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Sony is going down the toilet.
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post #32 of 156
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I think they had something going for it

They did, too bad no one liked the concept.
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post #33 of 156
Backwards compatibility then please Sony.
I don't want to play games on an electronic etch-a-sketch thank you very much.
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post #34 of 156
I never cared much for that controller, even back in the PS days. I can't imagine using it for any type of FPS, but I think using a touchscreen device is the wrong direction. I like the 360 controller a lot, but I have the annoying vibration disabled. Bad for FPS games anyway.
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The DS3 is fantastic. Obviously it's all personal preference, but I think it is the most natural feeling one of the bunch.
The 360 controller always makes my hands sweaty for some reason.

I honestly don't think that Sony will replace the Dualshock design unless it has something truly ground breaking.
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post #36 of 156
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Every time you get shot... ZAP!

Teach you to be a pro in no time.

Every time you swear into your mic... the game turns off. Now that's something I would like to see.
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Why fix something if it's not broken? Keep the Dualshock Sony and you'll be fine.

If everyone went by that saying, there would be no innovation though.
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Why fix something if it's not broken? Keep the Dualshock Sony and you'll be fine.

Yea, because I love playing sensitive touch games with a controller with as much delicacy as an elephant in a china store.
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Originally Posted by Artikbot View Post

About time. I hated the Dualshock ever since it was launched. Using it on my PSX was a pain in the ass, and the major reason why I never bought the PS2 or the PS3.

This. If the playstation series had a decently sensitivy controller for first person perspective games, I might have continued to purchase the systems after PSX.
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post #39 of 156
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If everyone went by that saying, there would be no innovation though.

Sure but sometimes it's replacing a wheel with a Reuleaux triangle.
 
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post #40 of 156
I can see this becoming a Sixxaxis thing. And then they eventualy bring out a DualShock 3. If they want to have any luck with backwards compatibility they need to keep the controller fairly simular, otherwise they'll have a very fractured controller market (I'm looking at you Nintendo).
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