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Originally Posted by GaarBear View Post
My favorite controller of all time is the original XBOX controller.. yes, the huge bulky one, lol. Everyone seemed to hate them with a passion, but I found them extremely comfortable.
LOL!! I too loved the original XBOX controller... weird... My favorite current controller would have to be the xbox 360 controller
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Originally Posted by [NuC] R4v3N View Post
Way to show your ignorance. Dont lump all of us into one category because these idiots talk about hand grenades and controllers, and too many buttons on a console controller. Remember that Phil Harrions is(just quit yesterday though) the European Exec...nice try

You may think you are sooo much better than *stupid* americans but you can have your 8 buttons, Ill take the 104 "button" keyboard.

Here is a tip, next time dont even talk...
Guys, it was a joke. Chill. Don't worry, I love America.
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Originally Posted by Dueling Banjo's View Post
we are the worlds laziest country, by far. i think the PS controllers are the best out there and always have been. the rest are too uncomfortable to hold
Actually the original xbox controller was horrible. But 360 controller imo is amazing. IT fits me and my entire family perfectly, very comfortable and slick. on other hand with my ps3, the conrtoller is same as original, small , annyoing, the position of the analogues beside each other lead to bad thumb strain over time (for me atleast), also the trigger ps3 buttons are so bad i wanna fire it at the wall. Wish i could use my old ps2 controllers on ps3, dont need sixaxis crap and trigger is a button which is good.
The 360 trigger is a trigger, going inwards, feel rite. PS3 trigger is outwards and fingr slips off it, need to press it really firmly in some games which is annoying

But N64 controller is by far my favourite, then 360, then wiimote, then ps2
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i'm speechless, people = fail.
This has been my exact thought since.....a long time. Sig'd.
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Umm... so learning eight buttons is too hard for people? Man, I guess Americans really *are* dumb.
At least we were smart enough to not be British over 200 years ago.
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"I saw this first hand a few weeks ago where a two year old was playing with an iPhone and he knows how to get the pictures up of mum and dad. The two year-old then intuitively thought that all electronic devices worked like that," said Harrison. "He's pressing the TV to change channels."

"He's right and the rest of us are wrong – that should be applied universally. Apple should be applauded for that innovation," he added.
Apple should be universally applauded for treating us like toddlers? I guess I must re-tink my entire position on life, as my first reaction was to take great offense at the assumption that I was of such a simple mind as that of a bed wetting brat.
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too many buttons on a controller? what? if anything there isnt enough..
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Apple should be universally applauded for treating us like toddlers? I guess I must re-tink my entire position on life, as my first reaction was to take great offense at the assumption that I was of such a simple mind as that of a bed wetting brat.
Listen to the iPhone commercial's song ( )
Sounds just like something you would let your toddler listen to. Sometimes it's good to know your superiority and just let everyone below you think so highly of themselves. (Keyboard elitism, anyone?)
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At least we were smart enough to not be British over 200 years ago.
Damn convicts, shut up and give us our language back!

Meh, keyboard and mice for me

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My favorite controller of all time is the original XBOX controller.. yes, the huge bulky one, lol. Everyone seemed to hate them with a passion, but I found them extremely comfortable.
lol, I liked it too but I think they took the comfort of that one and even maybe improved it a little on the 360 while managing to make it smaller, and improvements on the button layout, particularly the addition of the bumper triggers.
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