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Looking to invest and buy a good Mechanical Keyboard for MMOs. I mainly play FFXI and will be playing the upcoming TERA. Also play BF3 once in a while. Any suggestions? Price isn't an issue. Thanks!
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post #2 of 7
I've never personally used one, but I imagine a keyboard like the Razer Blackwidow (or the Ultimate if you want backlighting) would fit the bill. The Blackwidow has macro keys that might be helpful for MMOs (I don't play MMOs, so I don't know if you really need them). If you have macro keys on your mouse, then it's not really necessary to have them on your keyboard. If you don't need the keys, then I would suggest a Leopold tenkeyless. I think browns might be the best for a mix of gaming and typing, but I've yet to try to clears, which people seem to love as well.

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another vote for the blackwidow ultimate. i love this thing. thumb.gif
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post #4 of 7
The only one that would seem to fit is the Corsair K90.
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another vote for the blackwidow ultimate. i love this thing. thumb.gif

Love my black widow ultimate.
 
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post #6 of 7
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another vote for the blackwidow ultimate. i love this thing. thumb.gif
same

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post #7 of 7
Tera isn't super macro intensive like WoW where you need a million keybinds. I personally just use a Ducky mech keyboard and it works fine for me when I was playing the Tera CBT. I think then NKey rollover is more important than anything else if you play an MMO because of hitting so many keybinds so quickly all the time.
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