Please poll this mods. Look invert in FPS's. Yes or No?

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Look invert in FPS?

GOD YES!
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21%
NO you freak!
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79%
 
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Post by G-force » Sun Jan 07, 2007 4:11 pm

I hate that when some games make you go through a tutorial making you try out inverted. I'm looking at you Halo! Its in the options, if people want it, they can go change it!

Anyways, dont care for inverted, dont know anyone who does.

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Post by daguuy » Sun Jan 07, 2007 4:14 pm

NO! Invert is evil. Only inverted games I play are flying
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Post by Extreme_Jesus » Sun Jan 07, 2007 4:26 pm

definitly not

but then again i only place PC fps (once you go mouse so never go....erm i dont know anything that means back that rhymes with mouse :lol: )

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Post by Sparkfist » Sun Jan 07, 2007 4:36 pm

Invert, if I'm stuck with it and it's a game I get into, boarders on Halo turny, I can get used to it fast. Though I often don't use it, all too often I'll go to look down, and instead look up, and a second later I'm dead. Followed closely by a controller throw to the floor if I'm 25 kills behind and I haven't been able to make a single kill myself.
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Post by teraflop122 » Sun Jan 07, 2007 5:18 pm

I thought it was silly as hell when Halo PC did the whole invert thing during the tutorial, before which I had never heard of it. I don't know...maybe it makes more sense on a console.

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Post by gamemasterAS » Sun Jan 07, 2007 6:07 pm

No I can't stand it.
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Post by HomicidalBarber » Sun Jan 07, 2007 6:38 pm

I got used to it when I would play Fighter Pilot games, I love inverted.

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Post by blackbox_dev » Sun Jan 07, 2007 7:05 pm

Hell no.
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Post by Mageslayer » Sun Jan 07, 2007 10:42 pm

Yes, always. Non-inverted makes me play like crap (even more so than usual).
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Post by Kyo » Sun Jan 07, 2007 11:10 pm

make a switch

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Post by sameguy » Mon Jan 08, 2007 12:43 am

I do .. but the only reason is because when I first got my x box ( second hand ) halo was set to invert and I have just gotten use to it .. annoys the hell out of my friends though.
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Post by cowsgoquack101 » Mon Jan 08, 2007 7:51 pm

I can't play inverted. Ever.

On a side note, anyone who thinks that mouse and keyboard aren't better, you're wrong. It's awesome.

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Post by G-force » Mon Jan 08, 2007 8:47 pm

cowsgoquack101 wrote:I can't play inverted. Ever.

On a side note, anyone who thinks that mouse and keyboard aren't better, you're wrong. It's awesome.
AMEN TO THAT! WASD + mouse > any controller.

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Post by Kurt_ » Tue Jan 09, 2007 9:45 am

You all suck. Inverted is the way to go. Like Tim said, there IS a connection between the joystick and the object in the game you're controlling.

I don't play inverted for games where the mouse or other X-Y position indicator is right against the object. It's like a teeter totter, and the fulcrum is the screen. If you're away from it, you gotta push down to go up. If you're touching it, you need to move up to go up (because you're moving the fulcrum when using a mouse or touch screen)

Out of the three people in this room who care, Me and John say YES, OH GOD YES to inverted, and the exchange student (Finland or Belgium) says he hates it.


The preference may have something to do with the users imagination. If you feel you ARE the person with the gun, up goes up. But if you feel you're controlling a puppet kind of thing, you need to yank down on the back of the head to make him look up in the front
INVERTED FOR THE WIN!
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Post by Kyosho » Tue Jan 09, 2007 10:40 am

I really, really don't like playing FPSes on consoles (WASD+mouse FTW), but when I do, I must set it to inverted. The first time I played Halo with my cousins I royally got my ass kicked until I could convince them to finally let me change to inverted. I think it's because I used to play space combat games, etc. on the PC with a joystick and that's how they were always set up.

Also, that's, you know, how you move your head in real life. When you want to look down, do you tilt your head backward? Haha.

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