10 Best PS4 Controller Skins You Can Buy (2017)

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Written By Larious

Larious is the Executive Editor of LowkeyTech. He is a tech enthusiast and a content writer. 





Last Updated on March 29, 2021 by Larious

The Playstation 4 is an awesome gaming console, capable of handling high performance AAA titles with ease, and allowing for hours of non-stop gaming fun. While there is no denying that the Sony design language with the Playstation 4 has been on point, and the stealthy black look really suits the console, gamers may want to customise their PS4 controllers to make them look unique, and cool. So, if you’re looking for DualShock 4 skins for your PS4 controllers, here are the 10 best PS4 controller skins you can buy:

1. DecalGirl Tetrads PS4 Controller Skin

What could be better than making your PS4 controller look cool with a nod to one of the classic games from “back in the day”? This skin from DecalGirl is designed to make it look like a game of Tetris is being played on your DualShock 4 controller. The skin uses a high quality adhesive for easy, bubble-free application, and no-residue removal if you need to remove it. DecalGirl skins are made in the USA, and are backed by their no hassle free replacement guarantee. If you like old classic games, this PS4 controller skin is definitely the one to go with.

Buy on DecalGirl: ($9.99)

2. The Joker PS4 Controller Skin

Let’s be completely honest, we all love The Joker, and what better way to show off your love for the iconic villain than by putting a Joker skin on your PS4 controller? The skin is made by Skinit, and is officially licensed by DC Comics. Skinit prints their skins with the highest quality control standards, which ensures that the skin is a perfect fit for your controller, and doesn’t leave any residue upon removal.

Buy from Skinit: ($14.99)

3. NHL LA Kings DualShock 4 Skin

For hockey lovers who support the LA Kings, this skin from Skinit is a great option to consider. The skin is made from premium high quality materials so it looks and feels good on the controller. Also, the precisely manufactured skin ensures that it’s a perfect fit for your PS4 controller. This LA Kings skin is officially licensed from the NHL, and will definitely show your love for the team you support. The NHL LA Kings skin is also scratch-resistant, and can protect your controller from minor scuffs and scrapes.

Buy from Amazon: ($14.99)

4. NFL Distressed Skin

If you’re the kind of person that likes to show off their love for American football, you should definitely check out this NFL skin from Skinit. The skin is available for a lot of NFL teams, so you’ll most probably find one for your team as well. As with every other Skinit skin, it’s made from high quality materials, and is a perfect fit on the PS4 controller. Plus, if you want to remove it later on, you can do so without worrying about any residue being left on the controller.

Buy from Amazon: ($14.99)

5. The Avengers Captain America PS4 Controller Skin

Marvel fans, this one is a definite must buy for you. This DualShock 4 skin features the shield of Captain America right on the controller’s touchpad, with “The Avengers” logo on the right grip handle. The skin is officially licensed by Marvel, and is made from the highest quality materials to ensure a comfortable feel, with durability. Plus, you can remove the skin anytime you want, without worrying about leaving any residue on the controller.

Buy from Skinit: ($14.99)

6. Spiderman Skin for PS4 Controller

Another skin for Marvel fans everywhere, this skin has the Spiderman look all over it. Designed and manufactured by GameXcel, the skin is made from high quality materials, and is crafted using advanced techniques so it fits perfectly on the PS4 Dualshock 4 controller. The skin is scratch resistant, and UV resistant, so it’ll protect your controller from everyday wear and tear, and will not fade over time, unlike a lot of other skins. Plus, if you want to change the skin, you can just peel it off, and it won’t leave any residue.

Buy from Amazon: ($5.96)

7. Retro Horizontal PS4 Controller Skin

Most of us have been playing video games since when we had cartridges that said 99-in-1, and actually had only 10-12 games in them… If you miss those days of 8-bit games like Mario, Bomberman and the rest, this retro horizontal skin will surely get you nostalgic. The skin is made by DecalGirl, and is manufactured from high quality materials, with 3M backed adhesive to ensure that there is no residue left if you decide on peeling the skin off.

Buy from DecalGirl: ($9.99)

8. Batman Logo Skin for DualShock 4 Controller

If you’re a fan of Batman (who isn’t?), you might want to take a look at this Batman logo PS4 controller skin. The skin is made from high quality materials for a soft feel, and a good finish. Plus, it uses adhesive that does not leave any residue upon removal, so you can freely remove the skin if you get bored of it. Not that anyone would ever get bored of Batman.

Buy from Skinit: ($14.99)

9. Black Reaper PS4 Controller Skin

For fans of dark themes, and darker skins, the black reaper skin from 247Skins is probably a good one to check out. The skin features an overall dark theme, with a reaper holding a scythe right where the touchpad on the PS4 controller is. The skin is made out of high quality anti-slip vinyl, so you can play games without having the controller slip out of your hands. Plus, the adhesive in the skin does not leave any residue on removal. The skin is also UV resistant, so it won’t fade, so you can be sure that the skin will last quite long.

Buy from Amazon: ($6.14)

10. Spring Breeze Skin for PS4

If you’re looking for something far more elegant, artistic, and as far away from comic books, and reapers as is possible, this spring breeze skin is definitely the one you should go for. The skin follows a pink theme, and looks very nice. It is made out of high quality materials, and uses a 3M backed adhesive which does not leave any residue upon removal.

Buy from DecalGirl: ($9.99)

SEE ALSO: 12 Best PS4 Apps You Should Install On Your Console

Get The Best PS4 Controller Skins

While there is no denying that the PS4 controllers really look quite nice as they come, there’s nothing to say that you can’t make them look even meaner if you want, and these skins will definitely help you do that. There are a lot of different skins covered in this list, and I’ve tried to include a variety of skins so no matter what kind of skin you’re looking for, you’ll probably one you like. As always, I’d like to know your thoughts on the idea of putting skins on your PS4 controllers, and if you know of any other great DualShock 4 skins, do let me know about them in the comments section below.


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