Ok, so I have two related questions.
1) Now that I have my new A8-5600K HTPC set up, I'd like to use it to play some games on my TV with the fiance. She's new to gaming and said she likes racing games. I saw on TR that Dirt Showdown
has a splitscreen mode on the PC. Are there any other games (racing or otherwise) that people know have split screen modes? I guess I'm looking for recommendations since I'm not made of money.
2) I was thinking that it would be cheapest to go down to the local used game store and pick up a couple Xbox 360 controllers to use. I've done some reading and it seems simple, except for the fact that they mention needing some kind of wireless adapter to pick up the signal? I thought they were just bluetooth which my mobo has.
. Do I need this adapter, and if so, which one should I get? If I do split screen, do I need two adapters?
Main: i5-3570K, ASRock Z77 Pro4-M, MSI RX480 8G, 500GB Crucial BX100, 2 TB Samsung EcoGreen F4, 16GB 1600MHz G.Skill @1.25V, EVGA 550-G2, Silverstone PS07B
HTPC: A8-5600K, MSI FM2-A75IA-E53, 4TB Seagate SSHD, 8GB 1866MHz G.Skill, Crosley D-25 Case Mod