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I bought crysis for my son and was wondering if there is a controller that can be used for this game and if so what one do you recommend?
Also his system is an Amd phenom II 965 with a radeon 4890 graphics card, is this suffocient to play this game?
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post #2 of 20
I think a 360 controller will work, although nothing beats a Keyboard and mouse.
As far as specs are concerned you're golden.
Edited by Larky_the_mauler - 1/7/11 at 8:28pm
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Thanks, he seems to be getting the hang of it and he's only been playing about 20 minutes or so lol. He'll be fine just thought a controller would be easier for driving the vehicles.
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I think a 360 controller will work, although nothing beats a Keyboard and mouse.
As far as specs are concerned you're golden.
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Well I'm sure he'll have fun it's an awesome game. biggrin.gif
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post #5 of 20
well kid now a days learn so fast plus he will learn how to type which is always good
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post #6 of 20
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He's pretty good at keyboarding and from what I can see he's progressing quickly at the game so I guess theres no need for a controller after all:D
kids nowadays, I wish I could pick it up that fast lol
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well kid now a days learn so fast plus he will learn how to type which is always good
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post #7 of 20
Screw controllers. Mouse + keyboard all day, baby!

Get him Crysis Wars as well, the community needs more players.
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Quote:
Originally Posted by cuad;11932998 
Screw controllers. Mouse + keyboard all day, baby!

Get him Crysis Wars as well, the community needs more players.

or crysis maximum edition, with crysis,warhead,and wars all in 1 box redface.gif
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post #9 of 20
Agreed, Mouse + KB will beat a controller hands down, every time --except at fighting games like Street fighter.

That and driving games. I so much prefer a controller than a KB to drive (except in real life) tongue.gif
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post #10 of 20
1. It is an FPS. It is meant to be played with a mouse.

2. My rig ran it. My rig is several magnitudes slower than his. He'll be fine.
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