QUOTE(Pulsemasta @ Jan 13 2010, 04:57 AM)
can't you buy a arcade controller for PS3? I thought they released one with SF?
Yes there is a Street Fighter 4 Arcade Stick for the PS3.Choices for PS3 arcade controllers are
This is from searching the internet in 5 minuets, most I found on Play-Asia
Street Fighter IV Arcade Fight Stick (Madcatz)
HORI Real Arcade (Hori)
Blazblue Fighting Stick (Hori)
Universal Fighting Stick (Mayflash)
Saulabi 4K Arcade Stick (Saulabi)
The King of Fighters XII 3in1 USB Pro Stick (Joytron )
Neo Geo Stick 2 (USB/ PS3) (Exar)
XCM Arcade Stick(S) (XCM)
X-Arcade Arcade (X-Arcade several models available)
"Build your own"What I think
I honestly think what you choose depends on your budget and how reliable you want your controller to be.
The Hori arcade controllers are not bad if you do not mind later on replacing the joystick and buttons. Both Hori controllers are compatible with Japanese Arcade controller parts.
I would not trust Mayflash, most of what they make are very terrible gaming accessories and adapters.
Also I do not trust XCM for anything except for maybe replacement plastic housing for game consoles.
(XCM's aftermarket cooling fans for the 360 would increase your chances of a RROD, but this is a PS3 board LOL)
I built my own arcade controller, cost me a total of $75, and that includes all the parts, glue, electric tape and some of the tools. To be fair, I may as well post pictures of it so I would not look like I am all talk and no action. Maybe if I took the time I could so a write up for it.
My Custom Arcade controller with PS2 to PS3 USB adapter
Open case pic of my controller. FYI, that white stuff is hot glue.