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Do you think I should switch to use my left hand ? I've been gaming with my right for 11 years but I'm naturally left handed.
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You should be concerned about how your right hand will manage with the new task. I'm expecting your left hand to do fine.
Give it a shot biggrin.gif . Play UT3 or any other fast paced game
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Originally Posted by kenpachiroks View Post

You should be concerned about how your right hand will manage with the new task. I'm expecting your left hand to do fine.
Give it a shot biggrin.gif . Play UT3 or any other fast paced game

Well... I tried it at CSGO, I suck so bad lol.
post #4 of 30
I'm left handed too, but I naturally take my right hand for everything that needs force (throwing a ball, punching, hitting a ball in volleyball, etc.) and using the mouse with the right hand always felt right to me.
So I guess you should use the hand that feels good to you.
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Switching would the the worst idea ever.
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well im left handed and I use my right I tired using my left for about 3 days but then switched back because I wasnt use to my keyboard lay out
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Should you switch? I'd say, no.

I mean, if you feel you should start using your left hand, go ahead thumb.gif
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play a competitive twitch shooter....i dare you

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post #9 of 30
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Switching would the the worst idea ever.

It wasn't for me.
post #10 of 30
@OP

It is rough for a while. I'm naturally left handed myself, and still use a right handed setup at work. It's doable though. The question is do you have the time and the desire to swap?

When I started playing drums years ago, I started playing left-handed until my instructor made me switch. I can now play well in either fashion, but still default to a right handed style. Same with PC usage. I've got a ripper XL at home and still keep my mouse on the right for my wife and only witch if I'm planning on gaming for several hours.
    
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