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Will we be able to use a wired Xbox 360 controller with GoC??
I prefer them to pc controls but not sure how hard it is to do



on Fri Mar 08, 2013 3:35 pm

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Im almost positive it will be a feature. Every recent halo game has forced a controller on players, and switching to pc controls would be a pain for a lot of people.



on Fri Mar 08, 2013 9:06 pm

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But if it was keyboard only it'd be able to feature a lot more commands/features



on Fri Mar 08, 2013 9:13 pm

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Most likely. Even if they don't for some reason, Google or this can still help you. And for the amount of buttons problem, there are ways around that. The D-Pad could open a menu with more options or something. The D-Pad has a history of being very underused in Halo games, so that's a few extra buttons there.



on Fri Mar 08, 2013 9:17 pm

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Kusa 'Aezotee wrote:Most likely. Even if they don't for some reason, Google or this can still help you. And for the amount of buttons problem, there are ways around that. The D-Pad could open a menu with more options or something. The D-Pad has a history of being very underused in Halo games, so that's a few extra buttons there.

I feel like using the D-pad would be clunky and/or slow though.



on Fri Mar 08, 2013 9:35 pm

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PandorasBox12 wrote:
Kusa 'Aezotee wrote:Most likely. Even if they don't for some reason, Google or this can still help you. And for the amount of buttons problem, there are ways around that. The D-Pad could open a menu with more options or something. The D-Pad has a history of being very underused in Halo games, so that's a few extra buttons there.

I feel like using the D-pad would be clunky and/or slow though.
Maybe. They could get it working one way or another though.



on Fri Mar 08, 2013 9:58 pm

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SlashedTortoise wrote:Will we be able to use a wired Xbox 360 controller with GoC??
I prefer them to pc controls but not sure how hard it is to do
You seriously are asking this? I am disappointed.



on Sat Mar 09, 2013 1:35 am

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Kusa 'Aezotee wrote:Most likely. Even if they don't for some reason, Google or this can still help you. And for the amount of buttons problem, there are ways around that. The D-Pad could open a menu with more options or something. The D-Pad has a history of being very underused in Halo games, so that's a few extra buttons there.

^ Ive been looking for something like this that could get my joystick to work for pc games. Thanks for putting it up! Smile



on Sat Mar 09, 2013 2:03 am

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you could use just about anything when it comes to pc gaming...



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on Sat Mar 09, 2013 4:18 pm

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PandorasBox12 wrote:But if it was keyboard only it'd be able to feature a lot more commands/features

but the D-pad, we rarely put anything on the D-pad!
(grenade switching could be turned into 1 button instead of 2) aaaaaannnnddd we have 3 extra buttons!



on Sat Mar 09, 2013 7:53 pm

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kevow wrote:
PandorasBox12 wrote:But if it was keyboard only it'd be able to feature a lot more commands/features

but the D-pad, we rarely put anything on the D-pad!
(grenade switching could be turned into 1 button instead of 2) aaaaaannnnddd we have 3 extra buttons!

You can easily get like 15 more commands for the condtroller. All you need is for the d-pad to open a menu.
Like:
left + a = MEDIC!
left + x = NEED AMMO!
left + b = HELP!
etc
And then you also have right, up and down so you can have tons of commands and stuff!

(and it wouldn't be that comblicated, you would get used to it and learn to use it really fast)



on Sun Mar 10, 2013 11:40 am

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Mad Mike wrote:
kevow wrote:

but the D-pad, we rarely put anything on the D-pad!
(grenade switching could be turned into 1 button instead of 2) aaaaaannnnddd we have 3 extra buttons!

You can easily get like 15 more commands for the condtroller. All you need is for the d-pad to open a menu.
Like:
left + a = MEDIC!
left + x = NEED AMMO!
left + b = HELP!
etc
And then you also have right, up and down so you can have tons of commands and stuff!

(and it wouldn't be that comblicated, you would get used to it and learn to use it really fast)

Why stop there? Battlefield 3 xbox controls have tapping the back button set to make callouts to whatever the player is looking at. (pressing and holding the back button gives the scoreboard) This would leave the d-pad completely open.



on Sun Mar 10, 2013 12:58 pm

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SilentGamer64 wrote:
Mad Mike wrote:

You can easily get like 15 more commands for the condtroller. All you need is for the d-pad to open a menu.
Like:
left + a = MEDIC!
left + x = NEED AMMO!
left + b = HELP!
etc
And then you also have right, up and down so you can have tons of commands and stuff!

(and it wouldn't be that comblicated, you would get used to it and learn to use it really fast)

Why stop there? Battlefield 3 xbox controls have tapping the back button set to make callouts to whatever the player is looking at. (pressing and holding the back button gives the scoreboard) This would leave the d-pad completely open.


this can all be fitted in 1 button, down on the d-pad makes the pop-up of a commo-rose like bf3 (or the circle from halo wars) and select almost everything you can.



on Sun Mar 10, 2013 5:10 pm

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SlashedTortoise
RB + Left D-Pad = vehicles radio on/off
RB + Up D-Pad = Vehicle Horn
RB + Right D-Pad = .....
RB + Down D-Pad = .....
LB + Left D-Pad = .....
LB + Up D-Pad = .....
etc
etc
etc

its very possible to do it all, just little side things will have to be combo buttons



on Wed Mar 13, 2013 5:53 pm

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Yes, Im using one right now



on Mon Mar 18, 2013 7:13 pm

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Swanton007 wrote:Yes, Im using one right now

thread has been answered! REJOICE!

lol



on Mon Mar 18, 2013 9:28 pm

360 controller? Empty stryking | 4155 The Floaty Green Dude

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Swanton007 wrote:Yes, Im using one right now

keyboard and mouse FTW



on Mon Mar 18, 2013 11:22 pm

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Swanton007 wrote:Yes, Im using one right now

YES I LOVE YOU!!! Razz



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