Nintendo needs to fix the VC controls

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1 year ago#1
The controls need a custom option like on Wii U VC. The 3DS is just too bulky and heavy to hold to use B and A. The NES games are ok with X and A. But still a Y and B option would be nice.
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1 year ago#2
I would love this.

also this is relevant: http://cdn.brawlinthefamily.keenspot.com/comics/2014-05-09-564.png
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1 year ago#3
LeaderRElliot posted...
I would love this.

also this is relevant: http://cdn.brawlinthefamily.keenspot.com/comics/2014-05-09-564.png


I love how BitF has become the xkcd of Nintendo, hahaha.
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1 year ago#4
I position my thumb between the A and B buttons where it is easy to press either or both of them with the tip of the finger. The face buttons' layout is too small to use the Y and B buttons with the tip and joint of the thumb, respectively.

So, yeah, A/B is better than Y/B IMO.
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1 year ago#5
Hahaha, that comic is perfect.
I've gotten used to it by rotating my hand a bit to the right, so it creates that angle over B and A, but it's still not very comfortable. We really need configurable buttons for these VC games.
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1 year ago#6
I can play mega man with A+B using only the thumb, but I'm sure that I would prefer having it on Y+B.
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1 year ago#7
*sigh*

Yeah it's pretty annoying.
vattodev posted...
I can play mega man with A+B using only the thumb, but I'm sure that I would prefer having it on Y+B.

I had to switch to using X and A :/
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1 year ago#8
Dante200X posted...
I had to switch to using X and A :/

The fact that this is even an option is a very good thing, and makes me consider getting those MM games more.
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1 year ago#9
It really is annoying to not have the y/b setup for some games. The custom control options for the Wii U VC are so awesome. Tweaking Megaman Battle Network was awesome. Made R2 and L2 the same as R1 and L1 (or whatever they are called) then made the x button the start menu and y button the tip button. So nice.
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1 year ago#10
Zeblid posted...
The fact that this is even an option is a very good thing, and makes me consider getting those MM games more.

It's do-able and works okay enough to beat MM games but it takes some time to get used to it and it's far from ideal.
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