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I'm interested in buying a gamepad for my PC and was wondering what you guys would recommend. It's mainly for RPGs and other games that just don't feel right when using a controller. I'm think of the Microsoft Xbox 360 Controller for Windows but I wanted to see what else it out there before I make the purchase. So, what do you use and what's your recommendation?
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Definitely the Xbox 360 controller (wired). Supported by loads of games and good build quality.
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I use the G13 from Logitech thumb.gif
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Quote:

I see what you did there.

Going to throw this thread off topic for a moment and simply say; what retard would buy THAT?!
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a old 360 controller is what I use...
Native support in windows (no need to download drivers yourself) thumb.gif
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hmmm for pc games i mostly use the belkin n52te.... i think now under the razer name, but for me i find it more confortable then a keyboard , or i go with the xbox 360 controller for a few games since it works pretty well overall tongue.gif
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Originally Posted by Nicnivian View Post

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I see what you did there.

Going to throw this thread off topic for a moment and simply say; what retard would buy THAT?!

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post #9 of 9
I love my WingMan Cordless Rumblepad.

Although it is quite old now and there's some games that won't support it (AHEM Shift, AHEM Shift 2).

But the X360 controller doesn't even come close in terms of stick accuracy. Oh, and it has no acceleration. It is direct input. Although you can enable it.
   
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