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While it is true that it's harder to be a one man army in BC2 than COD, I'd actually recommend the opposite. Not to boost KDR ('cause it won't), but to not be a camper. Pushing for territory is vital in BC2 and a lot of people don't do it (see the sniper team song for more info on this), so be a man, go offensive. Of course that's easy for me to say, I'm an experienced FPS player by now and have a significantly better chance of surviving while doing that, but still...
While it is true that it's possible to be offensive and not suck at BC2, this is a newbie to the FPS scene we're helping here. Him rushing out into the open will lead nowhere. He needs to practice his basic skills first. I meant that he shouldn't be very offensive. Stay back a bit and relax. When you see an opportunity to advance, take it but remain careful. Blindly rushing forward is never a good idea.
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post #72 of 135
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It couldn't have been the aim assist consoles have.
You would find it harder using controllers on a PC than on a console for this exact reason. It's pretty amazing how much difference this makes.

With either though you will eventually get used to it and find a way to adapt. Just keep practicing until it becomes more natural to you.
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Decent headphones help.
    
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Oh yeah, definitely. They have to be stereo or better of course.
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A sweet surround system playing as loud as possible helps.
Fixed!

Of course headphoines are a great option too.
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While it is true that it's possible to be offensive and not suck at BC2, this is a newbie to the FPS scene we're helping here. Him rushing out into the open will lead nowhere. He needs to practice his basic skills first. I meant that he shouldn't be very offensive. Stay back a bit and relax. When you see an opportunity to advance, take it but remain careful. Blindly rushing forward is never a good idea.
Actually blindly rushing forward is a good idea. You learn where you can and cannot get shot from. You learn which part of the map is the best approach, you learn enemy positions the fastest that way. Sitting back like a duck isn't going to help the team if you're attacking on Rush. The best way to do this is to find someone who is a really good player on your team and join his squad and watch what he does and where he goes. You will learn much faster that way.
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Actually blindly rushing forward is a good idea. You learn where you can and cannot get shot from. You learn which part of the map is the best approach, you learn enemy positions that fastest that way. Sitting back like a duck isn't going to help the team if you're attacking on Rush. The best way to do this is to find someone who is a really good player on your team and join his squad and watch what he does and where he goes. You will learn much faster that way.
BLINDLY rushing forward is a bad idea

Carefully advancing forward and following teammates is a good idea.


Agree?
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BLINDLY rushing forward is a bad idea

Carefully advancing forward and following teammates is a good idea.


Agree?
Agreed, but I still blind rush though because someone has to run in and get a good look. Sometimes a man has to gamble to win and many times you may end up dead and lose or be your team's saving grace with 1 ticket left. But most noobies won't gamble though because they're too afraid it'll hurt their K/D. You can win the battle but lose the war. I'd rather lose the battle and win the war.
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First of all. I am very very sorry for posting this. But I need some very very quick answers.

If I download (doesn't have to be a particular file) a file that has a virus/malware in it. Would I get affected right after the download or after I open/run it?

again, sorry for trolling. I just really don't wanna create another thread over a lame question >.<

To OP: All need you is practice. With constant gameplay, you'll be fully tweaked for mouse aiming

xD. And buy a great mouse pad
    
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It sounds like you're just not used to the controls yet. I remember feeling that way when I first made my transition to PC games. I still have yet to master really great aiming with a controller, though I do good enough to get by on 'Hard' in most of the single-player games.

My one suggestion to you would be to try a couple more FPS's. CS:S for me at first made me rage harder than any other game, but once I got down a decent aim, playing other FPS's was a lot easier.
 
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