How to connect two joysticks to a raspberry pi 3?

Hello, I'm building a Handheld raspberry pi console with  two micro joysticks ( https://www.adafruit.com/product/444 ).  I  was wondering if any one knew how to connect two analog joysticks to the pi? Thank You.

mderton (author) 12 days ago

I most likely will need to use a external controller for the buttons and joysticks (2 mini joysticks and 12 buttons.). I've been thinking about using the MCP3008 10 bit Analogue to Digital Converter. That should (hopefully) be enough for the joysticks without using too many GPIO pins.

mderton (author) 12 days ago

I'm familiar with the pi's GPIO pins, I was just curious how people converted the joysticks analog output to a digital input for the Pi.

rickharris12 days ago