Microsoft To Release Shiny New Xbox 360 Controllers

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Microsoft will release two special Xbox 360 wireless controllers this March, Xbox Live’s Major Nelson has announced. The “Special Edition Chrome Series” controllers will come in black and purple, and will retail for $54.99 each.

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Both colours will be available worldwide, but in the U.S., they’ll only be available exclusively through certain retail chains. The black controller will exclusive to Walmart and the Microsoft Store, while the purple controller will be exclusive to Best Buy and the Microsoft Store.

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Ishaan specializes in game design/sales analysis. He's the former managing editor of Siliconera and wrote the book "The Legend of Zelda - A Complete Development History". He also used to moonlight as a professional manga editor. These days, his day job has nothing to do with games, but the two inform each other nonetheless.