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post #21 of 31
If the controller was cheaper, I would totally buy it even for Portal 2 alone. That looked terrific. However, the other videos were horrible by comparison... worse play experience than a mouse, and slower even than a controller.

This controller just won't be a hit without dedicated content that can make use of its 3D tracking.
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post #22 of 31
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so. its designed to make you suck against other players with a very accurate aim (mouse support)
There's a whole world of gaming outside of competitive multiplayer.
post #23 of 31
Lol, to be honest I don't even like the idea of this mouse..
Why would I ever use this wii style controller on my PC?
In my opinion, it is not even cool at all.. but Razer are still doing interesting things..
    
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post #24 of 31
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...don't tell me you wouldn't want this for Skyrim.
I promise you that I definitely do not want this for Skyrim.
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post #25 of 31
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g/l landing a headshot with that thing
And my hands would get tired after 5 minutes of holding controller in outstretched position.
I'll just stick to mouse kthx.

P.S. that portal 2 vid was fake, I complete the entire game and your gun was not able to stretch crates and control how far you hold them.
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The Razer Hydra comes bundled exclusively with Portal 2, and includes a code that allows users to download the Portal 2 game client through Steam. Also, users who purchase the Razer Hydra Portal 2 bundle get exclusive access to the Sixense MotionPack DLC - a collaboration between Razer, Valve and Sixense.

The Sixense MotionPack DLC includes TrueMotion levels that were designed specifically for motion gaming to harness the full capabilities of the Razer Hydra.
Yo should read.
post #26 of 31
You know most people dont read the first post and skip on down to the post reply.

Razer needs to lower the price because i wouldnt see my self paying 140 tho it be less hassle then trying to get the wii mote with the wii sensor to work with the pc and configuring the buttons.
Edited by admflameberg - 4/25/11 at 6:49am
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post #27 of 31
Bundled with Portal 2, and this wasn't talked about before the release of Portal 2 why? I would've held off on getting it just to give this a shot with more content from Portal 2. I'd say thats a fail, lost at least one customer since I don't need another copy of Portal 2 now and it would've made the price tag seem less had I not had the game already.
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post #28 of 31
No thanks, I'm more interested in using Kinect for my computer.
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post #29 of 31
I saw this demonstrated a few years ago. It looks so much better than wii controls but why buy it, it would only be good for single player. Useless for online, unless they make a Hydra only room but then whats stopping me from going in and getting a 30-1 kill death ratio vs them?
    
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post #30 of 31
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Bundled with Portal 2, and this wasn't talked about before the release of Portal 2 why? I would've held off on getting it just to give this a shot with more content from Portal 2. I'd say thats a fail, lost at least one customer since I don't need another copy of Portal 2 now and it would've made the price tag seem less had I not had the game already.
There's a version with the full portal 2 game and a version without the portal 2...
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