I need a review from a left handed person

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4 years ago#1
If you all remember the debt about this before release....
I still have not seen any reviews from lefties
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4 years ago#2
learn to game right handed or find a different hobby?
4 years ago#3
Why is it not friendly for lefties? I'm left-handed, and I haven't had any problems with it.
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4 years ago#4
I'll base my experiences on what I played on the DS since it's the same thing, I've played many touch-based games and find many of them play just fine with the left hand. Including Zelda: Phantom Hourglass and Kirby Canvas Curse which were both pretty awesome.
4 years ago#5
as a lefty the only game i'm nervous about is Kid Icarus. The rest of the 3DS is fine but I really want Kid Icarus and i heard it wasn't lefty friendly with the controls.
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4 years ago#6
lefty... lol
4 years ago#7
I'm left handed. I do everything except shoot a gun left handed. I haven't had any problem with the DS or 3DS.
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4 years ago#8
It's pretty easy to be a lefty and play the DS/3DS games. Most games that involve extensive use of the touch screen will have options for which laterality you are of. In these cases, most menus/buttons/whatnot will be mirrored around for easier access for lefties. For the games where the stylus isn't required as much, it's simple to just hold the stylus in between two fingers of your left hand. Or you can get a screen protector and just use your fingers on the touch screen for more convenience.
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4 years ago#9
It's not as big a problem as you would think. The vast majority of games are perfectly doable as a lefty, though the ones that are lefty-unfriendly deserve to burn in the seventh layer of hell.

I've had trouble using Inchworm Animation because my left hand was moving the circle pad as I was drawing. That's the worst that's happened, though it is quite annoying.
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4 years ago#10
Most current 3DS games are perfectly playable left-handed, but that's because none of them really require stylus precision in conjunction with the circle pad. However, with shooters like Kid Icarus on the horizon, I'm starting to get a little worried.
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