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Arma II.

I couldn't even start the bootcamp because the mouse input was so bad. If I moved my mouse slow my aim would get super fast, and when I moved faster my aim would slow down so much I would not even turn.

Turn on raw input
post #1042 of 1298
I'm probably the master of this thing here.
- Assassins Creed II: Brotherhood. Got about 1/3 through the game when it just got far too repetitive for me to continue.
- A Link to the Past. Only played this for 2-3 hours, but I never got "into the gameworld" as I was thrown off by horrible controls all the time.
- Ni no Kuni. Though insanely awesome visuals, I could not get past the insane amount if grinding needed to continue. Every. Damn. Time. You. Needed. To. Proceed.
- GTA IV. Did several missions, they got bigger, game got equally more boring. Switched to playing only for hacks, even more boring.
- Persona 4. Grinding, never got into gameplay, though I'm not quite sure why.
- Red Dead Redemption. Far too vague on what and where the game expects me to be. It would not allow me to roam freely, but would not tell me where to go. I got tired of this.

Just a few examples, though I feel I managed to contribute to the thread a bit
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Turn on raw input
How am I suppose to do that? According to every site related to Arma II that I've been to, this setting does not exist, nor is there a mod for it.
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Assassins Creed 1 & 2 (only ones I have) I just got bored of the repetitiveness after a couple of hours.
I tried to keep playing longer as I was trying to find what ever it is people find so appealing about the AC series, but, I either couldn't find it, or I found it without realising it and it just didn't appeal to me.
Edited by VindalooJim - 11/21/13 at 7:52am
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As to the Hitman discussion the other day...

I'm not much of a Conan fan, but this is definitely the best review of the game, ever.
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How am I suppose to do that? According to every site related to Arma II that I've been to, this setting does not exist, nor is there a mod for it.


Boom

http://forums.steampowered.com/forums/showthread.php?t=1366499

This has the file name and other settings needed to be changed, this is what I meant when I said raw input. tongue.gif
post #1047 of 1298
deus ex HR and dishonored. After playing tomb raider and far cry 3, the both felt too "gamey". Felt that they didn't full explore the possiblities the games had or didnt feel natural like the other two I mentioned. Then again I will say tomb raider was better then bioshock infinite and far cry 3.
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Gears of War 2 was a game for me. I was so excited to play it so i took it over to a friends house. His sister was having a party so he came in drunk while i was in the kitchen getting food and apparently kicked my external CD drive and the drive scratched and was unplayable.

I never bothered to buy the game again and finish it.

It was a sad day.
post #1049 of 1298
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deus ex HR and dishonored. After playing tomb raider and far cry 3, the both felt too "gamey". Felt that they didn't full explore the possiblities the games had or didnt feel natural like the other two I mentioned.

Wow, quite the opposite for me. Tomb Raider and FC3 feel very limited, gamey, and run-of-the-mill; despite FC3's openness there isn't much to do. Dishonored and Deus Ex: HR provide insanely detailed worlds that make them feel more real and immersive, opposed to gamey.

I can see people finding skill trees to be gamey, but due to the abilities they unlock in those games they just make them much better and much less repetitive. What possibilities do you think those games didn't fully explore?
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Wow, quite the opposite for me. Tomb Raider and FC3 feel very limited, gamey, and run-of-the-mill; despite FC3's openness there isn't much to do. Dishonored and Deus Ex: HR provide insanely detailed worlds that make them feel more real and immersive, opposed to gamey.
My exact thoughts too, haha. I did not like Tomb Raider all that much. HR is up there in my top favorite games. The world like you said was just so immersive. I can't wait to play it again on a 1440p monitor. tongue.gif
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