Big Ben Interactive in collaboration with the brand NACON have presented the new Daija Arcade Stick Officially licensed by Sony Interactive Entertainment Europe and compatible with PlayStation 4 and PlayStation 3.
A professional for a professional accessory
Along with this announcement, the NACON team is pleased to announce its collaboration in the design and promotion of this new accessory with Marie-Laure “Kayane” Norindrthe professional gamer, TV presenter and specialist in eSports.
Working closely with NACON in the development of the Daija Arcade Stick, Kayane shared her professional experience with fighting games so the NACON teams could deliver an arcade stick that far outclasses the competition.
This is how Yannick Allaert, Director of Development at NACON, has spoken about it and this new accessory:
Kayane is a brilliant player who has managed to establish herself in the esports scene while winning the hearts of the public. Her experience in fighting games, her versatility and human qualities have made this collaboration extremely beneficial.
Following the success of the Revolution Pro Controllers, the arrival of the Daija Arcade Stick, in our range of officially licensed PS4 accessories, is a new challenge for NACON, and Kayane’s contributions throughout its design will allow us once again delight the players.
A stick at the height of eSports
Completely optimized to meet the specific needs of the eSports sectorthe design and features of the Daija are an innovative blend of comfort and precision ideal for all of today’s fighting titles.
For the joystick and action buttons, NACON selected the manufacturer SANWA, acclaimed for its quality and the ease with which its components can be customized. The Daija also has a LED indicating player positionsimilar to NACON controllers for PS4, as well as a headphone jack for greater immersion and the best communication in the online game.
All PlayStation 4 navigation buttons are integrated on the control panel, including the touch panel. It also has buttons to select the platform (PS4 or PS3) and the joystick configuration (left/right stick or directional pad).
Are included two joystick formats (balltop and battop)two decorative designs for the upper part and a screwdriver so that players can easily customize their stick.
The Daija Arcade Stick will be available in the fall of this year.
- Professional components from the renowned manufacturer SANWA.
- Large gaming surface: the control area is on the right side for easy access and leave the gaming area with only the action buttons.
- 3.5mm headphone jack.
- Textured wrist rests.
- Customizable top: two designs and screwdriver included.
- Padded base with rubber coating for greater stability during the game.
- Top controls:
- Stick: 2 interchangeable heads (balltop or battop)
- Top row: Square / Triangle / R1 / L1
- Bottom row: X / Circle / R2 / L2
- Player status LED indicator
- Right Side Controls:
- SHARE (SELECT) / OPTION (START) / R3 / L3 / PS Button
- Stick Mode Select Button (Left/Right Sticks or D-Pad)
- Touchpad (only in PS4 mode)
- Platform Select Button (PS4 / PS3 / PC X-Input)
- Locking buttons for the top cover.
- Internal compartment: access to the removable switches, storage space for the screwdriver and the second head of the stick.
- USB cable (3m) with storage compartment on the back of the arcade stick.
- Weight: 2.7kg approx.
- Dimensions: 380 x 260 x 121mm.