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Oh god... I just played a couple games of TDM on MW2 with my 10 year old Compaq ball mouse. My k/d was around 0.5 when it is usually 1.2-1.5.

Anyone ever tried this out? How the hell did people play FPS games on their PC a decade ago with ball mice?
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On 800x600 or 640x480 resolution in much slower FPS games.

None the less, it was still fun and I love the weight of the steel ball.
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Hahah yeh I remember playing games with a ball mouse many years ago but i was not really into FPS... What kind of FPS were available in PC a decade ago really? tongue.gif
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Quote:
Originally Posted by RevyYYYe;13251502 
Hahah yeh I remember playing games with a ball mouse many years ago but i was not really into FPS... What kind of FPS were available in PC a decade ago really? tongue.gif
Day of Defeat, Team Fortress, Counter Strike, Half-Life, UT99, Battlefield 1942, Medal of Honor, Quake 3, and the Doom's
Edited by Tator Tot - 4/24/11 at 2:13am
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I played Counter-strike beta with a ball mouse.
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Yeah I used one.


A decade ago.
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post #7 of 70
Lol, my primary mouse was a cheap $5 ball mouse up til about 2 yrs ago. XD I don't know how I was able to put up with it, even my cheapo gigabyte optical feels a million times better. lol.
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Quote:
Originally Posted by Tator Tot;13251506 
Day of Defeat, Team Fortress, Counter Strike, Half-Life, UT99, Battlefield 1942, Medal of Honor, Quake 3, and the Doom's

Heh true... (Medal of Honor was my first FPS), you forgot Wolfenstein's biggrin.gif
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old people.
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