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i'm guess most people will recommend the wingman or something close but i really couldn't tell you...
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I don't see why you guys need a joystick. It just gets in the way of playing when you jump out of the aircraft and want to immediately shoot at people while in your in the air...throwing grenades and shooting a rocket launcher.



I PLAY ON THE EDGE
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Originally Posted by iEATu View Post
I don't see why you guys need a joystick. It just gets in the way of playing when you jump out of the aircraft and want to immediately shoot at people while in your in the air...throwing grenades and shooting a rocket launcher.



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NO! joystick users play on the edge, we take that extra risk that comes when we're switching from joystick to kb+m while under fire thats living it on the edge..
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^that. also i have my joystick on my lap. so my kb/m is just a few inches away. i'll just instantly switch to them when i parachute out >
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^that. also i have my joystick on my lap. so my kb/m is just a few inches away. i'll just instantly switch to them when i parachute out >
That will piss me off after the second try. Joystick is a no no for me because of what the other guy said up there.. switching all the time is massive fail and k/b mouse can be mastered on the same level
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That will piss me off after the second try. Joystick is a no no for me because of what the other guy said up there.. switching all the time is massive fail and k/b mouse can be mastered on the same level
kb+m will take alot longer to master though, i'd rather go into BF3 and look as though i've been flying for years using the joystick, than to look like a "hey where do i put my keys" guy using a kb+m
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^that. also i have my joystick on my lap. so my kb/m is just a few inches away. i'll just instantly switch to them when i parachute out >
That's a little to hardcore for me. Multiple controls for one game. Wow.
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i would prefer if i could just use the keyboard and mouse but i just don't have enough skill or patience to learn how to for that matter..
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Way more FUN to fly with a joystick. It's not that hard to move your keyboard out of the way a few inches for joystick and back when your done. Lazy asses

Seriously though, KB + M = feels un-natural, Joystick is more fun, and isn't that why we play video games in the first place?
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So seeing as you have WASD and the arrow keys, how does all that transfer over to a joystick?

I mean you have "only" have one.

E.G WASD to (de)accelerate/turn and the arrow keys to pitch/yaw. How would you accelerate and pitch?
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