Instead of getting them on playstation, I figured I might just get them on PC. I use a PS3 controller with DS3 tool and can use Joy2Key too if it's a necessity. --- At first I was like: http://i.imgur.com/jErinsz.png But then I was like: http://i.imgur.com/db14ZS9.jpg
#2LostHisHardcorePosted 8/13/2014 1:38:26 PM
I'd like to use my 360 pad with the old games. What's the best tool? --- "What we've got here is a failure to communicate!" "I'm you, I'm your shadow!"
#3CatToyPosted 8/13/2014 1:48:15 PM(edited)
Modern controllers probably won't work natively. Tomb Raider came out back when game ports on PC's were commonly used.
Joy2Key would probably work, but I don't know how it handles analog sticks.
Edit: Also, do yourself a favor and ditch DS3 Tool for Better DS3. http://betterds3.ciebiera.net/ --- pon pon way way way ponpon way pon way pon pon, way way ponponpon way way pon way pon way way.
#4GraviteerPosted 8/14/2014 10:25:03 AM
Games like Severance: Blade of Darkness play with mouse and keyboard, even though the former is not used to look around. It has tank controls, and it's still a nice scheme to avoid that problem of multiple keys being pressed at once, benefiting from 2 or more mouse buttons and a wheel to scroll through weapons, running speed, etc.
The only thing that "tank control" games need is a quick turn feature that allows more than just 180º. Say you are running and approaching a corridor at 45º (holding W and A) and you press the quick turn key that adds the input angle to your running angle, bringing you to 90º and facing the corridor's depth. --- When authors create they sign. When editors hack they design.
#5Bellum_SacrumPosted 8/14/2014 10:40:22 AM
They're perfectly playable if you have joytokey around and as long as your controller's digital pad isn't terrible like the 360's. --- "Now go ahead and leap ignorantly to the defense of wealthy game companies who don't know or care about you."