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Originally Posted by Bobotheklown View Post

I'm sorry but a console version will NOT support 1500 people in WvWvW like the pc version will. thumb.gif

Why not?

The only way i can see a console edition causing issues is if they focus more on the bugs and content of the console version instead of the PC version...which I think will likely be the case if there are more console players than PC.

This also likely means a GUI that will be made to be used with a controller...something that I've sort of gotten used to, but that doesn't mean I like it.
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I hope they don't downgrade the PC version.
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Why not?
The only way i can see a console edition causing issues is if they focus more on the bugs and content of the console version instead of the PC version...which I think will likely be the case if there are more console players than PC.
This also likely means a GUI that will be made to be used with a controller...something that I've sort of gotten used to, but that doesn't mean I like it.


Considering it's very unlikely it will go on Xbox 360 they won't need to cater to a control pad as PS3 supports keyboard and mouse (not saying they won't be it wouldn't be a neccessity i they want to keep it more in line with the PC version, unless they plan control pad support for the PC version).

 

It also seems like Guild Wars has alot less skill management than other MMO's so even with a control pad it won't be that hard. Damn, if I can play Guild Wars and The Old Republic with a control pad I think Guild Wars 2 will be a walk in the park.

 

Was a fair bit of rumour about this before but I didn't think it would actually happen. This is a good thing in my opinion. They'll make more money out of it which means more shiny things for the community.

 

 


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post #14 of 23
As long as they dont sacrifice the pc version, then its a good thing lets alot of people enjoy it.
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post #15 of 23
Hoping for individual client from console!!! Then the company can be more profitable and maintain the PC market!! WIN WIN
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Mixed. If anything gets sacrificed on PC, gonna be pissed.
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Probably be best if there's a console only world. That way all the players on it are equal, and the PC gamers don't have to get mad at slow gamepad users messing up their events and wot.
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ok. crysis 2 v2.0

 

this is starting to get ridiculous.

    
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If the PC version suffers because of this they are going to get huge backlash
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If they make it a stupid console port I won't buy it. Another TERRIBLE thing about this is the immature 13 year old console players that like to scream into their mics in their high pitch voices when they get pwnd. One of the things I love about PC gaming is the small amounts of these types of players.
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