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Cheetah Tortoise controller

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What the funk is this?
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Is it a mouse? How does it operate?

It seems one is available on eBay atm, but not much description about how it is handled there.

Extracted from this ST Format (issue 38) ad : http://www.atarimania.com/mags/hi_res/a ... 038_76.jpg

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Re: Cheetah Tortoise controller

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It's a joy"stick".

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It is a sandwich maker, although it is also used to store opium.
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Re: Cheetah Tortoise controller

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Ah thanks for the video review DoG.
More a joke toy than a desirable controller i see.

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Re: Cheetah Tortoise controller

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Retro Man Cave reviewed this on Youtube recently. It looks really bad. I recommend that channel though - he does some quality retro content.

Lol I didnt realise DoG linked the review first.
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I agree, RetromanCave is good but LGR and 8BitGuy are even better.
I personally also watch the Nostalgia Nerd from time to time...
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Re: Cheetah Tortoise controller

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Looks similar to that quickshot 'thing' that appears to be a trackball but is just a fat round joystick.

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