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88. Re: Dungeon Siege III Demo Jun 7, 2011, 22:26 Teddy
 
noman wrote on Jun 7, 2011, 22:19:
I can't disagree with it more. First of all you missed out racers, for which game controllers work substantially better than keyboard.

Analog controls for racers, mouse controls for FPS, flight stick for roll/pitch games, and gamepad/analog control for platformers are all examples of game controls suitable for different genres.

Calling keyboard/mouse as some sort of standard for PC gaming is quite frankly an idiotic and a very short sighted stance.

Your disagreement is really irrelevant. Most PC gamers do NOT own controllers, wheels or joysticks. A simple look at the market for those products will tell you that. They sell to niche markets, and far from well at that.

Contrast that to the fact that EVERYONE who games on a computer has a keyboard and mouse and that makes it the standard.

What you prefer is irrelevant. What is actually used more commonly is the issue.
 
 
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