Just out of curiosity, do you all think that the first or third person perspective works better for Western games? I personally favor third, if only because RDR and Gun used it and the first person perspective in Call of Juarez 1 and Dead Man's Hand didn't work so well. It just seems like a straight-up FPS doesn't work for this sort of game, and that Rockstar has it right with third person... any opinions?
#2King_Jeremy_77Posted 3/15/2009 8:27:17 AM
3rd Person seems the best way to go.
#3sargentstuddaPosted 3/18/2009 10:21:08 PM
3rd person all the way, that only good western games were 3rd person. call of Juarez was trash in my opinion - Never shall the blood of the innocent be shed, but the blood of the wicked shall flow like a river.
#4HappyHappyJoyJoyPosted 3/20/2009 5:11:39 AM
Outlaws, an ancient FPS by Lucasarts, is still the best Western game of all time, much better than either RDR or Gun, which while I enjoyed both, each were fairly flawed in their own ways.
#5MrPilgrimPosted 3/20/2009 7:26:33 AM
3rd person is the best. i love watching my character dodge all around the action, its gives it a cool cinematic feel to it. first person is really not that great for western shooters.
#6sargentstuddaPosted 3/25/2009 4:59:18 AM
outlaws sucked --- Never shall the blood of the innocent be shed, but the blood of the wicked shall flow like a river.
#7BlazingxPaddlesPosted 3/26/2009 4:53:51 AM
3rd person is the way to go.
#8HappyHappyJoyJoyPosted 3/26/2009 7:45:21 AM
From: sargentstudda | #006 outlaws sucked
No, actually at the time it released it was ****ing amazing.
#9sargentstuddaPosted 3/27/2009 8:10:11 PM
i disagree, i couldn't enjoy it --- Never shall the blood of the innocent be shed, but the blood of the wicked shall flow like a river.
#10GutzNRagePosted 4/11/2009 6:05:34 PM
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