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Random Babbling Post #110

Discussion in 'Whatnots' started by Taluntain, Nov 21, 2009.

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  1. Cap'n CJ

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    My fingers have slipped off the triggers once or twice on GTA, but overall it's not so bad. It's probably helped by the fact that i've been playing the PS2 while the 360 has been bricked, so i've gotten used to it again.
     
  2. Saber

    Saber A revolution without dancing is not worth having! Veteran

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    Haha I feel the exact opposite - Xbox controllers are too large and clunky. I guess it's because I started on the PS2 and never really played Xbox ever.
     
  3. Caradhras

    Caradhras I may be bad... but I feel gooood! Veteran

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    The same here, I use a 360 controller for my PC and it's perfect for my big hands.
     
  4. 8people

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    [​IMG] My hands are tiny :o I even struggle with PS controllers :(
     
  5. Triactus

    Triactus United we stand, divided we fall Veteran

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    Bah, nothing will ever beat a mouse and keyboard!! There is no better way to play first person shooters! My brother invited me over to play Gears of wars 2 on his X-box... I think my character looked like he was having an epileptic fit. I think the two enemies I killed were by accident... :(
     
  6. Caradhras

    Caradhras I may be bad... but I feel gooood! Veteran

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    No argument there, but I'm not an FPS player and to me playing The Witcher, Dragon Age or Fallout 3 with keyboard and mouse is a pain when I can just plug my gamepad and relax without being hunched over my keyboard pressing W to move forward.
     
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    I'd like to destroy something beautiful right now...
     
  8. Caradhras

    Caradhras I may be bad... but I feel gooood! Veteran

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    Where'd you go, psycho boy?

    I love this movie. ;)
     
  9. Silvery

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    I have a really awful itchy/painful feeling in my gum
     
  10. Triactus

    Triactus United we stand, divided we fall Veteran

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    Damn you beat me to it Cara... :)
     
  11. T2Bruno

    T2Bruno The only source of knowledge is experience Distinguished Member ★ SPS Account Holder Adored Veteran New Server Contributor [2012] (for helping Sorcerer's Place lease a new, more powerful server!) Torment: Tides of Numenera SP Immortalizer (for helping immortalize Sorcerer's Place in the game!)

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    I was going to say something Silvery until I saw "in my gum." No clue on that.
     
  12. Ragusa

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    I'm a PC gamer to the bone, and I still don't feel comfortable with the controllers, even though I play consoles here and then and then again with friends. I play with keyboard and this trackball, and I greatly prefer that over a mouse. I'm using a trackball for about a decade now, and I don't want to go back to mice. I use a mouse at work and I don't particularly like it. And controllers, gah, as Triactus says, far too imprecise for FPS and anything the like. The only advantage, and I give them that, is that they allow to play while hanging out on the couch.

    For one I feel trackballs are more precise, and second, with a trackball the arm lies in a relaxed position on the table without any cable dragging (or the hassle that wireless mice can be). For me that really makes a difference on long gaming sessions.
     
  13. Morgoth

    Morgoth La lune ne garde aucune rancune Veteran

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    Ooooh I saw a shooting star this morning. Was about to leave for the final exams of the current period, so I wished I would pass. :D
     
  14. Silvery

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    Oooh, good luck Morgoth!
     
  15. Dave the Magic Turtle Gems: 16/31
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    A bit late on that brief console discussion, but I prefer the way an xbox controller sits in my hand, but I really like the soft, smooth movement of the PS3 analogue sticks. Xbox one kind of jerk about a bit.

    All hand ins have been met, I have successfully finished the first term! :D
     
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    Saber A revolution without dancing is not worth having! Veteran

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    Lucky basterd. Still have two exams and a research paper to do.
     
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    Snow everywhere! :D

    Not the best day to wear sneakers to school, though...
     
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    Well, DA just took a few hours extracting files necessary for installation, and then blithely announced that "Installation Failed, fool! Bow to the whims of your demonic computer overlord!". A totally true story with only a measure of exaggeration.

    ION: I really want the Sam and Max soundtrack bundle. Too bad I don't have an income, or a credit card.
     
  19. Silvery

    Silvery I won't pretend to be your friend coz I'm just not ★ SPS Account Holder Adored Veteran

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    What are sneakers?
     
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