo Switch Nitro Deck
(Image credit: CRKD)

The Nintendo Switch is one of our favourite consoles, but it does have its foibles. The most controversial of these is the Joy-Cons' notorious stick drift, which can cause them to detect non-existent inputs, leading to frustrating mistakes in play. 

The makers of third-party controllers have been trying to solve the problem in their offerings, and one is now claiming to have achieved it. That's the bold claim CRKD is making for its Nitro Deck, a new handheld deck for Nintendo Switch (see our pick of the best Nintendo Switch accessories for more options).

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Joseph Foley

Joe is a regular freelance journalist and editor at Creative Bloq. He writes news, features and buying guides and keeps track of the best equipment for creatives, from monitors to accessories and office supplies. A veteran news writer and photographer, he now works as a project manager at the London and Buenos Aires-based design, production and branding agency Hermana Creatives, where he manages a team of designers, photographers and video editors who specialise in producing visual content and collaterals for the hospitality sector. He also dances Argentine tango.