Gamecube controller to USB adapter with vibration support

Gamecube controller to USB adapter.

Product Description:
Nintendo Gamecube controllers are excellent controllers which are quite appropriate for many PC games. With this adapter, it's possible to use a Gamecube controller on a PC equipped with an USB port. For multiplayer games, many adapters can be used simultaneously.

Discontinued product. Replaced by an improved version: Gamecube to USB adapter - V3
Supported controllers:
  • Standard Gamecube controllers (Official and 3rd party)
  • Wireless Gamecube controllers (Known to work with Nintendo's Wavebird and an Intec controller)
  • Gamecube Dance mats (Opposite directions supported)
  • Should support all accessories which act as a GC controller. (eg: DK Bongos)
  • Vibration function supported! Tested with project64 and dolphin.
  • Compatible with American, European and Japanese controllers.
  • Supports the Gamecube keyboard. Tested with ASCII ASC-1901P0 (Since firmware version 2.9)
System requirements:
Any machine supporting USB HID joysticks. Works fine on Linux, MacOS X and Windows (2K/XP/Win7/Win8 32 or 64 bit). Vibration only tested on Windows with project64 and dolphin. Both parts of the gamecube keyboard are supported, but only one at a time. Two adapters are needed to use the joystick and keyboard simultaneously.

Picture Gallery:
The adapter
Gamecube connector
Example supported controller

Download(s) & Link(s):
Manual (Work in progress)
Gamecube L/R sliders calibration fixer.
Calibrate normally, then run this tool.

IMPORTANT: This is not a complete list. If your controller or game does not appear here, it simply means that we did not get the chance (or the idea) to test it, or that no one let us know that it works.

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Gamecube or N64 Controller to USB adapter circuit
A small circuit which makes it possible to use a Gamecube or Nintendo 64 controller on a PC's USB port.


Built using our own Gamecube/N64 Controller to USB adapter circuit. Adapter color and cable length are subject to change.