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Hi there.

I was looking at getting the Playstation Move for my Mum for Christmas as she loves the Wii and I recently bought a PS3 for the living room.

I'm aware that I can buy a starter pack but that doesn't include the "navigation controller". Is this similar to the nunchuck controller on the Wii or something different? I wanted to get 2 move controllers so would I have to get 2 navigation controllers for full functionality on all games?

Any extra info is always apperciated.

Thanks.
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You got it. The navigation controller is like the Wii's nunchuck controller. Not all Move games require the navigation controller, except for a few like Resident Evil 5.
 
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Hi there.

I was looking at getting the Playstation Move for my Mum for Christmas as she loves the Wii and I recently bought a PS3 for the living room.

I'm aware that I can buy a starter pack but that doesn't include the "navigation controller". Is this similar to the nunchuck controller on the Wii or something different? I wanted to get 2 move controllers so would I have to get 2 navigation controllers for full functionality on all games?

Any extra info is always apperciated.

Thanks.
I'd honestly holdoff on buying a nav controller. There's no incentive to buying it now and I'm sure you'll see better deals after the Holidays. I bought 2 Move controllers and 2 nav controllers when they first came out and I've yet to play any games that use the nav controllers. If you end up grabbing a game that uses them, buy them then and they'll probably be cheaper. I don't see the incentive towards buying it now. I do, however, highly recommend 2 motion controllers.
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I'd honestly holdoff on buying a nav controller. There's no incentive to buying it now and I'm sure you'll see better deals after the Holidays. I bought 2 Move controllers and 2 nav controllers when they first came out and I've yet to play any games that use the nav controllers. If you end up grabbing a game that uses them, buy them then and they'll probably be cheaper. I don't see the incentive towards buying it now. I do, however, highly recommend 2 motion controllers.
I was going to buy this as a bit of a family present and want 2 people to be able to play at the same time. am I gonig to need 4 move's for this?
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I was going to buy this as a bit of a family present and want 2 people to be able to play at the same time. am I gonig to need 4 move's for this?
Having 4 Move controllers wouldn't be a waste if you foresee 4 people playing frisbee golf or bowling, for example. It'd be nice not to have to pass around a controller, but it's definitely not a big deal. I haven't played any multiplayer games yet that require 2 per person, but they could be out there. Having 2 is great because there are some that use 2 for a single player, but I haven't seen any 2 player games requiring 4 yet. I'd say holdoff on the extra controllers and wait until you need them. 2 Motion controllers would be a great starting kit.
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Cheers bud. you've been a great help!
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Cheers bud. you've been a great help!
No problem, it's what we do here Seriously though, scroll down the page to the bottom of my "Move it or Lose it" page and take a look at my PS3 recharger. I can't tell you how nice it is to be able to charge the controllers without having to use a USB port and have to keep the PS3 on. Take a look! Also, if you have a large tv, you'll want to tv mount clip and also buy a USB extension cord. Here's a few pics of mine with the blue and black grips as well as the charger...
http://www.overclock.net/playstation...ve-lose-2.html
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I bought the navi controller and honestly, I don`t ever use it, it's quite useless to be honest.
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