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I'm glad there's an actual release date unlike GTA 5.

The urge to double dip and get the PS3 collector's is strong now though.
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I'd be perfectly fine even if it was absolutely horrible with KB/M. Would use a controller anyway.

However I hope that this time the game doesn't need modding in order to actually run at 1080p or higher
 
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Anyone having the mentality that mouse/KB is the only way to play games on PC is full of it.

I never said it was the only way, I just said it's the way I've always played. Now flight sims? I've got a HOTAS setup for that. Sports / Fighting games? That's what my consoles are for. But games like Assassins Creed, batman arkham, Dark Souls, etc. KB&M. Again, I've always played that way. I just find it easier, for me. That's all.


However, you can believe what you like, but I assure you, I'm not full of it.
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I'd be perfectly fine even if it was absolutely horrible with KB/M. Would use a controller anyway.

However I hope that this time the game doesn't need modding in order to actually run at 1080p or higher
I think I heard them saying it can run at 4x higher resolutions than the consoles. I'm guessing the consoles run at 720p or slightly below then upscaled, so it's possible it will support 1440p+ natively.
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I never said it was the only way, I just said it's the way I've always played. Now flight sims? I've got a HOTAS setup for that. Sports / Fighting games? That's what my consoles are for. But games like Assassins Creed, batman arkham, Dark Souls, etc. KB&M. Again, I've always played that way. I just find it easier, for me. That's all.


However, you can believe what you like, but I assure you, I'm not full of it.

Well that part wasn't really directly aimed at you. Just more of an general statement as in thees type of threads there is always KB4life type of people. People that just complain to no end because game X wasn't completely designed around MS/KB controls. Sure I be the first to complain when some dev fail to cater to Mouse users when clearly mouse controls would be superior like how Skyrims inventory sucks due to it being consolized.

But then you have games like Castlevania lords of shadow where even if the devs make an honest effort to provide good KB support is going to be clunky as hell due to how the game mechanics are set up. So in thous cases instead of complaining people should just get a damn controller. Its something most hardcore gamers should have sitting on the shelf anyway.
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Just ordered my copy from Walmart last night for the ps3. I hope that the game works well with a ps4 controller.
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Poop stains! Oh well, I hope its well worth the extra wait for the PC version of Dark Souls II. Currently doing a Let's Play for Dark Souls and I barely have time to play it with school and all (Barely opened the gates of Sen's Fortress and its been almost a month playing the game...). But this gives me more time to complete Dark Souls and more importantly, "concentrate" on school. rolleyes.gif

EDIT: On a side note, it now seems like PC pre-orders on Steam will give you some goodies! I don't remember seeing this before but that's awesome now! thumb.gif
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Never got around to playing DS1, mainly due to not having a gamepad, but wondering if i'll be 'missing anything' by starting out with DS2 end of this month. I'd love to get in on this and actually be challenged by a game again.
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Never got around to playing DS1, mainly due to not having a gamepad, but wondering if i'll be 'missing anything' by starting out with DS2 end of this month. I'd love to get in on this and actually be challenged by a game again.

 

The storylines are not directly related (IIRC), but I would still recommend playing through DS1 at least once.

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The storylines are not directly related (IIRC), but I would still recommend playing through DS1 at least once.

Why? Just so I can learn the hatred for life that everyone says it teaches you? I'm married with 3 kids man, I've been there lol

But seriously, I'll probably get it on the cheap and play through before getting DS2. I imagine DS1 will drop quick when 2 comes out. Well, I hope... I'm being cheap for a while.
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