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Are the Bioshock games best on PC?

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1 year ago#1
I have 1 and 2 on 360, but my friends telling me they're best on PC. Is he right or are they the exact same thing?
1 year ago#2
Obviously they're the same games, they play the same, they just look a lot better on PC.
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1 year ago#3
Its pretty much the same thing, but the pc versions have the option of better lighting and effects, which aren't available in the 360 version, as well as the option to play with a headset which just adds to the atmosphere.
1 year ago#4
I just finished Bioshock 1 on PC, and I do have one warning about it-- the controls are extremely buggy if you want to use a gamepad. The overlays that come up to switch weapons / plasmids very frequently get stuck, preventing you from being able to change weapons.

The keyboard / mouse controls seemed fine from the short time I used them, though.
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1 year ago#5
And you can disable the post-processing effects on PC that ruins the entire ******* game.
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1 year ago#6
In my experience, if the game is available on PC, that will be the superior platform. There are a few games where this isn't the case but I would consider them the exception not the rule.
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1 year ago#7
Arcadia__person posted...
I just finished Bioshock 1 on PC, and I do have one warning about it-- the controls are extremely buggy if you want to use a gamepad. The overlays that come up to switch weapons / plasmids very frequently get stuck, preventing you from being able to change weapons.

The keyboard / mouse controls seemed fine from the short time I used them, though.


Why would you play a FPS with a gamepad though?
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1 year ago#8
brotrrwinner posted...

Why would you play a FPS with


No, shut the hell up.

Just shut up.

Seen this dumb ass discussion enough.
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1 year ago#9
brotrrwinner posted...
Arcadia__person posted...
I just finished Bioshock 1 on PC, and I do have one warning about it-- the controls are extremely buggy if you want to use a gamepad. The overlays that come up to switch weapons / plasmids very frequently get stuck, preventing you from being able to change weapons.

The keyboard / mouse controls seemed fine from the short time I used them, though.


Why would you play a FPS with a gamepad though?


If its not a competitive fps, why not? Many people prefer the feel of a gamepad more than mouse/keyboard and find using one to be a lot more comfortable. Myself included. Mouse/keyboard offers more precision which is great when you are playing online multiplayer or something, but if you are playing a single player game, who cares? go with whats more comfortable.
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1 year ago#10
brotrrwinner posted...
Arcadia__person posted...
I just finished Bioshock 1 on PC, and I do have one warning about it-- the controls are extremely buggy if you want to use a gamepad. The overlays that come up to switch weapons / plasmids very frequently get stuck, preventing you from being able to change weapons.

The keyboard / mouse controls seemed fine from the short time I used them, though.


Why would you play a FPS with a gamepad though?


Because I play a lot of console games, and I like the gamepad better. That's really it.
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