Whilst Nintendo may have opted for motion controls to promote extendable fighting game ARMS, there will actually be five different control schemes available from launch. These options will include everything from using a single Joy-Con on its side, to using the Switch in handheld mode, to using a Pro Controller. Then you will have the option of different grips to choose from, so most preferences should be covered. 

Handy infographics for the controls were released on the Japanese ARMS Twitter account, but our video man Alex has produced English versions for you. The five control schemes are laid out below:


How do you plan on playing ARMS? Are you fond of motion controls or are you more of a fan of the Pro Controller? Let us know in the comments.