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I sit about 6 feet away from my 37" tv. I use a gamepad to play just about any game. I just finished Crysis with a 360 controller and it was very fun. Also play some NBA 2k11 which is hard with a keyboard. Remember just play however you want and with whatever you want. Fire up some old school games and have at it. I tell you Sonic CD runs better on my pc that on my Sega Genesis + CD + 32x.
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post #12 of 14
The ability to do this is entirely Dependent on your monitor size and eye sight.
I have a 20" Monitor and need glasses for anything over 4 feet away so I cant sit too far back. And even if I could I wouldnt because my monitor is so small.
If you sit back you will loose some of the finer details on the screen, but its entirely doable if its what you want to do.

You wont get lower fps or anything.
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I have bad vision, I cant see far away. But even when I was younger and had fantastic vision I would prefer to play close up. I would recommend playing close up on a smaller screen that further away on a bigger screen. But thats just me, maybe my years of being blind have messed with my brain. Just do whatever looks better to you and gives you better fps. Best of luck on your wondrous journey.
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post #14 of 14
You'll have problems with text and the like for a lot of game and you'll want a large screen, but you can move further back. Not as far as an HDTV and console, but for instance on my 30" LCD I can be 3-5' away, depending on the game.
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