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I play this cod-like game where aiming down is the only way to achieve accuracy beyond a meter or two. I used to be very good, but then something happened and when I aim at a player at a close distance, I cannot see him as the weapon's iron sights sort of block half of his body.

This is probably all just in my head, but I can no longer shoot people accurately because of this. While we are at it, I'd like to also mention that sometimes it's hard for me to notice players due to their colors. This also wasn't the case, now happens frequently.
And when low on health, and the screen starts to flash and the colors are black and white, and I am fighting a player at close-range where he is at melee distance, my eyes start to just focus on the middle of the screen and it's like they freeze at that location as I know I am going to die even if I struggle.

I may post other things that didn't happen before later in the thread.
Edited by farmdve - 11/30/12 at 9:58am
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post #2 of 31
Sounds like you're playing a cool game. How many guesses do we get per post?
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What's your question?
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I seek advice, that is all. Advice on how to rid myself of this problem.
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post #5 of 31
by not playing that game and play a new one?
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I've tried playing other multiplayer games like Tribes Ascend and Planetside 2, but they were not my type.
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post #7 of 31
what game are you playing so I can see if I am having your problem as well?
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I'ts Crysis 2, OK? I don't think it mattered. I have a bunch of gameplay videos on youtube. My channel is the same name as here,
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Originally Posted by farmdve View Post

I'ts Crysis 2, OK? I don't think it mattered.

I hear ya man. When I used to play COD there were some guns I absolutely insisted on having a red dot on them because the iron sights just got in the way. I've lately been playing a lot of CS:GO in which case this isn't an issue because there are no iron sights.

Honestly though I don't know what to tell you. Maybe you've just found it to be irritating and you just can't look past it now. I'd try a different game or even genre for a while.
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then play CS:S, CS:GO, Battlefield 3, Team Fortress 2, Modern Warfare 3, Black Ops 2, ARMA2, etc.? i mean if you dont like the current mechanics of a game you are playing now then keep trying games until you find one you like....i still do not see the issue, honestly. headscratch.gif
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