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No advantages for a controller, especially when you consider how bad you are handicapping yourself. At least not when it comes to fps.
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Originally Posted by Chimeracaust View Post
No advantages for a controller, especially when you consider how bad you are handicapping yourself. At least not when it comes to fps.
Do they make mice that vibrate like the 360 controller so it alerts you that you've been shot? Or maybe they can make a keyboard that vibrates when you're shot.
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Do they make mice that vibrate like the 360 controller so it alerts you that you've been shot? Or maybe they can make a keyboard that vibrates when you're shot.
They make a vest and helmet, actually. I don't need to feel a vibration to realize I have been hit or have hit someone.

http://www.telegraph.co.uk/news/ukne...eing-shot.html
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They make a vest and helmet, actually.
I can see all the Battlefield fanboys rushing out and buying one...
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post #26 of 28
I too prefer controls for most games, the exception would be fps, I dont play a lot of FPS but when I do I cant use a control, I plain out suck at fps with a controller I like to bind the forward movement to the right mouse button, fire to the left mouse button and bind everything else to the F keys. Kinda got used to that setup playing Star wars galaxies. Oh and I can for the life of me play a racing game with the keyboard Ive tried. Tried dirt 2 with keyboard was not happening.
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Do they make mice that vibrate like the 360 controller so it alerts you that you've been shot? Or maybe they can make a keyboard that vibrates when you're shot.
Not that I've seen, and most wouldn't buy it because why purposely throw off your aim? It might be cool for SP, but it would get you rolled in MP, not to mention all the extra weight the mouse would have because of it.
    
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post #28 of 28

There are already mice with force feedback.



I turn that off on a control pad for the same reason people would turn it off on a mouse.
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