Just because you aren’t playing as a Prince, doesn’t mean you can’t equip yourself with kingly gaming gear to enjoy Prince of Persia: The Lost Crown. The series rethink is packed with precise platforming and challenging bosses looking to test just how keen your edge is. There’s no need to be nervous though, as the best gaming gear for Prince of Persia: The Lost Crown will help sharpen up your blade and footwork, while also letting you immerse yourself in exploration.
The best gear for Prince of Persia: The Lost Crown
HyperX Cloud III gaming headset
Slicing through foes, leaping through the environment, and enjoying a tense cutscene – every aspect of a game like Prince of Persia: The Lost Crown is enhanced when you give your audio a boost.
The HyperX Cloud III is the gold standard for gaming headsets. Its angled 53mm drivers deliver sound tailored for gaming, emphasizing each clash of blades and helping you pick out those telltale audio cues during boss battles. It’s also compatible with PC, PS5, Xbox Series X/S, and Nintendo Switch, so you’re covered no matter the platform your prince needs rescuing on.
Cloud Earbuds II (Switch)
Prefer to enjoy your metroidvanias on the move? Nintendo Switch owners may want to opt for the Cloud Earbuds II instead. These compact and affordable earbuds still pack a punch in the audio department, making them ideal for mobile gaming as well as enjoying music or a podcast.
You won’t need time-rewinding powers to avoid an accident with them, either. The low-profile 90° plug reduces the chance of cable snags or damage, and the four included ear tips will ensure you find the right fit for those unique holes in your head. No one wants an earbud falling free in the middle of a duel with demonic beast, after all.
ChargePlay Duo or Quad
The last thing you need when guiding Prince of Persia: The Lost Crown’s hero Sargon through a a maze of deadly traps is low battery causing an uncontrolled tumble down to a pointy end. Ensure that never happens with the ChargePlay Duo for PS5/Xbox or ChargePlay Quad for Nintendo Switch.
The ChargePlay Duo is a compact docking station that will keep two DualSense or Xbox controllers secure and topped up. Even if your primary pad runs low, you can quickly swap it out for your second with the dock at hand. For Nintendo Switch owners, the ChargePlay Quad 2 will power up four Joy-Cons at once, with LED indicators to let you know when they’re ready for action. Both stations come with weighted bases, so knocks and bumps won’t send your gamepads soaring across the living room.
HyperX Clutch Gladiate
We can’t grant you any magical powers, but if you’re planning to enjoy Prince of Persia: The Lost Crown on PC or Xbox then you can give your hands some extra help with the HyperX Clutch Gladiate. This officially licensed Xbox controller features remappable rear buttons. That means you can more easily access the abilities you need in a far less fiddly manner.
On top that, the controller also features dual trigger locks. Use the shorter position for faster pulls each time you want to parry, or leave them long for actions that require for fine tuning. And as you dodge and duck between blades, arrows, and rending claws, the pad’s textured grips will ensure it stays firmly in your palms, no matter how sweaty they get.
Once you’re done rescuing royalty with help from the best gear for Prince of Persia: The Lost Crown in your pocket, head to the HyperX store to see what other upgrades your game space could gain.