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Gladiator NXT EVO ‘Space Combat Edition’ - Right Hand

Gladiator NXT EVO ‘Space Combat Edition’ - Right Hand

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Gladiator NXT EVO ‘Space Combat Edition’ - Right Hand

The VKB Gladiator NXT EVO ‘Space Combat Edition’ is an ideal entry-level joystick for space or flight simulation pilots. It features a comfortable ergonomic grip suited for long gaming sessions and a compact design with an intuitive button layout for easy control. This joystick is reliable and straightforward, making it a great choice for both beginners and experienced gamers alike.


  • 1 SCG GNX 'Space Combat' Grip - Right
  • 1 GNX EVO Base


Optionally Available

OTA Adapter:

Considering an upgrade from the straight grip adapter to an Omni Throttle grip adapter in the future? Don't forget to include one of our OTA Adapters with your Gladiator purchase. 

Desk Mounts:

Looking for desk mounts for your Gladiator? Check our UCM Cadet Combo Set, or our Gladiator Stand-Alone UCM Mount.


SCG Standard Grip Features

Dual Action Trigger: Provides enhanced control for firing and additional actions.

Hat Switches: Three 4-way hat switches with center push functionality for versatile command inputs.

Buttons: Four programmable buttons for custom setups.

Twist Capability: Features a lockable twist (Z-axis) with a contactless MaRS sensor for precise rudder control.

LED Customization: Includes a programmable red color LED and a programmable RGB LED for visual customization.

Comfort Adjustments: Comes with two interchangeable palm rests, offering three different palm-size adjustments for ergonomic comfort.

SCG Premium Grip Features

Includes all SCG Standard features, plus:

Rapid Fire Trigger: Adds a rapid fire option for quick action sequences.

Analog Mini Stick: An 8-way analog mini stick with center push, enhancing control for nuanced in-game movements.

Additional Controls: Includes an extra button module for the C1 position and an extra hat switch module for the A1 position, expanding input options for complex game setups.

General SCG Grip Specifications

Our SCG Joystick Grip series offers advanced functionality and ergonomic comfort for flight and space simulation enthusiasts:

Versatile Design: Specifically crafted for both flight and space simulations, ensuring a user-friendly control experience.

Construction Quality: Made from durable industrial-grade ABS, designed to withstand intense gaming sessions.

Ergonomic Build: Features a compact and low-profile design, optimized for comfortable use with desktop joysticks.

Precision Control: Equipped with a 32-bit ARM controller for precise and fast data processing, enhancing response times and accuracy.

High-Quality Components: Includes long-lasting ALPS buttons and VKB’s proprietary self-centering twist mechanism for reliable operation.

Customization: Offers customizable lighting options with LEDs available in red and RGB, allowing for personalization and visual feedback.

Twist Adapter: Features a built-in, lockable twist adapter for additional rotational control.

Securing Mechanism: Includes a hex key and screw to secure the twist adapter in place.


Gladiator NXT EVO Base

The Gladiator NXT EVO Base is designed for precision and versatility:

Precision Control: Equipped with 2 contactless MaRS sensors for accurate X and Y axes movement.

Functionality: Includes an auto-centering 3-position switch, a throttle wheel, and a rotary encoder.

Customization: Features 3 programmable buttons and 2 programmable single-color LEDs for visual feedback.

Durability and Comfort: Smooth gimbal with ball bearings and an adjustable dry clutch to fine-tune the resistance.

Stability: Comes with a tabletop steel baseplate with non-slip rubber pads.

Flexibility: Includes soft (#10), medium (#20), and strong (#30) springs, a spring extractor tool for easy changes, and a complete set of screws and a screwdriver.

Connectivity: Includes a 180 cm (6') USB cable and a cable holder tool for UCM Desk Mount compatibility.


General Gladiator NXT EVO Joystick Specifications

Each Gladiator NXT EVO joystick boasts a durable industrial-grade ABS base and grip with a gimbal made from strong glass-fiber-reinforced PA material, ensuring robust performance. It features a stable steel baseplate with non-slip rubber pads for firm placement. Equipped with high-quality ALPS buttons (Japan OEM) and precise, contactless MaRS sensors, the joystick offers lasting performance and accurate control. Dual 32-bit ARM controllers in both the base and grip enable efficient operation, while firmware updates and profile preferences are easily managed via USB, thanks to its onboard memory.


Video Guides


  • 2 Years



    For video guides and tutorials to get started with our products, check our official VKB YouTube Channel.

    For controller setup, configuration or firmware support, be sure to visit our official Discord Channel. This also provides the quickest turnaround times for answers and solutions. 

    For hardware warranty support, order cancellations or returns, please open a Support Ticket. Please note that your VKB North America Order # is required to open a ticket.





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