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Assassins Creed games as BRILLIANT with the KB and Mouse...why would you use a controller with that?
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Originally Posted by Raven Dizzle View Post
Assassins Creed games as BRILLIANT with the KB and Mouse...why would you use a controller with that?
Because it's better with a 360 controller. I despise playing RPG/Action games with a kb/mouse.
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post #23 of 29
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Originally Posted by Raven Dizzle View Post
Assassins Creed games as BRILLIANT with the KB and Mouse...why would you use a controller with that?
It's not all about what control method is technically better.
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Super Meatboy. I can't believe someone wrote L4D. That is a mouse and keyboard game if ever there was one.

Basically, unless you are a noob who doesn't know how to properly use keyboard and mouse, controllers are only for platform games and 3rd person action titles.

There is a learning curve for keyboard and mouse btw. Its funny, I had a console gamer come into my store and I was showing him a gaming rig I'd built, he could barely control his character in Crysis. He looked just like I feel with a controller in a FPS.
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Super Meatboy. I can't believe someone wrote L4D. That is a mouse and keyboard game if ever there was one.

Basically, unless you are a noob who doesn't know how to properly use keyboard and mouse, controllers are only for platform games and 3rd person action titles.

There is a learning curve for keyboard and mouse btw. Its funny, I had a console gamer come into my store and I was showing him a gaming rig I'd built, he could barely control his character in Crysis. He looked just like I feel with a controller in a FPS.
Was wondering when the keyboard and mouse elitists would start wandering into the thread and insult people.

Seriously if you don't like using it, that's cool, but don't insult people just because they choose to use something different to what you do. You know the best thing about a PC? It isn't the controller, the graphics, or even the HD sound. It's being able to build it around your own preferences.

So if someone wants to build their PC to be an upgraded Xbox 360, let them. It's not hurting you in the slightest.

And here I was thinking the PC gaming crowd was more mature than the console crowd. /sarcasm

/rant
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Batman Arckham Assylm, Street Fighter 4
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Assasin's Creed or any other 3rd person action game will work just fine with a keyboard and mouse, but the trouble comes with the location of keys for different things. Sometimes the layout of buttons on the controller is better then the location of the keys on the keyboard. Hitting the "X" button on the xbox 360 controller is much easier then trying to pick out the "I" key or somethign on the keyboard.

Also, with a Xbox 360 controller, you get analog control on the movement. You can just move the stick a little bit and walk slowly, or move it a lot and run. With a keyboard, you are either pressing the key or not. Which means for movement, your always moving full speed, or not moving at all.

For racing games, analog control of the gas, break, and stearing is absolutely critical. Especially as games become more sim like and less arcade.

In my opinion, first person shooters will always be better with mouse and keyboard but 3rd person games really benefit from a controller.
    
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Look forward to 'Take on Helicopters'.
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post #29 of 29
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This is what I prefer also.



It plays better with a controller in my opinion.
Hmm.. second play through might be with the 360 controller then..
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