Gamecube to USB adapter - V3

The latest version of our GC controller to USB adapter.

  •  Black Edition
  •  Black Edition
  •  Violet Edition
  •  Violet Edition
  •  Adapter manager/updater
  •  Supports the Gamecube keyboard


Gamecube controllers are excellent controllers, very appropriate for many PC games, not to mention emulators! With this adapter, it's possible to use a Gamecube controller on a PC equipped with an USB port.

advXarch This adapter is built using advXarch technology.

The adapter:
  • Gamecube controllers supported. (list)
  • Gamecube vibration supported.
  • 100% functional without installing special drivers. Easy to use. (Connects as an USB HID joystick with PID force feedback)
  • Updateable firmware.
  • Works under Linux, Mac OS X and Windows.
  • Some aspects of the adapter are configurable.
  • Has support for direct controller communication.
  • Each adapter has its own serial number.
  • Available in two colors (Black and Violet).[1]
  • USB cable included.

  • None! Uses standard drivers included with supported operating systems.

Management tool:
  • Easy to use user interface able to manage several adapters.
  • Adapter firmware version display and firmware update function.
  • Built-in vibration/rumble test.

Total Latency information: (more info)
  • Default setting: 6ms
  • Minimum setting: 3ms
[1]The actual color of the product may not (and probably will not) appear exactly as pictured and is not garanteed to match anything particular, including video game consoles.

Note: The style of the GC connector may vary between batches. See pictures for some examples.
This product is an implementation a open-source project.


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The restock estimate is June 2024

DescriptionGamecube controller to USB adapter (V3, Black Edition)
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DescriptionGamecube controller to USB adapter (V3, Violet Edition)
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We normally ship within 5 days (excluding week-ends and holidays) after payment.
Prices are in US dollars and are subject to change without notice.

Compatibility list

IMPORTANT: This is not a complete list. If something 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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Tested Controllers

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ModelTested bySupportedComments
Nintendo Gamecube Controller, Standard (DOL-003)raphnet.Yes
Nintendo Gamecube Controller, Super Smash Bros edition (DOL-003)raphnet.Yes
Nintendo Gamecube Controller, Japan import with extra long cableraphnet.Yes
Nintendo Wavebirdraphnet.Yes
ASCII Gamecube keyboard, Joystick part (ASC-1901PO)raphnet.Yes
ASCII Gamecube keyboard, Keyboard part (ASC-1901PO)raphnet.YesSince firmware 3.6.0
Intec Wirelss Gamecube Controllerraphnet.Yes
Mad Catz Microcon (item no. 5646)raphnet.Yes
Playstation to Gamecube adapterraphnet.Yes
Hori digital pad for GameCubeUserYes
Nyko PS2 to Gamecube adapterUserNo
Konami DDR Wii official dance padUserYes


Q: How do I get the a Gamecube keyboard to work?
A: You must enable keyboard mode using the adapter manager. For more information, please look here.

Q: Is there a difference in performance or features between this adapter and the N64/GC to USB combo?
A: There is no difference and they run exactly the same firmware, but with a different product ID and name.

Download(s) & Link(s)

Adapter management/update toolsView
How to test your USB adapters and controllersVisit page

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