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Its not personal preference, one is better than the other. Keyboard and mouse is better for most game types except fighting/platform and maybe one Im forgetting. Just because you are used to controllers doesnt mean they are better, if you practiced on kb/m you would do much better in a short period of time.

There is way more precision and inputs and control which means you can use your SKILL because skill is use of your abilities to win. Controller has a much much lower skill cap than a keyboard mouse. Its a fact. The best example I can think of is RTS since you have so much to do and need it done instantly there is no way a controller could accomplish it.

TLDR

Keyboard Mouse >>>> Console in most cases excluding fighting, possible equal on platforming. Using a controller over keyboard/mouse limits the application of skill.
Right so it's not down to personal preference ?


So your judgement is true for 100% of gamers across the world, they would all be better with a keyboard mouse ?


Thats a very ignorant approach casting your expierence/opinion as fact when really it is down to personal preference some people prefer PS3 pad's some prefer Xbox 360, some prefer keyboards.

There is no distinct tangible reason why either is better neither are measured via a common metric.

Each have their own strengths and weakness's.

Keyboards are rubbish for Fifa, sports games etc. Good for RTS and FPS.

Joypads (Dualshock etc) are good for racing due to their variable degree of steer with analogue sticks and sports games.
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Actually, I really don't mind playing fighting games on my mechanical keyboard. It feels closer to arcade buttons than a gamepad does.
I did play a lot of pc fighters in the 90s with a keyboard.some times 2 players shared one keyboard. No problems at all. Sf iv and blazblue were perfect with a modern keyboard

It is just that console gamers are too lazy to set the keyboard keys

Dual analog games require a dual analog joystick due to the fact that the port developers did not add mouse support
Edited by petran79 - 5/31/11 at 6:03am
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Subscription fee, goes through the windows live service (rather than XBL), and no cross-platform play. Why would anyone do this? Pay twice to play the same games that you can already play on the 360?
    
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pc gamers would just whip the tail off of console gamers. I think they ought to let us choose who to play with. Consoles should have 2 choices, console only or open game. Same goes for pc gamers who should have 2 choices PC only game or an open game.
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This is a bad idea and I hope everyone thinking about this realises that if they do this, it WILL destory PC gaming. Once they con you into paying a subscription for Windows Live Games that'll be it, they'll all join in and to play online for PC games you will need to subscribe.

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and for the record, I said the same thing about these VIP cards they put into games to con you into buying brand new. Once people accept it, no matter how disgusting a practice, they'll all join in and attempt to destroy preowned games.
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Not about half the console gamers I talk to, they somehow think since they can get a 100 k/d in any given console game they would perform equally well against pc players.

I would just like to prove them all. Probably won't happen for a long time though since Microsoft would probably lose money from less people wanting to play on xbox.
Just plug an Xbox 360 controller into a PC and verse him on that.
The whole KB+mouse vs a controller is pretty much Bull**** because you will always be better at the one you use most. A KB+mouse is the obvious choice for any FPS just because you are not limited to the speed at which your character can look around effectively and you can optimize your KB and mouse keys to work the best for you.
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Just plug an Xbox 360 controller into a PC and verse him on that.
The whole KB+mouse vs a controller is pretty much Bull**** because you will always be better at the one you use most. A KB+mouse is the obvious choice for any FPS just because you are not limited to the speed at which your character can look around effectively and you can optimize your KB and mouse keys to work the best for you.
http://www.eurogamer.net/articles/ms...-platform-play

Microsoft tried to do multiplatform. Result? The console gamers lost embarassingly much, because they used an inferior input device.
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http://www.eurogamer.net/articles/ms...-platform-play

Microsoft tried to do multiplatform. Result? The console gamers lost embarassingly much, because they used an inferior input device.
Well I just explained why. The KB+mouse is obviously the superior controller for FPS games for multiple reasons. I'm just saying its Bull**** to fight about whether console players could beat PC players because we all know who would win.
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This thread won't last long



Seriously though, I'd definitely pay for XBL just to thrash some of these stuck up chavvy a-holes with mickey mouse voices online who will call you a "fag" or a "hacker" just because they can't aim and you can.
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Microsoft is killing PC gaming with every step they make.
   
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