Bad Ass Manager
To set up, configure and manage your Bad Ass Controller, install our Bad Ass Manager software on your desktop or laptop computer. Select your operating system to download:
Latest Version: 1.8.4
Tip: If you open BAM on Windows and all you see is a command prompt window, this is a known issue with certain versions of the software. To access BAM, please follow the instructions in this article. We’ll be releasing a new version soon that fixes this issue – thanks for your patience!
To resolve problems, add new features or switch the type of game you are hosting, you may occasionally need to update the software that runs inside your controller (known as firmware). For detailed firmware update instructions, click here.
Before updating, please review our frequently asked questions about when an update is necessary. An update may not be necessary or advisable in some circumstances.
Bad Ass Controller (Version 1.9.4)
Select the firmware version that matches the game logic you want to use. Most controllers ship with “Standard” firmware by default.
USB Firmware Updater
This software, designed for Windows computers, is necessary to update the firmware without using a network connection.
If you need to downgrade to a previous version for troubleshooting, or if you’d like to see the list of changes that have been made, we maintain a full history of release notesfor our products.