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Jaz007

Dreamz wrote:

The 360 controller is far, far superior to the DS - it's definitely worth the price.

As others have said, though, if you're playing FPSs, switch to mouse/keyboard unless you just want to pad everyone else's scores.

Have you actually used the Dualshock 4? While I always preferred DS, the DA4 is far suprior to the DS3.

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Jaz007 wrote:

Dreamz wrote:

The 360 controller is far, far superior to the DS - it's definitely worth the price.

As others have said, though, if you're playing FPSs, switch to mouse/keyboard unless you just want to pad everyone else's scores.

Have you actually used the Dualshock 4? While I always preferred DS, the DA4 is far suprior to the DS3.

I have, though my comment above was specially referring to the earlier iterations. The DS4 fixes a lot of the controller line's issue, but I still consider the 360 controller to be better. It has a better overall shape, better feel on the analog sticks, and the correct placement of the left analog stick. Sadly, neither Microsoft nor Sony seem to be able to create a decent D-Pad.

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Dreamz wrote:

Jaz007 wrote:

Dreamz wrote:

The 360 controller is far, far superior to the DS - it's definitely worth the price.

As others have said, though, if you're playing FPSs, switch to mouse/keyboard unless you just want to pad everyone else's scores.

Have you actually used the Dualshock 4? While I always preferred DS, the DA4 is far suprior to the DS3.

I have, though my comment above was specially referring to the earlier iterations. The DS4 fixes a lot of the controller line's issue, but I still consider the 360 controller to be better. It has a better overall shape, better feel on the analog sticks, and the correct placement of the left analog stick. Sadly, neither Microsoft or Sony seem to be able to create a decent D-Pad.

I dont know I have always liked Sony's D-pad now MS on the other hand........

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Kodeen wrote:

Tasuki wrote:

And I never play FPS games I am not a 12 year old with a foul mouth or a stoner living in my parents basement.

While that does describe a lot of modern FPS's, there are exceptions.

http://www.gog.com/game/stalker_shadow_of_chernobyl

You don't even have to go that far - games like the Fallout, Thief (the original duo, not the godforsaken abomination of a remake), and even ZombiU are often called FPS games by some. However, each of the above all are defined better by other genres. FPS is used a bit too broadly, unfortunately.

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JoeBroku

Since I don't own a 360 wired controller, or the receiver needed to use a wireless 360 controller on PC, I've been looking into ways to use my Wii U Pro Controller on my new computer. I found few results, and they seemed a bit... sketchy, to say the least. Has anyone been able to set up a Wii U Pro Controller for their PC here, and if so, what method did you use?

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JoeBroku wrote:

Since I don't own a 360 wired controller, or the receiver needed to use a wireless 360 controller on PC, I've been looking into ways to use my Wii U Pro Controller on my new computer. I found few results, and they seemed a bit... sketchy, to say the least. Has anyone been able to set up a Wii U Pro Controller for their PC here, and if so, what method did you use?

-Sorry in advance if help for PC Gaming isn't allowed in this thread-

There's probably a way to do it - I have an adapter that allows me to connect my Gamecube controller to my computer, and I imagine that would be even easier to do for the Pro controller. A quick search found this:

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@edhe So, this one lets you conquer planets? Well... MMMMaybe I'm interested. I have Civ III in my Steam Library, but I could never get around to playing it. The amount of information at throws at you can be staggering. It feels like you have to know a lot of things beforehand in order to play it properly. Maybe this one will be a little more newcomer-friendly?

Try something like Crusader Kings 2 makes Civ III look like Kirby.

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JoeBroku wrote:

Since I don't own a 360 wired controller, or the receiver needed to use a wireless 360 controller on PC, I've been looking into ways to use my Wii U Pro Controller on my new computer. I found few results, and they seemed a bit... sketchy, to say the least. Has anyone been able to set up a Wii U Pro Controller for their PC here, and if so, what method did you use?

-Sorry in advance if help for PC Gaming isn't allowed in this thread-

The Mayflash adapter Wii U Pro Controller Adapter does work problem is it use a literal mapping (Wii U - A to 360 - A etc). So you might need to mess around with Durazno. (To put the mapping back to a sensible way.)

https://code.google.com/p/magical-tools/downloads/list

If I was to buy a controller now I would get the Hori 360 one (It has a decent dpad).

No way I would mess around allowing unsigned drivers.

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Aluwolf

Dreamz wrote:

The 360 controller is far, far superior to the DS - it's definitely worth the price.

As others have said, though, if you're playing FPSs, switch to mouse/keyboard unless you just want to pad everyone else's scores.

ew. The thumbsticks are raised way too much on a 360.

It literally tries way too hard to be a fps controller but who uses a controller for that.

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CanisWolfred wrote:

I do.

Well yeah because there's aim assist in typical FPS. But any tournament competitive game has it turned off. Try installing a program like Keysticks that lets you control every action of your computer with a controller. It's really hard and shows how much we've come to rely on aim assist and other tweaks.

I was more so talking about playing PC competitive shooters like counter strike with a controller...its not really even possible.

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Aluwolf wrote:

CanisWolfred wrote:

I do.

Well yeah because there's aim assist in typical FPS. But any tournament competitive game has it turned off. Try installing a program like Keysticks that lets you control every action of your computer with a controller. It's really hard and shows how much we've come to rely on aim assist and other tweaks.

I was more so talking about playing PC competitive shooters like counter strike with a controller...its not really even possible.

I don't play multiplayer shooters at all, but honestly, I'm better with a controller than with a mouse. In fact, I find using a mouse incredibly annoying. I wouldn't mind some kind of alternative like a joystick to regularly use for my PC.

EDIT: Or maybe something like this, if the price wasn't so steep...

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I think.....I just might get a copy of.....

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I'm not a PC gamer, but.....This is one 'of the few' Survival horror PC titles that i wouldn't mind jumping into.
Does it live up the hype? Is it scarier than the Fatal Frame series? Mind you, i still haven't played any of the FF games.

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WaveBoy wrote:

I think.....I just might get a copy of.....

Untitled

I'm not a PC gamer, but.....This is one 'of the few' Survival horror PC titles that i wouldn't mind jumping into.
Does it live up the hype? Is it scarier than the Fatal Frame series? Mind you, i still haven't played any of the FF games.

If you want horror done right,

Untitled

is great. I liked it much more than Amnesia. Alternatively,

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Is also rather creepy, but it's more of a platform puzzler.

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