Gamecube to USB adapter - V3

The latest version of our GC controller to USB adapter.

$29.89 CAD
(approx. $22.42 USD )

Product Description:
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

Picture Gallery:
Black Edition
Black Edition
Violet Edition
Violet Edition
Adapter manager/updater
Supports the Gamecube keyboard

Ships within 5 business days unless noted otherwise (out of stock, pre-order, etc). (*)
Item # ADAP-GC-USB_V3 In stock
Description Gamecube controller to USB adapter (V3, Black Edition)
Price $29.89
Item # ADAP-GC-USB-V_V3 In stock
Description Gamecube controller to USB adapter (V3, Violet Edition)
Price $29.89
Note: Prices are in canadian dollars (CAD) and may change without prior notice. If necessary, currency conversion will be done automatically by PayPal.

  • Orders are normally prepared and shipped within 5 business days. unless otherwise noted.
  • The transit time varies according to the country of destination, but between 4 and 10 20 business days are typical (currenty slower due to effects of COVID-19).
  • Business days are Monday to Friday, with the exception of holidays (Canadian or in the destination country).
  • We ship from Canada.
  • Orders shipped outside Canada may, depending on the destination country, incur additional import duties, taxes and charges. Those are not included and are the buyer's responsibility. Be aware that for some countries, the additional fees can be very significant (eg: Over half the product price). It is your responsability to research prior to placing an order.

Download(s) & Link(s):
Adapter management/update toolsView

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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Supported controllers
ModelTested bySupportedComments
Nintendo Gamecube Controller, Standard (DOL-003)raphnet tech.Yes
Nintendo Gamecube Controller, Super Smash Bros edition (DOL-003)raphnet tech.Yes
Nintendo Gamecube Controller, Japan import with extra long cableraphnet tech.Yes
Nintendo Wavebirdraphnet tech.Yes
ASCII Gamecube keyboard, Joystick part (ASC-1901PO)raphnet tech.Yes
ASCII Gamecube keyboard, Keyboard part (ASC-1901PO)raphnet tech.YesSince firmware 3.6.0
Intec Wirelss Gamecube Controllerraphnet tech.Yes
Mad Catz Microcon (item no. 5646)raphnet tech.Yes
Playstation to Gamecube adapterraphnet tech.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.

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[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.

This product is an implementation a open-source project.