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I just bought AC2, and being preoccupied with it's DRM I got blindsided by the oldest trick in the book: Mouse Acceleration. I just can't fathom how devs can be so terminally stupid. AC1 didn't even have it... what a monumental regression!

Well, as Bioshock could tell you, forced mouse acceleration means immediate uninstall and VIP membership to my personal gaming hall of shame.

Googling seems to suggest that the acceleration is indeed undefeatable. I just thought I'd triple check here - there's no fix, right? I'm already running the MarkC fix.

And also, if you guys could just confirm for me that all the other sequels have forced mouse acceleration too, I'll scratch them off my 'to buy' list. Thanks.

EDIT: Apologies for the misspelling of acceleration.whistle.gif
Edited by Oubadah - 5/18/13 at 12:29am
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have you checked the Assassin.ini file?
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have you checked the Assassin.ini file?

Certainly.
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that's a real bummer. so it uses it's own acceleration? i assume you have acceleration turned off in windows. i would post a polite request on the developers forum. if enough people respond supporting you, there's a chance they would add support for it.
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that's a real bummer. so it uses it's own acceleration? i assume you have acceleration turned off in windows. i would post a polite request on the developers forum. if enough people respond supporting you, there's a chance they would add support for it.

It's a bit late for that now I think. smile.gif There have been countless requests - polite and otherwise - made all over their forums, and yet the game still has acceleration in 2013.

I was thinking more along the lines of a recent third party mod or something that might have slipped under my radar.

I guess I'll just have to give up. I must say, the game is no marvel to behold - the draw distances are atrocious and I honestly think the shadows are even worse than the first Assassin's Creed (if that's possible). Also, the animus elements are more intrusive and the combat is 'softer', but I already knew that from playing the console version. So I'm not really that disappointed.
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