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So, today I got my Nostromo in the mail ~ Snagged Newegg's last one.

I must admit -- This device has changed the way I game.

I changed the vast majority of the stock keys -- so this is my own flavor of insanity -- I also still use the keypad to move but, damn.

I have smaller hands (medium-small) so, using the Dpad isn't happening in the traditional sense.

Over-all, I'm recommending this to any of you that seriously enjoy this game, or even Rift.

Get a Naga too while you're at it -- Seamless integration.

My TWO complains are 1) it rocks, so I'm going to solve that later with some tape and 2) I wish it was mechanical.

Hot damn.
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many said that there is lag in PvP and in Ilum. Not once have I had in those areas.
Only lag I ever had was in Taris, which there was an issue with that map.
It's specifically when there's a good amount of people in a battle around each other.

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So, today I got my Nostromo in the mail ~ Snagged Newegg's last one.
I must admit -- This device has changed the way I game.
I changed the vast majority of the stock keys -- so this is my own flavor of insanity -- I also still use the keypad to move but, damn.
I have smaller hands (medium-small) so, using the Dpad isn't happening in the traditional sense.
Over-all, I'm recommending this to any of you that seriously enjoy this game, or even Rift.
Get a Naga too while you're at it -- Seamless integration.
My TWO complains are 1) it rocks, so I'm going to solve that later with some tape and 2) I wish it was mechanical.
Hot damn.

My only complaint is I wish it was Mechanical. But Nostromo and Naga epic have me able to hit any key or ability I need.
I understand you can have all your stuff bound to your keyboard, but I have all of mine bound and READY no need to hit shift, ctrl, or alt. I'm ready to go.

Nostromo, Naga epic, and Blackwidow Ultimate = best gaming setup
(my gaming setup)
Trust me its nasty.
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got my arsenal merc geared with 128+ and man, the damage is pretty sick.

I was pretty much resigned to the fact that equally geared snipers would always outdamage us, but i am finding that is not the case in raids. My buddy is a sniper with better gear and i will out-threat him before his 3rd rotation... once i'm ahead, i stay ahead unless i rotate in chaff flares.

people knock the tracer missile spam but honestly it turns into unload spam once you have that 2piece bonus... the 4piece makes it to where i dont wait for 5stacks to fire rail shot, i use it everytime its off CD now cuz its too cheap not to.
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My only complaint is I wish it was Mechanical. But Nostromo and Naga epic have me able to hit any key or ability I need.
I understand you can have all your stuff bound to your keyboard, but I have all of mine bound and READY no need to hit shift, ctrl, or alt. I'm ready to go.
Nostromo, Naga epic, and Blackwidow Ultimate = best gaming setup
(my gaming setup)
Trust me its nasty.

I have an Ultimate + 2 as backups in my closet biggrin.gif ~ Gotta be prepared.

Also have a spare Naga in case the Epic loses battery life biggrin.gif

I'm ready for the gaming apocalypse if it happens tomorrow.
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Originally Posted by Masked View Post

So, today I got my Nostromo in the mail ~ Snagged Newegg's last one.
I must admit -- This device has changed the way I game.
I changed the vast majority of the stock keys -- so this is my own flavor of insanity -- I also still use the keypad to move but, damn.
I have smaller hands (medium-small) so, using the Dpad isn't happening in the traditional sense.
Over-all, I'm recommending this to any of you that seriously enjoy this game, or even Rift.
Get a Naga too while you're at it -- Seamless integration.
My TWO complains are 1) it rocks, so I'm going to solve that later with some tape and 2) I wish it was mechanical.
Hot damn.

I love my nostromo, but it took me about a week to get used to using the thumbstick. tongue.gif

I recently got my SWTOR naga from amazon, and I love it. I replaced my RAT7 with the (wired) naga and I used it as a temporary solution so I could get used to it as well before I got my SWTOR naga. But I must say, its amazing. They need to make differnt color'd logos for sith and repub, not just 1 for each. I would buy them in a heartbeat. xD

EDIT: I also havent had an issue with it rocking, more with it moving on my desk, I stuck a small mouse pad underneath it and it has been fine since.
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New patch breaking Illum (Kills not counting) and the terrible bright cd slider is quite annoying. Really a bit over done. If it was toned down a notch I think it'll be golden.
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The CD slider is a bit bright, but its also A LOT better than the last iteration. Now I can actually tell what's ready to use and what's not.

As to the Ilum thing... I simply grabbed boxes today, as there were no republics around to kill.
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i have never had problems figuring out what i could use, on my toolbar, and what i couldnt. Hmm..

Part of that may have to do with the fact that i rarely even look at the bar, since i know my keymaps by heart...

are you talking about the thing where sometimes and ability would have a line through it like it was in mid CD, but you could still use it? I see that on my rapid shots all the time.
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As to the Ilum thing... I simply grabbed boxes today, as there were no republics around to kill.

This sums up Ilum on my server for the past two weeks and I'm on the Repub side. Every now and then you get a 2v2 or 3v3, but the losing side leaves the planet instead of trying again.
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